On June 8, 2018, DSL warmly received Prof. Costas and Prof. Cheung from the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD). A one-hour seminar, including technical talks and overview of SUTD was presented. Prof. Costas gave an overview of his research in computer networks, network economics, operations research, pricing theory. Prof.
On Saturday May 19, 2018, DSL gave a short course entitled "Introduction to Artificial Intelligence" to about 30 employees of 2NF, a software company providing IT solutions and software products for enterprises in Japan, Korea and Vietnam. Dr. Le Hong Phuong introduced general notions of artificial intelligence and natural language processing tasks. Dr. Do Thanh Ha introduced fundamental concepts in image processing and computer vision. Some basic demos of text mining and face detection modules were also presented.
From May 9, 2018 to May 11, 2018, VNU University of Engineering and Technology organized the First Conference on AI for Life (AI4Life). This is an international forum for practitioners and researchers among Academia, Industry, and Government to present novel research results in Artificial Intelligence, to communicate and exchange innovative ideas, as well as to discuss potential applications. The conference aims to raise the public awareness on the recent advances and emergence of Artificial Intelligence in every aspect of our life.
On Friday, April 13, 2018, Mr. Le Nhat Quang, Head of R&D Department of Infinity Blockchain Labs present a talk at DSL. He will introduce general concepts on blockchain and discuss about opportunities of research collaboration with DSL.
On Friday, March 16, 2018, Dr. Nguyen Ba Dat presented a talk entitled "Joint Models for Information and Knowledge Extraction" at the DSL. The abstract of the talk and a short biography of Dr. Dat are as follows.