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EmTech Hong Kong 2018
26 Jun 2018 - 27 Jun 2018

Event: EmTech Hong Kong 2018Dates: 26 - 27 June 2018 (Tuesday & Wednesday)Opening Hours: 9am – 5pm daily (Registration starts at 8am)Venue: Hong Kong Cyberport (Cyberport 3, Level 3, Function Rooms 1-3 and Sea View Concourse)Organizers: MIT Technology Review and KoelnmesseStrapline: The Future of Technology, Today. Website: http://www.emtechhk.com Email: emtechhk@koelnmesse.com.sg Tel: +65 6500 6719 MIT ...

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Seminar on Patentable Subject Matters and Patent Search Basic for School of Chinese Medicine
26 Jun 2018

Date : June 26, 2018 (Tuesday) Time : 11:00am-12:30pm Venue : HKJC S-3, G/F, Room G-05, The HKJC Bldg for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, Hong Kong Speaker : IP Management Team, Technology Transfer Office Abstract: In this seminar, the IP Management Team of the Technology Transfer Office will share previous successful patent cases related to the School of Chinese Medicine and explain ...

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Billion dollar drugs sometimes originate in university labs... Will yours be next?
25 Jun 2018

The global biopharmaceutical sales reached USD 775 B last year, but growth has stagnated and R&D pipelines continue to thin despite aging populations and growing burdens of chronic disease. Globally large pharmaceutical companies have increasingly looked outside for new sources of innovation over the last twenty years. Many external R&D models have proliferated across the industry, ranging from ...

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A Sharing Session on Standard Essential Patents
22 Jun 2018

Date : June 22, 2018 (Friday) Time : 3:00pm-4:00pm Venue : Room 603, Chow Yei Ching Building, HKUSpeaker : Mr. Derek Yeung, Patent Attorney, Loza & LozaTarget audience : HKU Staff ONLYAbstract: An essential patent or standard-essential patent (SEP) is a patent that claims an invention that must be used to comply with a technical standard. Standards organizations, therefore, often require member companies ...

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Dr Tony Shien-Ping Feng (left) and Dr Wen-Di Li (right) of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, and Mr Kent Chung, Flectrode's investor, holding a piece of prototype metal-mesh transparent electrode manufactured through the process developed at HKU

Transparent Success Heralds New Era for Displays
15 Jun 2018

The development of a transparent conductive film based on a material and manufacturing process developed at HKU is attracting keen interest from leading firms that want to use it in the next generation of displays, among other products.This new metal-mesh transparent conductor film (TCF) was developed by Dr Wen-Di Li in 2015, who then partnered with his colleague in the Department of Mechanical Engineering ...

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Industrialist Forum 2018
30 May 2018

Registration : https://fhkiforms.wufoo.com/forms/m1qf1all1ln0yva/

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HKTDC Entrepreneur Day 2018

HKTDC Entrepreneur Day 2018
17 May 2018 - 18 May 2018

HKTDC Entrepreneur Day (E-Day) is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year! E-Day features innovative technology start-ups, business opportunities and a full spectrum of supporting services. You will also be interested in the two-day forum, "Start-up Runway", comprising a plenary session, thematic talks, sharing and pitching sessions.

For details, please visit : https://goo.gl/JccdLC

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Teaching with MATLAB by Mr. Stefano Olivieri

Teaching with MATLAB by Mr. Stefano Olivieri
11 May 2018

Date : 11 May, 2018 (Friday) Time : 4:00 - 5:00 pm Venue : iDendron, 1/F., Knowles Building, HKU Speaker : Mr. Stefano Olivieri, Customer Success Engineer, Mathworks Abstract: One of the main goals of engineering and scientific education is to teach students how to deal with real-world problems. When developing their curricula, professors need to determine the right balance between interesting ...

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Machine Learning with MATLAB by Mr. Gerardo Hernández

Machine Learning with MATLAB by Mr. Gerardo Hernández
11 May 2018

Date : 11 May, 2018 (Friday) Time : 2:30 - 4:00 pm Venue : iDendron, 1/F., Knowles Building, HKU Speaker : Mr. Gerardo Hernández, Manager, Application Engineering, Mathworks Abstract: Engineers and data scientists work with large amounts of data in a variety of formats such as sensor, image, video, telemetry, databases, and more. They use machine learning to find patterns in data and to build ...

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HKU Urban Studies and Planning team offers novel solution to a GPS blind spot for safer and smarter driving experience in multilevel road networks

Geneva International Exhibition of Inventions Gold Medal Award winner

HKU Urban Studies and Planning team offers novel solution to a GPS blind spot for safer and smarter driving experience in multilevel road networks
02 May 2018

Multilevel road networks such as flyovers and overpasses are built in large cities to solve traffic congestion. Instant correct identification of the road level that a vehicle is driving in a multilevel road network is important to make driving more pleasant, safer, and smarter.Vehicle drivers relying on GPS navigation who accidentally drive onto a flyover with intention only to proceed on the ground ...

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HKU wins TechConnect Global Innovation Awards at TechConnect World Innovation Conference & Expo 2018

HKU wins TechConnect Global Innovation Awards at TechConnect World Innovation Conference & Expo 2018
29 Apr 2018

The University of Hong Kong (HKU) has won two TechConnect Global Innovation Awards at the TechConnect World Innovation Conference & Expo (TCWI) 2018 to be held in the United States in May. The two award winning innovations are “Omniphobic porous membrane and methods for preparing the same” and “Super Steel - A method for the fabrication of a super-strong and ductile multi-phase steel”, both ...

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Frequently used agreement templates
25 Apr 2018

Date : 25 April 2018 (Wednesday)Time : 13:00 – 14:00 Venue : Room P6-03, Graduate House Speakers : (1) Miss Kitty Tang, Legal Counsel of Technology Transfer Office (2) Ms Sophia Zhang, PRC Legal Consultant of Technology Transfer Office Abstract: Technology Transfer Office (“TTO”) has prepared some agreement templates to facilitate the smooth running of research activities at HKU. In this ...

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Industry talk: Introduction of Boehringer Ingelheim and Research Beyond Borders
23 Apr 2018

Industry talk: Introduction of Boehringer Ingelheim and Research Beyond Borders Date : 23 April, 2018 (Monday) Time : 9:30 – 10:15 am Venue : Mrs Chen Yang Foo Oi Telemedicine Centre, 2/F, Room A2-08, William M.W. Mong Block, Faculty of MedicineSpeaker : Dr Henri DOODS, Global Head, Research Beyond Borders of Boehringer Ingelheim About the company:Boehringer Ingelheim (BI) is a global, research- ...

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Business Planning Workshop
17 Apr 2018 - 20 Apr 2018

Business Planning Workshop by Mr. Douglas Keith AbramsDate : April 17 – 20 (Tuesday – Friday)Time : 6:30 – 9:30 pmVenue : Meng Wah Complex T2, HKUAbstract:Raising money to fund a new venture involves entrepreneurs and investors in a challenging and critical process. In order to successfully scale, most new ventures will need to seek outside funding from venture capitalists or angel investors ...

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Left to right: Dr. Miles Wen, Co-Founder and CEO, Fano Labs; Prof. Victor OK Li, Co-Founder and Chaiman of the Board, Fano Labs; Mrs. Carrie Lam, Chief Executive, HKSAR; Dr. Albert Lam, Chief Scientist, Fano Labs.

HKU EEE AI Startup Fano Labs Receives Grand Award of HK ICT Awards 2018
16 Apr 2018

Fano Labs, a Hong Kong based artificial intelligence (AI) startup specializing in speech and natural language processing (NLP) technologies, has received the Grand Award of the Hong Kong ICT Awards 2018: Smart Business Award, with their project "Multilingual Artificial Intelligence Customer Service System".The HK ICT Awards, established in 2006, is considered the most prestigious award on Information ...

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The 46th International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva April 11-15, 2018

The 46th International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva - April 11-15, 2018
11 Apr 2018 - 15 Apr 2018

This year, HKU participated at the 46th edition of The International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva (“IEIG”) 2018 which was held during April 11 – 15, 2018 for the very first time with seven of its inventions. The IEIG is one of the top three events held in Geneva, Switzerland annually and it is exclusively devoted to inventions and innovations from around the world. IEIG 2018 had attracted ...

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Hong Kong X Foundation - Campus Enterpreneur Talk
10 Apr 2018 - 23 Apr 2018

the details of HKU section are as follow: Unleashing the possibility of Blockchain technologySpeaker: Mr. Andrew Hon, The Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, CrytoBLK LimitedDate: 23rd April 2018Time: 19:00-20:30 (Registration starts at 18:45)Venue: HKU iDendron(1/F of Knowles Building)Content1. What’s Blockchain?2. Technology behind Blockchain3. Cryptocurrency & Initial Coins Offering4. Blockchain ...

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Cyberport Digital Tech Internship Programme 2018
05 Apr 2018

Cyberport Digital Tech Internship Programme 2018 – Shanghai and HK stream
Application deadline : 5 April 2018

https://www.cyberport.hk/en/about_cyberport/cyberport_youth/cyberport_digital_tech_internship_programme

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A.I. Workshops by Microsoft
04 Apr 2018 - 09 Apr 2018

Abstract: Artificial Intelligence (“A.I.”) has been the hottest and most active research area worldwide lately, both in academia and industry. The progress in A.I. and related research greatly advance machine intelligence and perception, which enables computers to better interpret what they see, communicate in natural language, answer complex questions, and interact with their environment. We ...

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Call for Application (HKU) : Cyberport University Partnership Programme 2018
26 Mar 2018

Cyberport University Partnership Programme (CUPP) is a FinTech-focused elite entrepreneurship programme for local university students to unleash their potential, gain insights into the global market, and receive world-class Entrepreneurship Boot Camp and mentorship in Hong Kong and in the U.S.If your team is working on a FinTech project and is interested in entrepreneurship, you are invited to join ...

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Start-up Express
19 Mar 2018 - 16 Apr 2018

Start-up ExpressHong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is collaborating with Our Hong Kong Foundation (OHKF) to organise a start-up programme namely “Start-up Express”. The programme targets start-ups with products or services suitable for mass consumer market, as well as with strong desire to enter the Chinese mainland market, or/and other Asian markets. Through a series of capability building ...

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Cyberport Career Fair 2018
10 Mar 2018

Cyberport Career Fair 2018: 10 March 2018
Registration : http://youth.cyberport.hk/cyberport-careerfair2018_edm/

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