IDS Distinguished Speaker Series #2: Towards AI-Powered Data-Informed Education

January 17, 2023 Events, Recent Events IDS Distinguished Speaker Series IDS Distinguished Speaker Series #2Professor Sihem Amer-Yahia Host: HKU Musketeers Foundation Institute of Data ScienceCo-Host: Centre for Information Technology in Education (CITE), Faculty of Education, HKUTitle: Towards AI-Powered Data-Informed EducationSpeaker: Professor Sihem Amer-Yahia, CNRS Research Director, Lab of Informatics of Grenoble, FranceModerator: Professor Reynold Cheng, […]

HKU IDS is featured in the HKU Annual Report 2022

HKU IDS is featured in the HKU Annual Report 2022 The establishment of HKU IDS is featured in the HKU Annual Report 2022, demonstrating the strength and significance of the Institute in the research development blueprint of the University. Visit the following pages to learn more about HKU IDS, our research talents recruited under the […]

IDS Distinguished Speaker Series #1: On the Principles of Parsimony and Self-Consistency: Structured Compressive Closed-Loop Transcription

IDS Distinguished Speaker Series #1 Professor Yi Ma Host: HKU Musketeers Foundation Institute of Data ScienceCo-Host: Department of Computer Science, HKUTitle: On the Principles of Parsimony and Self-Consistency: Structured Compressive Closed-Loop Transcription Speaker: Professor Yi Ma, Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California, Berkeley Moderator: Professor TW Lam, Head of the Department of Computer […]

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 […]

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 […]

HKU-IDS Scholar Seminar Series #1: Complex network inference: Efficient algorithms and insights for urban spatial segregation

HKU Musketeers Foundation Institute of Data Science (HKU-IDS) proudly presents the “HKU-IDS Scholar Seminar Series” which will run through the year of 2022-23.  The seminar series will feature 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 and different Departments […]

AI and Big Data Research for Health Improvement Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion Topic: AI and Big Data Research for Health Improvement Panel Discussion: Future of Big Data Application for Public Health in Hong Kong 2:15pm – 3:00pm (Moderator: Dr. Esther Chan, Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy, HKU) Session 1: Ethics and compliance framework – Mr. KP Tsang – Chairman of Rare Disease Hong […]