Pitching Corner

The Advanced Biomedical Instrumentation Centre (ABIC) is thrilled to announce the resounding success of the Pitching Corner held on 15 January 2024.

The Pitching Corner provided a platform for eight exceptional projects to showcase their potential for commercialization and translational impact. This exciting event was evaluated by an esteemed panel of judges, including:

  • Prof. Andreas Bausch (TUM)
  • Mr. Emmanuel Hui (CEO of Tiger Jade Pebble Accelerator)
  • Prof. David Mooney (Harvard SEAS)
  • Mr. Tianyi Qin (Investment Principal at Zhenfund)
  • Ir. Dr Alfred Tan (Deputy Director, TTO HKU)
  • Ir. Andrew Young (Associate Director of Sino Group – Innovation)

The winners of the Pitching Corner are:

  • Most Favorite Pitching Award:

The “Saliva Mental: Dog Wellness Assessment Ball” developed by Prof. Anderson Shum’s team – Qiaoyi Wang, Song Chi and Ziyu Han Eric received the most votes from the attendees.

  • Professional Judges’ Choice Award:

The “Image-based Single-cell Screening Assay Platform” developed by Prof. Kevin Tsia’s team – Dickson Siu impressed our professional judges the most, earning them the esteemed Talent Pitching Award.

ABIC extends its deepest gratitude to the judges, attendees, presenters, and everyone involved in making the Pitching Corner a phenomenal success.