Dr. WONG Yin Cheung, Eugene 黃彥璋博士
Dr WONG Yin Cheung, Eugene (黃彥璋博士)
BEng (HKU)
MSc (The University of London)

Associate Professor
Department of Supply Chain and Information Management
Associate Programme Director of MSC-GSCM Programme
Director, Virtual Reality Centre (Link)

Tel : (852) 3963 5355

Dr Eugene Y C Wong received his BEng from The University of Hong Kong, MSc from The University of London, PhD from The University of Hong Kong, and Executive Education Programme from Harvard Business School. Dr Wong has over thirteen years of managerial and consulting experience in logistics transportation and engineering industry. He has extensive experience in trade and traffic network planning, global container flow and enterprise development in shipping and container transportation. He has practiced regional systems engineering and cost modeling in semiconductor engineering industry. He has delivered trainings and consultancy on shipping, quality management, and business process re-engineering. He has served as committee members of professional associations. He has been teaching in university as well as publishing journal papers and books on supply chain and industrial engineering. He also serves in the editorial board of international journals. His research interests include global maritime and transport logistics, green logistics and decarbonisation, quality management and shipping law.

Research interestsJournal publicationsResearch grants and funding projectsBooksConference papersOther professional qualifications and accomplishments
TopResearch interests
  • Shipping and transport logistics, aviation and maritime operations, supply chain decarbonisation
  • Operations research and optimisation, artificial intelligence, and virtual reality
  • Quality management and systems
  • Shipping and logistics law

TopJournal publications
  • Wong, E. Y. C., Mo, D. Y., & So, S. (2020). Closed-loop digital twin system for air cargo load planning operations. International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, 1-13
  • Li, Y., Tsang, C. W., Chan, E. M. H., Wong, E. Y. C., Ho, D. C. K., Lu, X. Y., & Liang, C. (2020). Sustainable Option for Hydrogen Production: Mechanistic Study of the Interaction between Cobalt Pincer Complexes and Ammonia Borane. Catalysts, 10(7), 723
  • Wong, E. Y. C., Chan, F. F. Y., & So, S. (2020). Consumer perceptions on product carbon footprints and carbon labels of beverage merchandise in Hong Kong. Journal of Cleaner Production, 242, 118404.
  • Wong, E. Y., Yeung, J. C., & Chen, L. (2019). Modified Universalism and the Proposed Adoption of the UNCITRAL Model Law on Cross-Border Insolvency in Hong Kong-From the Hanjin Shipping Bankruptcy Case. Journal of Maritime Law and Commerce, 50(1), 21-43.
  • Ho, D. C., Mo, D. Y., Wong, E. Y., & Leung, S. M. (2019). Business intelligence for order fulfilment management in small and medium enterprises. International Journal of Internet Manufacturing and Services, 6(2), 169-184.
  • Wong, E., Tai, A., Zhou, E. (2018). Optimising truckload operations in third-party logistics: a carbon footprint perspective in volatile supply chain. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment. 63(2018) pp. 649-661.
  • Wong, W. H., Wong, E., Mo, D. Y., & Leung, L. (2018). Impact of cabotage relaxation in mainland China on the transshipment hub of Hong Kong. Maritime Economics & Logistics, 1-18.
  • Wong, E., & Wei, Y. (2018). Customer online shopping experience data analytics: Integrated customer segmentation and customised services prediction model. International Journal of Retail & Distribution Management, 46(4), 406-420.
  • Wong, E., Tai, A. H., Wei, Y., & Yip, I. (2018). Redesigning one-warehouse n-retailer routing model in inter-store stock transfer operations of an international retail chain distribution. Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics, 30 (3), pp. 536-554.
  • Qiu, X., Wong, E.Y.C., & Lam, J.S.L. (2018). Evaluating economic and environmental value of liner vessel sharing along the maritime silk road. Maritime Policy & Management, 1-15.
  • Wong, E., Wines, T., & Li, S. (2017). Sustainable Data Analytics for Environmental Performance Monitoring in Dynamic Supply Chain Infrastructure. Management Studies, 5(6), 483-492.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Wong, W.H. (2016) The Development of Reusable Luggage Tag with the Internet of Things for Mobile Tracking and Environmental Sustainability. Journal of Sustainability. 9(1) 58.
  • Wong, E. Y. (2016). Development of Mobile Voice Picking and Cargo Tracing Systems with Internet of Things in Third-Party Logistics Warehouse Operations. International Journal of Management and Sustainability, 5(4), 23-29.
  • Wong, E. Y., Tai, A., & Raman, M. (2015). A maritime container repositioning yield-based optimization model with uncertain upsurge demand. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 82, 147-161.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Tai, A.H., Lau, H.Y.K., Ramand, M., (2015) An utility-based decision support sustainability model in slow steaming maritime operations, Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, Volume 78, Pages 57–69.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Lau, H.Y.K., Raman, M., (2014). Supply chain decarbonisation – a cost-based decision support model in slow steaming maritime operations, International Journal of Social, Human Science and Engineering Vol. 8, No. 3, 2014, World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology.
  • Wong, E.Y.C. and Chong, J.S.C., (2013). Supply chain decarbonisation in logistics and transportation, Journal of Traffic and Logistics Engineering, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 233.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Lau, H.Y., Mak, K.L., (2010). Immunity-based evolutionary algorithm for optimal global container repositioning in liner shipping, International Journal of OR Spectrum, Vol. 32, Number 3, 739-763, 2010.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Yeung, S.C., Lau, H.Y., (2009). Immunity-based hybrid evolutionary algorithm for multi-objective optimization in global container repositioning, Journal of Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, 22 (2009) pp 842-854.
TopResearch grants and funding projects
  • 2021 – Quality Enhancement Support Scheme (QESS) – Development of real-time cooperative VR multi-CAVE systems for collaborative and team learning (Principle Investigator) (Funding Amount: HK$8,770,761)
  • 2020 – The Research Grants Council (RGC) – Institutional Development Scheme (IDS) Collaborative Research Grant (CRG): Development of renewable energy for decarbonising and modelling sustainable transport and logistics operations in smart cities of the Greater Bay Area (Principle Investigator) (Funding amount: HKD3,015,000).
  • 2019 – RGC – Inter-Institutional Development Scheme (IIDS): Cybersecurity: risk management from advanced technology to law and insurance for maritime and aviation logistics operations (PI) (Funding amount: HKD707,695)
  • 2018 – The Research Grants Council (RGC) – Competitive Research Funding Schemes –Three-echelon collaborative slot allocation planning for liner shipping revenue management under uncertain demand (Principal Investigator) (HKD869k)
  • 2018 – Sustainable Development Grant, Institute for Youth Sustainability Development (IYSL), HSMC – Development of advanced innovative platforms on sustainability development goals (SDG) initiatives (Principle Investigator) (Funding amount: HKD100,000)
  • 2017 – RGC FDS – The Adaptive Process Optimization Strategies: Sustaining the Best-in-class Performance of Spare Parts Services (Co-Investigator) (Funding amount: HKD985,650)
  • 2017 The Research Grants Council (RGC) Competitive Research Funding Schemes Inter-Institutional Development Scheme (IIDS): Interactive Case-based Pedagogical Development on Maritime, Aviation and Logistics Law for Supply Chain and Logistics Operations (Principal Investigator) (HKD402k)
  • 2016 The Research Grants Council (RGC) Competitive Research Funding Schemes Faculty Development Scheme: Consumer carbon label: development of supply chain product carbon footprint and consumer carbon index for beverage merchandise (Principal Investigator) (HKD967k)
  • 2015 –?Education Bureau – Quality Enhancement Support Scheme (QESS): The development of an education and research center with automatic virtual reality platform for 3D interactive learning and big data analytics.?(Principal Investigator)(HKD2m)
  • 2014 – The Research Grants Council (RGC) – Competitive Research Funding Schemes: Supply chain decarbonisation: good industry practices and development of carbon footprint toolkit. (Principal Investigator)(HKD639k)
  • 2014 – The Research Grants Council (RGC) – Competitive Research Funding Scheme: Integrated modeling approach for increasing Hong Kong Port competitiveness. (Co-Investigator)(HKD721k)
  • 2001 – Innovation and Technology Fund (ITF): Middle Management-Driven Kaizen Implementation for manufacturing industries. (Implementation member)
  • 2000 – Innovation and Technology Fund (ITF): Green Plastics Technology. (Implementation member)
  • 2000 – Innovation and Technology Fund (ITF): Opto-mechantronics development. (Implementation member)
  • Eugene Wong, Danny Ho, Stuart So, Emma Zhou, 2019, Supply Chain Decarbonisation – Organisation and Product Carbon Footprint. GlobalCPC, 2nd Edition, 220pp.
  • Eugene Wong, 2018, Maritime and Aviation Logistics Law for Business Practitioners – Case-based pedagogical development of maritime, aviation and logistics law for supply chain and logistics operations. Cube Publishing, 1st Edition, 87pp.
  • Eugene Wong, Danny Ho, Emma Zhou, and Rachel Yip, 2017, Supply Chain Decarbonisation – A carbon footprint toolkit for logistics and transportation. Cube Publishing, 1st Edition. 155pp.
  • Eugene Wong, 2003,?Cost Engineering Handbook for Semiconductor Industry,?Royal Philips Electronics, 99 pp.
  • Li, L.M., Lee, K.K., Lai W.W., Wong, Y.C., 2002,?Green Plastics Reference Directory,?1st Edition, Hong Kong Productivity Council, 307 pp.
TopConference papers

Supply Chain, Maritime and Air transportation

  • Wong, E.Y.C., Ling, K. K. T. (2020) Decision analytics system on new service deployments for supply chain pattern changes under US-China trade protectionism impact. 28th Annual Conference of the International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME), 10-13 June 2020, Hong Kong.
  • Zhang, X., Wong, E.Y.C., Li, Minming, Ling, Kev. (2020) Approximation algorithms for dynamic slot aalocation planning in liner shipping operations. 28th Annual Conference of the International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME), 10-13 June 2020, Hong Kong.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Ling, K.K.T. (2019) Development of air cargo loading optimisation model for airline operations. 2019 International Conference on Industrial Engineering & Engineering Management. 15-18 December 2019, Macau.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Tai, A.H., Lam, J.S.L., Mo, D.Y. (2019) Stabilizing slot exchange of ship alliance members via bargaining theory and non-cooperative game mechanism. 9th International Conference of Logistics and Maritime Systems, 14-16 August 2019, Singapore.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Tai, A.H., Lam, J.S.L. (2019) Modelling multi-echelon collaborative slot allocation planning for liner shipping revenue management, 27th Annual Conference of the International Association of Maritime Economists, 25-28 June 2019, Athens, Greece.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Tai, A.H. (2019). Modelling n-person non-cooperative equilibria in slot exchange of ship liners under a ship alliance, International Forum on Shipping, Ports and Airports (IFSPA), 20-24 May 2019, Hong Kong.
  • Mo, D.Y., Ho, C.K., Wang, Y., Wong, E.Y.C. (2018). Redeploying Excess Inventories for Service Parts Management. 19th Asia Pacific Industrial Engineering and Management Systems Conference, 5-8 December 2018, Hong Kong.
  • Wong, E., Yeung, J., Chen, L., Mak, C. (2017). Impact on Hanjin Bankruptcy towards global maritime logistics. 2017 Asian Law and Society Annual Conference (ALSA 2017). 15-16 December, 2017, Hsinchu City, Taiwan.
  • Qiu, X., Wong, E.Y.C., Lam, J.S.L. (2016). Evaluating Economic and Environmental Value of Liner Shipping Vessel Sharing in the Maritime Silk Road. One Belt and One Road (OBOR) international conference on the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road for Transportation and Global Supply Chain. 1-2 December 2016, Melbourne, Australia.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Zhou, E.W.T. (2016). Paradigm shift of multimodal transportation under the development of Eurasia landbridges, Conference on Logistics and Maritime Studies on One Belt One Road, 10-11 May 2016, Hong Kong.
  • Wong, E.Y.C. (2015) Development of Internet of Things (IoT) with mobile voice picking and cargo tracing systems in warehouse operations of third-party logistics, 3rd International Scientific Conference on Applied Sciences and Engineering, 27-28 July 2015 (Best Paper Award)
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Chong, J.S.C., (2014) An air traffic decision support model for flight departure in an international airport, 20th Conference of the International Federation of Operational Research Societies, July 2014, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., (2014). Reusable luggage tag for mobile tracking and sustainability development, The 19th Asia-Pacific Decision Sciences Institute Conference (APDSI 2014) Conference Proceedings “Global and Sustainable Supply Chain in the 2010s”, 18 – 22 July, 2014, Yokohama, Japan.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Lau, H.Y.K., (2014). The development of a slow steaming decision support system for a service route in Trans-Pacific trade, International Forum on Shipping, Ports and Airports (IFSPA) 2014, 19-21 May 2014.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., and Lau, H.Y.K, (2014). Green port development in Hong Kong – reduction of marine and port-related emissions, First International Conference on "Supply Chain Sustainability", January 2014.
  • Wong, E.Y.C. et al., (2009). A Hybrid Evolutionary Algorithm for Optimal Container Repositioning, The 5th International Congress on Logistics and SCM Systems, ICLS2009, Seoul Korea, June 2-5, 2009.

Virtual Reality, Big Data, Customer Behaviour Analytics, and Artificial Intelligence

  • Wong, E.Y.C., Ling, K.K.T. (2019) Optimising maritime vessel slot allocation planning with Genetic Algorithm: The case for a Trans-Pacific Trade service. 2019 International Conference on Industrial Engineering & Engineering Management. 15-18 December 2019, Macau.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Mo, D.Y. (2018). Close-looped digital twin system on cargo loading planning operations. 19th Asia Pacific Industrial Engineering and Management Systems Conference, 5-8 December 2018, Hong Kong.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Kong, K.H., Hui, R.T.Y. (2017) The influence of learners’ openness to IT experience on the attitude and perceived learning effectiveness with virtual reality technologies, IEEE International Conference on Teaching, Assessment, and Learning for Engineering (TALE), 12-14 December 2017.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Mo, D.Y.W., Ng, T.Y., Chan, K.Y., Chan, K.Y., Lau, H.Y.K. (2017). Development of Immersive Virtual Reality System for Planning of Cargo Loading Operations. ICVAR 2017: 19th International Conference on Virtual and Augmented Reality. 8-9 January 2017, Singapore (Best Presentation Award).
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Yip, I.W.H., Zhou, E., (2015). Immersive virtual reality in logistics, data analytics and industrial applications. The 20th Asia Pacific Decision Science Institute Conference (APDSI 2015). 19-24 Jul 2015, HK.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Zhou, E., (2015) Assessing factors in mobile marketing context model adopting TAM, Commitment-Trust Theory, environment and emotional items in facilitating purchasing intention. International Conference on Service System and Service Management (ICSSSM 2015) – 22-24 Jun 2015.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Lau, H.Y.K, (2009). Advancement in the twentieth century in artificial immune systems for optimization: review and future outlook., IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, October 11-14, 2009, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Yeung, H.S., Lau, H.Y.K., (2008). Immunity-based hybrid evolutionary algorithm for multi-objective optimization, AI-2008 Twenty-eighth SGAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Cambridge, England, 9-11 December 2008. In Research and Development in Intelligent System XXV (pp. 337-342). Springer London.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Lau, H.Y.K., Mak, K.L., Chong, J.S.C., (2006). Decentralized AIS-based Dynamic Routing Regulation, Proceedings of International Conference on Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Hong Kong SAR, 5-7 Jan 2006.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., and Lau, H.Y K, (2005). The Development of AIS Paradigm in Dynamic Routing. International Conference on Operations and Supply Chain Management, Bali, Indonesia, 15-17 Dec 2005.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Lau, H.Y.K., Mak, K.L., (2005).?Regulated AIS-based Dynamic Shipment Routing, Proc. of Int. Symposium on Bio-Inspired Computing 2005 (BIC’05), Johor Bharu, Johor, Malaysia, 5-7 Sept 2005, pp 217-222.
  • Lau, H.Y.K. and Wong, E.Y.C. (2005). An AIS-Based Dynamic Routing (AISDR) Framework. In Christian Jacob et al. (Ed.), Artificial Immune Systems: 4th International Conference, ICARIS 2005, Banff, Alberta, Canada, August 2005 Proceedings, (pp. 56-71). Springer-Verlag BmbH.

Supply Chain Decarbonisation and Carbon Footprint

  • Wong, E.Y.C., So, S. (2018) Development of a Carbon Footprint Model for Attaining a Low Carbon Economy from a Transportation Perspective, The International Conference on Smart Mobility and Logistics in Future Cities. 18-20 October 2018, Hong Kong.
  • Chan, F.F.Y., Wong, E.Y.C., So, S. (2018). Consumers' Perception of Carbon Footprint on Beverage Products. 27th Annual World Business Congress. 10-14 June 2018, Hong Kong.
  • Wong, E., So, S., Chan, F. (2018). Diffusion of Innovation: The Adoption Process of Carbon Footprint Labelling. 27th Annual World Business Congress. 10-14 June 2018, Hong Kong.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Wei, Y., Chan, F.F.Y. (2017). Modelling the impact of fixed and dynamic routing of beverage product carbon footprint. The International Society for Ecological Modelling Global Conference 2017, 17-21 September 2017, Jeju, Korea.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Zhou, E.W.T. (2016). Evaluating emission trading scheme of China on transport and logistics sector, The 16th COTA International Conference of Transportation Professionals (CICTP2016), 6-9 July, 2016, Shanghai, China.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Zhou, E.W.T. (2016). Supply chain decarbonisation: supply chain carbon footprint in beverage and wine product, 2016 International Conference on Business and Information – Winter Session (BAI 2016-Winter), Bali, Indonesia, 2-4 February, 2016.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Yip, I.W.H., Zhou, E., (2015). Truckload utilisation and its initiatives in mitigating carbon emissions and operation cost in third-party logistics. The 20th Asia Pacific Decision Science Institute Conference (APDSI 2015). 19-24 Jul 2015, HK.
  • Wong, E.Y.C., Wines, T., Li, S., (2015) Sustainability and data analytics in response to dynamic supply chain infrastructure. The 20th Asia Pacific Decision Science Institute Conference (APDSI 2015). 19-24 Jul 2015, HK.
TopOther professional qualifications and accomplishments
  • 2020 EdTech Award – Finalist Award of Global Leader, EdTech Digest
  • 2019 EduTech Asia Award – Finalist Award on Best Use of Emerging Technology
  • 2019 EdTech Award – Finalist Award of Higher Education Technology Leader, EdTech Digest
  • Six Sigma Black Belt
  • ISO14064 Greenhouse Gas Accounting and Verification – Greenhouse Gas Verifier
  • Certificate of ISO 9000 Auditor/Lead Auditor
  • Fellow Member, The Hong Kong Sea Transport and Logistics Association
  • Chartered Member, Hong Kong Institute of Engineers (HKIE) – Logistics and Transport Division
  • Chartered Member, The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport
  • Professional Member, Hong Kong Logistics Association