Wizpresso will focus on promoting the integration of scientific research and market in Hong Kong

25 August 2023 — The “2023 Hong Kong Science and Technology Innovation Forum” hosted by the Hong Kong Science and Technology Innovation Alliance was held today (25th) afternoon at the Bank of China Building. Sun Dong, Director of the Innovation and Technology Bureau, Wang Weiming, Director of the Education and Science and Technology Department of the Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government, and President of City University Mui Yin-chang, Vice President of BOC Hong Kong Xing Guiwei, and Legislative Council Innovation and Technology Member Qiu Dagen served as officiating guests; Mui Yin-chang and Zhao Yantao, chairman and CEO of Xiangda Biotechnology, gave keynote speeches. Our founder and CEO Calvin Cheng also attended and shared how he completed the identity transformation from a financial practitioner to a technology entrepreneur. Calvin also used this opportunity to encourage young people in school to respect, listen and prepare more. When the opportunity comes, you will naturally be able to successfully start a business and solve other people’s pain points.

The special discussion session on “Basic Research and Application Transformation” was hosted by PolyU Vice-President (Research and Innovation) Zhao Ruheng. Six “BOC Hong Kong Science and Technology Innovation Awards 2022” winners served as sharing guests, including Wang Zuankai, Chair Professor of the Department of Mechanical Engineering of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University , Professor Zhiyong Fan in the Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering and Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Honorary Clinical Associate Professor Chen Daming, Department of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Liu Hongbin, Executive Director of the Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Innovation Center, Hong Kong Institute of Innovation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Hong Kong Zheng Yongping, Henry Leung Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Chair Professor of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the Polytechnic University, and Calvin Cheng, founder and CEO of Wizpresso.


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About Hong Kong Technology Innovation Alliance

To enhance the interconnection between scientific research platforms, institutions, organizations, groups and innovative technology enterprises in Hong Kong. It was officially established on July 15, 2022. Purpose includes:

(1) Promote interdisciplinary exchanges and innovative cooperation among alliance members, explore collaborative research and development projects, and contribute to the development of science and technology innovation in Hong Kong;
(2) Explore policies related to Hong Kong’s technological innovation development and provide suggestions for Hong Kong’s technological development;
(3) Collaborate with Hong Kong government departments, industry, academia, research institutions, etc. to promote technological innovation cooperation and development in the Greater Bay Area;
(4) Through carrying out technology education and science popularization activities, increase the public’s understanding and interest in science and technology, and enhance the scientific and technological innovation atmosphere in Hong Kong.

About BOCHK Technology Innovation Awards

The “BOC Hong Kong Science and Technology Innovation Award” (referred to as the Science and Technology Innovation Award) is a public welfare award hosted by the Hong Kong Science and Technology Innovation Alliance and sponsored by Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited. The Science and Technology Innovation Award is committed to promoting the development of scientific and technological innovation in Hong Kong, and rewards individuals and teams that mainly carry out scientific and technological innovation and transformation of scientific and technological achievements in Hong Kong and have achieved outstanding achievements.