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NExT++ Workshop at Wuxi 26 September, 2017

The second NExT++ workshop 2017, organized by NUS-THU-SOTON Centre for Extreme Search (NExT++), in collaboration with Tsinghua University and University of Southampton, was held at the National Supercomputing Centre in Wuxi, China, from 26 – 27 September 2017.  With “AI Solutions to Information Rich Open Problems” as the theme, principal investigators from three universities came […]

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NExT’s 7 Publications Were Accepted in ACM Multimedia Conference 2017 15 August, 2017

Congratulations to our researchers who have papers accepted for the ACMMM Conference 2017! Cross-modal Recipe Retrieval with Rich Food Attributes Jingjing Chen, Chong-Wah Ngo, Tat-Seng Chua Video Visual Relation Detection Xindi Shang, Tongwei Ren, Jingfan Guo , Hanwang Zhang, Tat-Seng Chua Laplacian-Steered Neural Style Transfer Shaohua Li, Xinxing Xu, Liqiang Nie, Tat-Seng Chua Enhancing Micro-video Understanding […]

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3 PhD Students received 2017 Dean’s Graduate Awards 4 August, 2017

Congratulations to the following NExT++ researchers on their awards!   Research Achievement Award Feng Fuli Wang Xiang   Dean’s Graduate Research Excellence Award Aleksandr Farseev   The recipients for the Dean’s Graduate Research Excellence award will each receive a certificate and $1,000 cash prize for their meritorious performance, while the Research Achievement Award recipients will […]

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Best Paper Award Honourable Mention at SIGIR 2016 27 July, 2016

Congratulations to Dr. Hanwang Zhang, Dr. Fumin Shen, Prof Wei Liu, Dr. Xiangnan He, Dr. Huanbo Luan and Prof Chua Tat-seng for winning the Best Paper Award Honourable Mention for “Discrete Collaborative Filtering” at Special Interest Group On Information Retrieval (SIGIR) 2016 at Pisa, Italy. Link to the paper: http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=2911502

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Tsinghua VP Xue Called On President Tan Eng Chye 25 January, 2016

NExT Research Centre hosted the visit by Tsinghua University’s Vice President, Professor Xue Qikun, on 15 January 2016. NExT Centre (Tsinghua) Co-Director, Professors Sun Maosong and Li Juanzi were also in attendance. Among President Xue’s visit programme were to visit National Research Foundation of Singapore and to attend NExT’s 9th Steering Committee Meeting.

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New spin-off company to revolutionise data analytics 16 August, 2015

NExT Research Centre hosted the visit by Tsinghua University’s Vice President, Professor Xue Qikun, on 15 January 2016. NExT Centre (Tsinghua) Co-Director, Professors Sun Maosong and Li Juanzi were also in attendance. Among President Xue’s visit programme were to visit National Research Foundation of Singapore and to attend NExT’s 9th Steering Committee Meeting.

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Launch of NUS-Tsinghua Extreme Search Centre 23 July, 2010

NExT Research Centre hosted the visit by Tsinghua University’s Vice President, Professor Xue Qikun, on 15 January 2016. NExT Centre (Tsinghua) Co-Director, Professors Sun Maosong and Li Juanzi were also in attendance. Among President Xue’s visit programme were to visit National Research Foundation of Singapore and to attend NExT’s 9th Steering Committee Meeting.

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