SEEM Seminar Series: 2023-2024 for Semester 1

Date & Venue



Thursday, August 3, 2023, 10:30 HK time, ERB513 + Zoom Multi-Modal Robust Speech Processing, Analysis and Recognition in Reality Prof. Yanmin Qian, Department of Computer Science and
Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Thursday, August 10, 2023, 04:30pm HKT, ERB513 Research on Cross-Domain Semantic Segmentation Prof. Shuang Wang, Xidian University, Senior Member of IEEE
Monday, August 14, 2023, 2:30pm HKT, Room 403, Yasumoto International Academic Park, CUHK Inventory Models with Large Lead Times Prof. Xin CHEN, James. C. Edenfield Chair and Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology, United States

Thursday, August 17, 2023, 2:30pm to 3:30pm HKT, ERB513

On the stability of spectral graph filters and beyond: A topological perspective Dr. Xiaowen Dong, Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford, UK

Monday, August 28, 2023, 10:00am to 11:00am HKT, ERB513

On the Value Functions in Reinforcement Learning for Ridesharing

Dr. Zhiwei (Tony) Qin, Principal Scientist at Lyft Rideshare Labs, San Francisco, CA

Friday, September 15, 2023, 2:00pm HKT, LT5, Cheng Yu Tung Building, CUHK

Postgraduate program applications

Prof. Ying-Ju CHEN, Crown Worldwide Professor of Business, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.
Friday, October 6, 2023, 4:30pm to 5:30pm HKT, ERB 513, CUHK Generalized Nash Equilibrium Problems of Polynomial Dr. Xindong Tang, Department of Mathematics, Hong Kong Baptist University
Friday, October 13, 2023, 4:30pm to 5:30pm HKT, ERB 513, CUHK Recent Development of Research Data Management at CUHK Wendy Hoi-Yan Wong, Research Data Librarian, CUHK Library
Friday, October 20, 2023, 4:30pm to 5:30pm HKT, ERB 513, CUHK Efficient Approximation Algorithms for Spanning Centrality Dr. Renchi Yang, Department of Computer Science at Hong Kong Baptist University

Wednesday, October 25, 2023, 2:00 pm HKT, Room 214, Cheng Yu Tung Building, CUHK

Behavior-Based Pricing in Congestion-Prone Systems 

Prof. Dongyuan ZHAN, UCL School of Management University College London, United Kingdom

Friday, November 3, 2023, 4:30pm to 5:30pm HKT, ERB 513, CUHK Contextual Ranking and Selection Dr. Siyang Gao, City University of Hong Kong, Associate Editor of the journals IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering and Journal of Simulation
Wednesday, November 22, 2023, 2:00 pm HKT, ELT3, Esther Lee Building, CUHK Optimal No-Regret Learning in Repeated First-Price Auctions

Prof. Zhengyuan ZHOU, Assistant Professor of Technology, Operations, and Statistics,

Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University

Friday, November 24, 2023, 4:30pm to 5:30pm HKT, ERB 513, CUHK Learning Optimal Trading Strategy with Transaction Costs Prof. Min Dai, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Thursday, November 30, 2023, 4:30pm to 5:30pm HKT, ERB 513, CUHK Utility maximization with periodic evaluations  Prof. Harry Zheng, Imperial College London
Friday, December 1, 2023, 4:30pm to 5:30pm HKT, ERB 513, CUHK Optimized Dimensionality Reduction for Moment-based Distributionally Robust Optimization Dr. Kai Pan, Faculty of Business, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Tuesday, December 12, 2023, 2:30pm HKT, LT4, Cheng Yu Tung Building, CUHK Does Social Media Dominate Government Report Cards in Influencing Nursing Home Demand? Prof. Lauren Xiaoyuan LU, Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College, United States
Wednesday, December 13, 2023, 2:00 pm HKT, ERB 513, CUHK Universality, the new trend in development of Optimization Schemes Professor Yurii Nesterov, Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) in Catholic University of Louvain (UCL), Belgium
Wednesday, December 20, 2023, 10:00 am to 11:30 am HKT, ERB 513, CUHK Primal-Dual Policy for Multi-way Dynamic Matching Prof. Yehua Wei, The Fuqua School of Business, Duke University