Dr Peter C Y Yau

  • Assistant Professor in Computing Science (Singapore) (University of Glasgow Singapore)

Biography

Dr Peter YAU is an Assistant Professor in the School of Computing Science, University of Glasgow (UofG, Singapore campus). Peter received his DBA at the University of Newcastle, Australia; his dissertation is entitled "An Empirical Study of the Drivers and Impediments in the Adoption of Financial Technology"

Peter has international consulting experience with a track record in managing change in organizations and system development. He delivered ambitious results for financial institutions, public transport providers, Big 4 accounting firms, etc. He pioneered in building the first unmanned smart-tech laboratory in Hong Kong for teaching, learning and research purposes. Before joining the UofG, he worked as an adjunct faculty in various engineering institutes, and a global EMBA school. His recent commercial deployment is a Fintech project related to automation: "Finding Global Investment Opportunities by Using Big Data Analysis - A Social Sentiment Listening Approach with Machine Learning".

He is an Amazon AWS Educate Cloud ambassador and a program evaluator for the computing accreditation commission at ABET. Peter loves to travel: he carried his laptop to Amazon, Himalayas, and Safari. 

Research interests

  • Web Development
  • Cloud Computing
  • System Automation
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Enterprise Software & Development Methodology
  • Financial Technology (Fintech)
  • Algo-trade, Behavioural Finance & Sentiment Analysis 

Publications

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Jump to: 2021 | 2020
Number of items: 6.

2021

Yau, P. C. and Wong, D. (2021) Powering financial literacy through blockchain and gamification: how digital transformation impacts fintech education. In: Arai, K. (ed.) Proceedings of the Future Technologies Conference (FTC) 2021, Volume 1. Series: Lecture notes in networks and systems (358). Springer: Cham, pp. 986-993. ISBN 9783030899059 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-89906-6_63)

2020

Yau, P. C. , Wong, D. and Lam, A. (2020) Continuous education through building a work-and-learn relationship: how does the industrial attachment program work in Hong Kong. International Journal of Information and Education Technology, 10(11), pp. 854-858. (doi: 10.18178/ijiet.2020.10.11.1470)

Yau, P. C. , Hok Luen, W., Leung, J. and Wong, D. (2020) Practicing Mobile-Commerce as a Pro - Implementation of an Education-oriented Commercial Trading System. In: 4th International Conference on E-commerce, E-Business and E-Government (ICEEG 2020), 17-19 Jun 2020, pp. 135-139. ISBN 9781450388030 (doi: 10.1145/3409929.3416794)

Yau, P. C. , Wong, D., Luen, W. H. and Leung, J. (2020) Understanding Consumer Behavior by Big Data Visualization in the Smart Space Laboratory. In: 5th International Conference on Big Data and Computing (ICBDC 2020), 28-30 May 2020, pp. 13-17. ISBN 9781450375474 (doi: 10.1145/3404687.3404705)

Yau, P. C. , Wong, D. and Hongying, Q. (2020) Educational STEM Laboratory: an Experimental Paradigm, Theory Design and User Experience Case Study. In: 6th International Conference on Education and Training Technologies (ICETT 2020), 18-20 May 2020, pp. 9-12. ISBN 9781450387989 (doi: 10.1145/3399971.3399986)

Yau, P. C. , Luen, W. H., Wong, D. and Kan, J. W. K. (2020) Unmanned Shop Laboratory: an Extensible and Scalable Research, Teaching and Learning Smart Space System: Project S-SHOP@TMIT in Response to Emerging Challenges for Hong Kong Smart City Development. In: 2020 IEEE 3rd International Conference on Electronics Technology (ICET), 08-12 May 2020, pp. 819-822. ISBN 9781728162836 (doi: 10.1109/ICET49382.2020.9119529)

This list was generated on Mon May 16 20:05:14 2022 BST.
Number of items: 6.

Articles

Yau, P. C. , Wong, D. and Lam, A. (2020) Continuous education through building a work-and-learn relationship: how does the industrial attachment program work in Hong Kong. International Journal of Information and Education Technology, 10(11), pp. 854-858. (doi: 10.18178/ijiet.2020.10.11.1470)

Book Sections

Yau, P. C. and Wong, D. (2021) Powering financial literacy through blockchain and gamification: how digital transformation impacts fintech education. In: Arai, K. (ed.) Proceedings of the Future Technologies Conference (FTC) 2021, Volume 1. Series: Lecture notes in networks and systems (358). Springer: Cham, pp. 986-993. ISBN 9783030899059 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-89906-6_63)

Conference Proceedings

Yau, P. C. , Hok Luen, W., Leung, J. and Wong, D. (2020) Practicing Mobile-Commerce as a Pro - Implementation of an Education-oriented Commercial Trading System. In: 4th International Conference on E-commerce, E-Business and E-Government (ICEEG 2020), 17-19 Jun 2020, pp. 135-139. ISBN 9781450388030 (doi: 10.1145/3409929.3416794)

Yau, P. C. , Wong, D., Luen, W. H. and Leung, J. (2020) Understanding Consumer Behavior by Big Data Visualization in the Smart Space Laboratory. In: 5th International Conference on Big Data and Computing (ICBDC 2020), 28-30 May 2020, pp. 13-17. ISBN 9781450375474 (doi: 10.1145/3404687.3404705)

Yau, P. C. , Wong, D. and Hongying, Q. (2020) Educational STEM Laboratory: an Experimental Paradigm, Theory Design and User Experience Case Study. In: 6th International Conference on Education and Training Technologies (ICETT 2020), 18-20 May 2020, pp. 9-12. ISBN 9781450387989 (doi: 10.1145/3399971.3399986)

Yau, P. C. , Luen, W. H., Wong, D. and Kan, J. W. K. (2020) Unmanned Shop Laboratory: an Extensible and Scalable Research, Teaching and Learning Smart Space System: Project S-SHOP@TMIT in Response to Emerging Challenges for Hong Kong Smart City Development. In: 2020 IEEE 3rd International Conference on Electronics Technology (ICET), 08-12 May 2020, pp. 819-822. ISBN 9781728162836 (doi: 10.1109/ICET49382.2020.9119529)

This list was generated on Mon May 16 20:05:14 2022 BST.

Teaching

  • CSC3010 Information Retrieval
  • CSC3002 Integrated Work Study Programme
  • CSC3001 Capstone Project
  • CSC2002 Team Project 
  • CSC1009 Object Oriented Programming
  • MEC3361 Industrial Internet of Things and Data Analytics 2

Additional information


Scholarship of Learning and Teaching (SoLT)

Research Interests:

  • Learning Factory Design and Implementation
  • Pedagogy in Applied Learning

Projects (selected):

  • First unmanned smart-tech learning factory in Hong Kong
  • Multimedia live streaming and archive system for art teachings
  • Mixed reality digital image teaching system for fashion items
  • Relationship study between Applied Learning, Training Methodology and Continuous Education
  • Accessibility for teaching and learning materials in web and mobile formats