HKBU Innovations Shared Insights of IP and Technology Commercialisation in Business of IP Asia Forum 2023

The BIP Asia Forum, organized jointly by the HKSAR Government, Hong Kong Trade Development Council, and Hong Kong Design Centre on 7 – 8 December 2023, brings together global IP professionals and industry leaders to discuss the latest advancements in the IP field and explore business collaboration opportunities. Last year's two-day Forum featured over 70 distinguished speakers who shared their insights with an audience of more than 14,000 viewers from 40 countries and regions. 


This year's Forum focused on the transformative power of IP and innovation in driving sustainable and inclusive economic growth. HKBU has 5 projects showcased in the Inno Showcase Zone and 3 projects were invited to share their insights on technology transfer and commercialisation on the Open Stage.


HKBU exhibited projects:

Chitin pulping using greener methods  

Innovator: Dr Matthew LUI, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry 

Microflow Innovation Limited

Innovator: Dr Kangning REN, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry 


Hong Kong Authentication Centre of Valuable Chinese Medicines Limited

Innovator: Prof. Simon HAN, Professor, Chinese Medicine - Teaching and Research Division 


Gihon Biotech Limited

Innovator: Prof. Hongjie ZHANG, Director and Professor, Chinese Medicine - Teaching and Research Division 


Crimson Vision Technolgy Limited

Innovator: Prof Furong ZHU, Associate Dean (Research and Postgraduate Studies), Department of Physics