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Department of Design

Academic Staff

Dr CHAN Man Hin, Eve

Assistant Professor

Email evechan@thei.edu.hk

Dr CHAN Man Hin, Eve

Dr Eve Chan is an Assistant Professor from the Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi). She earned her PhD in Fashion and Textiles Marketing and Merchandising from the Institute of Textiles and Clothing, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (HKPolyU) in 2009. Prior to joining THEi, Dr Chan was Research Fellow at the Hong Kong Community College of the HKPolyU and Visiting Lecturer of the Hong Kong Design Institute. In terms of her professional experience, she had served as Global Business Controller and Manager of the internationally renowned fashion company, H&M. Dr Chan possessed extensive industrial experience in buying, merchandising, marketing and retailing before commencing her academic career. 

 

Currently, Dr Chan is managing several competitive research projects in international trade of fashion and textile, location analysis of production in the belt and road initiative as well as econometric modelling. She has successfully collaborated with local and international fashion brands and apparel companies in carrying out research projects. Her research findings, which have generated an impact on the fashion and textile sector, are recognized by both academia and industry. Her publications include book chapters, papers in major peer-reviewed journals and international academic conferences. Dr Chan is the author and editor of the book entitled “Belt and Road Initiative - Collaboration for Success”, which is about the integration of econometric technique and artificial intelligence into the fashion and textile industry.

 

Dr Chan is the recipient of various research awards, including the best research paper award in an international conference - the 14th Asian Textile Conference (ATC-14) in 2017. She had been invited to be the keynote speaker, conference committee member, session chair and reviewer of several international conferences. 

TEACHING AREAS

  • Final Year Dissertation
  • International Trade in Textiles & Clothing
  • Fashion Marketing and Management
  • Fashion Business Foundation
  • Supply Chain Management

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Fashion & Textile Marketing & Merchandising

    Institute of Textiles and Clothing

    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons), Fashion & Textile Marketing & Merchandising 

    Institute of Textiles and Clothing

    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
  • Student Exchange programme

    School of Fashion Design and Merchandising

    Kent State University, Ohio, USA

 

EMPLOYMENT

  • Lecturer/Project officer

    Clothing Industry Training Authority, Hong Kong
  • Project Manager

    H&M HENNES & MAURITZ (FAR EAST)LTD.
  • Business Controller

    H&M HENNES & MAURITZ (FAR EAST)LTD

RESEARCH, ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS, PUBLIC LECTURES

Book

Chan, E.M.H., & Gunasekaran, A. (Eds.). (2020). Belt and Road Initiative – Collaboration for Success. Springer.

 

Refereed Journal Papers

Eve M. H. Chan, Danny C. K. Ho, C.-W. Tsang (2021). Estimating United States-Asia Clothing Trade: Multiple Regression vs. Artificial Neural Networks. Journal of Asian Finance, Economics and Business, 8(7). (Impact factor: 4.74)

 

Wong E.Y.C., Ho D.C.K., So, S., Tsang C.W. and Chan E.M.H. (2021). Life Cycle Assessment of Electric Vehicles and Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles Using the GREET Model – A Comparative Study. Sustainability, 13(9), 4872. (Impact factor: 2.576)

 

Yui-yip Lau, Eve Man Hin Chan (2021). Exploratory Study on Preventive Measures to Prevent Child Labour Exploitation in Belt and Road Countries from Perspective of Fashion Industry. International Journal of Innovation, Creativity and Change, 15(6), 462-494.

 

Ho, D.C.K., Chan E.M.H., Yip T.L., & Tsang C.-W. (2020). The United States’ Clothing Imports from Asian Countries along the Belt and Road: An Extended Gravity Trade Model with Application of Artificial Neural Network. Sustainability, 12(18):7433. (Impact factor: 2.576)

 

Yan Li, Chi-Wing Tsang, Eve Man Hin Chan, Eugene Yin Cheung Wong, Danny Chi Kuen Ho, Xiao-Ying Lu & Changhai Liang (2020). Sustainable Option for Hydrogen Production: Mechanistic Study of the Interaction between Cobalt Pincer Complexes and Ammonia Borane, Catalysts, 10, 723. (Impact factor: 3.520)

 

P.V. Ranjith, A.J.Varma, E. M. H. Chan & Y.Y. Lau. (2020). The Role of Social Entrepreneurship During COVID Pandemic – A Case Study Analysis on Selected Social Entrepreneurial Initiatives from India and Hong Kong. Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical and Control Systems, 12, 425-430.

 

Chan, E. M.H., Chu, K., Chow, H., Tsang, C., Ho, D. C., & Ho, S. (2019). Improving the Energy Efficiency of Petrochemical Plant Operations: A Measurement and Verification Case Study Using a Balanced Wave Optimizer. Energies, 12 (21), 1-14. (Impact factor: 2.707)

 

Chu, W.C.A., Chan, M.H.E., Cheung, J. and Nguyen, H-O. (2019), Looking back to look forward: Setting future research agenda for international business in Textiles and Clothing industry, Journal of International Logistics and Trade, 17(1): 21-32.

 

Chan, M.H.E., Ho, C.K.D., Yip, T.L., Cheung, J. and Gunasekaran, A. (2019), The Belt and Road Initiative's impact on Textile and Clothing Supply Chains in Asia: Views from Hong Kong Industrial Stakeholders, International Journal of Applied Business and International Management, 4(2): 9-16.

 

Chan, M.H.E., Chu, W.C.A., Lau, Y.Y., Ho, C.K.D. and Nguyen, H.O. (2018), What are the opportunities for manufacturing in the “one belt one road” initiative? The case of Hong Kong’s textiles and clothing sector, Journal of Textile Engineering & Fashion Technology, 4(6): 355-360.

 

Lau, Y.Y., Chan, M.H. E. and Nguyen, H.O. (2017), Assessing the Displacement Effect of Exports with Gravity Trade Model: China’s Textile and Clothing Case and OBOR Implications, Journal of International Logistics and Trade, 15(1): 19-32.

 

Chan, M.H., Eve; Au, K.F. and Sarkar, M.K. (2008), Antecedents to India’s Textile Exports: 1985-2005, International Journal of Indian Culture and Business Management, 1(3): 265-276.

 

Au, K.F. and Chan, M. H., Eve (2008), Economic, Social and Policy Determinants of EU-5 and American Apparel Imports: A Gravity Model Analysis, International Journal of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management, 1(3): 33-48.

 

Chan, M.H., Eve and Au, K.F. (2007), Determinants of China’s Textiles Export: An analysis by gravity model, Journal of Textile Institute, 98(5), 463-469.

 

Conference Proceedings

Wong E.Y.C., Ho, D.C.K., So, S., Chan, E.M.H. and Tsang, C.W. (2021), A Novel Approach of Environment Impact Assessment and Emission Measurement on the Inter-City Transportation in the Greater Bay Area (GBA) of China Using a Modified Gravity Model. 7th International Conference on Vehicle Technology and Intelligent Transport Systems (VEHITS2021). 28-30 April 2021.

 

Liane Wai Ying Lee, Eve, Man Hin Chan, Danny, Chi Kuen Ho and Tsz Leung Yip (2021), Image of Regional Cooperation Economic Partnership and Impact of Country Free Trade Agreement Participation using GDELT Big Data Sentiment Analysis. Academy of International Business (AIB) 2021 Online Conference, 24-27 June 2021.

 

Eve, Man Hin Chan, Danny, Chi Kuen Ho, Liane Wai Ying Lee, Tsz Leung Yip and Angappa Gunasekaran (2021), A Big Data Analysis of Perceived Image of Belt and Road Initiative. 48th Academy of International Business UK & Ireland Chapter Conference 2021 Virtual Conference at the University of Greenwich, 14th-16th April 2021.

 

Shafiq, K., Shahid Z. and Chan, M.H.E. (2020), Assessing Social Dimension of Supply Chain Sustainability in Emerging Market’s Textile Firm: Qualitative Insights from a Cross Border Perspective, Academy of International Business (AIB),Virtual conference, 2nd – 6th July, 2020.

 

Danny Chi Kuen Ho, Eve Hin Chan Man, Zubair Ali Shahid, Syed Irshad Hussain and Tsz Leung Yip (2020), An Extended Gravity Model of US-Asia Bilateral Clothing Trade under the Belt and Road Initiative: Panel Data Regression and Artificial Neural Network Analysis. Academy of International Business (AIB) 2020 Miami Conference (Online), July 4-6 2020.

 

Ho, C.K.D. and Chan, M.H.E. (2019), Neural Network Analysis of Asia’s Apparel Trade with USA,

ICOBMIT conference, India, 28th -30th December, 2019.

 

Ho, C.K.D., Chan, M.H.E., Cheung J. and Patal, C. (2019),  Predicting Asia’s Clothing Trade with USA within the Belt and Road Initiative Using Neural Network, The 2019 International Conference of Project Management (ICPM), Association of International Business & Professional Management (AIBPM), Manado, Indonesia, 21-22 September 2019.

 

Ho, C.K.D., Chan, M.H.E., Gunasekaran, A. and Yip, T.L. (2019), An Extended Gravity Model Analysis of Hong Kong’s Clothing Trade: Implications for Managing Global Supply Chains Under The “Belt and Road” Initiative, Academy of International Business (AIB) 2019 Copenhagen Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, 24-27 June 2019.

 

Cheung, L.J. and Chan M.H.E. (2019), The Impact of Competition-based Learning on Enhancing Students’ Motivation, Engagement and Professionalism: A Case Study of Fashion Design Undergraduates in Hong Kong, conference proceedings of International Conference on Applied Education, Technology and Innovation (AETI 2019), Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi), 16-18 April, 2019.

 

Chan, M.H.E., Ho, C.K.D., Yip, T.L., Cheung, J. and Gunasekaran, A. (2019), Evaluating the impact of the Belt and Road Initiative for Textile and Clothing companies in Asia, The 2019 International Conference of Project Management (ICPM), Association of International Business & Professional Management (AIBPM), Bali, Indonesia, 5-6 April 2019.

 

Chan, M.H.E., Chu, W.C.A., Gunasekaran, A., Yip, T.L. and Cheung, J. (2018), Exploratory Research Evidence of Challenges and Opportunities Perceived by Textiles & Clothing Companies in One Belt One Road Countries, AIB Oceania 2018 Research Symposium Conference, Department of Management and Marketing, University of Melbourne, 16-17 November 2018.

 

Cheung, L.J., Lau Y.Y., Chan M.H.E. and Ho C.K.D. (2018), How Can Design Competitions Enhance Students' Learning Motivation and Professionalism? A Case Study of Fashion Design Undergraduates in Hong Kong, Asian Conference on Education (ACE2018), 13-15 October, 2018, Tokyo, Japan

 

Chan, M.H.E., Chu, W.C.A., Lau Y.Y, Ho, C.K.D. and Nguyen, H. O. (2018). What Opportunities from the “One Belt, One Road” Initiative for Manufacturing? The Case of Hong Kong’s Textiles and Clothing Sectors, Belt and Road Initiative 2018 - Connectivity in Asia: Trade, Transport, Logistics and Business, 24-26 June 2018, School of Business and Management, RMIT University, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam. 

 

Chu, W.C.A., Chan, M.H.E., Cheung, J. (2018), A Review of the determinants of Textile and Clothing bilateral trade flow, Belt and Road Initiative 2018 - Connectivity in Asia: Trade, Transport, Logistics and Business, 24-26 June 2018, School of Business and Management, RMIT University, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam. 

 

Chu, W.C.A. and Chan, M.H.E. (2017), A Retail Gravity Model for Selecting the Optimal Store Location, World Transport Convention: Green and Integrated Development through Innovations, 3-6 June 2017, Beijing, China.

 

M. H. Eve Chan, Y.Y. Lau, W. C. Alice Chu and C.K. Danny Ho. (2017),  How can Hong Kong Help to Develop the Professional Supply Chain Service of Textiles & Clothing Industries under the “One Belt One Road” Initiative?, World Transport Convention: Green and Integrated Development through Innovations, 3-6 June 2017, Beijing, China

 

M. H. Eve Chan, W. C. Alice Chu, C.K. Danny Ho and Y. Y. Lau. (2017), The Impact on the Growth of China Clothing Exports towards Asian Developing Countries, the 14th Asian Textile Conference (ATC14): Disruptive Innovations for Textiles and the Supply Chain”, 27 - 30 June 2017, Hong Kong

 

Lau, Y.Y., Chan, M.H. E. and Nguyen, H.O. (2016), Assessing the Displacement Effect of Exports with Gravity Trade Model: China’s Textile and Clothing Case and OBOR Implications. OBOR Conference, 1-2 December 2016, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia

 

Book Chapters

Chan, C.T. Forrest, Cheung L., Jenny and Chan M.H. Eve (2020), The Impact of Competition-based Learning on Enhancing Students’ Motivation, Engagement and Professionalism: A Case Study of Fashion Design Undergraduates in Hong Kong. Applied Degree Education and the Future of Work – Education 4.0, Springer,197-211

 

Chan, E. M.H., Chu, K., Chow, H., Tsang, C., Ho, D. C., & Ho, S. (2019). Improving the Energy Efficiency of Petrochemical Plant Operations: A Measurement and Verification Case Study Using a Balanced Wave Optimizer. Energies, 12 (21), 1-14. (Impact factor: 2.707)

 

Au, K. F. and Chan, M.H., Eve (2010), The Impact of Social, Economic Variables and Logistics Performance on Asian Apparel Exporting Countries. Innovations in Supply Chain Management for Information Systems: Novel Approaches, 8, 204-215

 

ACADEMIC AWARDS AND OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

Research Award

 

Winner of the Best Paper Award: Fashion Design & Business (2017), The Impact on the Growth of China Clothing Exports towards Asian Developing Countries, the 14th Asian Textile Conference (ATC14), 27-10 June, 2017, Hong Kong

 

Funding and Grant Records

 

Competitive Grant

 

Co-Investigator. Development of Renewable Energy for Decarbonising and Modelling Sustainable Transport and Logistics Operations in Smart Cities of Greater Bay Area, 2019 Round of Research Grants Council (RGC) of Hong Kong, Collaboration Research Grant (CRG), HK$3,015,000. (UGC/IDS(C)14/B(E)01/19, Duration: 36 months)

 

Principal Investigator. Modelling Country Attractive Factors that affect Hong Kong’s Textiles and Clothing Trade Potential with One Belt One Road Countries. 2017 Round of Research Grants Council (RGC) of Hong Kong, Faculty Development Scheme (FDS), HK$ 476,990. (UGC/FDS25/B01/17, Duration: 18 months)

 

Research service contribution

 

Invited Presentation

The 6th International Management Virtual Conference (IMC) 2020, Fortune Institute of International Business (FIIB) on Advances in Management through Research, Innovation & Technology’ (AMRIT)” 16- 18 December 2020.

Topic: How to select the research topic?

 

Association of International Business and Professional Management (AIBPM), Webinar – Marketing, 10 September, 2020

Topic: How to Monitor Trending Topics on Social Media?

 

Invited Presentation (Opening Keynote Speaker)

 

2020 webinar program of AIBPM Talks (Webinar), 10th September, 2020, Marketing

 

2019 Manado International conference of Project Management (ICPM), 21-22 September 2019. Tourism, Economic and Applied Technology in Economy 4.0

 

Topic: The Future of Asian Textiles & Clothing Factories in the Age of Unsettling Political and Economic Environment: Strategies and Policy Responses to Belt and Road Initiative

 

Invited Panelist of Conference

 

2020 webinar program of AIBPM Talks (Webinar), 10th June, 2020, CoVid-19 Challenges on Financial Inclusion of Poorest of the Poor: Study of Slums and Beggars in India

 

2020 webinar program of AIBPM Talks (Webinar), 9th July, 2020, CoVid-19 and Global Supply Chain

 

Editorial Board Members

 

International Journal of Applied Business and International Management

Journal of Innovation, Leadership, Society and Sustainability

Journal of Textile Engineering & Fashion Technology

Journal of Fashion Technology and Textile Engineering 

 

Reviewer of publication

 

Reviewed Journal papers for the following publication:

 

Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics

Asian Journal of Education and Social Studies

FIIB Business Review

International Journal of Management Practice

International Journal of Applied Business and International Management

International Journal of Work Organization and Emotion

International Journal of Trade and Global Markets

Journal of Innovation, Leadership, Society and Sustainability

Journal of Sustainable Development of Transport and Logistics

Textile Research Journal

 

 

Reviewed Conference papers for the following events:

 

Academy of International Business (AIB) Online 2021

Academy of International Business (AIB) UKI Online, 2021

Academy of International Business (AIB) US Southeast Chapter Conference 2020

Advancing Management Research  in Latin America Conference Mexico 2020

Academy of International Business (AIB) Miami 2020

International Conference of Project Management (ICPM) Indonesia 2020

Association of International Business & Professional Management (AIBPM) Indonesia 2020 

Academy of International Business (AIB) Copenhagen Conference 2019

International Conference of Project Management (ICPM) Bali, Indonesia, 2019

International Conference of Project Management (ICPM) Manado, Indonesia, 2019

 

Organizing Committee Member and Session Chair of International Conference

Being a session chair at the 6th International Conference (virtual platform) on Managing Business in a Covid-19 Era: Opportunities & Challenges, 23 March, 2021, Skyline University College, Sharjah, U.A.E. School of business

Being an organizing committee member and session chair at the International

Conference of Project Management (ICPM) 2019, 21-22 September, 2019, Manado, Indonesia

Chairing a session at the Academy of International Business (AIB) Copenhagen Conference 2019, 24-27 June, 2019, Copenhagen, Demark

Being an organizing committee member and session chair at the International

Conference of Project Management (ICPM) 2019, 5-6 April, 2019, Bali, Indonesia

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Textiles and Clothing Marketing and Management
  • International Trade in Textiles & Clothing
  • Econometric Modelling