Artificial Intelligence for the 2020s:

Deep Learning and Beyond

Date: 21 September 2019 (Saturday)

Venue:  A401, Block A,  Fung Yiu King Hall, The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

With refreshments and a complimentary dinner talk on the teaching and learning of AI and Deep Learning

Free Registration. Limited seats are available on a first-come-first-served basis. All are welcome.

Introduction

Over the past decade, the world has witnessed significant advancements in the field of machine learning, especially deep learning. From object detection to natural language processing, deep learning has demonstrated great success in applications across domains. To keep up with the latest developments of the field and look ahead to the world of AI in the 2020s, it is important to create a space for researchers and practitioners to not only exchange ideas and gain inspiration for potential projects, but also reflect on the role of AI and its interaction with human intelligence in work and society in the new decade.

Themes

Topics for the conference include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • The latest developments in AI, machine learning or deep learning
  • The applications of AI, machine learning or deep learning
  • The future of AI industry
  • The impact of AI on work and society
  • AI vs human intelligence

Please see below for the details of our talks.

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Seats are available on a first come, first served basis. Free admission.

Register now and join us on 21 September!

Event

Schedule

09:00-09:30

Registration and morning refreshment
A401, Block A, Fung Yiu King Hall, 4/F, S H Ho Academic Building

09:30-09:45

Opening

09:45-10:30

2020s: Decade of Legal Change, Decade of Lagging Behind
Foster YIM
Barrister-at-Law, Liberty Chambers

10:30-11:15

Application of AI and Big Data Analytics in Digital Marketing
William HUNG
Business Development Director, DataTech

11:15-11:30

Morning Break

11:30-12:15

gTop-K: A Communication-Efficient Distributed SGD Algorithm for Deep Learning
Xiaowen CHU
Professor, Department of Computer Science
Hong Kong Baptist University

12:15-13:00

Automated Multitask Learning via Learning to Multitask
Yu ZHANG
Associate Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Southern University of Science and Technology

13:00-14:00

Lunch

14:00-14:45

Recent Development of AI in Finance
Alfred MA
Adjunct Professor
The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong

14:45-15:30

Big Data in a Smart City
WAN Tsz Kai Jones
Senior Analytics Architect, HSBC
Adjunct Associate Professor, CUHK

15:30-16:00

Afternoon tea

16:00-16:45

AI in Advancing Special Needs Practice with Gamification 
Ernest CHAN 
Founder, AESIR.hk

16:45-17:30

AI Education for Young People in the 21st Century
John Man-ho HUEN
Founder and CEO, Koding Kingdom

17:30-17:45

Closing

18:00

Dinner

HSUHK Chinese Restaurant, 恒大中菜廳 
Location: 1/F, Sports and Amenities Centre (B)

Short Talk
The Teaching and Learning of Al and Deep Learning

Sai Cheong SIU
Director, Deep Learning Research and Application Centre, HSUHK

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Location

Room H001, Old Hall, The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong, Hang Shin Link, Siu Lek Yuen, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong

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For inquiries,

Please contact us by
Tel: +852 3963-5394
Email: dlc@hsu.edu.hk

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This conference is fully supported by a grant from the Research Grant Council of the Hong Kong Special Administration Region, China (Project Reference No.: UGC/IDS14/16).