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PolyU to establish the Branch of Ministry of Education Key Laboratory of SYSU

PolyU will enter into an agreement with Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU) to set upThe Hong Kong Polytechnic University Branch of Ministry of Education Key Laboratory of Machine Intelligence and Advanced Computing of SYSU on 5 March 2014 (Wednesday). The objective of establishing the branch laboratory is to enhance the long-term research collaborations in the fields of Machine Intelligence and Advanced Computing between PolyU and SYSU.

The opening ceremony of this new branch laboratory is scheduled as follows:
Date: 5 March 2014 (Wednesday)
Time: 2 p.m.
Venue: Room PQ703, 7/F, Mong Man Wai Building, PolyU

The ceremony will be officiated by Professor Alexander Wai, Vice President (Research Development) of PolyU and Mr Lianghui Xia, Assistant President and Executive Deputy Director of Office of Scientific Research and Development of SYSU. Other guests who will attend the ceremony include: Ms Meiling Dong, Deputy Director of Office of Scientific Research and Development of SYSU, Professor Jun Zhang, Dean of School of Advanced Computing of SYSU, Professor H. C. Man, Dean of PolyU’s Faculty of Engineering, and Professor Jiannong Cao, Head of PolyU’s Department of Computing.