Facts & Figures

Facts & Figures

  • Fundings 2015-16 (HK$M) 2016-17 (HK$M) 2017-18 (HK$M)
    Innovation and Technology Fund (ITF) 183.24 212.89 240.93
    Government Subvention 144.25 142.71 137.91
    No. of ITF-funded projects undertaken 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18
    Platform Projects 49 44 52
    Seed Projects 37 44 44
    Industry Collaborative Projects 9 10# 9
    Public Sector Trial Scheme Projects 8 8 2
    # An industry collaborative project withdrawn on 23 August 2016 is not included.

     

    Income from Industry 2015-16(HK$M) 2016-17(HK$M) 2017-18(HK$M)
    Industry Income Received* 81.47 78.45 111.36
    Level of Industry Contribution 21.7% 21.3% 33.1%
    * Including cash and in-kind contribution, but excluding income from General Support Programme.

     

    Technology Transfers 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18
    Total Technology Transfers in terms of number of contracts signed 53 60 72

    Number of patents filed

    Technology Division 2017-18 2016-17 2015-16
    Advanced Digital Systems 4 8 0
    Communications Technologies 16 10 15
    Electronics Components 11 14 8
    Intelligent Software and Systems 9 11 2
    Mixed Signal Systems IC 8 6 15
    Opto-electronics 16 11 12
    Security and Data Sciences 0 0 4
    Total 64 60 56

     

    Patents Granted

    2015-16 2016-17 2017-18

    Advanced Digital Systems (ADS)

    6 4 1

    Communications Technologies(CT)

    12 7 10

    Electronics Components (EC)

    15 7 8

    Intelligent Software & Systems (ISNS)

    14 4 4

    Mixed Signal Systems IC (MSS)

    10 9 13

    Opto-electronics (OE)

    31 26 13

    Security & Data Sciences (SNDS)

    4 2 4
     Total no. of patent filed in China, the U.S. and other countries 92  59  53
    From its inception until 31 March 2018, ASTRI has been granted a total of 767 patents.

     

    Number of staff 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18
    R&D 417 513 537
    Non-R&D 82 80 80
    Total 499 593 617

     

    Academic qualifications of R&D staff

    Academic Attainment #
    Bachelor’s Degree 19%
    Master’s Degree 53%
    PhD 26%
    Others 2%
    Total 100%
    # As of 31 March 2018, not including interns.

     

    Annual Remuneration of Senior Executives

    The tables below show the remuneration of the top three tiers of senior executives of ASTRI for the period from 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018:

    Post Annual Remuneration 1 Apr 2017 – 31 Mar 2018 (HK$) #
    Chief Executive Officer 844,240
    Two level one executives 6,228,700
    18 level two executives 26,681,650
    # Annual Remuneration includes Base Salary, Salary Adjustment, Acting Allowance, Variable Payment and Cash Award (Inventor Award). It is rounded to the nearest HK$10. Three senior executives who joined in the course of the financial year, their annual remunerations were calculated on a prorated basis.

     

    Annual Remuneration(HK$) Number of Senior Executives
    1,000,000 or below 3
    1,000,001 to 1,500,000 6
    1,500,001 to 2,000,000 7
    2,000,001 to 2,500,000 2
    2,500,001 to 3,000,000 2
    3,000,001 to 3,500,000 1
    3,500,001 to 4,000,000 0