Mr Kang Eun Jeon, a doctorate student in HKUST-NIE Social Media Lab under the Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), has developed the “HKUST luXbeacon” – a Bluetooth Low Energy Beacon that can harvest and store energy from both solar and indoor lighting, thereby capable of operating without batteries.
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology is enhancing the Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management by introducing decision analytics into its curriculum, opening a new spectrum of job opportunities to the students and allowing them to tackle traditional industries with new vision and knowhow.
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology today presented its fourth “HKUST President’s Outstanding Service Award” to laud and recognize dedicated non-academic staff members for their outstanding contributions and exemplary performance.
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Megvii (Face++) yesterday on establishing a joint laboratory on artificial intelligence (AI) and computer vision. The lab will be dedicated to improving people’s living and advance knowledge frontiers through researches in AI and image recognition and analysis, marking a new milestone in the collaboration between HKUST and Megvii.
Mr Ming Cheung, a PhD candidate at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, has analyzed 11 million images shared on social media from over 150 countries/locations, and made use of “social signals” to make smart recommendations on daily living that have never been possible.
Local and international financial technology leaders and academic experts exchanged views and insights into future trends in fintech and AI areas at the Global University Fintech Education Forum held at the HKUST Jockey Club Institute for Advanced Study on November 24, 2017.
The faculty and students at the Robotics Institute of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology have developed Hong Kong’s first unmanned car with a host of innovative functions, including the ability to avoid obstacles as it travels on its planned route.
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology has recently joined an international not-for-profit consortium – Partnership on AI to Benefit People and Society – to promote the development of ethical artificial intelligence (AI) to ensure safety, security, privacy, transparency and fairness of such technology in Asia.