May 20
20 May 2019 (Monday)
14:45 - 15:45
Atrium Link, Phase 2
Hong Kong Science Park
Abstract

Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (“HKSTP”) held a Construction Commencement Ceremony for the InnoCell, the on-site residential building aimed at providing working space-cum-temporary accommodations for Park companies and incubatees working at Hong Kong Science Park. The Hon Mrs Carrie Lam, Chief Executive of the HKSAR Government, was the guest-of-honour, along with a number of senior government officials and senior management of HKSTP.

To further advance innovation within the construction industry, HKSTP and the Construction Industry Council (CIC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding at the same event. Specifically, HKSTP and CIC will collaborate in various areas on the development and adoption of construction robotics and automation systems.

Highlights

Senior government officials and senior management from HKSTP graced the Construction Commencement Ceremony of the InnoCell – HKSTP’s onsite residential building that applies pioneering construction methodologies. When completed, the InnoCell will showcase modern concepts of smart living and co-creation communities. From left:  Mr Albert Wong, CEO, HKSTP Mr Nicholas Yang, Secretary for Innovation and Technology, Innovation and Technology Bureau Mrs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Chief Executive, HKSAR Dr Sunny Chai, Chairman, HKSTP Mr Michael Wong, Secretary for Development, Development Bureau Mr Donald Choi, Chairman of Project and Facilities Committee, HKSTP

Senior government officials and senior management from HKSTP graced the Construction Commencement Ceremony of the InnoCell – HKSTP’s onsite residential building that applies pioneering construction methodologies. When completed, the InnoCell will showcase modern concepts of smart living and co-creation communities. From left:

  • Mr Albert Wong, CEO, HKSTP
  • Mr Nicholas Yang, Secretary for Innovation and Technology, Innovation and Technology Bureau
  • Mrs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Chief Executive, HKSAR
  • Dr Sunny Chai, Chairman, HKSTP
  • Mr Michael Wong, Secretary for Development, Development Bureau
  • Mr Donald Choi, Chairman of Project and Facilities Committee, HKSTP

Guests officiating at the Construction Commencement Ceremony of the InnoCell. From left:  Mr Gavin Poon, Member of Board of Directors, HKSTP Ms Cordelia Chung, Member of Board of Directors, HKSTP Mr Kelvin Lo, Director of Drainage Services, Drainage Services Department Dr Tin-Cheung Cheung, Director of Buildings, Buildings Department Ms Annie Choi, Commissioner for Innovation and Technology, Innovation and Technology Commission Mr Albert Wong, CEO, HKSTP Mr Nicholas Yang, Secretary for Innovation and Technology, Innovation and Technology Bureau Mrs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Chief Executive, HKSAR Dr Sunny Chai, Chairman, HKSTP Mr Michael Wong, Secretary for Development, Development Bureau M. Donald Choi, Chairman of Project and Facilities Committee, HKSTP Ir Sai-Hung Lam, Permanent Secretary for Development (Works), Development Bureau Mr Chung-Leung Wong, Director of Water Supplies, Water Supplies Department Ir Alfred Sit, Director of Electrical and Mechanical Services, Electrical and Mechanical Services Department Mr Dennis Ho, Member of Board of Directors, HKSTP

Guests officiating at the Construction Commencement Ceremony of the InnoCell. From left:

  • Mr Gavin Poon, Member of Board of Directors, HKSTP
  • Ms Cordelia Chung, Member of Board of Directors, HKSTP
  • Mr Kelvin Lo, Director of Drainage Services, Drainage Services Department
  • Dr Tin-Cheung Cheung, Director of Buildings, Buildings Department
  • Ms Annie Choi, Commissioner for Innovation and Technology, Innovation and Technology Commission
  • Mr Albert Wong, CEO, HKSTP
  • Mr Nicholas Yang, Secretary for Innovation and Technology, Innovation and Technology Bureau
  • Mrs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Chief Executive, HKSAR
  • Dr Sunny Chai, Chairman, HKSTP
  • Mr Michael Wong, Secretary for Development, Development Bureau
  • M. Donald Choi, Chairman of Project and Facilities Committee, HKSTP
  • Ir Sai-Hung Lam, Permanent Secretary for Development (Works), Development Bureau
  • Mr Chung-Leung Wong, Director of Water Supplies, Water Supplies Department
  • Ir Alfred Sit, Director of Electrical and Mechanical Services, Electrical and Mechanical Services Department
  • Mr Dennis Ho, Member of Board of Directors, HKSTP

Mr Albert Wong, CEO, HKSTP (left) and Mr Albert Cheng, Executive Director, CIC (right) signed an MOU to accelerate the adoption of I&T in the construction sector, with a focus on construction robotics and automation systems.
Mr Albert Wong, CEO, HKSTP (left) and Mr Albert Cheng, Executive Director, CIC (right) signed an MOU to accelerate the adoption of I&T in the construction sector, with a focus on construction robotics and automation systems.

Mrs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Chief Executive, HKSAR and senior government officials were accompanied by Dr Sunny Chai, Chairman, HKSTP, and Mr Simon Wong, Chief Project Development Officer, HKSTP, to visit the InnoCell prototypes.
Mrs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Chief Executive, HKSAR and senior government officials were accompanied by Dr Sunny Chai, Chairman, HKSTP, and Mr Simon Wong, Chief Project Development Officer, HKSTP, to visit the InnoCell prototypes.

 

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