Professor Helen Meng has been elected Fellow of the International Speech Communication Association in 2016, "for contributions to multilingual, multimodal human-computer interaction and language-learning technologies."
Professor Shiqian Ma receives the Excellent Paper Prize of Journal of Operations Research Society of China, 2016.
Mr. Lifa Sun (PhD candidate, Supervisor: Prof. Helen Meng) has received the Best Paper Award from the 2016 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME2016), Seattle, USA, July 11-15, 2016.
Distinguished Project Award, 2016 China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Fair, May 2016, Guangzhou, China Awarded to CHENG, Chun Hung
The paper “I/O Efficient Core Graph Decomposition at Web Scale” by Dong Wen, Lu Qin, Ying Zhang, Xuemin Lin and Jeffrey Yu has won the best paper award in the 32nd IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, May 16-20, 2016 · Helsinki, Finland.
PhD student WANG Tong (supervised by Prof. GONG Xiting and Prof. ZHOU Xiang), won a honorable mention at the Best Student Paper Competition at the Seventh POMS-HK International Conference.
PhD student Guo Weiwei (supervisor Prof. Li Lingfei) has received a full-time summer internship offer as quantitative analyst from Credit Suisse (a well-known international investment bank) in London (Dec 2015).
Professor Anthony Man-Cho So received the 2015 IEEE Signal Processing Society (SPS) Signal Processing Magazine Best Paper Award (November 20, 2015)
Miss Liu Xin (PhD, Supervisor: Prof. Chen Nan) was a finalist (top 5) in the Best Student Paper Competition of Financial Service Society, INFORMS 2015 Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, USA, November 2015.
Mr. Pengfei Liu, PhD student (supervised by Professor Helen Meng) received the Best Paper Award from the 8th Beijing-Hong Kong International Doctoral Forum, November 2015.
The paper entitled "Recurrent Neural Networks with External Memory for Language Understanding" by Baolin Peng, Kaisheng Yao, Jing Li and Kam-Fai Wong won the MSR Best Student Paper Award in the Fourth China Computer Federation (CCF) Conference on Natural Language Processing & Chinese Computing (NLPCC2015) October 9-13, 2015, Nanchang, China
Professor Jeffrey Yu has been awarded of the Outstanding Fellow of the Faculty of Engineering (工程學院傑出學人) from August 1, 2015 for five years.
Miss Liu Xin (PhD, Supervisor: Prof. Chen Nan) has received the 2nd Place Prize, Student Paper Competition, the 3rd Asia Quantitative Finance Conference, Hong Kong, July 2015
The paper “Handling Query Skew in Large Indexes: A View Based Approach” by Mr. HUANG Weihuang (PhD), Professor YU Xu Jeffrey and Mr. SHANG Zechao (PhD) has won the Best Paper Award in the Australasian Database Conference 2015, Melbourne, Australia, June 4-7, 2015
Our Final Year Students have won 2nd Runner Up prize and Merit prize in the 14-15 Student Project Competition organized by The Manufacturing and Industrial (MI) Division of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) in June 2015
YANG Chaolin (PhD) (Supervisor: Professor GONG Xiting) received the 2nd Place Prize in the Best Student Paper Competition of the 6th POMS-HK International Conference, January 3-4, 2015