JIA JIAYA

Professor of Department of Computer Science and Engineering THE CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG、 Distinguished Scientist & Director TENCENT YOUTU X-LAB
Dr. Jia Jiaya is an AI expert, the Distinguished Scientist and Founding Executive Director of Tencent YouTu X-Lab, and professor at Department of Computer Science and Engineering of The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He was a visiting scholar at Microsoft, Google, Adobe, and Intel. Dr. Jia and his colleagues published 150+ papers in top AI conferences and journals, led 100+ patents, and delivered 80+ keynote talks in major academic and industrial conferences. In 2018, Dr. Jia was elected as an IEEE fellow for his remarkable contribution to computational imaging. His team is now developing cutting-edge AI techniques for next-generation intelligent medical diagnosis systems, manufacturing industry elevation, autonomous driving and smart car platforms, and AI-assistive social good.
Speaker’s sessions
Tue, Oct 15, 03:15PM - 03:45PM

SPECIAL INTERVIEW: GREATER BAY AREA TOURISM DEVELOPMENT: AN INTEGRATED APPROACH FOR WELL-BEING (Powered by China Daily)

SI: Cantonese, English, Putonghua, Portuguese, Spanish

With varied cultural and natural resources and significant infrastructure developments,the integrated development of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-MacaoGreater Bay Area is projected to bring changes to the current regional tourism market and to accelerate tourism flows. As a World Centre of Tourism and Leisure, Macao is emphasizing holistic tourism development, contributing to the Greater Bay Area vision of a quality circle to live in, work in and to travel to.

This Special Interview, powered by China Daily, will feature best in class representatives from destinations and companies in the Greater Bay Area on the integration of diverse tourism products and how this diversification contributes to overall wellbeing and happiness. What are the latest tourism products, events, and initiatives and how are they improving tourism accessibility and diversification? What roles do technology and innovation play? How will the development of sports and wellness tourism impact the tourism industry landscape? What are destinations and companies doing to build a unified tourism image for the GBA? Finally,how can these new tourism initiatives contribute to the realization of a beautiful life?