The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and the Rhein-Koester have agreed to launch the "PolyU-Rhein-Koester Joint Laboratory Project on Intelligent Manufacturing" during the signing ceremony of the 2nd Shandong-Hong Kong Economic Cooperation Fair. Dr Zheng Pai, Assistant Professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at PolyU and Mr Cui Zhi, the General Manager of Rhein-Koester, attended the signing ceremony as representatives.
PolyU is an innovative, world-class university that has excelled in professional education and applied research, consistently striving to promote technological innovation and knowledge transfer. Rhein-Koester is a high-tech enterprise dedicated to digital factory, technology transfer, and cultivating professional technical talents in the field of intelligent manufacturing in China and Germany.
Through the joint laboratory, both parties will leverage their expertise and advantages to focus on technological research and development in digitalised intelligent production and human-machine collaborative manufacturing systems. They will also establish a training centre and jointly develop a talent cultivation system targeting the future industry, aiming to achieve a deep integration of industry and education.