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HKBU INPSIRE - A Brand-new YouTube Channel that showcases KT Impact & Technology Offers from HKBU
Nov 18, 2021
HKBU INPSIRE is a brand new youtube platform managed by Knowledge Transfer Office (KTO), to showcase HKBU’s innovation offers, KT impact, research excellence and commercialisation achievements. Over 80 high quality videos have been uploaded to this platform covering 5 main themes – Innovation, Society, Partnership, Research and Entrepreneurship.
Solutions, Enterprise (Industry), Enterprise (Staff), Startup
HKBU Spin-off Company Highlight: Scientist as Entrepreneur? It’s All in the Mindset! - Dr Phyllis Tsang
Oct 1, 2021
Skin scars are the normal and inevitable outcome of wound healing. If a scar is not treated properly, it may turn into an elevated scar, or in more serious case, the elevated scar grows bigger and wider.
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Solutions, Enterprise (Industry), Enterprise (Staff), Startup
HKBU Spin-off Company Highlight: From Research to Impact – Pathway to Commercialisation – Prof Zhang Hongjie
May 1, 2021
Chinese medicine skincare has been well-respected since ancient times. What is the magic behind it? In this article, we would like to share with you the entrepreneurial journey of a Scientist, Prof Zhang Hongjie – the Co-founder and Director of Gihon Biotech Limited (Gihon), who is also a Professor from School of Chinese Medicine at HKBU, on how he turned his research findings into a commercialised product and started his business in cosmetic application.
Entrepreneur Highlight – Entrepreneurship for Positive Changes — A Gift from Angel Investor Alvin Lam
May 1, 2021
If you had developed a mature company in 17 years which was almost listed on the Main Board in stock market, what would you do next? Who could have imagined Mr Alvin Lam, our BEST Community Industry Fellow, would sell it and turn his head back to start-up again? This is the charisma of Alvin, a digital marketing expert, an entrepreneur, and also an angel investor and venture capitalist for start-ups.
HKBU as Key Partner of TechInnovation 2021
Oct 19, 2021
The 10th edition of TechInnovation 2021 has been successfully hosted by Innovation Partner for Impact (IPI) as a fully digital 24-hour event from 28 to 30 September 2021. As one of the key partners, HKBU have showcased ten innovative technology and solutions for the betterment of health and wellness. This technology matching event aims to bring international technology providers and enterprises to accelerate the commercialisation of emerging technologies, seed licensing opportunities and foster open innovative technology.
Solutions, Research Advancement, Technology Transfer, Knowledge Transfer, Art and Culture, Technology
HKBU forum explores next-generation art technologies
Sep 6, 2021
HKBU held the Next-Generation Art Technologies Forum on 31 August, bringing together experts from industry, academia and government to discuss the fusion of science, technology and art, and the opportunities opened up by the new era of Art Tech.
Solutions, Research Advancement, Innovation, Technology Transfer, Technology
HKBU’s AI-enhanced technology adopted by LeaveHomeSafe
Aug 26, 2021
The artificial intelligence (AI)-enhanced technology developed by researchers from HKBU has been incorporated into the latest version of LeaveHomeSafe, a contact tracing mobile app launched by the Government.
Research and Impact
A novel approach to learning Hong Kong history using the Historical Geographic Information System (HGIS)
Aug 20, 2021
When the topic of history is brought to the table, some may find it difficult or often hair-raising due to the traditionally tedious forms of teaching and presenting through one-way channels. To address this issue, Dr Kwong Chi-Man, Associate Professor from Department of History at HKBU, has developed an interactive map using the approach of Spatial History (or also known as Historical Geographic Information System, HGIS) wherein secondary schools’ teacher and students learn about the Battle of Hong Kong in 1941, through an interactive map. This innovative project has received HK$1.57 million from the Quality Education Fund and aims to stimulate the student’s interest in learning history.
Research and Impact
Online counselling programs strive for healthy positive future
Jul 7, 2021
Hong Kong is a fast paced and constantly changing city which easily makes people feel stressed and anxious. To help those stressed and anxious people, Dr Pan Jiayan, Associate Professor of the Department of Social Work at HKBU, has launched the REST OLINE program and the CANDO program. These 2 programs aim to help tertiary students with psychological distress and people with mild to moderate depressive symptoms via the online counselling platform, inject positive energy and help them improve their mental health.
Solutions, Research Advancement, Research Advancement (Industry), Research Advancement (Staff), Technology Transfer, Knowledge Transfer, Healthcare
HKBU selected to operate flagship Chinese Medicine Hospital
Jul 7, 2021
HKBU was selected by the Government as the contractor for the service deed of Hong Kong’s first Chinese Medicine Hospital (CMH) which will be located in Tseung Kwan O. Its construction is expected to complete in 2025 with service to commence in the second quarter of the year. HKBU will proactively take forward the planning and preparatory works related to the commencement of service of the CMH immediately in accordance with the service deed, and in line with the Government’s efforts to promote the development of Chinese medicine.