FireplaceTalk series, with distinguished leaders, alumni, and academics, is an online ZOOM event organized by the University of Hong Kong (HKU) MSc in E-Commerce and Internet Computing (MEICOM). Alumni Association Interviewees will share with us their thoughts, insights at work/business, and personal challenges in the interview. Stay tuned for future episodes of the series, coming soon!

Episode 5:  25 June 2022 SATURDAY
Interview with Mr. Martin Liu on ‘Artificial Intelligence  –  a blessing or a threat ?

Mr. Martin Liu has over 10 years of working experience in the artificial intelligence (AI) industry. He is a seasoned IT professional with extensive experience in developing computer vision solutions and in-depth knowledge of product development. Martin is the founding member of the Hong Kong School of AI. 

Before joining the Science Park, Martin led the system design and development of an AI company in developing computer vision solutions for diamond-related technology, smart retails, and facial recognition technology. He is the inventor of 4 patents. He won the Red Dot Award for the patented diamond viewer with the algorithm for viewing nanoscale marking and specific 8A8H patterns on a diamond. 

 Martin holds a Master Degree in E-Commerce and Internet Computing (MEICOM), and a Bachelor Degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Hong Kong. He served as a Director for  MEICOM Alumni Association in 2020/21.

Date & Time: 25 June 2022, Saturday, starting 9:00 p.m. (around 45 mins)
Mr. Vins Fong, President 2009/10, MEICOM Alumni Association 
Dr. Henry Chan, Director 2021/22, MEICOM Alumni Association
Ms. Doris Chun, Director 2021/22, MEICOM Alumni Association

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