Lingnan University signs MoU with HUAWEI CLOUD to promote smart campus and nurture future global leaders
03 Nov 2021
To support the smart city development in Hong Kong, Lingnan University (LU) has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with HUAWEI CLOUD. Under the strategic cooperation, LU will develop a smart campus and digitalising knowledge assets with HUAWEI CLOUD.
Prof Leonard K Cheng, President of LU and Mr Deng Shuigen, Chief Executive Officer of Huawei International Company Limited (Hong Kong and Macau), signed the MOU on behalf of the two parties.
HUAWEI CLOUD will accelerate the digitalisation of LU’s campus-based management, so as to enhance faculty members’ and students’ teaching and learning experience and develop a smart campus. In addition, a data lake will be used by HUAWEI CLOUD to facilitate LU’s historical studies and teaching materials in the fields of arts, social sciences and business studies, which helps expand LU’s teaching development in both Hong Kong and the Mainland.
The two parties will develop talent training programmes and other projects together to nurture professionals in various fields, including courses that hone students to develop digital products and solutions, as well as encourages researchers to engage scientific research and innovation activities.