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You guys are from different schools

We know what you are thinking :D


Business school

“ I know nothing... Really nothing...”


Science school

“ I use machines in the lab, but building one?”


Engineering School

“ Umm... Do I know every single student in the robotic team?”


Humanities school

“ Really?”

You should come if...

“ You haven't tried this before ”

“ You want to get your hands-on learning in a different field ”

“ You'd love to interact and make things with new friends in UST ”

It doesn't affect your GPA, it is fine even if you suck !


What will you experience?



Workshop

Group discussion

Get your hands dirty

Created with Sketch. Workshop Group discussion Get your hands dirty

Timeline


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Created with Sketch. Ideation Registration Teamwork 3D CAD design & fabrication Electronics, sensors & coding Pitch decks & video making Prototype demo & presenation

$


Free. We take care of all the equipment and hardware.


Who can come?


1. Curiosity to learn new things

2. Love to talk and make things together with new friends

3. Pre-requisites, academic years or disciplines? We don′t care.


What should I bring and prepare?


Just bring your laptop !



Prizes



Champion: HK$ 15,000
1st runners-up: HK$ 6,000
2nd runners-up: HK$ 3,000





Supporting Organizations

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* Big data from UBER and Blood Transfusion Services of the Hospital Authority will be made available for use

by participants of hardUST, for simulating and testing of their creative ideas in solving the problems.



Judges


Joseph Jeong

- MIT Certified Entrepreneurship Instructor
- Tsinghua X-Lab & Chinaccelerator
Advisor and Mentor
- Angel Investor & Wall Street Veteran

Sasha Varlamov

- Co-founder at EXLhub
- Entrepreneur & CTO

Sandra Chan

- Director of Everbest Technologies Ltd
- Makeblock Advisor

Ryan Lee (Mentor)

- Engineer at Everbest Technologies Ltd.

Dr. Leo Leung (Mentor)

- Co-founder of Enjoyneer Education Limited

Jonathan Hui (Mentor)

- Co-founder of Enjoyneer Education Limited



FAQ


1. Do I need to stay 48 hours at the hardUST?

A: All workshops and mentoring sessions will finish in the evening. We do not encourage you work overnights.
Please feel free to go back home/dorm and get some sleep. Soon, we will send you the detailed schedule.

2. What is the theme of hardUST?

A: We will follow the theme of hackUST this year. You may check it out in the hackUST website!

3. Any limits on the number of participants for hardUST?

A: Yes, we have a limit of 100 registrants, so don’t hestitate to register the event.

4. I may not find a team, shall I join alone?

A: Definitely welcome! In fact, we will randomly divide all participants into teams of 4. Let’s meet some new buddies!


Contact us

hack@ust.hk fb twitter

Entrepreneurship Center (Lift 29-30)
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong