HK Computer Society to attract youngsters to IT

The said it will place cultivation of local talents on the top of its task list for this year when announcing new council members on Monday.

"We want to encourage more young people to take ICT related subjects in tertiary institutions," said Lau. "Through cultivating young talents we aim to help maintain the competitiveness of Hong Kong's ICT industry."

The HKCS said it has already set up a Young Talents Cultivation Committee early this year, with Mr Michael Leung as the Committee Chairman.