Science Park Expansion (SPX) ground-breaking ceremony was held on 22 Nov 2016. The theme named “Building for a Vibrant Community˙Innovation for a Prosperous Tomorrow”. Venue was between Building 15W and SPX1 site. There were addition of two purpose-built R&D fit office buildings that would provide extra capacity to sustain the vibrant growth of the innovation and technology (I&T) ecosystem. In the beginning, our chairlady the Hon Mrs Fanny Law, GBS, JP gave welcoming remarks. She said the new phase development in Science Park was a testimony of the HKSAR government’s commitment to the promotion of innovation and technology in Hong Kong.
The Hon C Y Leung, GBM, GBS, JP (The Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region) gave a speech and he said the Government would continuous invest in I&T industry in both infrastructure and funding support.
The ground-breaking ceremony was officiated by the Hon CY Leung (CE, HKSAR). (Left: Mr. Albert Wong (CEO, HKSTP), Hon Mrs Fanny Law (Chairperson, HKSTP), Hon CY Leung, Hon Nicholas W. Yang (The Secretary for Innovation and Technology) and Prof. Albert Yu (member of HKSTP Project and Facilities Committee))
During CE left and he chat with our top managements. Dr. David Chung (The Under Secretary for Innovation and Technology) was also here (behind CE).
The top view of the SPX1 site was showed.
I met Dr. Jackson Tang (HKIE) who was also our entrepreneur. We took selfie for memory.
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HKSTP news (HKSTP embarks on Science Park expansion to enlarge support base for Hong Kong’s innovation and technology ecosystem) – https://www.hkstp.org/hkstp_web/en/corporate-news-science-park-company-news/latest-news?Alias=hkstp-embarks-on-science-park-expansion-to-enlarge-support-base-for-hong-kongs-innovation-and-technology-ecosystem