The Soul of University Education
Education

The Soul of University Education

Dr. Winnie Tang, Adjunct Professor, Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Architecture, University of Hong Kong Universities in Hong Kong and…

The young shall save the old (if we train them!)
Opinion

The young shall save the old (if we train them!)

Dr. Winnie Tang, Adjunct Professor, Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Architecture, The University of Hong Kong  The most talented workforce…

HK’s CE Smart City Dashboard: 3 levels to win the game
Opinion

HK’s CE Smart City Dashboard: 3 levels to win the game

Dr. Winnie Tang, Honorary Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Hong Kong   Recently, Convener of the Executive Council Bernard Charnwut Chan reviewed the…

South Korea’s Lantau Tomorrow Vision – a cautionary tale
Opinion

South Korea’s Lantau Tomorrow Vision – a cautionary tale

Photo of Songdo taken by Dr Tang during her visit. Dr. Winnie Tang, Honorary Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Hong Kong Previously, I…

What Hong Kong can learn from Korea on innovation
Opinion

What Hong Kong can learn from Korea on innovation

Dr. Winnie Tang, Honorary Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Hong Kong   “Starting pay ₩50 million. Monday start work at 1pm. 3 free…

Hong Kong’s uphill climb to a cashless society
Opinion

Hong Kong’s uphill climb to a cashless society

   Dr. Winnie Tang, Honorary Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Hong Kong Hong Kong may be on the verge of following other countries…

Don’t undervalue PRL sports clubs’ economic and wider contributions to Hong Kong
Opinion

Don’t undervalue PRL sports clubs’ economic and wider contributions to Hong Kong

The Task Force on Land Supply has identified 27 sites occupying 341 ha of land held by sports clubs under Private Recreational Leases (PRL) considered…

Hong Kong needs a COP: A central information platform for disaster relief
Opinion

Hong Kong needs a COP: A central information platform for disaster relief

  After Typhoon Mangkhut, some Hong Kong people experienced an unexpected nightmare in travelling to work. The government came under heavy fire through the media….

How public-private-government partnership heats up the innotech startup atmosphere
Opinion

How public-private-government partnership heats up the innotech startup atmosphere

Dr. Winnie Tang, Honorary Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Hong Kong Hong Kong can successfully attract entrepreneurs from overseas, and has an excellent…

Eliminating plastic waste
Energy & Environment

Eliminating plastic waste

In early June, a dead pilot whale in southern Thailand was found packed with 80 plastic bags inside its body. This sad news once again…