Lao Chi Fai, an undergraduate student of the Department of Electromechanical Engineering, Faculty of Science and Technology (FST), University of Macau (UM), received the IET Prize 2017 from the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Hong Kong.
Lao Chi Fai is very attentive to his studies, and achieves outstanding academic results over the years. During the last semester, he and U Kin Lok participated in an exchange program and studied at the University of Technology Sydney, Australia. With the outstanding performance, they received the Endeavour – Cheung Kong Student Exchange Program (ECKSEP) scholarships from Australian Government during their exchange.
The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) is a leading professional academic association in the field of engineering and technology, which currently has over 16,700 members in 150 countries around the world. The IET is headquartered in London, United Kingdom and has offices in the United States, China and India. The IET Prize delivers the IET’s mission: to inspire, inform and influence the global engineering community, supporting technology innovation to meet the needs of society. The institution aims to celebrate engineering excellence and inspire the next generation of engineers and technologists, so as to reinforce the IET’s vision: working to engineer a better world.