Talk on Knowledge Exchange and Student Knowledge Exchange Competition

16 April 2021

Event Date(s)/Period(s)
16 April 2021

Organised by
School of Public Health

A talk entitled "How to Convert Your Knowledge into Impact?" was held on 16 April 2021. Mr Laurence Tang Yat-long (鄧日朗), Senior Manager of iDendron, HKU Technology Transfer Office, was invited to explain the concept of "knowledge exchange" to students at HKUMed, and introduce resources for start-ups that are available at HKU. The speakers shared examples of successful projects to inspire and to illustrate how students can turn innovations into real-life impacts.

The talk was held in connection with the "Public Health in Action - Student Knowledge Exchange Competition". This competition encourages students at HKUMed to present their impactful, innovative public health outreach initiatives and put them into practice in the communities. More details about the competition is available at


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