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.

Application for the 2021 Programme will open in March.
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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

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!

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