Hengtian CIO Spoke at AI & Machine Learning Conference
2017.05.22
Albert Ma, Chief Innovation Officer of Hengtian, delivered a presentation on Machine Learning with GraphDB at the 2016 NECINA AI (Artificial Intelligence) & Machine Learning Conference. This event took place on Oct 29, 2016 at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the USA, and attracted about 100 participants from both industry and academia. Albert1
Figure1: Albert Ma, Giving the Presentation
During the presentation, Albert shared his opinions from four parts including AI’s impact, challenges of preparing data sets, why GraphDB, and the use cases. Nowadays, 80% of efforts were spent in preparing data, with the remaining 20% in modeling, which indicated that there was a big challenge in data preparation. In the field of machine learning, graph technology was a way of representing data. And the GraphDB was highly applicable for solving relationship-driven business problems, like fraud detection, anti money laundering, analyzing consumer behavior etc. Albert4
Figure2: Some Participants in the Conference
Other four speakers shared their opinions as well. They were Yun Raymond Fu, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Northeastern University, Jeff Palmucci, Director of Machine Intelligence at TripAdvisor, Pengyu Hong, Associate Professor of Computer Science at Brandeis, and Changfeng Wang, Co-founder of Adelphic. About NECINA New England Chinese Information and Networking Association (NECINA) is a non-profit, non-political organization. It was founded in 1996 by a group of network computing industry leaders who recognized the need to advocate cutting-edge technologies and entrepreneurship. To download the presentation slides of Albert Ma, please click here.Download
About Hengtiansoft
Hengtian is a technology services company in Hangzhou, China, an alliance among State Street Corporation, Insigma Technology (a Global Outsourcing 100 Company) and Zhejiang University (A Top Three University in China). Hengtian is dedicated to providing reliable and professional IT services and products for companies at home and abroad. The company offers enterprises customized software development services and IT products and solutions in relation to finance, manufacturing, and retailing, to name a few.