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The HKU Musketeers Foundation Institute of Data Science (IDS) has its IDS scholars as core members, alongside academic researchers from different Departments across the University.  It also extends its membership or affiliation to faculty members in the University community who are actively engaged in the Institute’s initiatives and activities.  

The Institute will also launch Fellowship Program, and external and visiting researchers through our IDS Visiting Professors Scheme and other academic exchange activities to expand its connections and faculty profile.

People

The HKU Musketeers Foundation Institute of Data Science (IDS) has its IDS scholars as core members, alongside academic researchers from different Departments across the University.  It also extends its membership or affiliation to faculty members in the University community who are actively engaged in the Institute’s initiatives and activities.  

The Institute will also launch Fellowship Program, and external and visiting researchers through our IDS Visiting Professors Scheme and other academic exchange activities to expand its connections and faculty profile.

Advisory Committee

Professor Pieter Abbeel
Director of the Robot Learning Lab, UC Berkeley
Professor Laurent EI Ghaoui
Dean, College of Engineering and Computer Science, Vin University (On leave from Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), UC Berkeley
Dr Lawrence Carin
Provost, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Professor Sean Xiaoou Tang

Founder and Executive Director, SenseTime

Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Steering Committee

Professor Max Shen (Chairman)
Vice-President and Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research)
Professor Reynold Cheng
Faculty of Engineering
Professor Michael Ng
Faculty of Science
Professor William Hayward
Faculty of Social Sciences
Professor Martin Wainwright
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), UC Berkeley 
Dr Harry Shum
Founding Chairman, International Digital Economy Academy
Professor Lin Chen
Faculty of Business and Economic
Professor Benjamin Cowling
LKS Faculty of Medicine

Leadership Team

Professor Max Shen (Chairman)
Director
Professor Reynold Cheng
Associate Director
Professor Michael Ng
Associate Director

New Recruits

Tao YU
(hosted at the Department of Computer Science)
Chao HUANG
(hosted at the Department of Computer Science)
HUANG Wenjie
(hosted at the Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering)
Yue XIE
(hosted at Department of Mathematics)
Man Chung YUE
(hosted at the Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering)
Alec KIRKLEY
(hosted at the Department of Urban Planning and Design)