Mini-course of Natural Language Processing for Cinnamon

Submitted by admin on Sun, 03/11/2018 - 20:22

On Saturday, March 10, 2018, DSL and Cinnamon AI started a mini-course in natural language processing for the Intelligence Program of Cinnamon. This is a 4-week course, focusing on some selected topics of natural language processing for about ten young and motivated students selected by Cinnamon AI. 

Cinnamon AI is a Japanese start-up in AI. Dr. Le Hong Phuong, Head of DSL is the instructor of the course.

Meetup with Prof. Kazuhiro Suga of Kogakuin University

Submitted by admin on Sun, 03/11/2018 - 20:12

On March 9, 2018, DSL members warmly welcomed Prof. Dr. Kazuhiro Suga of Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kogakuin University, Japan. Prof. Suga presented some research interests of his laboratory in computational mechanics and applications in medical imaging, in particular in orthodontic force system. The two sides have discussed about potential research collaboration. 

Vietnam Blockchain Week

Submitted by admin on Wed, 03/07/2018 - 10:56

Vietnam Blockchain Week is the first major blockchain conference in Vietnam which is co-organized by Infinity Blockchain Labs (IBS) and LINA Review. This conference aims to connect senior executive policy makers, scientists and experts in fields such as banking, logistics and marketing. Dr. Le Hong Phuong (DSL) and Dr. Nguyen Thi Minh Huyen (MIM) have been invited to attend the conference.

Meetup with Simula Labs

Submitted by admin on Wed, 03/07/2018 - 00:20

On Tuesday, March 7, 2018, Dr. Le Hong Phuong (DSL), Dr. Nguyen Thi Minh Huyen and Dr. Do Thanh Ha (Department of Informatics)  had a meeting with Mr. Dai Matsumoto, co-founder of Simula Labs, a Japanese start-up in AI. Simula Labs is based in Tokyo, Japan. It has opened two offices in Singapore and the Philippines. The two sides had a fruitful discussion about future collaboration in both training and research activities.

Meetup with Microsoft Vietnam

Submitted by admin on Thu, 02/08/2018 - 18:32

On February 8, 2018, Dr. Le Hong Phuong, head of the DSL, had a meeting with Microsoft Vietnam LLC, together with other delegation members of Hanoi University of Science (HUS) led by Prof. Vu Hoang Linh, vice rector of HUS.

HUS delegation was welcomed by Mr. Pham The Truong, general director of Microsoft Vietnam. HUS and Microsoft Vietnam have discussed about potential collaboration opportunities in teaching and research, both in short term and long term activities.