APAC Innovation Summit 2015
consists of a series of symposia with different themes including:
• Internet of Things: 16 April 2015
• Robotics: 24-25 June 2015
• Smart Cities: 10-11 September 2015
• Material and Precision Engineering: 26-27 November 2015
• Biomedical Technology: March 2016
Venue: Hong Kong Science Park
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Prof. John Bacon-Shone

Associate Director of Knowledge Exchange Office, Associate Dean of Social Science and Director of Social Science Research Centre, The University of Hong Kong

Dr John Bacon-Shone has taught at The University of Hong Kong for 35 years and has been Director of the Social Sciences Research Centre since 1990.  He is an applied statistician and was the Dean of Social Sciences from 1990-1996 and is currently Associate Dean (Knowledge Exchange).  From 1998-2001 he was seconded to the Central Policy Unit, the HKSARG’s internal thinktank, where he worked on a range of policy issues including population, gambling, environment, public opinion and technology.

Since 2009, he has been Associate Director of the Knowledge Exchange Office at the University of Hong Kong, where he has been responsible for developing and implementing the university strategy for knowledge exchange in non-tech disciplines.

His research interests including statistical computing, survey methodology, compositional data, biostatistics, gambling, data archiving and policy research and he was responsible for introducing Computer-Aided Telephone Interviewing to Hong Kong.

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