HKETA’s Startup & Mentorship subcommittee is glad to announce that our IFF2023 Pitch & Conference Day will be held on 05 Aug 2023, Saturday at Cyberport.  It is our 4th annual event, a one-day innovation & technology competition including school teams pitching, technology talks sharing, showcases and awards ceremony.


IFF2023 Pitch & Conference invites the following of Guest of Honours for opening remarks in our Pitching and Awards Ceremony sessions.

  • Mr. Howard CHENG, Chief Operating Officer, Cyberport
  • Mr. Francis WONG, Executive Director, Sumitomo Corporation Equity Asia

IFF2023 Conference also invites global speakers from the world class of technology and education to discuss the latest technological advancements and applications.   The conference will feature four talks, each offering a unique perspective on technological fields.  They cover industry 4.0/5.0, artificial intelligence/AI and its transformative power, the use of generative AI in developing industrial metaverse applications, and emerging technologies like virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality, robotics, drones, and holograms for online learning technology in our future of next generation.

The conference aims to provide our students with valuable insights on how and why to use technologies and prepare for the future.  Our conference talks are:

Talk 1: Enabling Digital Transformation in Small and Medium Enterprises – Overcoming Obstacles and Realizing Opportunities (in Virtual Base) by Dr Ben CHENG, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Manufacturing, Materials and Mechatronics, School of Engineering, STEM College, RMIT University, Australia

Talk 2: Generative AI and its Application in Industrial Metaverse by Dr Charles CHEUNG, Ph.D., Senior Data Scientist and Deputy Director, NVIDIA AI Technology Center Hong Kong, NVIDIA

Talk 3: AI for Video Analytics by Mr. Hiroshi OCHIAI, Director Alliances, Portfolio and Customer Services, APAC, Axis Communications.

Talk 4: The Role of Instructional Technology in a Library’s Technology of Things (in Virtual Base) by Dr Anthony S. CHOW, Ph.D., Director and Professor, School of Information, San José State University, USA

For details, please visit our IFF website : https://www.innovateforfuture.com/

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