Saving lives, saving time through smart city tech

Saving lives, saving time through smart city tech

Whether it’s saving lives or saving you time, GIS has got you covered. Photo: Our Hong Kong champion Tommy Chan (third right at the back)…

Smart City: Know thyself!

Dr. Winnie Tang Adjunct Professor, Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Architecture, University of Hong Kong IDC, the research institute pointed…

How “World-class” are Cities in the Greater Bay Area? (including Hong Kong)

Waltraut Ritter Knowledge Dialogues www.knowledgedialogues.com Now that China’s State Council has released its blueprint for turning the Pearl River Delta into the “Greater Bay Area”…

Transforming Hong Kong into a City of Innovation

Transforming Hong Kong into a city of innovation Dr. Winnie Tang Adjunct Professor, Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Architecture, University…

Hong Kong’s “hidden” competitive advantage: Open Geospatial Data

Dr. Winnie Tang, Adjunct Professor, Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Architecture, The University of Hong Kong The central government has…

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

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

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…

Smart AND Fast: Smart cities, transportation and mobility for Hong Kong

Smart AND Fast: Smart cities, transportation and mobility for Hong Kong

Under the vision of empowering Hong Kong with technology, the government has laid out an ambitious roadmap to make the city smart. Hong Kong prides…

Smart lampposts should be equipped with accurate spatial data

Dr. Winnie Tang, Honorary Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Hong Kong We are gradually approaching the fifth generation (5G) mobile phone era,according to…

Hong Kong needs cooperation with China to become a talent hub

Dr. Winnie Tang, Honorary Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Hong Kong  A commentary in a local newspaper by retired People’s Bank of China (PBOC) governor Zhou Xiaochuan suggests Hong…