Achievements
ISE student teams awarded the Champion and the 1st Runner-up in the 2014 Company Based Student Project Competition Organized by HKSQ

Two student teams from the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) won the Championship and the accolade of the 1st Runner-up in the Company Based Student Project Competition organized by Hong Kong Society for Quality (HKSQ) on 29 March 2014. The competition is an annual event of HKSQ, which offers a good chance to undergraduate students to work on an industrial case and propose practical solutions. The award ceremony was held on 5 September 2014.

 

Through the competition, HKSQ and 2 joint sponsors offered an opportunity for students to study and investigate food waste treatment and management processes. Two project themes were introduced to 10 student teams from CityU, CUHK, PolyU and UST. The themes are “To develop a method for effective collection and segregation of food waste” and “To improve the process of turning collected food waste into high value animal feed”.

 

The award-winning projects are listed as follows:

 

1. The Champion

Project theme: To improve the process of turning collected food waste into high value animal feed

Students: CHAN Ching, CHENG Chin Tung, CHENG Wai Shing and NG Kam Hung

Department: ISE

Nominator (and Advisor): Dr Jack C.H. WU

 

2. The Team of the 1st Runner-up

Project theme: To improve the process of turning collected food waste into high value animal feed

Students: AU Hoi Man, CHOI Wing Han, LAM So Yan and LAW Wing Ting,

Department: ISE

Nominator (and Advisor): Dr Y.M. TANG

 

 


The Champion team (Mr NG Kam Hung, Mr CHENG Wai Shing, Miss CHAN Ching and Miss CHENG Chin Tung; from left to right) received the award from the CEO of HKOWRC (Mr Henry Ngai; first from the left) and the Managing Director of Woodley Agri-Service Company Limited (Mr Kwok Ming Cheung; first from the right)

The team of the 1st Runner-up (Miss LAM So Yan, Miss CHOI Wing Han, Miss LAW Wing Ting and Miss AU Hoi Man; from left to right) received the award from the Exco-member of HKSQ (Ms Angela Wong; first from the left) and the Managing Director of Woodley Agri-Service Company Limited (Mr Kwok Ming Cheung; first from the right)

Project advisors, Dr Albert TSANG (top, middle) and Dr Jack WU (top, first from the right), shared the joy and pleasure with ISE students (Teams F, G and H) after project presentation on 29 March 2014.

The team received the 1st Runner-up certificates from the Secretary for the Environment of the Hong Kong SAR Government (Mr WONG Kam Sing, JP; middle) at the award ceremony on 5 September 2014.

The Champion team received the certificates from the Secretary for the Environment of the Hong Kong SAR Government (Mr WONG Kam Sing, JP; second from the right) at the award ceremony on 5 September 2014.