Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with WSS Infocard Systems at the Microsoft Enterprise Systems Centre on 3 May 2013. Following the signing ceremony, a seminar on RFID applications of intelligent transportation system and waste management with Autotoll Limited and WSS Infocard Systems was held at the centre.
Witnessed by Dr W.H. Ip and Dr. C.K.M. Lee, Associate Professor and Assistant Professor of Department of ISE, and the representatives from WSS Infocard Systems and Autotoll Limited, the MoU was signed by Mr. Paul van Alphen, CEO, WSS Infocard Systems; and Ir Prof K.C. Chan, Acting Head of Department of ISE. The signing of MoU symbolizes the future collaboration opportunities between the two parties, including the Research and Development activities on innovative and advance RFID technologies and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions.
After the ceremony, a seminar on RFID applications was held at the centre. The first speaker, Mr. Owen Leung, Head of Telematics, Autotoll Limited and General Manager in Guangdong Autotoll, delivered a speech regarding intelligent transportation system, shared the information of the smart system. Following Mr. Owen Leung, Mr. Paul van Alphen addressed the audience with his business experience on innovative waste management information.
The two speakers’ sharing gave a better understanding on the RFID applications of intelligent transportation system and waste management to the audience, which might broaden their horizons for their further research or studies.
Ir Prof. K.C. Chan (Left) and Mr. Paul van Alphe (Right) are signing the MoU.
Ir Prof. K.C. Chan (Left) and Mr. Paul van Alphe (Right) pose a group photo.
Group Photo: Dr W.H. Ip (First Row, 1st Left), Ir Prof. K.C. Chan (First Row, 2nd Left), Mr. Paul van Alphe (First Row, 2nd Right), Dr. C.K.M. Lee (First Row, 1st Right)
Dr. C.K.M. Lee is hosting the seminar.