Convocation Newsletter, Spring 2019

Spring 2019 CONTENTS Cover Story Eco-Innovators Experts across disciplines studying the vital links between animals, humans and natural habitats. P.12 Research Matters Scientific discoveries | medical breakthroughs | social insights P.17 Honorary University Fellows P.18 Law, Justice & Humanity Faculty of Law: 50 Years and Beyond P.24 Giving Institute of the Mind launched Legacies of two great engineers P.28 iDendron: Innovation & Entrepreneurship Hub First 500 Days | Tough Road to Silicon Valley P.31 Great Minds in FinTech Collaboration with Tencent Searching through Teaching Professor Jao Tsung-i’s 16 Years at The University of Hong Kong 寓研於教 饒宗頤教授在香港大學的十六年 (From left) Associate Professor Amanda Whitfort, Professor Yuen Kwok-yung and Professor Yvonne Sadovy