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The 1st Outstanding ME Alumni Award

The Department of Mechanical Engineering has set up The Outstanding ME Alumni Award as one of the celebration activities for the Department’s 80th Anniversary timed to coincide with the important milestone of the University.

The Department is pleased to announce the results of The Outstanding ME Alumni Award 2016:

PolyU Outstanding ME Alumni Awardees:

Ir Prof. Dr CHEUNG Him Wah
Chief Executive Officer
China Aircraft Services Limited

Associateship of Mechanical Engineering (1981)
Higher Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (1980)

Ir Prof. LAU Kin Tak Alan 
Swinburne University of Technology

Doctor of Philosophy (2001)

Prof. Dr LI Bing

School of Electrical Engineering and Automation
Harbin Institute of Technology (Shenzhen Graduate School)

Doctor of Philosophy (2001)

Mr SZE Wai Pan Banting
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Freetech Group

Higher Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (1989)

Dr TSUI Shung Yiu, SBS

Director of Marine (1998-2006), HKSAR

Ordinary Diploma in Marine Engineering (1967)

Dr YAU Wing Kwong, JP

CEO, Environmental Association Ltd.
Director, Charter Asia Technology Ltd.

Higher Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (1979)


PolyU Outstanding ME Alumni (Young Achiever) Awardees:

Mr NAVEED Yasir Ahmed
Assistant Consultant and Marketing Executive
Wilson Acoustics Limited

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Mechanical Engineering (2013)

Mr WONG Man Hon Joe

Co-Founder and Creative Director
Takon Product Development Ltd.

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Product Analysis with Design (2010)


This Award is aimed to recognize and pay tribute to outstanding ME alumni for their accomplishments in the profession as well as their contribution towards the community.   Bona fide graduate who had successfully completed regular full-time or part-time programmes offered by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, including its forerunners: Hong Kong Government Trade School, Hong Kong Technical College and Hong Kong Polytechnic, are eligible to be nominated.

The Department would like to thank all the Award Selection Panel members for their unfailing support for the challenging selection process.

The Award Presentation Ceremony, which will be combined with the ME Alumni Reunion Dinner for the 80th Anniversary, will be held on 23 March 2017 (Thursday) evening.

Congratulations to the Award Winners once again!