PropTech Day cum MoU Signing Ceremony with IEEE
Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) today hosted PropTech Day, a showcase of data-driven innovation and property-centric technology use cases with innovation and technology (I&T) ecosystem stakeholders including government, property owners, facility management & infrastructure development companies and technology providers to accelerate innovation adoption in one of Hong Kong’s economic pillar sectors.
The one-day event featured a number of market-ready applications and concepts that will spur rapid smart city growth. Highlights include Airport Authority and HKSTP presenting on digital twin technology potential in Hong Kong, extension of HKSTP’s STP Platform initiative to create a city-wide virtual lab, plus the MoU on the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) IoT Maturity Index. A panel on the same topic also invited industry leaders to share views on the critical role of standards in driving IoT adoption. Speakers included representatives from Electric and Mechanical Services Department (EMSD), Office of the Government Chief Information Officer (OGCIO), HK Electric, MTR Corporation, among many others.