About The Event

AI DAY is the annual and most prestigious event organized by VinAI Research. This year, going virtual for the first time, AI Day 2020 returns with the theme of “Rising to the Challenges”. The event will cover a wide range of topics from vision and strategy for AI development, especially for the case of developing countries, to exciting AI applications in the context of Vietnam, as well as how to overcome the challenges we are all facing today in continuing to push the boundaries in an extraordinary time.

WHERE
Livestream from
Vietnam

WHEN
Saturday to Sunday
September 12 to 13, 2020


OUR SPEAKERS

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Jeff Dean

Head of Google AI

Hung Bui

Director of VinAI Research

Vu Ha

Technical Director of Allen Institute for AI

Nemanja Djuric

Tech Lead Manager at Uber

Michael Brown

Professor at York University, Samsung AI Center, Toronto

Anandan

CEO at Wadhwani AI

Karin Verspoor

Professor at University of Melbourne

Boxin Shi

Professor at Peking University

Bhiksha Raj

Professor at Carnegie Mellon University

Thang Luong

Research Scientist at Google Brain

AGENDA

12/09/ 2020 - 13/09/2020 Livestream from Vietnam

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PANEL 1

AI DEVELOPMENT IN VIETNAM
VISION & STRATEGY
8:00 - 8:10

Welcome & Opening speech

8:10 - 9:00

Keynote: VinAI

9:00 – 10:00

Panel Discussion: AI Development in Vietnam: Vision & Strategy

PANEL 2

AI FOR INNOVATION
IN VIETNAM
10:00 - 10:45

Keynote: Raster-based Detection and Motion Prediction for Safe Self-Driving

10:45 - 10:50

Break time

10:50 - 11:55

Panel Discussion: AI for Innovation in Vietnam

11:55 - 12:10

Applied research and product commercialization in VinAI

12:10 - 12:55

Keynote: AI and the Camera Imaging Pipeline

12:55 - 13:25

Technical talk: Hybrid Imaging Fusing Neuromorphic and Conventional Cameras

13:25 - 13:30

Break time

13:30 - 14:15

Keynote: Using Artificial Intelligence to Improve the Lives of Underserved Billions

14:15 - 14:20

Break time

14:20 - 15:05

Key note: Opportunities for Data-driven Medicine through Natural Language Processing

15:05 - 15:35

Technical talk: NVIDIA Clara Platform Transforms Medical Imaging Solution

15:35 - 15:40

Break time

PANEL 3

AI EDUCATION IN VIETNAM
15:40 - 16:40

Panel Discussion: AI education in Vietnam

16:40 - 16:45

Break time

16:45 - 17:50

Panel Discussion: VinAI Residency Program - Chat with the Residents

17:45 - 18:15

Technical talk: Multi-task Learning for Metaphor Detection with Graph Convolutional Neural Networks and Word Sense Disambiguation (AAAI 2020)

18:15 - 18:40

Technical talk: On Unbalanced Optimal Transport: Analysis of Sinkhorn Algorithm (ICML 2020)

18:40 - 19:00

Technical talk: Predictive Coding for Locally-Linear Control (ICML 2020)

19:00 - 19:10

End Day

PANEL 4

AI FOR VIETNAMESE SPEECH AND NLP
8:45 - 9:00

Welcome

9:00 - 9:45

Key note: Updating...

9:45 - 9:50

Break time

9:50 - 10:15

Technical talk: PhoBERT: Pre-trained language models for Vietnamese

10:15 - 10:40

Technical talk: Speech Technology in Vietnam: Opportunities and Challenges

10:40 - 11:05

Technical talk: Recent Advances in Language Pretraining and Generation

11:05 - 12:05

Panel Discussion: Challenges in Vietnamese Speech and NLP

12:05 - 12:15

The End

VinAI Research

The first AI research lab in Vietnam with a focus on fundamental research

VinAI Research is a leading research lab with offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Funded by VinGroup, the largest enterprise in Vietnam by capitalization, our mission is to conduct high-impact research that pushes the knowledge frontier in AI and to accelerate applications of AI in Vietnam, the Asia Pacific region, and beyond. More information about job opportunities at VinAI can be found here