CSE Entrepreneurship Club (CSE E-Club)

connecting aspiring IT entrepreneurs at HKUST

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A brief introduction about CSE E-Club

CSE Entrepreneurship Club was registered as a Sponsored Student Group (Register ID: G12-D) in Student Affairs Office at HKUST in 2014. Since 2014, CSE E-Club organized various competitions and workshops. CSE E-Club led a number of Hackathon competitions at HKUST, including hackUST 2014, hackUST 2015, hackUST 2016, and hackJam 2016. In 2016, hackUST attracted 440+ participants in 91 teams from 8 local universities in Hong Kong. It was one of the biggest Hackathons in Hong Kong.

Timeline

History of CSE E-Club

  • Jan 2014

    The establishment of CSE E-Club

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    CSE Entrepreneurship Club was registered as a Sponsored Student Group (Register ID: G12-D) in Student Affairs Office at HKUST in 2014

  • hackUST 2014

    April 2014

    hackUST 2014

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    The first ever university-backed hackathon in Hong Kong. The competition attracted 105 HKUST students and alumni

  • March 2015

    hackUST 2015

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    The first student-led hackathon open to all university students and alumni in Hong Kong. 220+ participants in 47 teams from various local universities joined the competition.

  • April 2016

    hackUST 2016

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    Comparing with hackUST 2015, the student-Led hackathon attracted double turnout. 440+ participants in 91 teams from 8 local universities joined the competition

  • Oct 2016

    hackJam 2016

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    A 6-hour condensed mini-hackathon competition. It attracted 89 HKUST students and alumni. Open source development via Git/GitHub and cloud computing technologies were included.

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Organizers

The past and present organizing committee of hackUST/hackJam

hackUST 2017

Name Details
Ntaflos Lefteris PhD(COMP)
LEE, Tae Jun SBM
LIN, Chuan-En SENG
SEO, Soo-Yeon IELM
KAPUR, Akshay SENG

hackJam 2016

Name Details
Hok Yiu, Liu BEng(CBME) / Project Leader of hackJam 2016
King Hei, Hon BBA(FINA)
Kai Fung, Chan BSc(MATH)
Ntaflos Lefteris PhD(COMP)
Peter Chung Alumni / Staff Advisor of CSE E-Club

hackUST 2016

Name Details
Johannes Jaeger BBA(GBUS)
Sandra Sobanska BBA(GBUS)
Hemant Singh MSc(IT)
Tania Wu DDP(CSE/BBA)
Meriem Beloucif PhD(CSE)
Prashanth Chandra BEng(CSE)
Veronica Seo BEng(IELM)
Nina Soliva BBA(ISOM)
Mike Dorothea BSc(LIFS)
Jovenska Sulaiman BBA(FINA)
Liam Albuquerque SBM
Isha Chaturvedi SENG
Thalha SBM
Tanmay Goel BEng(CSE)
Inka Vania BEng(CBME)
Kirk An exchange student
Peter Chung Alumni / Staff Advisor of CSE E-Club

hackUST 2015

Name Details
Long Hoang BEng(COMP) / The Best Student Organizer of hackUST 2015
Jan Vosecky PhD(COMP) / Co-founder of CSE E-Club
Brent Leung BSc(CHEM)
Edbert Eddie PUSPITO (Lance Cheung) BEng(COMP)
Shivam Suri BEng(COMP)
PoPo Law BEng(COMP)
Billy Kwok DDP(COMP/BBA)
Noga Raviv An oversea exchange student
Woody Butler An oversea exchange student
Peter Chung Alumni / Staff Advisor of CSE E-Club

hackUST 2014

Name Details
Jan Vosecky PhD(COMP) / Co-founder of CSE E-Club
Ivan Gondoprastowo BEng(COMP) / Co-founder of CSE E-Club
Reynaldi Wijaya BEng(COMP)
Hailey Chow BEng(COMP)
Dhruv Batra BEng(COMP)
Peter Chung Alumni / Staff Advisor of CSE E-Club

Media

Date Publisher/Source
2016-May School of Enginnering, HKUST
2016-Apr Oriental Daily
2016-Apr Transforming Lives: An Exhibition for HKUST’s 25th Anniversary
2015 Fall School of Engineering, HKUST. Infocus Newsletter Issue No. 27
2015 HKUST Annual Report 2014-15
2015-May Singtao Daily
2015-Apr School of Engineering, HKUST
2015-Apr CityU App Lab
2015-Apr Hong Kong Economic Journal
2014-Apr StartUpsHK

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