Professor Songcan Chen was invited to give a talk in our school on Dec. 14, 2020. The title of his talk is “On the effectiveness of the essence of self-supervised learning and its prospect”. The talk was presided over by Prof. Ming Yang.
In the talk, Prof. Chen introduced the background and goals of the self-supervised learning. He shared his research group’s ideas and achievements, and prospected the future development of some related hot research studies.
The whole academic talk was wording sharp, informative, which gave great academic edification and enlightenment to teachers and students. In addition, Prof. Chen and Prof. Liu also put forward many valuable suggestions on the construction of computer science in our college.
Prof. Songcan Chen is the IAPR fellow and the CAAI fellow, the director and executive director of machine learning special committee of China Artificial Intelligence Society, the executive vice president of Jiangsu Artificial Intelligence Society. So far, he has presided over 12 projects of NSFC, including 1 key project.