Knowledge Transfer Office


Founded in 1984, CityU is a dynamic and forward-looking institution of higher education in Hong Kong. To establish close links with the local business and industrial communities, the University formed the CityU Business & Industrial Club (CUBIC) in 1993. CUBIC is the main industrial liaison platform of the University, serving to develop a close relationship with the business and industrial sectors. It also helps members improve and upgrade their technological and management expertise, thus increasing their competitiveness in today's demanding business environment.


  • Helps the University build a strong link with the industrial and business communities
  • Nurtures meaningful collaboration between CityU and the industrial and business sectors for mutual benefits
  • Enhances the image of CityU as a partner to industry and commerce. It also underscores the emphasis placed by the University on the application of knowledge and technology transfer

Organization Structure


  • Prof Jian Lu, Vice-President (Research and Technology) and Dean of Graduate Studies, CityU


  • Mr George N Chung, JP, Chairman, Standard Telecommunications Limited
  • Dr Peter Ho, Managing Director, TechWorld Industries Limited
  • Dr Raymond Leung, Chairman of FiMax Technology Limited, Chairman & CEO of Altai Technologies Limited
  • Dr Hon Samson Tam, JP, Chairman, Group Sence Limited
  • Dr Albert Wai-Kit Chan, Managing Partner, Albert Wai-Kit Chan Intellectual Property Limited

Executive Committee


  • Prof Jian Lu, Vice-President (Research and Technology) and Dean of Graduate Studies, CityU

Executive Director

  • Dr L F Kwok, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, CityU


  • Chairmen of Special Interest Groups
  • Prof Michael H W Lam, Professor, Department of Biology and Chemistry

Special Interest Groups

Building & Construction Group

Consumer Electronics Group

IT and Telecom Group

Life Science Group

Manufacturing Group