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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.
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.
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 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.
International experts and scholars explored One Health in relation to university–industry collaboration in medical technology and beyond at the 12th QS WorldClass conference hosted by CityU and QS Asia, a prestigious international institute.
Professor Kuo, President of CityU; Professor Chang, President of NCTU; and Mr Wu, Director of NPM in Taipei discuss how to collaborate on the project “Digitising Palace Museum”.
CityU receives a renewed donation from Tin Ka Ping Foundation to promote Chinese culture (05 Jun 2019)
A HK$5 million donation awarded to CityU by the Tin Ka Ping Foundation will promote moral education, Chinese culture, and integration with world civilisation.
Use data wisely, CityU President tells NCTU graduates (05 Jun 2019)
President Kuo delivered a talk entitled “How to talk with data?” as guest of honour at the 2019 Commencement of National Chiao Tung University.
Top experts exchange views on reliability (05 Jun 2019)
The 11th International Conference on Mathematical Methods in Reliability is being held from 3 to 7 June at CityU. Six distinguished professors are delivering keynote speeches on topics in reliability modelling and analysis.
Major award for CityU’s electronic engineering expert (03 Jun 2019)
Chair Professor Chan Chi-hou of the Department of Electronic Engineering has been honoured with the 2019 IEEE AP-S Harrington-Mittra Computational Electromagnetics Award.
‘ANiMAL’ exhibition wins Gold (30 May 2019)
The “ANiMAL: Art Science Nature Society” exhibition has won a Gold prize at the MUSE Awards.
Experts share research in aerosol science and technology (29 May 2019)
Aerosol science and technology is the focus of a major international conference that coincides with the 10th anniversary of SEE at CityU.
Nurturing talent the key to success: NTU President (29 May 2019)
Taiwan’s economy and education system were the focus of a talk by Professor Kuan Chung-ming, President of National Taiwan University, on 23 May as part of the City University Distinguished Lecture Series.