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Naming Ceremony of the

Dr. Stephen Riady Chinese Medicine Library

27 October 2008

Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) has received a donation of HK$8 million from Dr. Stephen Riady, President of the Lippo Group, in support of the Universityˇ¦s development.  In recognition of his generosity, the Chinese Medicine Library  is named after Dr. Stephen Riady and the Naming Ceremony was held on 27 October 2008.  Officiating at the Ceremony were Dr. Stephen Riady, Mr. Wilfred Wong, SBS, JP, Chairman of the Council and the Court; Professor Ng Ching Fai, President and Vice-Chancellor and Dr. Terry Webb, University Librarian.

Addressing at the Ceremony, Professor Ng Ching Fai thanked Dr. Riady for his steadfast support for the University over many years.  Professor Ng said the Riady family's vision and dedication in supporting higher education as a vital means of nurturing our younger generation were enduring sources of inspiration that would bring immense benefits to our society.

Renowned for their profound commitment to education, Dr. Stephen Riady and his family have since 2001 made generous donations amounting to more than HK$30 million to HKBU development projects, including the Student Residence Halls Project and the HKBU Development Fund.

The Ceremony was well-attended by many guests, including friends of the Lippo Group, supporters of HKBU, members of the Council and the Court, staff and students.



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(From left) Professor Ng Ching Fai, President and Vice-Chancellor; Dr. Stephen Riady, Mr. Wilfred Wong, SBS, JP, Chairman of Council and Court and Dr. Terry Webb, University Librarian unveil the plaque

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Mr. Wilfred Wong (1st right) presents a souvenir to Dr. Stephen Riady (centre) and poses a photo with Professor Ng Ching Fai

(From left) Professor Frank Fu, Professor Martha Cheung, Professor Ah Chung Tsoi, Mr. Y. K. Cheng, Professor Ng Ching Fai, Dr. Stephen Riady, Mr. Wilfred Wong, Dr. Terry Webb, Mr. William Leung, Professor Franklin Luk, and Mr. Andy Lee pose for a group photo

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In his speech, Professor Ng Ching Fai expresses his heartfelt gratitude to Dr. Stephen Riady

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(From left) Mr. Andy Lee, Professor Ah Chung Tsoi, Professor Ng Ching Fai, Dr. Stephen Riady, Mr. Wilfred Wong and Dr. Terry Webb pose for a group photo at the Dr. Stephen Riady Chinese Medicine Library

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Officiating guests tour the Dr. Stephen Riady Chinese Medicine Library

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