State of the art research in artificial intelligence and ubiquitous city
(RGC UGC/IIDS15/E01/19)

Distinguished  Professor Demetri Terzopoulos

29 December 2020, Hong Kong 09:30-12:00 (Zoom)                       Details

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Demetri Terzopoulos (PhD '84 MIT), Chancellor's Professor of Computer Science at UCLA, holds the rank of Distinguished Professor and directs the UCLA Computer Graphics & Vision Laboratory. He is or was a Guggenheim Fellow, a Fellow of the ACM, a Fellow of the IEEE, a Fellow of the Royal Society (FRS) of London, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (FRSC), a member of the European Academy of Sciences and the New York Academy of Sciences, and a life member of Sigma Xi. A highly cited author in engineering and computer science, his many awards include an Academy Award for Technical Achievement from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for his pioneering research on physics-based computer animation, and the Computer Pioneer Award and inaugural Computer Vision Distinguished Researcher Award from the IEEE for his pioneering and sustained research on deformable models and their applications.

Chair Professor Xiaoguang Yue 29 December 2020, Hong Kong 14:00-17:30 (Zoom)                       Details

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Xiaoguang Yue is a Chair Professor/Adjunct Professor/ Research Fellow in China (WBU), Thailand (RMUTR), India (SOA), Cyprus (EUC), Italy (GFU), Romania (RAU), Portugal (IPP) and Egypt (ASU), managing a research team of more than 300 scholars, academicians, and professors. He is the adviser of the Rector of the European University of Cyprus. He is also the Founder and Chairperson of the International Engineering and Technology Institute (IETI), which has more than 5000 members, among them, there are five Nobel Prize Laureates and two Turing Award Laureates. He has hosted or participated in more than 20 projects and published more than 100 academic papers. His research interests are risk management, sustainability, and intelligent information processing.

Professor Patrick Wang 29 December 2020, Hong Kong 20:00-22:30 (Zoom)                       Details

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Prof Patrick S.P. Wang, PhD, is Fellow of IAPR, ISIBM and WASE, IEEE Outstanding Achievement Awardee, Tenured Full Professor, Northeastern University, USA, iCORE (Informatics Circle of Research Excellence).,Visiting Professor, University of Calgary, Canada., Otto-Von-Guericke Distinguished Guest Professor, Magdeburg University, Germany, Zijiang Visiting Chair, ECNU, Shanghai, China., NSC Visiting Chair Professor, NTUST, Taipei, Taiwan, Honorary advisory professor of several key universities in China, including Sichuan University, Xiamen University, East China Normal University, Shanghai, and Guangxi Normal University, Guilin, Prof. Wang received his BSEE from National Chiao Tung University (Jiaotong University), MSEE from National Taiwan University, MSICS from Georgia Institute of Technology, and PhD, Computer Science from Oregon State University. Published over 26 books, 160 technical papers, 3 USA/European Patents, in PR, AI, TV, Cybernetics and Imaging, Founding Editor-in-Chief of IJPRAI (International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence), and Book Series of MPAI, WSP., Co-Chief Editor, IJPRAI and MPAI Book Series, WSP Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA., In addition to his technical interests, Dr. Wang also published a prose book, “Harvard Meditation Melody”.

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Dr Rita Yi Man Li