Facts & Figures
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Facts & Figures

Fundings2015-16 (HK$M)2016-17 (HK$M)2017-18 (HK$M)
Innovation and Technology Fund (ITF)183.24212.89240.93
Government Subvention144.25142.71137.91
No. of ITF-funded projects undertaken2015-162016-172017-18
Platform Projects494452
Seed Projects374444
Industry Collaborative Projects910#9
Public Sector Trial Scheme Projects882
# An industry collaborative project withdrawn on 23 August 2016 is not included.
Income from Industry2015-16(HK$M)2016-17(HK$M)2017-18(HK$M)
Industry Income Received*81.4778.45111.36
Level of Industry Contribution21.7%21.3%33.1%
* Including cash and in-kind contribution, but excluding income from General Support Programme.
Technology Transfers2015-162016-172017-18
Total Technology Transfers in terms of number of contracts signed536072

Number of patents filed

Technology Division

2015-162016-172017-18

Advanced Digital Systems

480

Communications Technologies

161015

Electronics Components

11148

Intelligent Software & Systems

9112

Mixed Signal Systems IC

8615

Opto-electronics

161112

Security & Data Sciences

004
Total64 60 56

Patents Granted

2015-162016-172017-18

Advanced Digital Systems (ADS)

641

Communications Technologies(CT)

12710

Electronics Components (EC)

1578

Intelligent Software & Systems (ISNS)

1444

Mixed Signal Systems IC (MSS)

10913

Opto-electronics (OE)

312613

Security & Data Sciences (SNDS)

424
Total no. of patent filed in China, the U.S. and other countries92 59 53
From its inception until 31 March 2018, ASTRI has been granted a total of 767 patents.
Number of staff2015-162016-172017-18
R&D417513537
Non-R&D828080
Total499593617

Academic qualifications of R&D staff

Academic Attainment #
Bachelor’s Degree19%
Master’s Degree53%
PhD26%
Others2%
Total100%
# 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:

PostAnnual Remuneration 1 Apr 2017 – 31 Mar 2018 (HK$) #
Chief Executive Officer844,240
Two level one executives6,228,700
18 level two executives26,681,650
# 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 below3
1,000,001 to 1,500,0006
1,500,001 to 2,000,0007
2,000,001 to 2,500,0002
2,500,001 to 3,000,0002
3,000,001 to 3,500,0001
3,500,001 to 4,000,0000