Navigation Links
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University promotes knowledge enterprises through MAKE Award
Date:12/26/2012

(PRWEB) December 26, 2012

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU)'s Knowledge Management and Innovation Research Centre (KMIRC) has successfully run the Most Admired Knowledge Enterprise (MAKE) Award in Hong Kong for five years. This Award has encouraged more Hong Kong enterprises to keep abreast of best practices in knowledge management (KM) and provided a platform for local enterprises to benchmark their KM performance for further improvement.

This year's MAKE Award Presentation Ceremony was held at Cyberport on 18 December, followed by a sharing forum jointly organized by KMIRC and Cyberport. The event has won support of government officials, educational and business leaders. Officiating at the ceremony were Mr Kim Salkeld, Head of the HKSAR Government's Efficient Unit; Ir Professor Choy Kin-kuen, President of Hong Kong Institution of Engineers; Mr Herman Lam, Chief Executive Officer of Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Ltd; and Mr Nicholas W. Yang, Executive Vice President of PolyU. Mr Stephen Selby, Former Chair of the APEC Intellectual Property Experts' Group also delivered a speech on behalf of the judging panel.

Speaking at the ceremony, Mr Nicholas Yang said, "To compete in the knowledge-based economy nowadays, enterprises should adopt a new business model, i.e. to effectively manage the intangible assets and intellectual capital for enhancing the competitive advantage and the innovation capability which are the key factors to productivity, competitiveness and sustainability."

All winning enterprises have exhibited outstanding knowledge management achievements with mature and humanistic KM strategy. This year's top prize went to Hong Kong Productivity Council. Other winning enterprises included Arup; Ernst & Young, Hong Kong; Hutchison Telecommunications Hong Kong Holdings Limited; MTR Corporation Limited; and Pfizer Corporation Hong Kong Limited.

A sharing forum was organized after the ceremony during which Mr Neil Salton of Woods Bagot, winner of Asian MAKE Award, Mr Jiejia Lin of Kingdee Software (China) Co. Ltd., winner of MAKE Award (Chinese mainland) and Mrs Agnes Mak of Hong Kong Productivity Council (Top winner of Hong Kong MAKE Award) shared their KM experiences with the audience. In the panel discussion session, local winners also shared their successful experience in KM implementation.

The Global MAKE award is an international benchmark of best practice knowledge management. It was launched in 1998 by KNOW Network, an international web-based professional knowledge sharing network and Teleos, a research firm specializing in knowledge management. Since 2008, the MAKE Award has been introduced in Hong Kong and Chinese mainland by the PolyU Knowledge Management and Innovation Research Centre.

*****
Ms Jenny Chan
Programme Manager, PolyU Knowledge Management and Innovation Research Centre

Tel: (852) 2766 6588
Email: jennybl(dot)chan(at)polyu(dot)edu(dot)hk

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/12/prweb10255381.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. University of Cincinnati researchers win $3.7M grant from US Department of Defense
2. Leading experts on congenital muscular dystrophy convene at University of Nevada, Reno
3. Rice University student engineers automate limb lengthening for kids
4. Louisiana Tech University professor earns NSF Early Career Development grant
5. Neuropsychologist receives University of Houstons highest faculty honor
6. University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work announces partnership with MD Anderson
7. Columbia University Medical Center and NY-Presbyterian experts at APA meeting
8. University of Minnesota startup to treat challenging bacterial infection
9. University studies and career expectations of medical students
10. McMaster University researchers discover drug destroys human cancer stem cells but not healthy ones
11. Feola, at University of Kentucky, receives NIH grant to study cystic fibrosis
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... , ... The president released a FY 2017 budget request on Tuesday that ... the cost burden to military beneficiaries. , MOAA’s president, retired Air Force Lt. ... including limited quantifiable benefit fixes mixed with numerous beneficiary fee hikes. , “We were ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... 2016 , ... The Chartis Group, a national advisory services ... the “2015/2016 Best in KLAS: Software and Services” report in two categories: IT ... insights firm on a global mission to improve healthcare delivery by amplifying the ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 11, 2016 , ... ... to reverse diabetes has been gearing up for their simultaneous grand openings in ... It’s about right now that you’re probably wondering, is reversing diabetes possible? According ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 11, 2016 , ... ... advocates will discuss how to improve care by making data on heart procedures ... disease. The Summit on Transparency and Public Reporting of Pediatric and Congenital Heart ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... February 11, 2016 , ... Thermi™, a world leader ... to announce the promotions of Allison Kelly to executive vice president of the ... vice president of North American capital sales, and Wendy Oseas to vice president ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/11/2016)... , Feb. 11, 2016 Potrero Medical, Inc., ... pleased to announce the appointment of George M. Rapier, ... San Antonio, TX , WellMed is one of ... 200,000 patients and HMO members in Texas ... in 1990 out of his own internal medicine practice, he ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... , Feb. 11, 2016  NOIT™ Research LLC, a ... "Gift of Change" campaign to assist needy families in ... such unit sold between February 10, 2016 and March ... a needy family. The NOIT is an auditory stimulus ... individuals develop language skills. Beth Shier ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... , Feb. 11, 2016  MiMedx Group, Inc. ... utilizing human amniotic membrane and other birth tissues, human ... to develop and market advanced products and therapies, announced ... Markets, 2016 Global Healthcare Conference in New ... and CEO, Michael J. Senken , Chief Financial ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: