Thirteen projects led by researchers from CUHK have received 14 awards in the 47th International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva. ‘BATS: Enabling the Nervous System of Smart Cities’, the project launched by the Institute of Network and Coding took home a Gold Medal. The Department of Surgery and the Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering were also awarded a Gold Medal for their project, ‘Endoscopic Surgical Robot’; both projects additionally received Congratulations of the Jury. Other awards included one Gold Medal, eight Silver Medals, two Bronze Medals and the Prize of the Ministry of Scientific Research and Innovation–Romania.
This article was originally published in No. 537, Newsletter in May 2019.