Assessment & Advisory Panel
Mr. Fai LEUNGPresident, Industrial Designers Society of Hong Kong (IDSHK)
Mr. Leung has over 25 years of industrial design experience. He was the Design Director and had led multiple design and product development projects during his service period in several companies. In 2019, he founded his own design studio, Fai Design House, aiming to help SMEs and others develop creative and innovative products, and pursue design accolades.
Fai actively contributes his time in professional design community. He was the advisory committee member of The Hong Kong Exporters’ Association (2018-2020) and the judge of Hong Kong Smart Design Awards in 2020. He was also the preliminary judge for Hong Kong Awards for Industries (Consumer Product Design) (2017 and 2019) and Goldreed Industrial Design Award (2020). And now, he is the President of Industrial Designers Society of Hong Kong (IDSHK) and dedicated to promote the state-of-the-art and professional practice of industrial design in local community.
Fai’s original designs have won over 100 local and international design awards, which include Red Dot Design Award, iF Design Award, Japan Good Design Award, German Design Award, German Promotional Gift Award (PGA), Award US Muse Design Award Gold Winner, A' Design Award, Asia Design Prize, K-Design Award Grand Prize, International Design Awards (IDA) , Taiwan Golden Pin Design Award, Taiwan Lite-On Awards, European Product Design Awards (EPDA), China Red Star Design Award, HK Designers Association Awards (HKDA Awards), HK Smart Design Awards (HKSDA), London International Creative Competition (LICC) and the NY Product Design Awards, etc.
Dr. Charles CHANFounder and Director, Tunbow Group
Dr. Charles Chan, the Founder and Director of TUNBOW Group, has over 40 years' experience in the business of manufacturing and sales of home electrical appliances since the establishment of the Group in 1994. Through continuous evolution in technologies, innovation and application with vast ODM and OEM experience, Dr. Chan earned good reputation on the Group's products and mastered to start the promotion of its own brand.
Dr. Chan was awarded the "12th World Outstanding Chinese Award", conferred the Honorary Doctorate by Lansbridge University of New Brunswick, Canada in 2010 and presented with the "Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards" in 2011 by virtue of his vast knowledge, profound experience and seniority in the industry, as well as the contribution to the society.
Mr. Tommy LICreative Director, Tommy Li Design Workshop Ltd.
Tommy is the brand designer/consultant for the generation renowned for his "Black Humor" and "Audacious Visual" designs. Spanning Hong Kong, China, Japan, and Asia, he is one of the few designers to have penetrated the international market. His design philosophy is to be able to create influential design in the market in order to experience the value of the designer. Graduated from the School of Design in the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, received over 600 awards.
Tommy invites by Hong Kong Heritage Museum to organise his solo exhibition –【Project‧Objects‧Play Tommy Li P.O.P. Design Show】in 2018. His 20 years solo exhibition – From Hong Kong (covering an area of 15,000 square feet), Chengdu, Suzhou, Beijing to Shenzhen from 2010 to 2015.
"New Weekly" collaborated with "Design 360" and "life style academy" selected Tommy as one of the top 20 China’s most powerful designer appealing to market (graphic design). [Rebranding X Consumption Jungle] published in 2012, this is the best seller of brand design text books in China. Tommy Li Design Workshop was selected by "Chinabico.com" to be one of the best top 10 Branding Company in China.
He has become a member of AGI (Alliance Graphique Internationale — a globally renowned alliance of graphic artist and designers) since 2005. Over the years, he is the judge of international competitions. Such as iF Design, D & AD Award, Global Design Award, Hong Kong International Poster Triennial, Golden Pin Design Award, etc.
Tommy Li has brought remarkable success to his major clients included Hang Seng Bank, MTR Corporation, Maxim’s Caterers, Chow Sang Sang Holdings International Ltd, Taetea Group, Dairy Farm Group (First Choice), Honeymoon Dessert, Ying Kee Tea House, HKPC, Shanghai Watch and etc.
Ir. Dr. Alfred TANHead, Knowledge Transfer Office, Hong Kong Baptist University
Ir. Dr. Alfred TAN is an entrepreneur, an IP attorney, an engineer, a research scientist, an inventor and a university administrator all rolled in one. He started his career in academia before embarking to successfully lead his own technology start-up. Dr. Tan has a number of patents to his name. He then returned to academia to further his career as a well published Professor in engineering and technology, both in Hong Kong and Australia. Dr. Tan is a Senior Member of IEEE and a Member of Engineers Australia. He is also a registered Australian Trade Marks attorney and an often referenced patent consultant. In his spare time, Dr. Tan has a keen interest in financial analysis and business modelling.
Dr. Tan is currently the Head of Knowledge Transfer Office at Hong Kong Baptist University.