Network Task Force

The Network Task Force (NTF), reporting to the JUCC Steering Committee, is responsible for the operation and technical management of the HARNET (Hong Kong Academic and Research Network) and its connections to Internet, local Internet exchange and research networks. The NTF closely monitors the performance of the HARNET/Internet infrastructure and ensuring non-interrupted network services.

The NTF is entrusted to leverage HARNET and use it as a shared platform more effectively for JUCC members. Members will discuss and propose network improvement plans, advise on usage policy and coordinate joint efforts in all network related issues.


Membership of NTF comprises representatives from all JUCC Full Members. JUCC Affiliate Members connecting to HARNET are also invited to join as observers. Mr. David Choi of The Chinese University of Hong Kong is appointed as Chairman of the NTF since January 2013.

Appointed Members
The University of Hong Kong

Ms Katherine Kwok (Deputy Chairman)
Mr Tony Wan

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Mr David Choi (Chairman)
Mr Walter Lee
Mr K W Pong (HARNET Technical Support)

The Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityMr Patrick Tsui
Mr S K Hau
Mr C H Law
City University of Hong KongMr Cyril Ha
Mr Alex Lam
Hong Kong Baptist UniversityMr Nicky Lam
Mr Johnny Au
Mr Ken Yam
The Hong Kong University of Science and TechnologyMr C S Wong
Mr Steven Wong
Mr Justin Kwok
Lingnan UniversityMr Waiman Cheung
Mr Max Yiu
Dr K P Wong
The Education University of Hong KongMr T K Kwan
Mr Fred Pang
The Open University of Hong KongMr Derek Pong
Mr Michael Lo
Vocational Training CouncilMr Ringo Chan
HARNET Technical SupportMr K W Pong (CUHK)
SecretaryMs Ivy Yip (JUCC)

The Network Task Force undertakes the responsibility of overlooking the following projects: