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Faculty Knowledge Exchange Awards 2022

The Faculty Knowledge Exchange (KE) Awards were introduced in 2011 to recognise each Faculty’s outstanding KE accomplishment that has made demonstrable economic, social or cultural impacts to benefit the community, business/industry, or partner organisations.

Nominations in each Faculty were considered by an Ad Hoc Faculty KE Award Selection Committee chaired by the Dean, and members included the Faculty representative serving on the KE Working Group, Director of the Knowledge Exchange Office (KEO) or his representative, and a member from outside the University.

The selection criteria include quality of the underpinning research and the impact with support of evidence, effectiveness of the engagement process with the community or partner organisations, and demonstration of cross- and multi-disciplinary impacts.

The following colleagues have won the Faculty KE Awards 2022: 

Faculty of Architecture:
Mr Thomas TsangDepartment of Architecture, and team members – Professor Giorgio Biancorosso and Dr Deborah Waugh, School of Humanities (Music)
The Soundtecture: Density as Intensity

Faculty of Business and Economics (HKU Business School):
Dr Guojun HeFaculty of Business and Economics
The Extraordinary Success of China’s War on Pollution

Faculty of Dentistry:
Dr Amy Wai Yee Wong and team members – Professor Chun Hung Chu, Dr Duangporn Duangthip, Dr Conson Yeung, Dr Iris Xiaoxue Yin, Dr Ollie Yiru Yu, Dr Walter Yu Han Lam and Dr Katherine Chiu Man Leung, Faculty of Dentistry
Promoting Oral Health of Non-institutionalised Older Adults with A Non-governmental Organisation in Hong Kong

Faculty of Education:
Dr Gary Ka Wai WongFaculty of Education
Coding for Community Project: Building A Diversified Coding Community in Hong Kong Secondary Education’ 

Faculty of Engineering:
Dr Heming CuiDepartment of Computer Science 
UTEE: A Secure, Efficient, and Portable Distributed Bigdata Computing System on Heterogeneous Trusted Execution Devices

Faculty of Law:
Professor Anne CheungDepartment of Law, and team members – Professor Benjamin C.M. Kao and Professor Reynold Cheng, Department of Computer Science; Mr Eric Cheung and Mr Michael M.K. Cheung, Department of Law; Dr Felix Chan, Department of Professional Legal Education
HKU AI Lawyer: Sentencing Predictor for Drug Trafficking’ 

Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine:
Dr Wang Man PingSchool of Nursing and team members – Professor Lam Tai Hing and Dr Ho Sai Yin Daniel, School of Public Health; Dr Cheung Yee Tak Derek, Dr Luk Tzu Tsun Kevin and Dr Wu Yongda Socrates, School of Nursing
Saving Our Next Generation from Tobacco and Nicotine Addiction’ 

Faculty of Science:
Dr Kwok Fai LamDepartment of Statistics and Actuarial Science
Statistical Underpinning of A Standardized Home Case Assessment Tool for the Elderly in Hong Kong’ 

Faculty of Social Sciences:
Professor Paul YipThe Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention and team members – Professor Rainbow Ho, Centre on Behaviour Health; Professor Samson Tse, Centre of Development and Resources for Students; Mr Edward Pinkney, Ms Florence Cheung, Dr Iris Chan, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention; Dr Michael Tse, Centre for Sports and Exercise

My heartiest congratulations to all the colleagues concerned on their stellar achievements in KE.

Professor Max Shen
Vice-President and Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research)
Acting Director of Knowledge Exchange Office

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