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FAST FACTS (CUMULATIVE)

Invention Disclosures

100

New Patent Applications Filed & Granted

157/162

Cumulative Active Pending Patent Applications and Granted Patents

1026

No. of ITF Project Approved & Funding Awarded

30/146M

No. of Proof-of-Concept Projects Reviewed & Funded

16/8

No. of Teams Participating to HKUST 1M Dolar Entreprenurship Competition 2016

500

No. of Active Start-up or Spinoff Company

60

No. of New Startup in the Year

14

No. of Performance and Exhibition of Creative Works

60

No. of Public Lecture/Events

528

DEFINITIONS

Invention Disclosures

This refers to the number of inventions or software received and reviewed at HKUST including the satellite campus (FYTGS, SRI and FSLDCTR).
 

New Patent Applications Filed & Granted

This refers to the number of new HKUST and satellite campus patent applications filed and patents granted in the current year.
 

Cumulative Active Pending Patent Applications & Granted Patents

This refers to the cumulative number of active HKUST and satellite campus patent applications and patents granted.
 

No. of ITF Project Approved & Funding Awarded

This refers to the number of approved Innovation and Technology Fund project and funding awarded of HKUST.
 

No. of Proof-of-Concept Projects Reviewed & Funded

This refers to the number of PCF projects reviewed and funded.
 

No. of Teams Participating in HKUST One Million Dollar Entrepreneurship Competition 2016

This refers to the number of HKUST teams participated in the HKUST One-Million Dollar Entrepreneurship Competitions 2016 among all the teams from Hong Kong, Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, and Macau.
 

No. of Active Start-up or Spinoff Company

This refers to startup companies in Hong Kong and China, including those established through EP Programme and TSSSU Programme.
 

No. of New Startup in the Year

This refers to new start-ups admitted to the Entrepreneurship Program (EP) or funded by the TSSSU Program during the reporting year. A company admitted to the EP Program and also funded by the TSSSU Program counts only once whichever comes first.
 

No. of Performance and Exhibition of Creative Works

This refers to events held at museums and galleries owned by HKUST as per the Common Data Collection Format (CDCF) requirements.
 

No. of Public Lectures/Events

This refers to events in which target audience are not from department/ faculty/ institution.
 

OTHER FIGURES

SRI R&D Achievements

Up to Dec.2015, SRI has 284 publications,4 postdoctoral at station,10 invention patents under application. There are 12 laboratories and undertaking 56 government research projects , 34 horizontal projects, and the contract value is over 1.9 billion.
 

FYTRI Achievements

  • Total Government granted and commercial projects: 373;
  • Total accumulated funding: over 160 million RMB; 
  • Driven enterprises’ R & D investment: over 500 million RMB;
  • Serviced more than 90 enterprises, 226 projects.

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