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.
Jun 24, 2013
Organized by PolyU as a major initiative to embrace internationalization, innovation and entrepreneurship, PolyU Global Student Challenge (GSC) 2013 has attracted 228 teams from secondary schools and universities from 34 countries and territories.
Jun 24, 2013
The School of Hotel and Tourism Management of PolyU has launched the innovative D.HTM Distinguished Lecture Series in which leading academics and industry executives from across the globe have been invited to share their perspectives and insights.
Jun 14, 2013
In response to the massive urbanization process in China, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University has established the Research Institute for Sustainable Urban Development to address the issue of urban sustainability.
Jun 03, 2013
Two researchers from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University have been collaborating with CREAM in a global study, which identified 24 genes leading to short-sightedness, thus paved the way for further research on the prevention and control of myopia.