STEM/STEAM Education

The Hong Kong education bureau aggressively promotes STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education and a number of developed countries are already one step ahead by adding one more element – Arts – to become STEAM education.

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ICT Award 2017 Free Hong Kong Fonts

Free Hong Kong Fonts” is a collaborative project between H.K.S.K.H. Lady MacLehose Centre Dr. Lam Chik Suen District Elderly Community Centre and HKCOTA. The first set of Chinese font, “Free Hong Kong Kai”, was created to match the research from EDB and the education community, “List of Graphemes of Commonly-used Chinese Characters (2007)”. OSHK was responsible to build and host the official web site. We were very grateful to be chosen as the recipient for the Hong Kong ICT Awards 2017 – Best Lifestyle (Learning & Living) Award and the Special Mention (Silver Power).

  

IT Fest 2016

The Office of the Government Chief Information Officer, in collaboration with the local information and communications technology (ICT) industry, staged the International IT Fest 2016. HKCOTA was honoured to held one of the events within the IT Fest – Workshop in Making Free Hong Kong Fonts – together with H.K.S.K.H. Lady MacLehose Centre.

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OpenTech Summit 2015, Berlin, Germany

 

OpenTech Summit, Berlin, Germany, 14 May 2015

HKCOTA and TinyBoy Team joined the OpenTech Summit 2015 in Berlin. Giving them talk and exhibition about TinyBoy project and Hong Kong Opensource Conference.

During the trip, we also visited the opensource communities and Fablabs in Berlin, Paris, London and Amsterdam.

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