Dr. Jason Chan, MH, JP
Assistant Dean (Innovation and Entrepreneurship)
College of Professional and Continuing Education, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Dr. Jason Chan is an innovation and technology expert as well as professional generalist. He is well-qualified with various degrees and credentials. With diverse academic background and experience, he is an accomplished professional generalist in public administration, education, artificial intelligence, big data, social media, social commerce, fintech, IOT, strategy, resources management, leadership, intelligent construction, smart city, e-governance and research methodology.
In 2015, Dr. Chan set up Totaltact Network- an e-think tank which utilizes artificial intelligence, machine learning and big data, to collect and analyze views from social media and the public to create a mega cross-domain knowledge platform. At the same time, he is devoted to developing iTact’s “學程 Edventures” educational resource management and matching platform, in order to achieve equal opportunities in education and to break the threshold of knowledge acquisition. In 2019, he founded iMake to promote Hong Kong iMakers and make businesses more innovative and intelligent.
Dr. Chan has been appointed as Assistant Dean (Innovation and Entrepreneurship), College of Professional and Continuing Education, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University since 2021. Concurrently, Dr. Chan has also been playing the role of Head of IT since 2009.
Dr. Chan is actively engaged in public and community service- apart from being Justice of the Peace, he is also serving on various committees and panels. As for voluntary and professional affiliations, Dr. Chan was Chairman of Hong Kong Mensa: The High IQ Society; President (Education) of Young Professionals Alliance, Vice President of HK Public Administration Association, etc. He is currently Associate Vice-President (Educational Technology) of UNESCO Hong Kong Association. Dr. Chan has regularly organized and participated in well-regarded community service activities as a true partner of our community and nation.