Strengthening School Ties in Shenzhen

Engineering alumni in Hong Kong and Shenzhen enjoyed a joint gathering at the HKUST Shenzhen Research Institute to mark the University’s 25th Anniversary and strengthen bonds between the School’s graduates.

The reunion, attended by around 100 alumni, got underway with a welcome speech from Associate Dean of Engineering (Undergraduate Studies) Prof C Y Tsui. This was followed by a tour of the research facility and experience-sharing from SENG alumni entrepreneurs. They included Mr Anik Dey, 2010 BEng in Electronic Engineering and 2015 MPhil in Electronic and Computer Engineering, and now Chief User Experience Officer of Ivo Technologies, and Mr Liang Cheng, 2009 MSc in Mechanical Engineering, now General Manager of Zhuhai Yunzhou Intelligence Technology Co Ltd.

Later, participants enjoyed a sociable dinner, with School management providing updates on the latest University developments and 25th Anniversary celebrations. Alumni also gave further talks at the event. These included sharing on intellectual property by Mr Dennis Tang, 1998 MPhil in Mechanical Engineering, now an Attorney Partner at Yingke Law Firm in Shenzhen, and other topics.