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- HKSTP Delegation Wins 15 Awards at Prestigious International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva
17 Apr 2018
HKSTP shares the joy of 12 winning companies for attaining remarkable achievements at the 46th International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva. HKSTP’s delegation collected a total of 15 awards at the world’s most prestigious invention show.
(Hong Kong, 17 April 2018) - Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (“HKSTP”) is proud to announce that 12 partner companies and incubatees from the HKSTP-led delegation won a total of 15 awards at the renowned 46th International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva. The awards won include the Prize of the Romanian Delegation, three Gold Medals with Congratulations of the Jury, six Gold Medals and five Silver Medals.
The International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva is the world's most prestigious innovation exhibition organised under the patronage of the World Intellectual Property Organisation of the Swiss Government and City of Geneva. Held between 11st and 15th April this year, there were more than 1,000 inventions presented in 822 exhibitions from over 40 countries and regions at the event.
HKSTP’s partner company Marvel Digital Limited, a leader in 3D visualisation technologies, collected the Prize of the Romanian Delegation, a Gold Medal and a Silver Medal at the event with two of their acclaimed products. These included the Memto Live Picture Frame, which is a cloud-based imaging solution that produces naked-eye 3D images in clear, 4K ultra-high definition; and their Advanced Image Rendering Algorithms for Autostereoscopic 3D Display.
The other Hong Kong companies who made a strong showing at the show, winning the Gold Medal with Congratulations of the Jury included BrainNow Medical Technology Limited, Neosen Energy HK Limited and TFS Global Company Limited. Additionally, Antwave Technology Limited, Film Players Limited, Marvoto Technology (Hong Kong) Limited, Pacific Telecom & Navigation Limited and Sucabot MedTech International Limited all came home with a Gold Medal for their inventions. Four other Silver Medals went to BeeInventor Limited, Koln 3D Technology (Medical) Limited, MoNi Studio Interactive Interior Design Ltd and Pacific Telecom & Navigation Limited.
All of them have benefited from HKSTP’s support along their R&D-to-commercialisation journey, including financial aid, facilities and equipment, business networks, industry connections and market intelligence.
Albert Wong, Chief Executive Officer of HKSTP, congratulated the companies on their achievements and commented: “It is such a proud moment for us all to see the technopreneurs in Hong Kong receive international recognition by their peers. Indeed, one of HKSTP’s major imperatives for our partner companies and incubatees is to bridge them with international business connections and assist them in expanding their markets. HKSTP is glad to have played its part in facilitating our technopreneurs in their R&D pursuits. We will continue to support them, so that they may see their ideas come to fruition as successful products.”
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