The MSc EEE student Mr. Guo Yu won the Champion Team Award in the Microsoft 2018 Internship Job Hack in Microsoft Office, Hong Kong on 9 March 2018. MSc EEE student Guo Yu presented the project “Points Trading Platform Based on Blockchain Technology and Machine Learning” in the competition. This project was developed from his MSc Capstone project supervised by Dr. Wilton Fok, which provided with a Blockchain-based points trading platform for customers and merchants to increase the liquidity of points and digitally transform existing loyalty program mechanisms to deliver the best outcomes. There were hundreds of applications for the internship opportunity. Only 9 groups, around 50 candidates, were shortlisted for this 2-day competitive hackathon event.
More information about the event can be accessed here: https://www.facebook.com/microsofthk/videos/1836917572993598/