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FINSPIRE Hackathon: A Platform for young tech talents to shine
Chamber music and cabaret open Projekt Berlin at Tai Kwun
An urban oasis of style
17 Oct 2019 - 4:43PM
An urban oasis of style
City living to the finest
16 Oct 2019 - 3:40PM
City living to the finest
Thai-Hong Kong ties reinforced by solid business relationships

The HKTDC’s efforts to cultivate closer relationships between the trading partners extend to new sectors of the economy

16 Oct 2019 - 3:00PM

The HKTDC’s efforts to cultivate closer relationships between the trading partners extend to new sectors of the economy

Thai-Hong Kong ties reinforced by solid business relationships
Modern living meets laid-back luxury
Message from the Dean
15 Oct 2019 - 3:08PM
Message from the Dean
Entrepreneurship and Innovation - Empowering the future
Driving Innovation

Universities are the most effective and productive source for driving basic innovation in a broad sense, says Nicholas YANG, the Secretary for Innovation and Technology. While Hong Kong benefits from some of the best universities in the region and the development in the Greater Bay Area, the city will have a bigger role to play.

15 Oct 2019 - 12:56PM

Universities are the most effective and productive source for driving basic innovation in a broad sense, says Nicholas YANG, the Secretary for Innovation and Technology. While Hong Kong benefits from some of the best universities in the region and the development in the Greater Bay Area, the city will have a bigger role to play.

Driving Innovation
The Secret of My Success

There’s not much Dr Allan ZEMAN doesn’t know about entrepreneurship and innovation. Drawing on a diverse array of experiences which include building an entertainment empire and resuscitating a failing theme park, Dr Zeman can truly talk in-depth about what it means to be an entrepreneur and innovator. 

15 Oct 2019 - 12:55PM

There’s not much Dr Allan ZEMAN doesn’t know about entrepreneurship and innovation. Drawing on a diverse array of experiences which include building an entertainment empire and resuscitating a failing theme park, Dr Zeman can truly talk in-depth about what it means to be an entrepreneur and innovator. 

The Secret of My Success
The Startup Spirit

An increasing number of top university graduates in Hong Kong are choosing to become entrepreneurs, and this is a heartening phenomenon for Peter YAN, Chief Executive Officer of Hong Kong Cyberport Management Co Ltd (Cyberport).

15 Oct 2019 - 12:55PM

An increasing number of top university graduates in Hong Kong are choosing to become entrepreneurs, and this is a heartening phenomenon for Peter YAN, Chief Executive Officer of Hong Kong Cyberport Management Co Ltd (Cyberport).

The Startup Spirit
A Wealth of Opportunity

When it comes to new technology like artificial intelligence (AI) and biotech, China is overflowing with opportunities for entrepreneurs and innovators who are willing to take risks and persevere, says Nisa LEUNG, Managing Partner at venture capitalist firm Qiming Venture Partners.

15 Oct 2019 - 3:10PM

When it comes to new technology like artificial intelligence (AI) and biotech, China is overflowing with opportunities for entrepreneurs and innovators who are willing to take risks and persevere, says Nisa LEUNG, Managing Partner at venture capitalist firm Qiming Venture Partners.

A Wealth of Opportunity
Making it Real

Even with a great concept and talented individuals, getting a startup off the ground is hard work. Albert WONG, Chief Executive Officer of HKSTP explains how they help startups turn ideas into market-ready products.

15 Oct 2019 - 12:54PM

Even with a great concept and talented individuals, getting a startup off the ground is hard work. Albert WONG, Chief Executive Officer of HKSTP explains how they help startups turn ideas into market-ready products.

Making it Real
Growing Goodness

Yvette Yeh FUNG, Chair of The Yeh Family Philanthropy, has watched Hong Kong’s social entrepreneurship sector develop with her own eyes. The foundation provides resources and support for education, including courses and projects to inspire a new generation of social entrepreneurs and venture philanthropists to grow and shine.

15 Oct 2019 - 12:54PM

Yvette Yeh FUNG, Chair of The Yeh Family Philanthropy, has watched Hong Kong’s social entrepreneurship sector develop with her own eyes. The foundation provides resources and support for education, including courses and projects to inspire a new generation of social entrepreneurs and venture philanthropists to grow and shine.

 Growing Goodness
The Incubator
15 Oct 2019 - 12:53PM
The Incubator
Action is the Key
15 Oct 2019 - 3:11PM
Action is the Key
Ahead of the Curve

Axon Technology helps banks and insurance firms in China evaluate the creditworthiness of customers by using AI and big data. Its founder RAO Xiang, an IT expert and an HKUST EMBA alumnus, talks about his entrepreneurial journey and how he harnesses technologies.

15 Oct 2019 - 12:52PM

Axon Technology helps banks and insurance firms in China evaluate the creditworthiness of customers by using AI and big data. Its founder RAO Xiang, an IT expert and an HKUST EMBA alumnus, talks about his entrepreneurial journey and how he harnesses technologies.

Ahead of the Curve
Keep it Simple

HKUST EMBA alumnus Victor RUIZ revolutionizes shoppers' experiences with smart mirrors for fitness, retail, smart living, and other verticals. His company actiMirror evolved from a Hong Kong startup to the world’s leading company in its segment.  He advises against designing a product to do everything. 

15 Oct 2019 - 12:52PM

HKUST EMBA alumnus Victor RUIZ revolutionizes shoppers' experiences with smart mirrors for fitness, retail, smart living, and other verticals. His company actiMirror evolved from a Hong Kong startup to the world’s leading company in its segment.  He advises against designing a product to do everything. 

Keep it Simple
Charging Ahead

HKUST alumna Jess CHENG founded the world’s largest transnational power bank sharing platform. A dedicated entrepreneur with fast track business growth, Cheng talks about her entrepreneurial journey.

15 Oct 2019 - 12:51PM

HKUST alumna Jess CHENG founded the world’s largest transnational power bank sharing platform. A dedicated entrepreneur with fast track business growth, Cheng talks about her entrepreneurial journey.

Charging Ahead
Empowering Startups to Grow in India

Behind every successful tech startup, there is often the support of a robust ecosystem. An alumnus of HKUST MBA, Abhinav PANDEY, is at the forefront of one of the largest and most influential tech ecosystems in the world, India.

15 Oct 2019 - 12:51PM

Behind every successful tech startup, there is often the support of a robust ecosystem. An alumnus of HKUST MBA, Abhinav PANDEY, is at the forefront of one of the largest and most influential tech ecosystems in the world, India.

Empowering Startups to Grow in India
Forging a Path to Support Social Entrepreneurs

Social entrepreneurship and venture philanthropy is still an emerging field in Hong Kong. HKUST MBA alumnus Kieran FUNG is at the heart of it all. As a consultant to The Yeh Family Philanthropy, he acts as a bridge between social enterprises and resources, and a connector between venture funds and social innovators. 

17 Oct 2019 - 11:28AM

Social entrepreneurship and venture philanthropy is still an emerging field in Hong Kong. HKUST MBA alumnus Kieran FUNG is at the heart of it all. As a consultant to The Yeh Family Philanthropy, he acts as a bridge between social enterprises and resources, and a connector between venture funds and social innovators. 

Forging a Path to Support Social Entrepreneurs
Intelligent Thinking

The HKUST One Million Dollar Entrepreneurship Competition in Beijing rewards AI entrepreneurs

15 Oct 2019 - 12:49PM

The HKUST One Million Dollar Entrepreneurship Competition in Beijing rewards AI entrepreneurs

Intelligent Thinking
Insight from Faculty and Alumni
Positive Contributions to Society through Social Entrepreneurship and Partnerships
Transforming Hong Kong Through Entrepreneurship
Innovation and Technology in Asian Family Businesses
New Venture Boards: How to Harness Their Potential for Firm Success

The following article is based on a unique study with rare access to board meeting observations and multi-wave interview data on new venture board dynamics in Silicon Valley. It examines how venture CEOs effectively engage their boards for strategy-making.

15 Oct 2019 - 3:33PM

The following article is based on a unique study with rare access to board meeting observations and multi-wave interview data on new venture board dynamics in Silicon Valley. It examines how venture CEOs effectively engage their boards for strategy-making.

New Venture Boards: How to Harness Their Potential for Firm Success
Scaling Ventures Through IPO: Board Dynamics and Capital Market Expectations
Banking on the Future

To prepare students for tomorrow’s financial sector and promote professionalism for the fast-moving fintech industry, HKUST has made some great strides this summer. A fintech symposium was held to mark the launch of a new academic program, and a new cross-border collaboration has been established with prominent partners to co-develop the first fintech qualification framework in China.

15 Oct 2019 - 12:36PM

To prepare students for tomorrow’s financial sector and promote professionalism for the fast-moving fintech industry, HKUST has made some great strides this summer. A fintech symposium was held to mark the launch of a new academic program, and a new cross-border collaboration has been established with prominent partners to co-develop the first fintech qualification framework in China.

Banking on the Future
First Fintech Qualification Framework in China