• [Lecture] Digital Economy and Future Development


    Date and Time: June 24 (Wednesday) 8:00

    Location: Multifunctional Hall (1F),  Shiing-Shen Building, Balitai campus

    Guests: Prof. Yunjie Liu, Prof. Jay Lee, Prof. Yike Guo, Prof. Chunming Rong, Dr. Feng Xiao, Dr. Hui Yang, Prof. Xiaoyan Kong and Prof. Gang Liu

    Guests’ Background:

    • Prof. Yunjie Liu, Communication and Information Systems Specialist. He has been the director of the Institute of Data and Communication of the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications, the deputy director of the General Administration of Telecommunications of the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications and the director of the Data Communication Bureau, the dean of the Postal Science Planning Institute of the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications and the chief engineer and vice president of China Unicom. He is currently the director of the Science and Technology Committee of China United Communications Co., Ltd. and a professor-level senior engineer. Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, professor, doctoral tutor, director of China Unicom Science and Technology Commission.

    • Prof. Jay Lee has served as Ohio Eminent Scholar & L.W. Scott Alter Chair Professor in Advanced Manufacturing since 2005, as well as Director of the Center for Intelligent Maintenance Systems (IMS), an I/UCRC NSF/Industry funded research organization.

    • Prof. Yike Guo, is a Professor of Computing Science in the Department of Computing at the Imperial College London. He is the founding Director of the Data Science Institute at the Imperial College. He is a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering (FREng), Member of the Academia Europaea (MAE), Fellow of the British Computer Society and a Trustee of the Royal Institution of Great Britain. The Council of Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) has approved the appointment of him as Vice-President (Research and Development). Honorary Vice Chairman of the Chinese Institute of New Generation Artificial Intelligence Development Strategies (CINGAI).

    • Prof. Chunming Rong is head of the Center for IP-based Service Innovation (CIPSI) at the University of Stavanger (UiS) in Norway. He is also visiting chair professor at Tsinghua University and served also as an adjunct professor at the University of Oslo 2005-2009. He worked as visiting professor at the Stanford University 2009-2010. His research interests include cloud computing, big data analysis, security and privacy. He is co-founder and chairman of the Cloud Computing Association (CloudCom.org) and its associated conference and workshop series. He is member of the IEEE Study Group on Cloud Standard and co-chairs the IEEE Technical Area of Cloud Computing, in TCSC (Technical Committee on Scalable Computing). He is the co-Editors-in-Chief of the Journal of Cloud Computing by Springer. He received award Editor's Choice in Discrete Mathematics in 1999. He coauthored a book titled “Security in Wireless Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks”.

    • Dr. Feng Xiao, Ph.D. in Economics from Nankai University and chairman of DataYes. He has more than 20 years of experience in the field of securities and asset management. The Bosera Funds he founded is currently one of the largest fund management companies in China. He worked at Bosera Funds, Shenzhen Securities Management Office, Shenzhen Economic Special Branch of the People’s Bank of China, Konka Electronics Group Co., Ltd. etc.

    • Dr. Hui Yang, Founder and CEO of Tianjin Accumulus Co., Ltd.

    • Prof. Gang Liu, Chief Economist of the Chinese Institute of New Generation Artificial Intelligence Development Strategies (CINGAI), Director of Nankai Institute Of Economics.

    The event is sponsored by the Chinese Institute of New Generation Artificial Intelligence Development Strategies (CINGAI).

    (Translated by Yuchen Shi, Edited by Davide Francolino and JianjingYun)