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28 May 2007
Huawei-HKUST Joint Research and Development Center

Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. (Huawei), a leader in providing next generation telecommunications networks, and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, have established on May 25, 2007 the Huawei-HKUST Joint Research and Development Center.

The joint R&D Center, aims to support HKUST's pursuit in academic excellence in the area of Wireless Communication technology, to enhance industrial collaboration, and to provide training to leaders of the next generation. The Centre will also support Huawei's product development and enhance its research and development capability.

Professor Khaled Ben Letaief, Chair Professor and Head of the Electronic and Computer Engineering Department, said that "we are thrilled by this development and we hope that it will lead to more fruitful collaboration between the Electronic and Computer Engineering Department, HKUST, and Huawei".