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Three distinguished persons were conferred the title of Honorary Fellow of CityU in recognition of their distinctive contributions to the development of, and service to, the University and the community.They are Professor Sun Kai-lit Cliff, Mr Herbert Hak Kong Tsoi and Dr Yip Kit-chuen.
SCM professor exhibits at prestigious Biennale Arte 2019 (12 Sep 2019)
Professor Tamás Waliczky of CityU has been selected to represent Hungary at the prestigious Biennale Arte 2019.
A research team featuring an expert from CityU has developed the first dual stem therapy which gives hope for a new treatment for repairing myocardial infarction heart.
Scientific agreement will promote health engineering (09 Sep 2019)
A MOU was signed on 5 September between CityU and the University of Oxford, aimed at strengthening collaboration in health engineering.
CityU scientist’s zero-pollution technology for generating renewable energy awarded APEC Science Prize (05 Sep 2019)
The contributions of an environmental scientist of CityU to the field of photoelectrocatalysis have made him the only winner of the 2019 APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education.
The MOU signed between CityU and Ocean Park on 2 September will formalise a long-term collaboration in veterinary sciences education, animal research and conservation education.
CityU President’s dialogue at O’Camp (02 Sep 2019)
Professor Way Kuo, President of CityU, met and greeted around 200 new students at the annual O’Camp on 2 September.
A HK$3 million donation from the Hong Kong Hua-Yan Buddhist Association will be used to set up an endowment fund for student scholarships at CityU.
In his address at the first opening ceremony for the MPA + EMBA programme offered by CityU and Tsinghua University on 24 August in Beijing, Professor Way Kuo, CityU President, encouraged students to address social responsibilities when doing business.
Elder Academy celebrates 10th anniversary (22 Aug 2019)
This year the Elder Academy at CityU celebrates its 10th Anniversary. The celebration ceremony was held on 22 August.
Premier control engineering event held at CityU (19 Aug 2019)
The 3rd IEEE Conference on Control Technology and Applications at CityU from 19 to 21 August brings together more than 300 engineering specialists from over 30 countries and areas.
CityU will confer honorary doctoral degrees on Professor Michael Kotlikoff and Dr Edward Leong Che-hung in recognition of their significant contributions to education and the well-being of society.
CityU Press participated in the 30th Hong Kong Book Fair. Mr Lester Garson Huang, CityU Council Chairman, and Professor Way Kuo, CityU President, visited the CityU Press booth to show their support.
More than 200 top university leaders from over 30 countries and regions shared their insights at CityU during the "Leadership and Management Summit" jointly presented by CityU and Times Higher Education.
A donation of HK$2 million from Mapletree will be used to set up an endowment fund for students of CityU.
Professor Way Kuo, President of CityU, delivered a keynote speech on “How to promote the development of innovation and technology in Hong Kong” at Hong Kong-ASEAN Summit 2019.
Professor Way Kuo, President of CityU, joined a panel discussion at THE Young Universities Summit in Surrey. He also led a delegation to Berlin for a talent search in late June.
Honours awarded to members of CityU community (09 Jul 2019)
Members of CityU community were included in this year’s HKSAR Chief Executive Honours List in recognition of their significant contributions to Hong Kong.
Professor István T. Horváth of the Department of Chemistry has been elected External Member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary.
Inspiring innovations at Student Project Exhibition (27 Jun 2019)
Innovations created by CityU science and engineering students were showcased at the Student Project Exhibition from 26 to 27 June.
Three distinguished persons will be bestowed honorary fellowships by CityU in recognition of their significant contributions to the development of, and service to, the University and the community. They are Professor Sun Kai-lit Cliff, Mr Herbert Hak Kong Tsoi and Dr Yip Kit-chuen.
New and enriched life after retirement (24 Jun 2019)
A farewell party was held on 19 June for 44 members of staff who are retiring from CityU this year.
CityU robotics and biomedical engineer elected Fellow of Canadian Academy of Engineering (24 Jun 2019)
Professor Sun Dong, Chair Professor and Head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been elected Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE) for his outstanding achievements in robotics and biomedical engineering.
CityU receives Grand Challenges Explorations grant for groundbreaking research in global health and development (19 Jun 2019)
SEE received funding from The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to investigate the growth of multiple strains of human gut microbes in a single reactor.
New book on the One Country, Two Systems Policy (18 Jun 2019)
A launching ceremony for Advancing with the Times: Implementation of the One Country, Two Systems Policy and Basic Law in Hong Kong by Professor Rao Geping from the Law School of Peking University and published by CityU Press was held on 14 June.