The following gives a brief glimpse on upcoming and past professional-development-related activities at the department. We hope the multimedia from past events can help you know more about what we do to nurture students’ professionalism apart from academic training.
Virtual Conference: 2020 Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference (APMC 2020)
Organizer : IEEE AP/MTT Hong Kong Chapter
Date: 8 -11 December, 2020
Time: 09:00 to 18:00 (Hong Kong, UTC+8:00)m
Preliminary Program Book:
EE Soft Skills Seminar – “Graduate School Application in the US and HK”
The valuable key takeaways covered by Dr. Wang and Dr Yuan included whether students should go for graduate school and their expectation, pros and cons of graduate schools in the US and HK, criteria for a successful application to US graduate schools and to HKPFS and the current global situation changes the prospects of graduate school applications.
EE Soft Skills Seminar – “The Road from Engineering Students to Serial Entrepreneur"
The topic is “The Road from Engineering Students to Serial Entrepreneur”.
Soft skill is one of the crucial attributes for success in career. In the seminar, Dr Lam shared with students the different skills that add value to a university student, the considerations for the choice of further studies or starting a company, how to transfer a research project idea into a final product, and his own journey from engineering start-up to a successful entrepreneur.
Presentation materials are available here .
OIS Final Presentation Competition
EE Shenzhen Technical Visit 2019
The dramatic development of the innovations- and digital-driven industry in Qianhai, where gigantic tech firms such as Kingdee and Huawei are situated, is something EE students must not miss out in terms of paving the way of future career development. EE department would like to offer different opportunities to our EE students to have a chance to explore and learn more about the world high tech environment. The main purpose of this activity is to arouse and cultivate students’ interests in and enhance their knowledge of the recent development of Qianhai New District, and Shenzhen City.
Career Preparation Seminars and Workshops for EE Students
The events attracted over 40 undergraduate students.
The Final Year Project Competition cum Product Design Competition 2019
For Final Year Project (FYP) Competition, a total of 32 projects entered the semi-final which was a poster session. All semi-finalists were enthusiastic and professional in introducing their innovative and novel ideas in their project works. Six of them were immediately selected after the semi-final to compete in the final round held on the same day for Gold, Silver, Bronze and Merit Prizes.
As for Product Design (PD) Competition, there were a total of five teams participated and worked on the product titled “Remote-controlled Airship”. There are Champion, Creativity, First Runner-up, Second Runner-up, and Merit Awards.
Postgraduate Soft Skills Development Series in 2018/19
The iconic speakers had attracted overwhelming responses from the participants.
Research Symposium for Postgraduate Students 2019
This year, a total of 58 posters were submitted and presented, and eight were selected to receive the Best Presenter Awards according to topical track. Participants enjoyed the interactions with peers and faculty members and the day rounded off with invaluable exchanges and conversations.
Career Talk to EE Graduate-to-be