ADS students awarded in National Data Analysis Competition
We are pleased to share a great news that a team of three Year 2 ADS students, were awarded Third prize (三等獎) in the university sector of the Sixth TipDM Cup Data Analysis Skills Competition co-organized by TipDM and National University Big Data Education Alliance.
深化人工智慧的整合應用 | 2023年第六屆亞洲認知工程與智慧互動會議（CEII2023）圓滿召開
Year 1 ADS students awarded the potential prize in Huawei ICT Competition
SYU ADS students won the potential prize in Huawei ICT Competition 2023-24 Hong Kong. The Huawei ICT Competition is supported by 11 tertiary institutions in Hong Kong, with nearly 900 students participating.
ADS students received awards in Design and Innovation Competition
Three team of Year 1 ADS students received Merit Award in Hong Kong Macau Innovation Design Match. They received their awards in the award presentation ceremony in Oct-2023.
香港樹仁大學舉行「2022-2023年度校監優異成績榜」頒獎禮（President’s List Ceremony），表揚在2022/2023學年考獲平均積點3.5或以上的一至三年級學生。今屆合共124名學生獲嘉許。
應用數據科學學系亦有兩名學生得獎, 分別為 二年級的 曾子健 和 郝雅軒 同學。
Year 1 ADS students received awards in PR Competition
A team of six Year 1 ADS students received Brand Award in Hong Kong Creative PR Competition 2023. This year, the number of participants is over 400. In the competition, each team need to design a PR campaign for a brand in Hong Kong. The ADS student team worked for Prologic Robotics Ltd. ADS students received the Brand Award and PR Talent Award.
First Year ADS Student Completed Summer Internship 2023 with Compliments
Hans, a first-year student of the Department of Applied Data Science at HKSYU, worked as an electronic product design assistant at GoPro (International) LTD from June to July this year. This internship experience made Hans have a fulfilling and meaningful summer vacation.
Dr. Connie Yuen Presented Her Research Work in AIBD 2023
Dr. Connie Yuen presented her research work ”Cloud Intelligence Assessment System for Identifying Developmental Dyslexia of Chinese Language” in International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Applications (AIBD 2023).
ADS Year 1 Student Presented in International Conference in Summer 2023
ADS Year 1 students presented 3 papers in Positive Technology International Conference during 27 to 30-June-2023.
Professional Talk Circle “The Future of AI” was Successfully Concluded on 16 Jun 2023
Dr. Connie Yuen, Head of Department of Applied Data Science, was invited to deliver a talk “The Future of AI” to Shue Yan alumni on 16-June-2023. Attendees involving alumni from different departments joined the discussion session after the talk. All participants enjoyed food and drinks and great chats among them.
Student Achievements (2023 Summer)
We are here to gladly announce some outstanding achievements by our ADS students in 2023 summer. The department will continue to support and encourage our students.
Prof. Haohuan Fu's Visit to Department of Applied Data Science
Prof. Haohuan FU, Professor of Department of Earth System Science in Tsinghua University, visited Department of Applied Data Science on 27 May 2023. ADS students presented the demonstration in Big Data Lab and Robotic Lab. Prof Fu shared his study and work experiences to ADS students and answered students’ questions.
VIP guests from Donor, iFREE GROUP, Visited the Research Centre
On 24 April 2023, VIP guests from donor, iFREE GROUP, visit the Big Data Lab, Robotic Lab and Virtual Reality Lab. Head of Department, Dr. Connie Yuen, and ADS students demonstrated and introduced the facilities to our guests.
Positive Technology International Conference 2023 - Final Call for proposals/papers and Registration
The Organizing Committee of Positive Technology International Conference 2023 would like to draw your attention to the call for proposals to the PT 2023. The due date for both abstract proposal and full paper submissions will be further extended to 30 April 2023. (Grant no. UGC/IIDS15/H01/21)
Colloquium Series 2022/23 – Cloud and Application Concept Workshop
The second event in iFREE GROUP Innovation and Research Centre Colloquium Series 2022/23 " Cloud and Application Concept Workshop " concluded successfully on 24 March 2023. We invited Mr. Felix Tsang, a certified cloud architect, to be the speaker.
Colloquium Series 2022/23 – Machine Learning in Insurance Applications
The first event in iFREE GROUP Innovation and Research Centre Colloquium Series 2022/23 seminar " Machine Learning in Insurance Applications " concluded successfully on 15 March 2023. It was a great honor to have Ms. Kylie Chen as our guest speaker for sharing.
作為LFAPAC 開源佈道者，袁文貞博士被邀請出席Linux基金會亞太區開源領導力論壇 (2023年3月2日-3日)，作為推動開源社區出貢獻。
Research Paper Coauthored by Dr. Connie Yuen and Dr. Johnny Cheng awarded the IEEE Best Paper Award
A research paper on social data analysis co-authored by Head of Department Dr. Connie Yuen and Lecturer Dr. Johnny Cheng was awarded the IEEE Best Paper Award in the 16th IEEE International Conference on Big Data Science and Engineering (IEEE BigDataSE 2022).
Research Excellence – World Top 2% Scientists
Four HKSYU researchers are in the World Top 2% most cited scientists in a report recently released by Stanford University. Two of them are from Department of Applied Science. The report reflects the research impacts to the academic community produced by colleagues and the recognitions of their works internationally.
[樹仁簡訊] 仁大與 IBM 聯手普及數據研究 推動數碼人文
應用數據科學學系系主任、愛訊集團創新及研究中心總監 、 大數據實驗室主任袁文貞博士（上圖右）於8月30日出席IBM Technology Day，分享仁大在疫情下如何積極發展數碼人文，確保仁大在數碼時代中保持競爭力。
SYU in IBM Technology Day
In IBM Technology Day on 30 Aug 2022, Dr. Connie Yuen shared the story of SYU’s digital transformation journey on the stage. The Big Data Lab is equipped with IBM Cloud Pak for Data, which helps teachers and students to analyze data by using low-code or no-code approach. SYU’s digital transformation journey is still on the way. We are working hard to work with IBM partners in the future.
Department of Applied Data attended two Education Expo in July 2022
Department of Applied Data attended two Education Expo in July 2022 (The 28th Hong Kong International Education Expo and HKTDC Education & Careers Expo 2022). There are talks on the topic "Big data is everywhere - How to equip yourself ?" and VR driving demo are displayed for visitors' experience. Both are well-received by people interested in Data Science.
HKSYU運用IBM Watson Discovery重塑博雅教育
IBM香港宣佈香港樹仁大學(仁大，HKSYU)在IBM Cloud Pak for Data上擴充部署，採用領先市場的自然語言處理技術IBM Watson Discovery，促進和重塑樹仁博雅教育模式。
讀寫攻略《認讀與書寫困難 : 成因與訓練技巧》線上講座 Online Talk on Developmental Dyslexia
Dr. Connie Yuen is recently collaborating with Yan Chai Hospital to develop a Cloud Intelligence Assessment System on Identification on Developmental Dyslexia of Chinese Language. Two sessions of online talk were held on June 25, 2022.
Fintech Olympiad Competition 2022
Dr. Connie YUEN, was invited to be one of the judges in Fintech Olympiad 2022 (FTOL 2022) hosted by City University of Hong Kong on 28 May 2022 (Saturday). A total of 32 teams participated in the FTOL 2022.
IBM Cloud Pak for Data (CP4D) service in HKSYU
IBM Cloud Pak for Data is a new platform introduced into HKSYU. Predict outcomes faster using this platform built with data fabric architecture. Collect, organize and analyze data, with AI features to dynamically create, train, manage, and monitor AI and advanced models.
New Undergraduate Programme - Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Applied Data Science
The Department of Applied Data Science is offering the first Bachelor of Science programme in Shue Yan University. The Bachelor of Science with Honours in Applied Data Science (BSc-ADS) is now open for application for Year-1 entry of academic year 2022.
身處數碼科技年代，數據分析在教育學習領域中擔當了重要的角色，要令所有人懂得如何應用它成為重要一課。但對非科技科學生和學系來說，分析大數據的技術及工具很複雜難用。因此，仁大選擇了IBM Cloud Pak® for Data平台，解決這個難題，令數據分析變得更簡單。
“AWS Cloud Essentials for Business Leaders” completed successfully with satisfaction
The last Colloquium Series event in 2021 “AWS Cloud Essentials for Business Leaders” was held on 20 December 2021. Participants were being introduced basic concepts of cloud computing with useful case studies.
Conclusion on seminar "Ad-Hoc Security for Smart Things"
The second event in iFREE GROUP Innovation and Research Centre Colloquium Series 2021/22 seminar "Ad-Hoc Security for Smart Things" concluded successfully on 1 December 2021.
iFREE GROUP Innovation and Research Centre: More Robots to Boost Education Quality
In order to purchase more robots and provide students with more experiential learning opportunities in the Big Data Laboratory, Social Robotics & Digital Living Laboratory, and Virtual Reality Laboratory, SYU hopes to receive further funding from the Research Grants Council.
iFREE GROUP Innovation and Research Centre won 3 International Design Awards
iFREE GROUP Innovation and Research Centre won 3 international design awards, including 'Best Public Service Interior Hong Kong' in International Property Awards; 'DNA Paris Design Awards' and "Successful Design Award'.
HKSYU Plans to Offer BSc in Applied Data Science in 2022
The proposed programme is to respond to the HKSYU’s Strategic Plan 2021-25 to reinvent the liberal arts education for the digital era. Professor Louis LEUNG, Head of the Department, indicated that the BSc-ADS will admit the first batch of students in the summer of 2022.
A huge success on "The Evolution History of Blockchain"
The first webinar in iFREE GROUP Innovation and Research Centre Colloquium Series 2021/22 completed smoothly on 9 October 2021.
Hasbro visited iFREE GROUP Innovation and Research Centre
Hong Kong Shue Yan University gladly welcomed representatives from Hasbro and iFREE GROUP to pay a visit at iFREE GROUP Innovation and Research Centre on 6 September 2021.
Secretary for IT Mr. Alfred SIT officiated at the opening ceremony of iFREE GROUP Innovation & Research Centre
The opening ceremony of the Hong Kong Shue Yan University (HKSYU) iFREE GROUP Innovation and Research Centre took place on 28 October 2020.
Two new undergraduate programmes on digital media technology and big data will be launched
Hong Kong Shue Yan University is going to offer two new undergraduate programmmes focusing on digital media technology and big data in the 2021/2022 and 2022/2023 academic year respectively.
Shue Yan opens three advanced big data and digital laboratories
Three brand new laboratories have just been opened in September 2020 in Hong Kong Shue Yan University (HKSYU), focusing on how big data, artificial intelligence (AI), virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and robotic technologies can be applied to teaching, learning, and research in digital living.