PolyU X HKAI Webinar: AI Technology and Career Opportunities

Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Sign up to know more about the support and resources for tech start-ups developing and commercialising AI inventions. You will get a chance to meet HKAI Lab incubatee, Friday Company Limited (Vivacity), and learn more about their stories.

Oct 14, 2022, 10:30 – 11:30 AM

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Key Themes

Career Development

About this event

Why is the AI technology important nowadays?

How do we grasp opportunities from the AI trend?

Sign up to know more about the supports and resources for tech start-ups developing and commercialising AI inventions and technologies, from seed funding, AI technology resources to consultation and workspace. You are also going to meet a HKAI Lab incubatee, Friday Company Limited (Vivacity), and discover their inside stories!


18:30 – 18:35 Greetings

18:35 – 18:55 Start-up Sharing: Vivacity, AI for Metaverse

Jun Ko, Co-founder, Friday Company Limited (Vivacity)

18:55 – 19:20 Introduction of HKAI Lab Accelerator Programme

Timothy Leung, Executive Director, HKAI Lab

19:20 – 19:30 Q&A



About HKAI Lab:

HKAI Lab is focused on advancing the frontiers of AI with cutting-edge technologies and expertise, and empowering startups to develop and commercialize their AI inventions and technologies. It is a not-for-profit initiative aimed to nurture local AI and data talents, boost development of technology in Hong Kong, and turn the city into a global hub for innovation and creation.

HKAI Lab offers a 12-month Accelerator Program and key advantages are including:

• GPU-equipped computer resources

• Funding support opportunity

• Machine learning platforms

• Free cloud service credits

• Exposure and networking

• Free office space

About Friday Company Limited (Vivacity):

Vivacity curates and designs virtual experience for clients. The company designs 2D/3D photorealistic Metaverse landscape and soundscape with a subscription to unique virtual and hybrid experiences hosted on-demand. The company uses AI-powered photogrammetry where realistic texture, lighting, objects, shadows, and environments are captured for the Metaverse. Vivacity’s virtual experience is meticulous in details, providing clients with a better alternative to low-polygon spaces such as Sandbox or digital twins such as Matterport for showcases, previews, archives and exhibitions. Vivacity curators and project managers help clients and members easily host unique activities relevant to their interests, such as local artist collaboration, exclusive F&B collaboration, and commissioned artwork.


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    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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