To support HKBU in pioneering innovation, technology translation, and innovation policy development.



To drive strategic alliances, collaborations, multidisciplinary research and development and their applications in the global community.


ITPR will promote and facilitate the HKBU’s technology translation in the following directions:

  • Identify existing and potential research projects of high impact and potential for translation and application;
  • Evaluate progress and discuss directions with researchers who are interested in taking further steps towards translation;
  • Promote business development for HKBU and showcase its research capabilities worldwide through various channels, such as online platforms, conferences, exhibitions, networking and partnership meetings, and technology exchange workshops;
  • Build strategic alliances and collaboration platforms to engage relevant stakeholders, establish multidisciplinary network, and solicit domain expertise and support;
  • Identify funding opportunities locally, nationally and internationally, and seek support and sponsorship from the industry, Government, and other stakeholders;
  • Optimize research infrastructure for translation;
  • Provide all other forms of necessary support to facilitate research, development, all the way through technology demonstration, commercialization, entrepreneurship, and / or other forms of knowledge transfer.