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WINNERS - HKU DreamCatchers 100K 2016

WINNERS - HKU DreamCatchers 100K 2016

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HKU DreamCatchers 100K is an entrepreneurship seed fund for young entrepreneurs to kick start their businesses, and to experiment and realise their dreams. Each winning team will be awarded $100K seed fund. This programme also includes mentorship, workshops, and networking opportunities.

 

The scheme commenced in March 2016 -- over 550 students and young alumni applied. After months of Preliminary Pitch and mentors’ guidance, 18 teams competed against each other at the Final Pitch by presenting their business ideas and prototypes, with only 10 finalists winning the seed fund award. 

10 winning teams are as follows:

 

Chillazy

 

Keevin Lee 李建熹 

BBA(Acc&Fin) 2012                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

 Chillazy

A physical hammock lounge for the exhausted working class

 

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CONZEB

 

Andy Lau 劉金成

BEng(MedE) 2010; PhD 2015

 

Pan Yeung 楊斌  

BEng(MedE) 2013; PhD Year 3    

       

Conzeb

To build a fully automated instrumentation for easy and simple cancer screening

DNA Replicator

 

So Hon-fai 蘇漢暉

BSc 2010; MPhil 2013; PhD Year 4

 

Data Ng 吳卓光

BSc 2009; PhD 2015

 

DNA

To provide an affordable and portable PCR machine for DNA am in schools and developing countries

 

Living Tissues

Company Limited

 

Daniel Chik 戚子傑

BEng(MedE) 2007; PhD 2012

 

Annie Cheng 鄭曉華

BEng(MedE) 2007; PhD 2012

 

Alvin Zhang 張偉

PhD 2015 

 

Barbara Chan 陳佩              

Associate Dean of Engineering                                  

LivingTissue

To develop an automated system to fabricate cartilage from stem cells and biomaterial for repair in-house with minimal human interference

 

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MedEXO Robotics

 

Denis Huen 禤彥勳

MPhil 2015

 

MedEXO

Exo-Stabilizer: Public Affordable Wearable Robotic Device for Parkinsonʼs Disease Patients

 

More HERE

 

 

Movabar

 

Cheung Hoi-kwan 張凱琨   

BA(ArchStud) 2009; 

MSc(ConstProjectMan) Year 3  

 

Gu Lik Hang 顧力恆

BA(ArchStud) 2009

                                                        

Movabar

TA Platform (Web & App) and System for Off-Site Food & Beverages (F&B) Catering Services

 

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Motion

 

Carlos Ma 馬嘉樂

MSc(Eng)(ME) 2013; PhD Year 4 

 

Brian Lee 李杰衡

PhD Year 3

 

Cheung Wing-lai 張榮禮

BEng(EE) Year 4

 

Motion

To enable an affordable solution for self-contained motion tracking and sports training for the general public and professionals alike

 

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RECIPIO

 

Chan Yin-fan 陳彥勳              

BBA(IBGM) 2016

 

Michelle Lui 呂蔚珊

BBA(IBGM) 2016

 

Gladys Lui 呂苑愉

BBA(IBGM) Year 5

 

Lam Chak-yiu 林澤堯

BBA(IBGM) Year 5

 

Li Tsun-ho 李進晧

BBA(IS) 2016

 

Recipio

A revolutionary digital receipt solution that replaces traditional paper receipts to streamline the whole aftersales process, while enhancing customer loyalty

 

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ROOTS

 

Danielle Leeann Chin

BA 2014

 

Charles Fong 方恆                 

BSc 2014; MSocSc 2016

 

Tsui Man-kwan 徐文君

BA 2014

 

Michael Headrick

BA(ArchStud) 2014

 

Chan Yat-him 陳逸謙

BA(ArchStud) Year 4

 

Roots

Your curated online food and food lifestyle marketplace that revives the everyday artisan and his/her products through a community-driven platform of experienced foodies

 

Smiley Box

 

Han Sung Il 韓盛一                

BEng(EComE) 2016; BBA Year 4           

 

Paul Lee 

BBA 2015

SmileyBox

To deliver boxes of toys to households on a tiered and annual subscription basis, following toy-curriculums developed by our child-education experts; these toys are later collected and recycled to generate eduational opportunities for underprivileged children, to minimize resource waste, and to contribute to our local communities 

 

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