About PolyU Design
The School of Design at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU Design) is a vibrant community of designers, researchers, and creative thinkers dedicated to pushing boundaries and driving innovation. With a rich history spanning over six decades, PolyU Design has earned a reputation as a leading incubator of design excellence in the region.
About NVIDIA AI Technology Center
NVIDIA's AI Technology Center is the NVIDIA's primary artificial intelligence research facility. The center focuses on developing new techniques in AI and deep learning through conducting research, engineering projects, and collaborating with academic institutions and other technology companies.
The PolyU-NVIDIA Joint Research Centre, established in 2023, represents a pioneering collaboration between The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) School of Design and NVIDIA, dedicated to serve as a collaborative academia-industry research platform fostering interdisciplinary research in the fields of culture, art and technology.
Through this unique partnership, The PolyU-NVIDIA Joint Research Centre leverages PolyU’s expertise in conducting interdisciplinary research and education, and the world-leading technology for high-performance computing of NVIDIA powering today’s artificial intelligence revolution.
Key focus areas include:
Cutting edge and emerging research
Talent and practitioner development
Based out of The Jockey Club Innovation Tower in PolyU, which houses state-of-the-art design, technology and maker facilities for researchers and students to utilize, the Centre is managed by our Director, Professor Henry Duh and Co-Director, Dr. Charles Cheung.