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HKU at InnoCarnival 2010

HKU Vice-Chancellor Professor Lap-Chee Tsui with helpers at the HKU booth

HKU at InnoCarnival 2010
06 Nov 2010 - 14 Nov 2010

The Technology Transfer Office coordinated the activities of HKU’s participation at the InnoCarnival 2010 which was held at the Hong Kong Science Park, Shatin from November 6-14, 2010. The event was organized by the Innovation and Technology Commission (ITC) to promote an innovation and technology culture among the community. This nine-day Carnival was considered the anchor programme of the InnoTech ...

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Entrepreneurship Academy

Entrepreneurship Academy
20 Oct 2010 - 08 Dec 2010

With funding support from the Knowledge Exchange Office, TTO initiated an eight-week workshop series to foster an entrepreneurial culture and strengthen such pertinent skills in the University, under which eight workshops in Entrepreneurship were organized for research staff, RPg students and alumni of related postgraduate programmes of the University. The invited speakers were either seasoned practitioners ...

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Final Session of FICPI SEAD training course on patent drafting

Final Session of FICPI SEAD training course on patent drafting
20 Sep 2010 - 24 Sep 2010

In support of the University’s mission of knowledge exchange, the Technology Transfer Office has partnered with The Federation of Internationale des Conseils en Propriete Industrielle (FICPI) (in English – the International Federation of Industrial Property Attorneys) to run the South East Asian Drafting (SEAD) training course on patent drafting for the first time in Hong Kong. The course is ...

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Joint HKU/Oxford Isis Technology Transfer Training Workshop

Joint HKU/Oxford Isis Technology Transfer Training Workshop
08 Jun 2010 - 11 Jun 2010

This Technology Transfer Workshop was jointly developed and delivered by the Technology Transfer Office of HKU and Oxford Isis, the technology transfer arm of the University of Oxford. The four-day workshop brings together the two universities’ technology transfer experts to present the essential best practices in key technology transfer activities and share with participants their experience in ...

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First time in Hon g Kong FICPI SEAD training course on patent drafting

First time in Hong Kong FICPI SEAD training course on patent drafting
12 Apr 2010 - 16 Apr 2010

In support of the University’s mission of knowledge exchange, the Technology Transfer Office has partnered with The Federation of Internationale des Conseils en Propriete Industrielle (FICPI) (in English – the International Federation of Industrial Property Attorneys) to run the South East Asian Drafting (SEAD) training course on patent drafting for the first time in Hong Kong. The course is ...

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HKU Successfully Developed Oral Arsenic Trioxide as The First Ever Patented Prescription Drug in Hong Kong: A Success Story of Hong Kong Innovation

HKU Successfully Developed Oral Arsenic Trioxide as The First Ever Patented Prescription Drug in Hong Kong: A Success Story of Hong Kong Innovation
25 Mar 2010

A research team at the Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine and Queen Marry Hospital (QMH) has spent a decade developing oral arsenic trioxide from a research project to a prescription medication that has secured a US patent. For the first time, a drug developed entirely in Hong Kong is poised to attain global status as a prescription medication. More ...

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