Mr David Ai – Director of Knowledge Transfer Office
Mr David Ai, Director of Knowledge Transfer Office, has
extensive experience in technology licensing, business incubation, marketing
and consulting. Before joining CityU, Mr Ai was Senior Licensing Associate with
the Office of Technology Licensing of Stanford University. A versatile
technology entrepreneur, Mr Ai held senior positions in various major corporations
and startups. Before working at
Stanford, he was Chief Advisor of Hitachi Corporate VC, Executive
Vice-President of SUNeVision Ventures, and CEO of WebJK, a company he
co-founded. He was also Vice-President of Varian Medical Systems, an NYSE
listed company in cancer equipment, Vice-President of Cirque Corporation, and
Project Manager of Hewlett-Packard.
He received a Bachelor degree in psychology from the
National Taiwan University, an MSc in computer science from Indiana University,
an MBA from Stanford University, and a JD from Santa Clara University.
Mr Ai is a registered patent attorney in California.