The DSPS Programme’s mission is to advance the application of state-of-art data science knowledge by fostering innovative and interdisciplinary research that addresses significant policy issues. The Programme has extended research activities and collaboration with expertise from different policy areas, including but not limited to the areas of housing, poverty, population, public health, etc. 

Below are some of our selected research works:


AI for Social Good

Artificial Intelligence for Social Good

Contribution from Prof. Wilson Wong: Ch 8 AI and the Future Work


Digital Governance and Social Media Strategies

Project MUSE - Digital Governance as Institutional Adaptation and Development: Social Media Strategies between Hong Kong and Shenzhen (

Prof. Wilson Wong and Prof. May Chu