E-Newsletter - Issue 6

Connecting Friends and Entrepreneurs Worldwide

Entrepreneur Highlight – Digital Marketing and e-Commerce? Ask Our Star Alumnus Samuel Lam

The Key to Success? Perseverance!

Digital marketing and e-commerce are playing a significantly important role in the business world, especially in the China market nowadays. We are glad to have the guru of the field – Mr. Samuel Lam, Founder & CEO of X Social Group Holdings Limited (“the Company”), also our Industry fellow of BEST Community and HKBU alumnus, to share his start-up journey with us.

Celebration of Students’ Achievement

  • HKBU Team – Money X won at CUPP 2019
  • HKBU student got the 2nd Prize in HKGCC Business Case Competition 2019

Celebration – Achievements of Our Industry Fellows of BEST Community

  • GBA Outstanding Women Entrepreneur Awards
  • Women of Influence Awards - Young Achiever of the Year

Celebration - HKBU Invention Won Three Awards at the 2nd Asia Exhibition of Inventions Hong Kong (AEI)

According to the Hong Kong’s Department of Health, falling is the leading cause of injury for the elderly in Hong Kong. An improper walking posture may not only result in discomfort but will also lead to higher risk to fall which may cause serious injury. Fall prevention can help the elderly maintain and improve their quality of life.

HKBU’s Spin-off Companies Connect with Greater Bay Area

  • Sky Blue Biomedical Equipment Ltd. establishes its R&D and Manufacturing line in Zhongshan
  • Mat-A-Cell Limited won Third prize in GBA competitions

BEST Ambassador Programme - Welcome on Board!

BEST Ambassador Programme is a platform for students to learn, grow, transform and distinguish yourself from others. This year, there were over 80 applications for the Programme, from different study programmes and nationalities. After going through a series of the competitive and challenging selection process, 28 BEST Ambassadors were appointed in October.

Holistic Startup Training Programme - Pathway to Make Impact!

Want to make and an impact on your research, get more funding, let others understand and support what you are working on? OR

Want to empower yourself and run a successful business venture?

Startup Semester Programme Fall 2020 - A Chance to Study at UC Berkeley

Startup Semester Programme - a chance offering HKBU students to study one semester at the world's leading public university, the University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley) !

HKBU Makernaut Programme 2019-2020 - A Programme for Students, Startups, Makers and Designers!

To promote STEM education and entrepreneurship in our HKBU community, we are pleased to let you know that Knowledge Transfer Office (KTO) has launched the HKBU Makernaut Programme, which is co-organised with Inno Space, in 2019-2020.

Hong Kong Techathon 2020

The pre-techathon mixers were successfully held at Science Park’s Idea Lab and MIT Innovation Node of HKPC on 7 Dec and 14 Dec 2019 respectively. Participants from different universities worked together, exchanged ideas and looked for teammates.

HKBU Technology Booklet is Now Available!

HKBU makes dedicated efforts in doing research and creating impact to the wider community. The HKBU Technology Booklet is compiled for your overview and is now available here. In this booklet, KTO would like to share with you the successful stories of some of our world-leading research works and patented technologies over the years. Kindly note that only Chinese version of the booklet is available.