Spirit of Hong Kongi

Spirit of Hong Kong is a series that looks behind the scenes of one of Asia's largest and most vibrant cities by focusing on those whose contributions often go unnoticed yet are vital to the everyday success of Hong Kong. 

  • Judging panel will also select winners in each of six categories – community, perseverance, culture, innovation, youth and teamwork
  • Annual awards series is organised by the Post and Sino Group to honour achievements in society that may otherwise go unnoticed

Professor Ng Siew-chien is a Spirit of Innovation finalist at this year’s Spirit of Hong Kong Awards, which honours achievements of remarkable individuals.


Calista Lam, 28, is a finalist in Spirit of Perseverance category for this year’s Spirit of Hong Kong Awards, which honours the achievements of remarkable individuals.

Sanday Chongo Kabange, a business journalist who dedicates his free time to helping the disadvantaged, is a finalist in the Spirit of Hong Kong Awards 2023.

After struggling through school, Michael Chan was admitted to Chinese University and launched Companion Hong Kong, which earned him a Spirit of Hong Kong nomination.

PanopticAI is transforming phones into powerful diagnostic tools that can measure patients’ heart rate, blood pressure and stress levels in about 30 seconds.

By speeding up diagnosis and improving its accuracy, Chapman Lee says his team hopes to help patients, while also tackling manpower issues and lowering costs.