HKUST PPOL Newsletter Fall 2023

9 Awards and Projects Research Grants Principal Investigator: Prof. Alex Jingwei He Project Title: Building a World-Class Innovation District in Northern Metropolis: Policy Innovation, Institutional Design, and Capacity Building 打造北部都會區世界級創新區:政策創新、制度設計及能力提升 Funding Agency: The Greater Bay Area Association of Academicians Amount Awarded: HK$598,000 (Matching Fund Inclusive) Commencement Date: 1 Feb 2023 Project Description: The Northern Metropolis development plan is one of Hong Kong's most strategic development projects. This research project seeks to inform the SAR Government's policymakers with concrete policy recommendations by synthesizing international experience and local wisdom.