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Holiday Inn & Suites Saigon Airport,

18E Cong Hoa Street, Tan Binh District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

2nd

NOVEMBER

2019

Tickets Available

Speakers

20

AI Expert 

Presentation

14

Event for All
Things AI

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Taking Vietnam to the Next Level in AI

Bring world-class AI researchers to Vietnam. VietAI has been and will become a centre for all experts in the field of AI in Vietnam. We are bridging the communities of AI from all over the world by inviting them to contribute for the teaching curriculum & research activities of VietAI learners.

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Create the best annual AI events in Vietnam. We aim to contribute for the development of the AI field in Vietnam through an annual AI summit, which gathers all stakeholders of the AI community: experts, researchers, practitioners, companies, media, government in Vietnam and all around the world.

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Connect local AI talent and entrepreneurs. We are building a community of AI talents that suits the corporate needs of local and international organizations by connecting our learners to deliver projects and conduct field activities at these partners. Also, VietAI also encourages our learners to become future researchers or startup founders.

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Goals & Objectives

AI in Vietnam, Now and Beyond

The brightest minds in the industry will give you a better perspective on what works for them.

Speakers

Thuc Vu

Co-founder & CEO

OhmniLabs & Kambria

Thang Luong

Research Scientist

Google Brain

Preslav Nakov

Principal Scientist, Qatar Computing Research Institute

Truyen Tran

Associate Professor, Deakin University, Australia

Hung Bui

Director, VinAI Research, VinGroup

Hung Truong

CEO, VinBrain,

VinGroup

Huyen Nguyen

Senior Deep Learning Engineer, NVIDIA

Hien Pham

Head of Biomedical Photonics Lab, Vietnam National University HCMC

James Kuffner

CEO of the Toyota Research Institute Advanced Development, Inc.

Hear from the brightest minds in the industry on their perspective on what is working in AI.

Agenda

Registration/Networking

08.30

09.00

Dr. Thuc Vu 

Co-founder & CEO, OhmniLabs & Kambria

Co-Founder, VietAI

09.00 09.10

Welcome Speech

Ms. Chip Huyen

Senior Deep Learning Engineer, NVIDIA

11.50

12.10

Machine Learning Interviews: Lessons from Both Sides

Dr. Hung Bui

Director, VinAI Research

12.10

12.30

The Case for AI Research in Vietnam

Dr. Preslav Nakov 

Principal Scientist, 

Qatar Computing Research Institute

10.15

10.55

Detecting "Fake News" Before It is Even Written

Moderator: 

Dr. Thuc Vu, Co-founder & CEO, OhmniLabs & Kambria

Panelists: 

Dr. James J. Kuffner

CEO of the Toyota Research Institute Advanced Development, Inc.


Dr. Thang Luong

Research Scientist, Google Brain 


Ms. Chip Huyen

Senior Deep Learning, NVIDIA


Dr. Hung Bui

Director, VinAI Research, VinGroup


Dr. Preslav Nakov

Principal Scientist, Qatar Computing Research Institute

10.55

11.40

Panel Discussion - AI in Industry & Research

12.30-13.20   Lunch Break

Session 2: AI in Industry & Research

Dr. Thuc Vu

Co-founder & CEO,
OhmniLabs & Kambria

13.35

13.55

Vietnam AI Grand Challenge: A New Playing Ground for Vietnamese Young Talents


Dr. Thang Luong 

Senior Research Scientist,
Google Brain 

Co-Founder, VietAI

13.55

14.20

Advances in Semi-Supervised Learning - How to Train AI with Little Labeled Data


Mr. Dai Nguyen 

NLP Research Scientist, Knorex

Senior lecturer, VietAI

14.20

14.40

Generating Vietnamese Pop Melodies with Attention-based Encoder-decoder


Ms. Hoa Nguyen 

Data Analyst, VietAI

14.40

14.50

Representation Learning on Knowledge Graph in Ophthalmology


Session 03: VietAI Team

Mr. Hung Truong

CEO, VinBrain

15.55 16.15

Radiologist's AI Assistant – Challenges and the road ahead to infuse AI to medical diagnostic

Dr. Hien Pham

Head of Biomedical Photonics Lab, VNU - HCMC

16.15 16.40

Detection and Classification of Cancer Utilizing Deep Neural Networks


Dr. Truyen Tran

Associate Professor of Artificial Intelligence at Deakin University

16.40 17.20

Modern AI for Drug Discovery


Moderator: 

Dr. Thuc Vu

Co-founder & CEO, OhmniLabs & Kambria


Panelists:

Dr. Thang Luong

Research Scientist, Google Brain 


Dr. Truyen Tran

Associate Professor, Deakin University, Australia


Dr. Hien Pham

Head of Biomedical Photonics Lab Vietnam National University HCMC

 

Mr. Hung Truong

CEO, VinBrain

17.25

18.10

Panel Discussion - AI in Healthcare


Session 04: AI in Healthcare

15.40 - 15.55    Afternoon Break

18.10

18.25

Closing 

Ceremony

Dr. Thang Luong 

Senior Research Scientist,
Google Brain 

Co-Founder, VietAI

09.20 09.50

VietAI Achievements & Directions 


Mr. Thang Le 

Teaching Assistant, VietAI

14.50

15.00

Vietnamese Data Augmentation by Backtranslation


Sovico

13.25 13.35

Diamond 

Sponsor Talk

Dr. Truong Do

CTO, VAIS

15.00

15.10

Large Scale Speech Transcription & Face Swapping


15.25 - 15.35    Mini Game

11.40 - 11.50   Morning Break

Mr. Phuong Hoang

CEO, GraphicsMiner

15.10

15.25

From Simulation to Real Robots: an Optimization View in Mechanics Design


Session 1: Keynotes

H.E. Duy Bui

Deputy Minister of Science & Technology

09.10 09.20

Opening Speech

Dr. James J. Kuffner 

CEO, Toyota Research Institute - Advanced Development, Inc.

09.50

10.15

Keynote Speech


Hear from the brightest minds in the industry on their perspective on what is working in AI.

Our Partners

VNExpress

Organizing Partner

Diamond Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

Media Partners

Vinbrain

Silver Sponsor

JobHop

Community Partners

Bronze Sponsor

  • News about VietAI achievements, current & future developments
  • Discussion of a Vietnam Alliance in AI for real world applications
  • Networking with AI learners, researchers, practitioners and experts

High Engagement with Vietnamese AI Talent

  • Multiple topics, including: education, business, startups, company policies, and more!
  • All are welcome: educators, researchers, students, enthusiasts, founders, executives, media, and government employees.

One Event For All Things Related to AI

  • Global AI trends by speakers from top corporations: Microsoft, Google, and more
  • Future AI development by speakers from top universities: Stanford, Carnegie Mellon University, and more

Global AI Updates and Information From Experts

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