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《B4B大數據應用挑戰賽 2016》簡介會 B4B Challenge 2016 - Big Data for Business Challenge INFO SESSION

Take the Big Data Challenge in Real Business Life!

Don’t miss this golden opportunity to accelerate with Big Data – the future driver of the business world!

SIGN UP for the campus info session now to:
  • Listen to first-hand sharing by corporate executives and start-up companies about the challenges and opportunities in big data innovation, and;
  • Meet the Organiser of the competition to learn more about the benefits and resources you may enjoy - access to raw data sets, fully-sponsored Energizer Week in Shanghai, networking with potential investors, and many more!   

Speakers (1) Ms. Ilana Rosen (Head of Recruitment, Analytics Recruitment Group): 
      "Big Data analytics in Asia and building successful career"
(2) Mr. Daniel Yuen (Evangelist, Advanced Analytics & Big Data):
     "B4B Challenge Briefing: Benefits, Award Streams, Eligibility & Process"
(3) Mr. Kai Mak (Senior Portfolio Manager, Value Partners Limited)
Date 14 Oct 2016 (Fri)
Time 12:00noon - 02:00pm
Venue Rm 402, 4/F, Yasumoto Int'l Academic Park (Y.I.A.P.), CUHK_
香港中文大學康本國際學術園4樓 402室_
Organiser ORKTS, CUHK
Registration RSVP here for free
Event flyer Download here
Enquiry: Dr. Stephen Lam, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., +852 3943 9398  
Dr. Ken Chow, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., +852 3943 1453

B4B CHALLENGE is a competition for Big Data talents to connect with the market.  12 shortlisted finalist teams will stand a chance to:
  •      - Enjoy a rare opportunity to access raw datasets from a premier payment solution provider in China
  •       獲享查閱知名內地支付方案供應商的數據庫的機會.
  •      - Network with corporate sponsors and partners 
  •       與各贊助商/合作伙伴面談 
  •      - Join the fully-sponsored Energiser Week in Shanghai with corporate executives and Big Data practitioners 
  •       獲得於上海參與有關大數據及營商密集訓練的贊助
  •      - Join a 3-month Mentorship Program guided by industry and domain experts 
  •         參與為期三個月的師友培訓計劃
  •      - Win the contest as Champions to join post-competition roadshows to present winning solutions to potential customers and investors 
  •       成為勝隊伍並進行賽後Roadshow巡演 


About B4B CHALLENGE

B4B Challenge provides a valued platform that connects the talents in Hong Kong with business stakeholders and industry experts to accelerate pervasive Big Data adoption. Also, the Challenge aims at improving the maturity as the foundation for Hong Kong to become a more reliable, high-quality and sustainable source of digital innovations throughout the Asia Pacific region.

B4B Challenge will be officially launched on 19th October, 2016 at Cyberport Hong Kong.  Invitations will be sent soon.  Watch out for more.

About the Organiser
Innobator is an incubation centre in Shanghai, founded by several people from Hong Kong in 2015. By providing services such as business consulting, resources connection, business process outsourcing and office space, Innobator helps entrepreneurs put new business models and innovative ideas into executable business plans and achieve early capitalisation.  So far Innobator has been working with more than 200 potential start-up projects in different industries, most of which are Mainland China-oriented projects originated in Hong Kong.



All CUHK Staff and Students are Welcome!

For a list of contest sponsors, partners and supporting organisations, please refer to the event flyer here.