HKU-IDS Scholar Seminar Series #2: Huge Language Models: Why They Matter, How They Work, And When They Fail

HKU Musketeers Foundation Institute of Data Science (HKU-IDS) proudly presents the second event under the “HKU-IDS Scholar Seminar Series” which will run through the year of 2022-23.  The seminar series features the HKU-IDS new recruits under HKU-100 Professoriate Recruitment Campaign forming the backbone for the Institute’s cross-disciplinary collaboration. These young talents are co-hosted by IDS […]

Executive Assistant (at the rank of Clerk II)

Careers at IDS Executive Assistant (at the rank of Clerk II) Position   Applications are invited for the appointment as an Executive Assistant (at the rank of Clerk II) in the HKU Musketeers Foundation Institute of Data Science (HKU-IDS) (Job Ref.: 517033), (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity […]

HKU-IDS Scholar Dr Wenjie Huang received the 2022 NSFC Young Scientists Fund!

HKU-IDS Scholar Dr Wenjie Huang received the 2022 NSFC Young Scientists Fund! 黃文傑博士於2022年度中國國家自然科學基金「青年科學基金項目」中獲獎! HKU-IDS scholar, Dr Wenjie Huang, Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering, has been awarded the 2022 Young Scientists Fund under the National Natural Science Foundation for his project “Risk-aware accelerated and variance-reduced reinforcement learning with application […]

HKU-IDS scholar Dr Tao Yu received the Fall 2021 Amazon Research Award!

HKU-IDS scholar Dr Tao Yu received the Fall 2021 Amazon Research Award! We are pleased to announce that our IDS scholar, Dr Tao Yu, Assistant Professor, HKU-IDS and Department of Computer Science, has been awarded the Fall 2021 Amazon Research Award! Dr Yu’s award-winning research proposal is titled “Scalable Conversational Structured Knowledge Grounding with a […]

Artwork Exhibition cum Prize Presentation Ceremony of the “Data is the New Art Form” Competition 2022

Artwork Exhibition cum Prize Presentation Ceremony of the “Data is the New Art Form” Competition 2022 June 17, 2022 Events, Gallery Prize Presentation Ceremony (16 June 2022) https://datascience.hku.hk/content/uploads/2022/07/20220616-HKU-IDS-HL-3_1.mp4 Organized by the HKU Musketeers Foundation Institute of Data Science, the grand prize presentation ceremony of the “Data is the New Art Form“ Art Competition 2022 was […]

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2022年「數據科學藝術館」美術創作比賽

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