Technology Leaders of Tomorrow (TLT) Programme

A FAST TRACK TO BECOME FUTURE TECH LEADERS

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Deadline
29 July 2020

HKSTP INNOACADEMY

Who we are

HKSTP InnoAcademy develops forward-looking learning and training programmes to upskill talents for innovation and technology (I&T) careers in Hong Kong.

What we offer

Robust ecosystem
Training for a wide range of in-demand I&T skills by working with HKSTP’s ecosystem partners
Learning options
Various formats and approaches from online learning to on-the-job training
Continuing development
Multiple career pathways to join I&T industry and support for lifelong learning

Technology Leaders of Tomorrow Programme

As HKSTP InnoAcademy’s signature programme, the Technology Leaders of Tomorrow (TLT) Programme is tailor-made for bright young minds starting out on an Innovation & Technology (I&T) career who aspire to become future I&T leaders in Hong Kong.

Meet our first batch of TLT talents:
Romario VazIntact Financial (H.K.) Limited
CUHK
Rigil YeungLee's Pharmaceutical (HK) Limited
HKUST
Wayne ZhaoLee's Pharmaceutical (HK) Limited
HKU
Haoqi WangSenseTime Group Limited
HKUST
Quincy LinSenseTime Group Limited
University of Cambridge
Ivan MangUnited Microelectronics Centre (Hong Kong) Ltd.
Imperial College London
Tommy LawUnited Microelectronics Centre (Hong Kong) Ltd.
CityU
Ho Chun LeungTCL Corporate Research (HK) Co. Ltd
CityU
Learn more about TLT PROGRAMME

Are you the right talent?

As HKSTP InnoAcademy’s signature programme, the Technology Leaders of Tomorrow (TLT) Programme is tailor-made for bright young minds starting out on an Innovation & Technology (I&T) career who aspire to become future I&T leaders in Hong Kong.

If you are looking for an intensive career initiation that opens a world of opportunities in the I&T industry, the TLT Programme is the right starting point for you!

Only a select group of top talents will join our inaugural cohort.

WHAT YOU STAND TO GAIN

The TLT Programme offers talents a 2-month HKSTP internship and unparalleled exposure to the Hong Kong I&T ecosystem. Afterwards, you will take up a 24-month full-time R&D role at one of our top partner companies.
months
HKSTP internship
24 
months
full-time R&D role at a top
HKSTP partner company
Attractive salary
$25,000 (bachelor’s degree)/
$30,000 (master’s degree)/
$45,000 (PhD)
HKSTP executive mentoring,
innovation and leadership training
career guidance, Greater Bay Area I&T tour
and exclusive networking opportunities

WHAT WE LOOK FOR

Are you young, bright and hoping to make a difference in Hong Kong’s I&T?
University graduates with a Bachelor's
degree/Master's degree/PhD in science or
engineering for less than 2 years
Strong leadership potential
with good interpersonal skills
Enthusiasm about I&T and commitment
to an I&T career in Hong Kong
Eligible to work in Hong Kong
at the time of application

TIMELINE

29 July 2020
Talent application closes
August 2020
Group assessment and interviews
October 2020
Programme starts
months
Innovation and leadership training
Part I: Understand I&T sector in Hong Kong (Week 1-6)
• I&T ecosystem exposure
• HKSTP team placements and executive mentoring
• Leadership and innovation training
• Networking opportunities with I&T industry leaders and experts
Part II: Understand Mainland China and international I&T (Week 7-8)
• GBA tech ecosystem bootcamp
• HKSTP’s signature start-up event - Elevator Pitch Competition
• Group Project: Propose solutions to Hong Kong’s I&T challenges
24 
months
Full-time R&D role at Partner Company
During first 6 months
• On-the-job R&D training and mentoring
• Soft skills training
• Career guidance
• Networking opportunities

JOB POSITIONS AT PARTNER COMPANIES

INFO SESSIONS

Join our webinars to learn more about the TLT Programme and the job openings:
Friday, 17 July 2020 (15:00 – 16:00 HKT)
Monday, 20 July 2020 (15:00 – 16:00 HKT)
Tuesday, 21 July 2020 (15:00 – 16:00 HKT)

Frequently Asked Questions

HOW TO APPLY

Learning resources

HKSTP InnoAcademy curates online I&T learning resources from our Learning Partners to help talents upskill and reskill themselves. Embark on your digital learning journey—pick what interests you and learn at your own pace!
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SkillsBuild is developed by IBM in collaboration with key partners which bring leading-edge passion to your learning experience. The platform is designed for you to get the skills for a new job in web development, artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, client engagement and more.
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Microsoft, LinkedIn and GitHub are offering free learning resources mapped to in-demand jobs, discounted Microsoft certifications to validate skills, and employability tools for job searching and interview prepping to help you get the right job.
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Google Hong Kong has curated a library of Google’s free online courses and educational resources for Hong Kong communities to continue the learning journey, whether to strengthen foundations or develop next-level skills that can help you in your daily lives, wherever you are.
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Explore topics on Microsoft Learn for technology skills through in-depth guided paths or learn how to accomplish a specific task through individual modules and industry-recognized certifications. Whether you are just starting or an experienced professional, our hands-on approach helps you arrive at your goals faster, with more confidence and at your own pace.
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ENQUIRY:
Ms. Eva Lam
innoacademy@hkstp.org
Tel: +852 2629 7960