UM teams win four prizes at ‘Parafuturo de Macao’ Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition


A team from the University of Macau (UM) recently won the third prize and a Fosun Protechting Award for its project titled ‘An Ambient Cell-transportation System’ at the ‘Parafuturo de Macao’ Innovation and Entrepreneurship CompetitionAnother team from UM won the IEEAC Award and a Fosun Protechting Award for its project titled ‘Next Generation Protein Analytical Products and Services for Clinical and Research Markets’. The competition was co-organised by the Parafuturo de Macau Investment and Development Limited, Macao Young Entrepreneur Incubation Centre, and the Association for the Promotion of Science and Technology of Macau. Both teams will participate in various activities as part of ‘Protechting-Innostar’ Global Innovation Competition to be held in Lisbon on behalf of Macao. They will participate in an incubation camp to receive training for various skills, including management skills, marketing skills, and investment skills. The team who has received the IEEAC Award will also participate in the final of another innovation and entrepreneurship competition on behalf of Macao later this year.

Rector Yonghua Song (1st from left) and Bank of China (Macau Branch) Deputy General Manager Ip Sio Kai (1st from right) present the first prize to the winning team
Vice Rector (Academic Affairs) Lionel Ni (1st from left) and Economic Bureau’s Economic Activities Development Department Head Yau Yun Wah (1st from right) present the second pr
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