Data Science of China @ KDD 2017

Organized by China Chapter of ACM SIGKDD

1:30pm-5:50pm, August 15, 2017 @ Level 8 Summit Suit/Meeting Room 5, Halifax

   The proliferation of big data has fostered unprecedented opportunities in China, where talents, data, universities, industries and markets have been ready to make a new level of success for data science. The purpose of this event is to collectively showcase the KDD progress in both academia and industry of China as well the research that has been done by Chinese around the world. This event will help you network with Chinese professionals working on KDD, exploring collaboration opportunities and the KDD industries in China. This event is organized by SIGKDD China Chapter, following the successful event held at KDD 2016 in San Francisco (see details).















Yu Zheng, Microsoft Research, China (Secretary of ACM SIGKDD China Chapter)

Shipeng Yu, Linkedin, USA



1:30 - 1:40pm

Session One

Session Chair: Bing Liu, Professor at University of Illinois at Chicago, ACM/AAAI/IEEE Fellow

1:40 - 2:10pm

Practical Feature Engineering and Transfer Learning

2:10 - 2:40pm

Talent Analytics: Prospects and Opportunities

2:40 - 3:10pm

Urban computing: Enabling Intelligent Cities with AI and Big Data

Coffee Break


Session Two

Session Chair: Wei Wang, Professor at UCLA, 2016 SIGKDD Service Award Winner

3:30 - 4:00pm

AI-Powered Information Creation, Distribution and Interaction

4:00 - 4:30pm

Intelligent Dispatch Systems at Didi Chuxing

4:30 - 5:00pm

Data Science and AI Practice in China Industry: Some Personal Experience

5:00 - 5:20pm

When AI meets MOOC

5:20 - 5:40pm

Computational Modeling of Social Dynamics


5:40 - 5:50pm