The faculty and students at the Robotics Institute of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology have developed Hong Kong’s first unmanned car with a host of innovative functions, including the ability to avoid obstacles as it travels on its planned route.
School of Engineering (SENG) members have achieved outstanding results in the 7th Annual HKUST One Million Dollar Entrepreneurship Competition, with five out of six winning teams included SENG students or alumni. The competition was held in five cities this year and attracted over 900 teams comprising students, startups and professionals, more than doubled over a year ago.
A paper tower building competition for secondary school students was held at the Hong Kong University
of Science and Technology (HKUST) on July 8 with the aim of inspiring young people to be future leaders
in engineering by developing their team spirit, logical thinking and engineering concepts.
The HKUST Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Alumni Homecoming Workshop 2017, organized by the Department of CSE, was held successfully on 17 June 2017 (Saturday) on campus, attracting over 70 alumni, students, faculty and guests to attend the event and learn the current topics of "Systems, Applications, Networks and Data (SAND)" as the theme of workshop.
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) hosted its annual Underwater Robot Competition and a record high 300 students from 42 different primary and secondary schools signed up for the four-day event.
The School of Engineering (SENG) and HKUST Shenzhen Research Institute (SRI) co-organized a forum themed “TECHxSTARTUP Sharing” followed by an alumni spring dinner in Shenzhen on 25 March 2017 (Saturday). Over 120 cross-disciplined alumni and faculty members attended this joy-filled gathering, broadened their network, exchanged knowledge and experience.
Fourteen faculty members from the College of Engineering of Peking University (PKU), together with 18 from School of Engineering of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), attended a three-day discussion forum at HKUST on February 17-19, 2017 to explore opportunities of building collaborative research initiatives between the two engineering schools.