Institute for Research in Open
and Innovative Education

About Us

The Institute for Research in OPen and INnovative Education (IROPINE) of Hong Kong Metropolitan University (HKMU) makes an impact on educators and learners by promoting and conducting research in the field of open and innovative education. HKMU academics from all disciplines are welcome to participate in studies to enhance their curricula and pedagogy through systematic research studies. IROPINE plays a key role in supporting and informing HKMU’s continuous efforts in teaching enhancement and innovations.

The Institute also organizes research seminars, workshops, symposia and conferences, such as the annual event, International Conference on Open and Innovative Education. It also provides resources for relevant research.

Advisor, Director and Deputy Director

Deputy Director Photo

Deputy Director
Billy WONG Tak Ming

Distinguished Professors for relevant IDS projects


Assistant Manager
Dr Manfred WU Man Fat


All staff are welcome to contribute activities and participate in our events.

Upcoming Events

20 October 2022,
10 & 22 November 2022
Seminar Series on Learning Analytics

Past Events

Contact Us

Telephone: +852 2768-6786

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The Institute for Research in Open and Innovative Education is substantially funded by the Research Grants Council’s Institutional Development Scheme. (Project reference no.: UGC/IDS16/15)