Sep 04, 2013
PolyU's Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and the Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association have jointly conducted a study on the health effects of using smartphones and portable electronic devices among Hong Kong people.
Aug 14, 2013
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University has jointly launched the International Research Centre for Communication in Healthcare with the University of Technology Sydney on 24 June at the Second Symposium on Healthcare Communication in Hong Kong.
Aug 14, 2013
Professor George Woo, Visiting Chair Professor of Optometry and Emeritus Professor of PolyU's School of Optometry, will be bestowed with the Essilor Award for Outstanding International Contributions to Optometry by the American Academy of Optometry.
Jul 23, 2013
A team of PolyU Design students showed their prowess in creativity and care for the elderly by winning the Second Prize in a national innovation competition which attracted more than 500 entries from universities all over the country.
Jul 23, 2013
With the use of sophisticated mathematical modelling techniques, a mathematician at PolyU and his co-researchers have completed a study that explains the phenomenon of multiple waves of influenza pandemic in the last century.
Jul 22, 2013
With its elegant and fashionable “CAN-WATCH” series using recycled materials, the start-up company Alchemist Creations which was founded with the support from the Micro Fund Scheme of PolyU has won the Germany’s “Red Dot Design Award 2013”.
Jul 08, 2013
With a view to setting new standards for hotel rooms, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University has joined hands with its teaching and research hotel, Hotel ICON, and organized a global competition to shape guestrooms of the future.
Jul 01, 2013
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) joined hands with the Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong in organizing the “Hotel of the Future” competition in celebration of the hotel’s 50th anniversary.
Jun 28, 2013
Organized by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, PolyU Innovation and Entrepreneurship Global Student Challenge 2013 has come to a fruitful close with University of Dhaka and Hankuk Academy of Foreign Studies winning the Gold Awards.
Jun 24, 2013
The Alliance of Chinese and European Business Schools (ACE) was officially inaugurated in France on 31 May 2013. The Faculty of Business of PolyU is one of the 20 founding members of this alliance with EFMD as the patron.