Dr Andy Chun 陳漢偉

AI Pioneer and former CIO for CityU

Dr. Chun is a leading Artificial Intelligence (AI) pioneer in Hong Kong and global technology visionary with over three decades of AI innovation experience in a variety of industries. Today, his primary focus is in empowering organizations through improving customer experience and digital transformation, leveraging AI and enterprise optimization. He is a highly trusted consultant for many of the largest organizations in Hong Kong. Dr. Chun is a sought after speaker and has presented talks on a wide range of technology-related topics, such AI, FinTech, HealthTech, EdTech, blockchain, etc. Dr. Chun has received numerous AI and ICT awards, as well as the HK CIO Award and the Top 5 Greater China CIO Award. Dr. Chun has also been a senior advisor to the HK Government on AI and IT strategies, and leads the AI Group for the HK Computer Society.

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Dr. Andy Chun is a frequent speaker at various local and international conferences on a wide range of technology-related topics. Recently, he has given talks on AI, fintech, blockchain, data privacy, digital transformation, digital twin, etc.

website for the AI Summit conference

Opening Keynote: AI Among Us

1 August 2018 The AI Summit - Dr. Chun gives opening keynote at the AI Summit [read]

website for Victoria OpenGov Leadership Forum 2018

AI and the Future of Education

7 June 2018 Victoria OpenGov Leadership Forum 2018 (Melbourne) - Dr. Chun gives talk on AI and future of education [read]

website for Canberra OpenGov Leadership Forum 2018

AI and Government Digital Transformation

5 June 2018 Canberra OpenGov Leadership Forum 2018 (Canberra) - Dr. Chun gives talk on AI and government digital transformation [read]

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Dr. Andy Chun is a global thought leader and has been consulted and interviewed by various online, print, and television media around the world on a wide range of technology-related topics, including artificial intelligences, deep learning, fintech, edtech, healthtech, lawtech, regtech, big data, government policies and strategies, cloud, information security, etc.

Dr. Andy Chun's article on factors affecting China's ability to become AI leader

Is China Fast Becoming a Major Force in AI?

April 2018 China Policy Institute - Dr. Andy Chun analyses China's potential in becoming the world AI leader. [read]

Financial Times article on China AI talent acquisition

China in push to lure overseas tech talent back home

February 2018 Financial Times - Dr. Andy Chun gave opinion on AI talent acquisition. [read]

Unwire article on 2018 HPE Tech Summit

助企業迎接新科技機遇,HPE 創新峰會 2018 探討人工智能應用

February 2018 Unwire.pro - Dr. Andy Chun gave keynote at HPE Tech Summit. [read]

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AI Success Stories

For over three decades, Dr. Chun has been involved with the design and development of numerous mission critical AI systems around the world. These systems empower organizations to operate at their highest efficiency while remaining agile to cope with any unexpected change. AI technologies used includes decision making, planning, scheduling, optimization, rostering, machine learning, etc. This site contains success stories of various AI systems developed for a wide variety of industries, such as transportation, government, health, and food. These operations research (OR) related problems are solved using advanced AI algorithms and techniques combined with robust and scalable fault-tolerant architectures. AI technology helps corporations streamline their day-to-day operations and maximize their productivity, efficiency and quality of service/product.

hk immigration department - intelligent e-government decision support

HK Immigration Department

Intelligent e-Government Decision Support - Using AI to streamline approval and decision making. [read]

hk hospital authority - nurse rostering

HK Hospital Authority

Staff Rostering - AI used to ensure adequate staff levels at all times. [read]

hk mtrc - possession/engineering works scheduling 2010


Possession/Engineering Work Scheduling - Allows MTRC to optimize its engineering resources. [read]

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Videos of Dr. Andy Chun's AI projects as well as some of this talks/speeches.

Late Night Golden 2 Hours

Video shows how MTR uses AI, developed by Dr. Chun, to schedule the precious "Golden 2 Hours" of late night engineering works for the critical RailGen 2.0 project. [video] 

AI: End of Humanity or The Beginning of A New Era?

Dr. Chun explores the fascinating journey that AI R&D has taken over the past few decades from its humble early days of tackling simple toy problems, to its present-day proliferation in practically everything we touch. [video] 

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