Classified Post Hackathon 2018 is a 24 hours challenge took place in November last year at Hong Kong Science Park (HKSTP) data studio. It invited students and fresh graduates to come up with winning, innovative ideas, and create apps and technological tools by using data analytics and latest technology so as to solve real-world business problems within a hectic 24-hours. After that, the students had to show the judges their creativity and feasibility in a 3-minute presentation. Only 10 shortlisted teams were able to enter the final round presentation and explain their digital solutions in details.
Mr. Lo Cheung Yu (Alex) who is studying BSc in Enterprise Engineering with Management and his team participated and won the 1st runner up in this Hackathon 2018. It was impressed that ISE student showed his strong understanding and provided a concrete solution with outstanding technical skills, data visualization techniques as well as the presentation skills to win the judges’ hearts. It was a valuable opportunity for ISE students to harness knowledge learnt in lessons and develop some practical solutions for real world.