The 8th Joint Workshop between BUPT and Hanyang University Successfully Convened
The 8th Joint Workshop between BUPT and HYU successfully convened at Hanyang University from October 22 to October 25, 2015. The workshop is jointly supported by 111 Base of Advanced Intelligence and Network Service of China and South Korea Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development BK21 program.
This workshop is aimed at enhancing and promoting the collaboration and exchange between China and South Korea in the area of information and communication technology. It also provides the platform between BUPT and HYU for further exchange and collaboration. The workshop is co-chaired by HYU BK21 program principal investigator Prof. Jeagun Park and the Vice President of BUPT and the director of 111 Base of Advanced Intelligence and Network Service Prof. Jun Guo. 11 professors and 22 graduate students from BUPT went to South Korea and attended this workshop.
Combing the subject specialty of BUPT and HYU, the workshop focuses on the research areas including Communications and Networks, Digital Content, IT Systems and Software. Dr. Alex Junsung Choi, the CTO and President of SKT, and Associate Prof. Zhanyu Ma, from BUPT made the keynote speeches entitled “5G Vision, Network Architecture and Service” and “Machine learning for non-Gaussian data processing: theory and applications”, respectively. Both of them are highly appreciated by professors and students in the workshop. The workshop accepted 44 academic papers. All papers were discussed by different sessions.
During the workshop, Vice Present of BUPT Prof. Jun Guo met with the Vice Present of The National Academy of Engineering of Korea (NAEK) Prof. Oh-Kyong Kwon. Vice Present of HYU Prof. Whoi-Yul Kim met the members of BUPT delegation. The faculty members and students were also invited to visit the Laboratories of HYU, and deeply discussed the further cooperation with HYU faculties.
The collaboration between BUPT and HYU and also the friendship between two university faculties and students are further deepened by this workshop.