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Call for Proposals

Call For Proposals exercise closed on 06 June 2008

Hong Kong R&D Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management Enabling Technologies (LSCM R&D Centre) is now inviting applications (Call For Proposals) for research and development projects in the following technology focus areas:

1. RFID Hardware and Systems, special focus will be placed on:
  • RFID Testing and Qualification
  • Low Cost RFID Tag Manufacturing Techniques
  • RFID Hardware and Systems Development for Manufacturing and Packaging Industries
  • RFID Beyond Gen2

Please click here to view detailed description of the topic and requirements.

2. Networking and Infrastructure Technologies, special focus will be placed on:
  • Enabling Technologies for Enterprise e-Logistics Internetworking
  • On-Demand Technologies for Logistics Application Software Service Platforms

Please click here to view detailed description of the topic and requirements.

3. Applications and Decision Support Technologies, special focus will be placed on:
  • Enabling Technologies for Mobile Logistics
  • Enabling Technologies in Electronic Seal Based Logistics
  • Sensor-enabled Logistics Applications
  • Positioning Technologies and Optimization in Asset Tracking and Monitoring
  • RFID Systems for Specific Environments

Please click here to view detailed description of the topic and requirements.

Application Procedures

For application and submission procedures, please click here.

Deadline for Applications

Application for project application closed on 6 June 2008.


Estimated Vetting Schedule:

Description Estimated Schedule
Deadline for application submission 06 Jun 08
Centre prepares Observation forms for each proposal 09 Jun 08 – 27 Jun 08
Vetting by Expert Review Panel 17 Jun 08 – 08 Jul 08
Vetting by Technology Committee 30 Jul 08 – 01 Aug 08
Applicants revise proposals based on TC comments 06 Aug 08 – 15 Aug 08
Send notification to unsuccessful applicants 15 Aug 08
Submit proposals to ITC for CIT approval 20 Aug 08

Contact Persons

 

Dr. David Leung Ms. Elaine Yu
Tel: 2299 0587 Tel: 2299 0538
Fax: 2299 0552 Fax: 2299 0552
E-mail: dleung@lscm.hk E-mail: eyu@lscm.hk