Mobile app developed for HKU Walking Challenge

Aug 28, 2022

A student group, led by Dr Loretta Y.K. Choi of the Department of Computer Science, collaborated with the Centre for Sports and Exercise in designing and developing a mobile app for the "HKU Walking Challenge", which aimed to promote fitness and health awareness activities among members of the HKU community.


This mobile app was officially launched for the "HKU Walking Challenge: To the Moon" event, which was held in May 2022. Over 1,800 people participated in the event and completed 360,733,599 steps in one month, which was equivalent to walking nearly one rotation of Earth.


Student members:

Current members:

Mr Yam Chak Fung, Wesley (BEng(CS), Year 4)

Mr Wong Lok Hei, Brian (MSc(CS) graduate)

Mr Tam Chi Ho, Jerry (BEng(CS) graduate, current Research Assistant

Ms Zhang Zhuoying, Tina (MSc(CS) graduate, current Research Assistant]


Former members:

Miss Woo Chung Yu, Angel (BEng(CS) graduate)

Mr Chung Hok Kan, Kayne (BEng(CS) graduate]

Mr Kwok Yuk Ting, Olivier (BEng(CS) graduate]

Mr Mo Chun Fung, Rex (BEng(CE) graduate]

Mr Chen Xing Quan, Hansen (BEng(CS) graduate]

Mr Chun Lok Li, Jason (BEng(EEE) graduate]

Mr Ng Ka Lok, Kelvin (BEng(ME) graduate]

Mr Chen Wu Juang, Jay (BEng(CS) graduate]


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