About this site
The Data Studio, located in Hong Kong Science Park, is a new data-driven innovation center with a mission to encourage and stimulate the development of solutions to generate economic and social value from open data and big data.
The Data Studio Portal is an online platform for public, private organizations and people to interact and exchange so as to develop Smart City Solutions backed by our data APIs. It is open to start-ups, innovation & technology companies, Universities, research institutes and any parties interested in Big Data. We hope you will find the data useful for creating your next innovative project.
These terms and conditions constitute a binding legal agreement (“this Agreement”) among you and Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (“HKSTP”) (collectively, “we” or “us”) .This Agreement supersedes all prior agreements or arrangements may have with you in relation to the Portal or the Data (both as defined below). By accessing, using, viewing, transmitting, caching, storing and/or otherwise utilizing the Data, the Portal, and/or the contents, services or functions of or in the Portal in any way, you have confirmed that you have read through, understood and agreed to be bound by each and all of the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement, and waive any right to claim ambiguity or error herein.
If you do not understand, accept or agree to the terms and conditions in this Agreement, please do not use the Data, the Portal and/or the contents, services or functions of or in the Portal.
It is the policy of Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) to safeguard all information provided by customers (our customers and website users). We do not collect any personally identifying information (“Personal Data”) from customers during their browsing of our websites; and if Personal Data is collected in the process of making enquires or submitting applications for services provided by the Corporation, customers will be informed via the respective Information Collection Statements of our websites of such purposes and uses, including the extent of their transfer and disclosure; and the right of access to and correction of the collected Personal Data. ‘Cookie’ files that have been set up in some websites are meant only to facilitate customer access during their next visit to the same website.
Once we have obtained customer’s Personal Data, they will be maintained securely on our system. Only the authorised staff, who have been properly trained, will be permitted to access such Personal Data, and we shall not release such Personal Data to any external parties without customer’s agreement. We may however from time to time send direct marketing materials promoting our Corporation’s products and services to customers based on their Personal Data; but shall stop doing so when being advised in writing or by e-mail that they do not wish to receive further materials from us. Suitable opt-out facilities will be provided during the direct marketing process.
The information collected from you will be used for the purpose of processing your enquiry or services applications. Your information will not be disclosed by us to any other party in a form that would identify you. You have the right to request access to and correction of information about you held by us. In case you wish to access or correct your personal data held by us, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For details, please refer to our Personal Information Collection Statement