Press Release Industry & Technology Forum of Hong Kong R&D Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management Enabling Technologies
Hong Kong R&D Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management Enabling Technologies (LSCM R&D Centre) is going to organize a series of Industry and Technology Forum to solicit industry requirements and foster research collaborations. In response to the recent announcement on the RFID frequency band in China, the 1st forum will discuss with logistics and supply chain participants the impact and implication of the RFID frequency band and what new opportunities may have arisen. The forum will be held on June 15, 2007 from 13:30– 16:45 at Centenary I-III, Marco Polo Hong Kong Hotel, Harbour City, Kowloon, Hong Kong. We have invited a honorable guest speaker, Professor Zhang Qi, Chairperson of RFID China Alliance to present a keynote speech on “RFID Applications and Development in the National Golden Cards Projects”. Industry professionals and representatives of business associations will participate in the panel discussions on RFID Applications in Hong Kong. Panelists included the following distinguished guests: Mr. Andrew Tong, Senior Innovation Manager, New Business Asia Pacific, Bayer MaterialScience Limited Mr. Allan Hui, Managing Director, BISA Technologies (Hong Kong) Ltd. Mr. Henry Lau, System Analyst, SML Group Limited Mr. Kenneth Chung, Manager, RFID Solutions, Asia Pacific, Tyco Electronics H.K. Ltd. Mr. Hugo Chan, General Manager, Earnward Warehouse Limited Mr. Peter Yan, Chief Executive Officer, Global e-Trading Services Limited ("Ge-TS") Mr. Ricky Wong, Chairman, Hong Kong Container Tractor Owner Association Mr. Wilson Lee, Director of Information Technology, Kerry Logistics (Hong Kong) Limited.
A number of our partners will show case their technologies and RFID solutions at the Forum, they are: BISA Technologies (Hong Kong) Limited Convergence Systems Limited ETI Consulting Limited Freight Forwarders’ Computer Advocate Limited Global e-Trading Services Limited Hong Kong Logistics Association Kerry Logistics (Hong Kong) Limited SML Group Limited Tyco Electronics HK Ltd. Hong Kong Productivity Council, Hong Kong CFS and Logistics Association, Hong Kong Logistics Association, RFID China Alliance and The Chamber of Hong Kong Logistics Industry are supporting organizations of this event.
About LSCM R&D Centre Hong Kong R&D Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management Enabling Technologies (LSCM R&D Centre) was found in April 2006. It is established with funding support from the Innovation and Technology Commission and is commissioned to provide a one-stop shop for technology transfer and commercialization. It is hosted by three leading universities in Hong Kong: The University of Hong Kong., The Chinese University of Hong Kong, and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. The aim of LSCM R&D Centre is to strengthen collaborative applied research activities between the industry and research organizations.
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