Zhisheng Huang’s Tree Hole Group Helps in Battle Against COVID-19
Zhisheng Huang’s Tree Hole Rescue Team, helps to prevent suicides using AI to search through social media looking for people with suicidal tendencies. Huang’s work was recently awarded at the 2019 Weibo Annual Impact Event.
Given the current COVID-19 pandemic, Huang has adapted his Intelligent Agent 001 computer programme to collect helpful information about COVID-19 patients and healthcare workers who might be suffering under the stress and pressure caused by the virus.
Huang’s work has been reported on by the China Daily, China’s largest English-language daily newspaper. Read the article to find out more about Huang’s mission and the work carried out by the Tree Hole Rescue Team.
The ADS Thesis Awards aim to promote excellence in Data Science and AI from students at BSc and Master level. The Awards are open to students from all Amsterdam-based knowledge institutes.
On the 22nd of September LAB42 will host its Grand Opening from 15:00 onwards. LAB42 is an international hub for developing talent in the fields of digital innovation and AI. The building is the result of a partnership between the UvA, the municipality of Amsterdam and the business sector.
The UvA Data Science Centre, part of the University Library, is pleased to host its second yearly Data Science Day on the 13th of October 2022.