Discovery and Innovation Gala 2015

News & Achievements

22 April 2015
CityU students win international design award

Two students from City University of Hong Kong (CityU) took the top prize at the Young Structural Engineers' International Design Competition (YSEIDC) with an innovative design of a shelter for accommodation following a natural disaster.
21 April 2015
Alumnus wins top international award with biotech invention

A biotechnology company founded by Mr Eric Chen Zixiang, an alumnus of City University of Hong Kong (CityU), has been awarded the Grand Prix at the 43rd Geneva International Exhibition of Inventions.
20 April 2015
CityU chemist receives prestigious Croucher award

Professor Kenneth Lo Kam-wing of the Department of Biology and Chemistry at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) has been awarded a Senior Research Fellowship by the Croucher Foundation for his pioneering research in inorganic chemistry.

13 February 2015
Nanotechnology for biomedical microsystems

The application of nanotechnology to engineer sensors and actuators for biomedical applications were the twin foci of a talk by Professor Stella Pang, Chair Professor of Electronic Engineering at City University of Hong Kong (CityU), in the President's Lecture Series: Excellence in Academia on 9 February.

19 January 2015
CityU develops monitoring system for world-class oil sand company

An automatic system developed by scientists at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) is helping Syncrude Canada Limited, one of the world's largest oil-sand corporations, to monitor the efficiency and health of its oil-sand production pumps.
15 January 2015
1st BCH Students' Conference promotes academic ambience

Postgraduate students, undergraduates, academics and researchers at the 1st BCH Students' Conference on 14 January had the chance to reflect on current advancements in all aspects of chemistry, biology and environmental sciences.