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Dr. Leung Wing Tai

 

Professional Affiliation

President

Lumina College, Hong Kong

 

Education

PhD (Communication), Regent University, USA

 

MFA (Cinema-Television), University of Southern California, USA

 

MA (Radio-TV-Film), Bowling Green State University, USA

 

MTS (Christianity & Society), Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, USA

 

BSc (Physics-Chemistry), University of Hong Kong

 

Short Bio

Life-long commitment to cultivate values and worldviews among youths and leaders, through the media and higher education. Served and later head of Breakthrough, a youth culture organization. Among his various achievements, he founded Breakazine! and pioneered media productions such as UZone21.com and the award-winning TV series “Generation 21: Young Spirits of Asia.” Deeply dedicated to youth ministry, Dr. Leung was one of the masterminds behind the founding of Breakthrough Youth Village as well as its unique leadership training programmes.

 

Dr. Leung’s service to the community included Former Consultant of the Central Policy Unit, Committee Member of Education and Social Welfare Policy, and Member of University Councils (The University of Hong Kong, City University of Hong Kong, and Hong Kong Polytechnic University). He has also taught at China Graduate School of Theology, United Wesleyan Graduate Institute, and Hong Kong Baptist Theological Seminary; in Norway, Thailand and the US he has lectured on youth, media, culture, education, faith and futuristic concerns. Author of ten books on the same areas.

 

Other Credentials

Awards

- Outstanding Graduate of the Year 1972; Faculty of Science, University of Hong Kong

-  Outstanding Alumni 2015, 2018; Faculty of Science, University of Hong Kong

-  Honorary Fellow, Hong Kong City University, 2010

-  Finalist in 1990 New York TV and Film Festival for TV production Generation 21.

 

Creative Media Productions

Hong Kong Gardener: Dr. Lee Iu Cheung (2013, documentary)

Eastern Europe: The Morning After (1993, TV).

Pathfinders (1990, TV).

Generation 21: Young Spirits of Asia (1989, TV).

Megatrends: Toward 2047 (1986, multi-vision).

Gen (root) (1984, multi-vision).

High Touch on Peace (1980, Interactive Exhibition).

 

Publications

2011.“Is Pandora Closer to God: IT and Christian Worldviews”. Issue no.2, Jeremiah’s Dilemma Quarterly, The Philippines.

 

2010. “Cultural Mandate and Youth” in Mission of God. HK: CCCOWE.

 

2005.“Media and Technology” in Compendium for Lausanne Forum.

2006.

 

1997.“Leadership for 21st Century”. Book Chapter in Future of Social Service in Hong Kong. Hong Kong Council of Social Service.

 

Books

2018. 10 Insights for Youth Work, HK: Breakthrough

2015. Canada vs. Hong Kong. HK: Breakthrough

2014. Beyond the On-and-off-able. HK: Breakthrough

2011. Turning Around: Bible Characters Rebuilding Their Lives. HK: Breakthrough

2009. Decisions that Make Kids Outstanding. HK: Breakthrough

2003. New Leadership DNA. HK: Breakthrough.

2003. Communication Exceed. HK: Breakthrough.

1980. Making of a Communicator. HK: CCCOWE. 

 

Bible Verse to Share

“The voice of him that cries in the wilderness, Prepare you the way of the LORD, make straight in the desert a highway for our God” (Isaiah 40:3, KJV)