ICT Sub-com

  Mr Andrew Ip, Chairman of ICT Sub-com
Andrew joined HKETA since 2008. As a Co-Chairman of ICT subcom and Honorable Secretary, he is responsible for administration and ICT industry issues of HKETA. His primary goal is to assist HKETA in providing a platform to linkup academia, R&D centers as well as industries in Hong Kong.  Only to ensure more opportunities are created to provide to members of HKETA.  Andrew started his professional career as CAD engineer in Silicon Valley during mid 1990s. In 1999, he had joined TurboLinux, USA as a software engineer in Linux Distribution development. In 2001, Andrew founded "Cwlinux Limited" which is based in Hong Kong since then.  With over 20 years experiences in software and embedded system, Andrew has built an engineering team which hosts several world-wide technology focused industrial projects including digital signage, fleet management system, time attendance, RFID and IoT solutions, etc...  Andrew holds a B.S. degree in Computer Science from University of California, Santa Barbara.


  Mr Daniel Chun, Vice Chairman of ICT Sub-com

Daniel Chun is currently the General Manager and EVP – Market Innovations for Remotec Technology Limited – a pre-IPO company focused in smart controls, home automation and the emerging opportunities in the Internet of Things (IoT) market. Before this appointment, Daniel had served in leadership in the third sector as the CEO for Chatteris Educational Foundation (2014-5) and Executive Director for Kids4Kids (2012-2014).  Daniel is a co-founder of a ICT startup company (Art Group Limited) and received incubation from Hong Kong Cyberport which has revolutionized the way how charities handle fundraising at gala dinners and events - by enhancing patrons participation and engagement through the use of OpenHeart technologies. In 2014 alone, OpenHeart has supported over 25 charities and helped raised over HK$50M for these charities and causes.  Daniel started off his career as a programmer at Hutchsion Mobile Data in 1990 and had launched CompuServe HK. Since Hutchison, Daniel had been a business development professional in telecom and Internet businesses in Asia Pacific (Taiwan Mobile, Iridium, Wharf T&T). During the dotcom era, he became a resident-entrepreneur at a venture capital fund in Europe based in Malta. He later immigrated to Canada after 9/11 where he started up his own brick and mortar toy store. He sold the toy business in 2008 and joined a Canadian toy manufacturer and became involved in invention, licensing and product innovations.

Daniel is a Blue Ocean Strategy trainer and also a part-time lecturer at City University and HKUSPACE in IT and Corporate Communications. Daniel has invented a few product concepts and currently own a few patent pending for these inventions. In the past four years, Daniel served as the Vice President (Elect) for The Entrepreneurs’ Network (TEN) association in Hong Kong that promotes entrepreneurship.  Daniel received a degree in Master of Research focused in E-research and Technology-Enhanced Learning from Lancaster University, a MBA (Distinction) from Sunderland University, a Master in IT from Charles Sturt University and a computer science degree from Deakin University.

 

  Mr Franklin Chan, ICT Sub-com member
Mr. Chan is an entrepreneur and has approximately 30 years of experience in product development and business strategic planning and control.  In June 2011, he co-founded ABC Engineering Limited, a company specialised in product design, development and management. Mr. Chan also co-founded ACME Research Limited in January 2006 with a focus in the development of consumer electronic products. From January 2003 to August 2005, Mr. Chan joined Malata Group (HK) Limited (being the sales office of Wanlida Group Co., Ltd., which is a company with a principal business in research, development, production and sales of consumer electronic products) as a project manager.  In August 1984, Mr. Chan obtained a Bachelor of Science in Electronic & Electrical Engineering from King’s College, University of London, United Kingdom.  Mr. Chan is a member of several professional associations, including Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Hong Kong Critical Components Manufacturers Association (HKCCMA) and Hong Kong Association for the Advancement of Science and Technology (HKAAST). He is also a council member of Hong Kong Association for the Advancement of Science and Technology (HKAAST), and an executive committee member of Group 18 of Federation of Hong Kong Industries (FHKI) and Hong Kong Electronics & Technologies Association (HKETA).
 


  Ms Phoebe Fan, ICT Sub-com member

Ms. Fan See Lock Phoebe, Project Director, Big Data Architect
 Bachelor of Science in Management Science, London School of Economics, London University, United Kingdom;  Executive Master in Business Administration, the Chinese University of Hong Kong
Community Services :-
Board member of Hong Kong Internet of Things Alliance;  Technical committee member for Senior Citizen Home Safety Association; IT Subcommittee for Hong Kong Electronics and Technologies Association

Synopsis:
>  Had been working in IT departments of finance, banking and insurance sector in earlier years, then having  over 25 years consultancy job expertise in various industries such ashealth care, distribution & retailing, manufacturing & trading, finance, banking & insurance, architectural, engineering & construction; also completed projects for  government departments, subvented organizations and Non-Government Organizations. having substantial business exposures and successful project implementation for enterprise companies.
>  Wide spectrum of technical skill in Strategic Planning, Problem Resolving, Solution Sourcing, Solution Evaluation, System Integration, System Implementation and Deployment, User Training, Business Partnership, Professionals Selection, Team Establishment, etc.
>  Strong business skill in providing New Business Direction with IT components, Function Requirement Identification, Business Process Mapping, Operation Enhancement, New Product Development, Networking with different Trade Associations, etc.


  Mr George Kui, ICT Sub-com member

George Kui, Co-founder and Managing Director of Ackuis Technlogy Limited, drives vision and mission through years of leadership in the company. Responsible for multiple roles, he leads his team in business consulting, sales, marketing and networking, to grow the company and build a stronger alliance with partners.  George has 20 years experience in industrial automation, from a manufacturing engineer responsible for R&D and manufacturing, to sales & marketing and after-sales.  In 2012, George founded Ackuis Technology Limited, specializing in industrial equipment to gather and process data, and perform controlled actions in the production assemblies. In 2015, he led the company in achieving the Hong Kong ICT Award and Hong Kong Awards For Industries.  George holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of Auckland. He currently resides in Hong Kong with his wife and two sons.  


  Mr Manuel Kwong, ICT Sub-com member

Mr. Manuel Kwong has more than 30 years of R&D experiences in embedded system and electronics product. After graduated from the University of Hong Kong with BSc. Eng. (EE) in 1986, he started his career with a telecom system company on R&D project and product development for telephone system.  Then he joined Micom Tech Limited and have been working with the company until now.  In the current capacity of Executive Director of Micom Tech, Mr. Kwong is leading the R&D and product development team to provide the consultancy and development service for embedded system product, including game/toy, health care, industrial product, IoT and Smart Speaker solution, with Apps and cloud development and support.  Mr. Kwong joined HKETA as executive member from 2018. 


  Ms Novam Ng, ICT Sub-com member

Novam Ng, Marketing Director at IngDan Technology - a subsidiary of a Hong Kong Listed Company, Cogobuy Group (0400.HK), an e-commerce platform for corporate procurement of electronic components in China. IngDan, an IoT and AI innovation platform, headquarter at Shenzhen, supporting entrepreneurs around the world to connect with the rich manufacturing resources in China.  Over 10 years in the marketing agency field, as a team leader, major marketing campaigns for many including Government and Banks was successfully planned and implemented. Novam was appointed as the Marketing Director of IngDan in 2015, lead and manage the PR & Marketing communications, and 400 million HKD IngDan IoT Fund. She was also one of the key representative for the Hong Kong branch to contribute towards the development of IoT ecosystem and supporting numbers of IoT and AI Projects as well as entrepreneur community in different industry.


  Mr Alvin Lee, ICT Sub-com member

Mr. Alvin Lee is the CEO of Armitage Technologies.  With over 15 years of experience in the IT industry, he is responsible for overseeing the business and its overall operations in the Group’s companies and affiliates in Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, and Taiwan managing its 200+ staff and setting strategies for the market with the goal of growing the business.  Leading Armitage since 2011, Mr. Lee headed the company and led it through major transformation. Under his leadership, Armitage Technologies has attained ISO 27001:901 and CMMI Level 3. The company has also won the prestigious Quality Award by the Hong Kong Management Association in 2016 and Economic Digest’s Best SME Award in 2017.  Mr. Lee is also the Honorary Treasurer of the Information and Software Industry Association. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Management from San Jose State University in the United States.

 

  Mr Stapler Li, ICT Sub-com member
Mr. Li is one of the founders of Megalogic Technology Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 8242). He was an Executive Director of the Company during the period from 15 June 2011 to 30 April 2015. He was the chief executive officer and compliance officer of the Company until 30 April 2015. He has been a director of a subsidiary of the company, MiniLogic Device Corporation Limited (“MiniLogic”), since September 2004. MiniLogic is an IC design company located in Hong Kong Science and Technology Park. He is responsible for daily operations, research and development activities, procurement and quality control of MiniLogic. He has over 20 years of experience in the semiconductor field.


  Mr Tom Siu, ICT Sub-com member

Master of Science (CUHK)
Post-graduate Diploma on Information Technology, BBA, GDipMS (Hull),Diploma in Radio Engineering,MIMgt (Dip),
Vocational Training Council: Digital Wireless Personal Communications; Microcomputer Engineering; Analog IC design; Telecommunication-Modem Engineering;
Fax System Engineering; Printed Circuit Board Engineering and Design and Pager Communication
Hong Kong Productivity Council : Skill Upgrading Program for Product Design and Development
Director and General Manager for Hongfa Electroacoustic (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd. since yr 2013 (July)
 


  Mr Kevin Lau, ICT Sub-com member

Kevin Lau has twenty years of experience across APAC region with specialization in the Telecom, Unified Communication and Voice infrastructure industries. He is in addition, well-versed in Contact Center technologies and had been the trusted advisor for banks and insurance companies.  Kevin is currently focused on promoting Communication Platform as a Service solutions that are secure, reliable and scalable to address business requirements. 

 

  Mr Jack Wong, ICT Sub-com member
Jack Wong is the founder of Zetakey Solutions Limited, which offers embedded browser software and Universal IoT gateway solutions to industrial and enterprise market.  Jack has over 20 years of experience in mobile and embedded software. After his graduating with Electronic Engineering degree from City University of Hong Kong in 1995, he worked for both local and international companies including HKPC, Zi Corp, Openware, Esmertec. He was responsible for business development, project management and technical pre-sales of client software such as mobile browser, video streaming, mobile messaging, Java VM, predictive input etc.  He is passionate about technologies, including AI, IoT, open source, web technologies and also excited about contribute to technology community in Hong Kong.