Dr Andy Chun

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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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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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.

The Economist article on economic impact of machine learning

Risks and Rewards: Scenarios around the economic impact of machine learning

December 2017 The Economist Intelligence Unit - Dr. Andy Chun was interviewed in EIU report on machine learning. [read]

Quartz - article on China Communist Party AI app

The Communist App Store

17 October 2017 Quartz - Dr. Andy Chun was interviewed on AI behind these apps. [read]

GovInsider - article on Hong Kong's AI use and smart city plans

Hong Kong's Vision for Artificial Intelligence

6 October 2017 GovInsider - Dr. Andy Chun's AI systems were mentioned by HK Government CIO as exemplars. [read]

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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 of IEEE 4th World Forum on IoT

Logistics Optimization with IoT, Digital Twin, AI and Blockchains.

5-8 February 2018 IEEE 4th World Forum on Internet of Things (Singapore) - Dr. Chun talks about how technology convergence will impact transportation [read]

2018 Loyalty conference website.

How AI is Changing the Travel Industry

5-7 February 2018 Loyalty 2018 (Bangkok) - Dr. Chun talks about AI in travel industry. [read]

2018 HPE website.

Business Transformation Utilizing Artificial Intelligence

31 January 2018 HP Enterprise Tech Summit 2018 - Dr. Chun talks about business transformation with AI. [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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