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2018香港資訊及通訊科技獎

「智慧生活獎」大獎得主倍靈科技有限公司 勇奪年度大獎最高殊榮

(香港 – 2018年4月5日) 鼓勵香港資訊及通訊科技業界積極創新的【2018香港資訊及通訊科技獎】頒獎典禮昨晚假香港會議展覽中心 (4月4日) 順利舉行。由香港資訊科技商會籌辦的「智慧生活奬」大奬得主,倍靈科技有限公司憑其獨特創新的「倍靈指環」,擊敗其餘七個獎項類別的大獎得主,奪得最高殊榮「全年大獎」,並獲香港特別行政區行政長官林鄭月娥頒發獎項。

香港資訊及通訊科技獎由政府資訊科技總監辦公室策動,今年是第十二屆。今屆香港資訊及通訊科技獎分為八個獎項類別,今年比賽共有超過1160項作品參賽。

「智慧生活獎」旨在表彰傑出的資訊及通訊科技研發,以推動及促進優質的智慧生活;希望透過這個大獎鼓勵更廣泛的資訊科技應用,以促進社區智慧生活及生活質素。 「智慧生活獎」設有「智慧醫療」、「智能家居」及「生活時尚」三個獎項類別,每個組別分別設有金、銀、銅獎及優異證書。

脫穎而出,贏得評委青睞、勇奪【2018香港資訊及通訊科技獎】-「全年大獎」的倍靈科技有限公司憑倍靈指環在由香港資訊科技商會籌辦的「智慧生活獎」贏得「智慧生活大獎」及「智慧生活大獎(智慧醫療)金獎」兩個獎項,同時亦贏得由香港天使投資脈絡籌辦的「資訊科技初創企業」大獎,成為今年屆比賽的大贏家。
倍靈科技有限公司其得獎項目「倍靈指環」是醫療級的可穿戴平台,運用資訊科技於生物感測、生理信號處理和深度學習算法,方便在家篩查潛在的睡眠窒息症(OSA),並提供白天活動與睡眠健康的關係如精神壓力。結合專利保護的創新指環及光學設計,輕巧的倍靈指環能帶來無干擾及舒適的睡眠監測。倍靈指環記錄準確及高靈敏度的睡眠數據,經網絡上載至倍靈的雲端人工智能平台去確認呼吸障礙事件。所有生理數據、分析及報告,可供診所、體檢中心、呼吸儀器供應商及長者中心的授權人仕查閱。

香港資訊科技商會會長梁淑儀女士表示:「倍靈科技有限公司團隊為本地創科精英,精心研發及應用可穿戴技術 (wearable technology) 以及人工智能於增進個人健康範疇,造福社會,並切合香港建設成為世界級智慧城市,勇奪年度大獎實至名歸。」

如欲進一步了解得奬項目詳情,請瀏覽網頁:https://www.hkitf.org.hk/awards/smartliving。

關於香港資訊科技商會
香港資訊科技商會於一九八零年成立,是一所非牟利及非政治的商會。發展至今,香港資訊科技商會已是一具影響力及於業內廣受重視的團體。商會的宗旨是為香港的訊息及通訊科技界業內人士及企業提供合作及溝通的管道,共同改善營商環境及提高行業整體的服務素質。一直以來,香港資訊科技商會積極推動本地資訊科技行業的發展,透過舉辦不同類型的活動,為業內人士提供交流營商心得及擴展聯繫網絡的機會,讓會員們可以得到較快的資訊發展及商機。在公眾項目方面,商會委員代表業界擔任多個政府委員會和專責小組等之成員,與各有關的政府部門緊密合作,積極向政府提交業界意見書。如欲了解更多有關香港資訊科技商會的詳情,請瀏覽 www.hkitf.org.hk 。

傳媒查詢: 香港資訊科技商會
鄺妙玲小姐(Michelle Kwong) 電話: 3101 8197 電郵 : [email protected]

俊念傳訊顧問有限公司
鄧伊庭小姐 (Heidi Tang) 電話:9754 1356 / 2804 2388 電郵:[email protected]

Winners of Hong Kong ICT Awards 2012: Best Lifestyle Award

Posted by Webmaster on April 17, 2012  |   No Comments »




 

“Hong Kong ICT Awards 2012: Best Lifestyle Award” Come to a Successful Close
Digital Lifestyle Embraces Tremendous Business Opportunities in ICT Development

(3 April, 2012 Hong Kong) Supported by the Office of Government Chief Information Officer (OGCIO), Hong Kong Productivity Council, Hong Kong Trade Development Council and organized by Hong Kong Information Technology Federation (HKITF), the Hong Kong ICT Awards (HKICTA) 2012: Best Lifestyle Award, celebrates its successful closing on today’s presentation ceremony at Theatre 1, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC), Wanchai, with a loud and enthusiastic applause. The Award is honored to invite industry practitioners and senior professionals to officiate the ceremony.

Mr. Francis FONG, President of Hong Kong Information Technology Federation delivered his opening speech, “Devoted to recognize local prominent creative and fashionable lifestyle solutions, the Best Lifestyle Award, stepping into its 6th year, received substantially high quality entries. Those excellent innovative winning projects which will benefit human beings through enhancement the quality of our daily life, and inspire tremendous potential business opportunities in digital lifestyle by displaying how ICT seamlessly integrated into social life.”

“Hong Kong ICT Awards 2012: Best Lifestyle Award” winners:

◆ “Best Lifestyle Grand Award” & “Best Lifestyle (Social, Communications & Media) Gold Award”: “Real-time 2D-3D Conversion Platform” by Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Co. Ltd.

◆ “Best Lifestyle (Green, Healthy & Creative Living) Gold Award”: “World First 3D Dual-LCoS Mini Projector” by Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Co. Ltd. / Solomon Systech

◆ “Best Lifestyle (Learning & Living) Gold Award” : “AURALBOOK” by Playnote Ltd.

◆ “Best Lifestyle (Social, Communications & Media) Special Mention (Silver Market)”: “Yan Oi Tong Love Elderly Card System” by Yan Oi Tong / Zizsoft Ltd.

Developed by the Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Co. Ltd., the “Real-time 2D-3D Conversion Platform” won two awards and received overwhelming appraisal from the judging panel, “The real-time conversion technology innovatively turns 2D images instantly into high quality 3D effect. Further with the handy 2D-3D converter box, consumers can easily enjoy a new life style. ASTRI’s R&D technology impressively produces configurable depths effect, which enables consistencies in natural viewing and thus allows audience to watch 3D content comfortably. This is an exciting technology that can be widely used in consumer and education markets.”

To splendid this event, the organizer is honored to invite industry practitioners and representatives including, Dr. William YU, Head of Climate Program of WWF Hong Kong, Dr. Royce YUEN, Visiting Associate Professor of Faculty of Business & Economics, the University of Hong Kong, Ms. Irene LEUNG, Chairperson of Organizing Committee of Best Lifestyle Award, Mr. Francis FONG, President of Hong Kong Information Technology Federation, to present trophies for the winners.

Since the establishment in 2006, the Hong Kong ICT Awards promote and commend the excellent achievements to which Hong Kong ICT professionals, business corporations and organizations contribute. The Awards comprise ten categories; Best Lifestyle Award is one of them and offers three awards streams, namely: “Green, Healthy & Creative Living”, “Learning & Living” and “Social, Communication & Media”. To respectively commend the achievement of preeminent ICT applications, website and service among each group, Best Lifestyle Award aims at promotion of local ICT development and encouragement of more innovative solution by industry staff.

For more details of the Award, please visit our website:  http://bestlifestyle.ictawards.hk

Issued by: Hong Kong Information Technology Federation
Through: Vis Communications Consultancy Ltd. – Mr. Felix Poon ([email protected]), (852) 2804 2388 / 9464 7843

 

資訊科技添姿 數碼生活商機
2012香港資訊及通訊科技獎:最佳生活時尚獎」圓滿閉幕

 (2012年4月3日,香港) 結合政府資訊科技總監辦公室、香港貿易發展局和香港生產力促進局的全力支持,由香港資訊科技商會舉辦的『2012香港資訊及通訊科技獎:最佳生活時尚獎』於今日(星期二) 假灣仔會議展覽中心舉行隆重的頒獎典禮,現場氣氛開心又熱鬧,大會特別邀請到多位資深業界人士出席典禮,為各獎項得主頒發殊榮。

香港資訊科技商會會長方保僑先生為活動致開幕辭說:「『最佳生活時尚獎』一直致力發掘本地優秀的創新生活時尚方案,今年舉辦經已踏入第六屆,繼續吸引了眾多高水準的專才及團體報名參與,成績令人振奮;這些傑出得獎項目極富創意,充分展示出科技發展的無限魅力,不但大大提升了都市人的生活質素、造福人群,更向我們展現了在生活中如果能夠善用資訊及通訊科技,可以帶出數碼時尚生活的無限潛在商機。」

2012香港資訊及通訊科技獎:『最佳生活時尚獎』得獎者如下:

  • 『最佳生活時尚大獎』及『最佳生活時尚 (社交‧傳訊‧媒體) 』 – 金獎得主是香港應用科技研究院有限公司開發的「2D-3D實時轉換平台」;
  • 『最佳生活時尚 (綠色‧健康‧創意) 』 – 金獎得主是香港應用科技研究院有限公司/ 晶門科技有限公司共同製作的「全球首部3D雙LCoS小型投影機」;
  • 『最佳生活時尚 (學習‧生活) 』 – 金獎得主是Playnote Ltd.研發的「AURALBOOK」;
  • 『最佳生活時尚 (社交‧傳訊‧媒體) 』 – 特別嘉許 (樂活銀髮) 由仁愛堂 / 即時軟件有限公司共同開發的「仁愛堂長者愛心卡電腦系統」奪得。

由香港應用科技研究院有限公司開發的「2D-3D實時轉換平台」勇奪兩項大獎、實至名歸,評審委員會一致認為:「實時轉換技術創新地把2D 畫像即時轉換到高質數3D 效果,加上便攜式2D-3D 轉換盒,令消費者輕鬆地享受生活新時尚。應用科技研究院的研發技術,創造出令人印象深刻的可調較影像深度效果,3D 影像貫徹自然,令觀眾看得舒適。這項令人興奮的技術,在消費者和教育層面,均可廣為應用。」

為隆重其事,主辦單位誠邀多名業界資深人士出席,包括世界自然基金會氣候項目主管余遠騁博士、香港大學經濟及工商管理學院客座副教授袁文俊博士、「最佳生活時尚獎」籌備委員會主席梁淑儀女士、香港資訊科技商會會長方保僑先生擔任主禮嘉賓,向各獎項得主頒發殊榮。

『香港資訊及通訊科技獎』於2006年成立,致力推廣和表揚香港資訊及通訊科技精英、機構和企業的卓越成就和傑出貢獻。『香港資訊及通訊科技獎』設有十個不同類別的獎項,『最佳生活時尚獎』是其中之一,共設三個組別:「綠色‧健康‧創意」、「學習‧生活」及「社交‧傳訊‧媒體」,各自針對不同類別的資訊科技應用程式、網站或服務做出表彰,以推動本土資訊科技業的蓬勃發展,鼓勵從業人員多所發明,開發更多創新和富創意的方案。

獎項詳情請瀏覽網頁:http://bestlifestyle.ictawards.hk

發稿:香港資訊科技商會
代行:俊念傳訊顧問有限公司 – 鄧慧芯小姐 ([email protected]), (852) 2804 2388 / 9754 1356

The Hong Kong ICT Awards 2011: Best Lifestyle Awards Launching Ceremony

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Hong Kong’s most popular and eloquent talk-show host, Mr. Albert Cheng runs “ Digital News Tease (數碼龍門陣) “ talk show with celebrity guests 

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The Hong Kong Information Technology Federation and the Hong Kong Internet Service Providers Association jointly holds a Press Conference to announce their support towards helping school children “Go Online!”.

Posted by doreen on November 16, 2010  |   No Comments »

[16th November 2010, Hong Kong]  The Hong Kong Information Technology Federation (HKITF) and the Hong Kong Internet Service Providers Association (HKISPA) held a press conference today with various guests to announce the start of the “Go Online!” campaign. With help from the HKITF and the HKISPA, this campaign helps school children from families receiving aid under Subsidy Scheme for Internet Access Charges (SIA)[1] for the 2010/11 school year to encourage them to make the most out of the internet at home for school work.

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Hong Kong Social Enterprise Wins the WITSA Global ICT Excellence Awards 2010

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[Hong Kong • 30 May, 2010]  Mobile Link Service, provided by Senior Citizen Home Safety Association (SCHSA), has won the Grand Prize of the Digital Opportunity Award in the World Information Technology and Services Alliance (WITSA) Global ICT Excellence Awards 2010. The latest in a string of achievements after winning at the Hong Kong ICT Awards 2008 and the Asia Pacific ICT Awards 2009, it shares the honours this year with the Institute for Information Industry (III) — The Driving Force of Taiwan’s Information Society, U.S. President Barack Obama’s Open Government Initiative and the Seoul Metropolitan Government, etc.

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