Finalist in the ICT Award

A team of EEE students built a Robotic Fire Fighter which can help firemen to put off fire in dangerous environment. The project won the finalist in the ICT Award 2008 – Innovation and Research and ICT Award 2008 – Best Lifestyle Award. The project was exhibited in the Hong Kong Science and Technology Park during the InnoFestival from 16th to 18th October 2008. The students in the project are: Cheung Ka Kit (EE3), Lau Ming Him (CE3), Wong Man Ho (EComE3), Hui Man Choi (InfoE3), Chung Ka Kui (EE3), Ip Hang Pui (EComE3), Fung Sze Tat (CE3) and Ho Kwok Shing (EComE3). The project supervisors are: Dr. W. Fok, Dr. E. Lam, Dr. K.S. Lui, Dr. H.So and Dr. V.Tam.

From Left: Lau Ming Him (CE3), Fung Sze Tat (CE3); From right: Dr. Wilton Fok, Wong Man Ho (EComE3), Ip Hang Pui (EComE3) and Ho Kwok Shing (EcomE3), together with Mrs. Regina Ip, the Legislative Councilor, took photos with the Robotic Fire Fighter in front of the HKU Booth

Student Chung Ka Kui (EE3) represented the team to receive the achievement trophy from Dr. Winnie Tang, the President of Internet Professional Association, accompanied with his supervisor Dr. Wilton Fok

The EEE Robotic Fire Fighter was filmed by Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK). Student Ho Kwok Shing (EcomE3) introduced the functions of the robot to the production crew