Techno-Entrepreneurship Core

HKU’s Entrepreneurship Resource Hub

Techno-Entrepreneurship Core (TEC) is the coodinating office to synergise and enhance HKU’s efforts in promoting innovation and entrepreneurship to build a vibrant ecosystem.

  • Our Aim

TEC aims to support the University to innovate the future and fuel the economy, both locally and internally, with our great talents and discoveries.

  • Our Visions

We believe, HKU has immense potential for creating interdisciplinary teamwork, technology ventures, and industrial collaboration. TEC is therefore created for making it happen with five essential functions:

  • Coordinate: coordinate and consolidate existing activities
  • Educate: train students of all disciplines & enhance learning experiences
  • Support: support start-ups in commercialising research advances
  • Connect: connect talents from different aspects
  • Liaise: Liaise with external partners on I&E collaborations
  • Our Missions
  • To drive HKU’s entrepreneurship plans and effort moving forward
  • To consolidate related resources on campus and act as a focal point for students, professors and external partners
  • To coordinate or organize activities for encouraging interdisciplinary collaboration, educating entrepreneurial mindset, and nurturing tech ventures out of research outputs
  • And, to play an important role in connecting with the industry and global entrepreneurship ecosystem