2nd Workshop


For those who are interested in this workshop, please go to the following URL to register:



We welcome to all high school students and teachers who are interested in participating the Macau AI Challenge 2019 to join the captioned workshop. However, it would be highly appreciate if the participants have the following knowledge.

– Basic programming concept (e.g., Python, Java, C, or C++)
– Basic calculus (e.g., basic derivative)
– Basic computing knowledge (e.g., understanding how the computer and virtual machine work)

Workshop Plan

The 2nd workshop for the Macau AI Challenge 2019 will be held in University of Macau on 2 June 2019. 

The 2nd workshop covers, but is not limited to, the following topics:

– 數據來源及處理 (Data Sources and Processing)
– 特徵提取 (Feature extraction and selection)
– 機械學習分類器 (Classifier)
– 深度學習分類器 (Deep learning based classifier)

Python will be the major programming language but we may touch some other languages if necessary.

Environment Installation

Software Preparation for 2nd Workshop

Codes & Data


Clone or download button

[Optional] Download and Install Git (https://git-scm.com/downloads)

Run the following command (to clone everything from the repository (you need to register an account on GitHub first)

git clone https://github.com/RyanLHU/MacauAIChallenge2019

Schedule (2 June 2019, Venue: E4-G078)

Github of the 1st and 2nd Workshop

9:00 Opening (Everyone)

9:15 – 11:00 Image Processing and Feature Extraction (Prof. Bob ZHANG)

11:15 – 13:00 Machine Learning based Image Classification (Prof. Long CHEN)

13:00-14:15 Lunch Break

14:15 – 16:00 Deep Learning based Image Classification (Prof. Derek Wong)

16:15 – 18:00 Competition Regulation, Rules, Data Collection, Timeline, and Hidden Agenda (Prof. Ryan U)

Organizing team

The workshop will be organized by the faculty members from the Department of Computer and Information Science

Prof. Ryan Leong Hou U
Prof. Derek Fai WONG
Prof. Shirley Weng In SIU
Prof. Bob ZHANG
Prof. Long CHEN