[The content of this article has been produced by our advertising partner.]
The College of Hong Kong (HKU) introduced a sequence of future innovation and technological growth plans, that may contribute to creating Hong Kong into a world innovation and know-how centre, as outlined in China’s 14th 5-Yr Plan.
HKU will host 12 institutes devoted to strategic analysis with a robust give attention to interdisciplinary research, comparable to synthetic intelligence (AI), large information, good supplies, quantum science and biomedical engineering. It’s set to turn out to be a hub for modern pondering, studying, instructing, analysis and entrepreneurship.
Talking on the 111th Anniversary Celebration-cum-Tech Landmark groundbreaking ceremony, Chief Government of the HKSAR and HKU Chancellor Mr John Lee recommended the Tech Landmark undertaking as “a outstanding feat” and reaffirmed the necessary function of universities in driving HK’s growth.
“Our universities share the necessary mission of nurturing a thriving era of younger individuals for Hong Kong and our nation. The Authorities will render our fullest assist to the event of our universities, and we glance in the direction of our universities in working with us to discharge this necessary duty bestowed upon us,” Mr. Lee stated. “These new developments [of HKU] will certainly assist the College place itself on the forefront of creating Hong Kong into a world Innovation and Expertise Hub, a job supported by the Nationwide 14th 5-Yr Plan.”
Professor Xiang Zhang, HKU’s President and Vice-Chancellor, shared his imaginative and prescient to propel HKU in its world management function on the ceremony. He stated: “At present, we re-commit ourselves to make use of our information to serve the individuals of Hong Kong and mainland China and enhance the state of worldwide humanity. The groundbreaking of Tech landmark is getting ready us for ‘tomorrow’s world’, to broaden understandings on ageing, good cities, and large information, and apply these to profit social good.”
Bracing to be the world’s prime…