AI/ML Symposium 2023: From Theory to Impact

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), 11 Yuk Choi Road, Hung Hom, Kowloon, 000000

GDG Hong Kong

A full-day event to bring together the AI/ML community in Hong Kong to learn, network, and share ideas.

Oct 14, 2023, 2:00 – 9:30 AM

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Key Themes

AIDataKaggleMachine LearningTensorFlowVertex AI

About this event

Registration Deadline

  • Registration Deadline for Public/Visitor: 11/10/2023 (Wed) 11:59 PM HKT
    • The registration for the public is currently closed.
  • Notes: For PolyU students, you can IGNORE this registration deadline. You can still join this event and RSVP with our special link here: Registration Link


Directions to Z211, Z Core in PolyU

To reach our event venue, we highly recommend entering the PolyU campus with the entrance near the A1 Exit of Hung Hom Station. We will have helpers there so we may help you once you encounter any problems.

Please follow the path suggestions below to go to Block Z:


🚀 AI/ML Symposium 2023: From Theory to Impact 🤖

2023年是AI發展特別的一年。隨著大眾對AI/ML的認知不斷增加,AI不再局限於學術研究,市面亦越來越多企業利用ML/Generative AI 技術應用於產品上。所以,GDG Hong Kong 推出首個AI/ML大型主題活動,"AI/ML Symposium 2023: From Theory to Impact"!這次活動的目的是為了聚集香港的AI/ML Community,一齊學習同分享。我們的活動涵蓋由理論到應用的各種主題,包括:

  • On-device ML
  • Applied ML
  • Google Cloud Vertex AI
  • ML Research
  • Kaggle

📅日期:2023年10月14日 (星期六)

⏰時間:上午10:30 - 下午5:30 (上午10:00 開始進場)

📍地點:香港理工大學 Z211 (Z Core)

🤝 對象:任何具有編碼經驗及對AI/ML有深入認識的朋友


2023 is a special year for AI. With the increasing public awareness of AI/ML, there are more companies utilising AI/ML in their products. Therefore, we would like to introduce our first large-scale event focusing on AI/ML Topics: "AI/ML Symposium 2023: From Theory to Impact"! The purpose of this event is to bring the AI/ML community in Hong Kong together to learn, network, and share ideas. Our event will cover a variety of topics from theory to practical knowledge, including:

  • On-device ML
  • Applied ML
  • Google Cloud Vertex AI
  • ML Research
  • Kaggle

📅 Date: 14 Oct 2023 (Sat)

⏰ Time: 10:30 am - 5:30 pm (10:00 am starts for registration)

📍 Venue: Z211 (Z Core), The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

🤝 Who can join: Anyone with coding experience and intermediate/advanced knowledge in AI/ML


📅Overall Schedule📅


📅Main Session Schedule📅



📅Lightning Talk Schedule📅


When

When

Saturday, October 14, 2023
2:00 AM – 9:30 AM UTC

Agenda

Registration
Introduction & Keynote
[On-device ML] MediaPipe for Everyone: Building On-Device ML Applications Without the Hassle (English)
[Applied ML] From Simulation to Success: How Omniverse's Isaac Sim Shapes AI Training with Synthetic Data (English)
Lunch Break
[Google Cloud] Generative AI and Large Language Models (LLMs) in Practice with Vertex AI (English)
[ML Research] The Next Step of LLMs - Multimodality & Reasoning Ability (English)
[Kaggle] Inside the Mind of World's Top 0.1% Kaggle Grandmasters: Strategies and Tactics for Winning Competitions (English)
[Lightning Talk 1] Ethical Implementation of AI
[Lightning Talk 2] AI Impact on XR Applications
[Lightning Talk 3] Unlocking Personalized Experience: Building Recommendation Systems with BigQuery ML on Google Cloud
[Lightning Talk 4] Machine Learning Project with HKO
[Lightning Talk 5] From Radiology to Microscope: Recent Trends in AI Assisted Biomedical Image Analysis
Closing & Community Lounge

Speakers

  • Emma Wong

    GDG Hong Kong

    Organizer

  • Dr. Ginny Wong

    NVIDIA

    Data Scientist | NVIDIA AI Technology Center

  • Chun Yin, Cyrus Wong

    Department of Information Technology (IT) of the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Lee Wai Lee)

    Programme Leader

  • Thomas Chong

    Votee AI

    AI Research Engineer

  • Anthony Chiu

    TalentLabs / TechJobAsia

    Head of Engineering

  • Patrick Yam

    Abu Dhabi Investment Authority

    Quantitative Researcher and Developer

  • Tony Tang

    Quantitative Market Maker

    Trader

  • Aaliya Raza

    Glassbox AI

    AI and Product Engineer

  • Declan Leung

    Enertime

    Founder

  • Vincent Lau

    Banking

    Vice President

  • Gimshan Weerasinghe

    Google Developer Student Club @ PolyU

    Campus Lead

  • Jacky Ko

    University of Oxford

    Bioimage Analyst

Host

  • Thomas Chong

    Votee AI

    AI Research Engineer

Partner

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Google Developer Student Club @ HKPolyU

Organizers

  • Thomas Chong

    GDG Hong Kong

    GDGHK Organizer

  • Homing TAM

    Lalamove

    GDGHK Organizer

  • Emma Wong

    GDG Hong Kong

    GDGHK Organizer

  • Kinni Mew

    GDGHK Organizer

  • Larry Lo

    GDGHK Organizer

  • Frankie Wu

    GDGHK Organizer

  • Allen Wyma

    Plangora Limited

    GDGHK Helper

  • Herbert, Ho-yin Man

    GDGHK Helper

  • Desmond Yeung

    GDG HK

    GDGHK Helper