Global competition PolyHack nurtures student innovators
PolyHack 2023, a global hybrid hackathon and ideathon competition initiated by a group of PolyU students, was successfully concluded on 24 June. Jointly organised by PolyHack, the Knowledge Transfer and Entrepreneurship Office at PolyU, and the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation, the competition gathered over 700 talented individuals from more than 80 countries and regions worldwide to create their innovative projects.
The two-week competition served as a platform for talented individuals to harness their creativity and technical prowess, focusing on the domains of artificial intelligence (AI), financial technology (FinTech), smart cities, and the Internet of Things (IoT). Featuring a series of inspiring talks by industry leaders, workshops and mentorship sessions, the competition enriched the participants’ knowledge and skillsets, and equipped them with the necessary tools to tackle complex challenges and refine their project concepts. Through a rigorous evaluation process, the winners of PolyHack 2023 were selected based on their exceptional performance and groundbreaking solutions. Read more.
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