5 Jan 2024

HKSTP and RTHK Expand Data-driven Ecosystems to Fuel Technology Breakthroughs and Nurture Future AIR Talent via ABU Robocon

Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) has agreed to a three-year Smart Broadcasting partnership to join forces with Hong Kong’s sole public service broadcaster Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK) to forge a data-driven ecosystem to promote cross-sector innovation and build Hong Kong into an international innovation and technology (I&T) hub.

Key Takeaways

  • HKSTP and RTHK will jointly nurture the next generation of local AI and robotics talent by organising the International ABU Robocon in 2026 and more.
  • Both parties will also promote cross sector data sharing to drive technological breakthroughs in the industry and unlock Hong Kong’s potential as a digital economy potential, ultimately developing the city into an international I&T hub.
  • HKSTP will assist RTHK in scouting innovative solutions to address its business and operational challenges, boosting cross sector collaboration.