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Executive Workshop “Creative Application of ArtTech and NFT”
行政人員工作坊: 藝術科技及非同質化貨幣之創意應用

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1.5 days
Cantonese, suppl with teaching materials in Eng
Course Fee
Course Fee: HK$4200 per person (Online payment available) 

Early Bird Rate : HK$3300 (Application received one week before start date of the course)

Alumni Rate: HK$3300 per person (Please enroll at the Learning Centre)

Student who has completed or applied for Executive Workshop "Innovation in ArtTech & NFT" : HK$3300 per person (Please enroll at the Learning Centre)
How to Apply

Given the development in the global environment on ArtTech and NFT, this workshop is developed to capitalize on the worldwide trend and address hot topics in the market that cater to the needs of students. It is a one-stop course covering the application of creating  and launching NFT, ownership rights associated with Intellectual Property legislations, and marketing NFT for individuals and organisations. 


Workshop Objectives 

  • Acquire innovation knowledge and application skills in creating, minting and trading NFT
  • Understand the risk and cybersecurity issues involved in NFT trading
  • NFT Marketing skills for individuals and corporates
  • Understand ownership and intellectual property legislations in the NFT market


Workshop Agenda 


Session 1 (10:00am - 1:00pm): The Making of ArtTech and NFT - Mr Elvan Yau & Ms Joanne Fung


Types of NFTs

  • Metaverse
  • Animal Art (Ape - BAYC, Bears - Phanta Bear)
  • DAO / Personal Photos (Godzilla everyday, IreneDAO)

Step by Step Guide to create your NFT

  • How to turn your picture into NFT on Opensea
  • How to create your collection of 10000 NFTs with rarity
  • Layers
  • Pixelized NFT, 3D NFT

NFT Risk

  • NFT Scam / Token Scam
  • Proper use of digital wallet (Safe your private key)
  • Cold Wallet
  • Recognise Scammers, Spam messages in decentralised world


Session 2 (2:00pm - 5:00pm): NFT Go-To-Market  - Mr Elvan Yau & Ms Joanne Fung


Secret of Successful NFT

  • Analyse Popular NFTs on different Blockchain (Worldwide and Hong Kong)
  • Selection of Blockchain and Wallet
  • Market places (Opensea, Magic Eden, etc.)
  • Summary of elements to make the NFT successful

Launch of the NFT project

  • Create Community (Activities, Utilities, Metaverse)
  • KOLs
  • Roadmap
  • Pricing Table

NFT and You

  • Personal NFT
  • Club NFT
  • Traditional Communities / NGOs / Business and NFT
  • Pricing Table



Session 3 (2:00pm - 5:00pm): IP and Ownership in NFT Market - Mr Arthur Au

  • Special features of NFTs: A legal perspective
  • The legal aspect of monetising NFTs and virtual assets management and regulation
  • Introduction of IP Law and Practice in Hong Kong and PRC
  • Metaverse and the Law


Who Should Attend 

  • Artists
  • Art Dealers
  • Art Business Professionals
  • Art Lovers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Gaming Professionals
  • IT Professional
  • Museum and Gallery Curators 
  • Marketing Professionals
  • NGO Fundraising Professionals 
  • Retailers
  • Technologists
  • Anyone interested to join the art market and ArtTech professions and NFT industry



Ms Joanne Fung

Joanne is an NFT investor and entrepreneur who has a strong belief in Crypto and Web3.

She is currently the Co-Founder and COO of RADIAN, a ZERO-code solution allowing users to create Web3 dApps using drag & drop editor. Joanne is very experienced in the NFT industry. She is the director of an NFT project, with the traction of 4,500+ followers on Twitter and 2,000+ members on discord.

Joanne is actively involved in the crypto community. She is the leader of NFT Artists DAO, with 500+ artists gathered and is a committee member of Satoshi Women and AllStarsWomen Ambassador.

Joanne is the founder and CEO of BENTO WORKS, an IT solution company. She has been involved in several blockchain projects on execution such as NFT marketplace development and transforming traditional products into blockchain/crypto projects. Joanne received her Interactive Arts and Technology Degree at Simon Fraser University.


Mr Elvan Yau

Elvan is a serial entrepreneur and investor. He is currently the CEO of RADIAN, a ZERO-code solution allowing users to create Web3 dApps using drag & drop editor.

Before co-founding RADIAN, Elvan served as the COO of a blockchain loyalty company, with USD3.7million seed-round fundraising. An all-rounder with multi-sector expertise, Elvan is the founder StepNpull Asia, a hygienic products company which is the authorised vendor of Hospital Authority, Great Eagle, Sino, JLL, MTR, Disney. Elvan co-founded in 2017, a payment infrastructure for cryptocurrencies. Elvan is very experienced in the FinTech industry, he was the person in charge of products in AsiaTop Loyalty and Operations in BlueOcean Pay. Earlier in his career, he worked in Citi Private Bank and HSBC.  Elvan received his Finance & Economics Degree at the University of London.


Mr Arthur Au

Arthur Hue-Yeung Au, Barrister-at-Law, MCIArb, LLB (Bristol), MA (UCL), PCLL (CityU) is a qualified practising barrister in Hong Kong. 

He specializes in tech law, intellectual property, data protection law and cryptocurrency regulations.  He has previously advised local and regional clients on data protection law (both HK’s PDPO and EU’s GDPR), initial coin offering (ICO), cryptocurrency-related freezing order, pre-sale token purchase agreement, cybersecurity insurance policy, SaaS agreements and bio-tech regulations.  Arthur is also building a research focus on PRC’s data protection infrastructure (including the PIPL and PRC Data Security Law).  He is a member of the Hong Kong Bar Association, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) and PCPD’s Data Protection Officers’ Club (DPOC).  From 2019 to 2021, Arthur was a Non-Executive Director at Aurum (Data Governance) Consultants Limited, and has previously published articles in various tech industry magazines, e.g. JUMPSTART, CPO Magazine, IoT For All and had given talks on issues related to tech-funding, startups, data protection and IoT regulations. 


Statement of Attendance

Students who have achieved not less than 70% attendance will be awarded a Statement of Attendance by HKU SPACE.

Application Code 2045-4512NW -
Start Date 17 Sep 2022 (Sat)

Course Fee
  • Course Fee: HK$4200 per person (Online payment available) 

    Early Bird Rate : HK$3300 (Application received one week before start date of the course)

    Alumni Rate: HK$3300 per person (Please enroll at the Learning Centre)

    Student who has completed or applied for Executive Workshop "Innovation in ArtTech & NFT" : HK$3300 per person (Please enroll at the Learning Centre)

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1. Cash, EPS, WeChat Pay Or Alipay

Course fees can be paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay or Alipay at any HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres.

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Course fees can also be paid by crossed cheque or bank draft made payable to “HKU SPACE”. Please specify the programme title(s) for application and the applicant’s name.. You may either:

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Applicants may also pay the course fee by VISA or Mastercard, including the “HKU SPACE Mastercard”, at any HKU SPACE enrolment centres. Holders of the HKU SPACE Mastercard can enjoy a 10-month interest-free instalment period for courses with a tuition fee worth a minimum of HK$2,000; however, the course applicant must also be the cardholder himself/herself. For enquiries, please contact our staff at any enrolment centres.

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