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MSRA and OOCL Embrace AI in Digital Transformation

Applying deep learning research to shipping network operations with a projected USD10 Million operation cost saving and nurturing AI engineer talent for Hong Kong   23 April 2018, Hong Kong – Microsoft Research Asia (MSRA), Microsoft’s world-class research arm, and Orient Overseas Container Line Limited (OOCL) announced their partnership in applying … Read more »

Digital Transformation to Contribute US$9 Billion to Hong Kong GDP by 2021

IDC study commissioned by Microsoft predicts that approximately 60% of Hong Kong’s GDP will be derived from digital products or services by 2021  Digital transformation has improved customer advocacy, faster customer acquisition rate, increased share of wallet of customer, revenue from new products & services and productivity. These benefits will … Read more »

A Side Event for Tech Summit 2018: Microsoft Executive Luncheon

In conjunction with Microsoft Tech Summit 2018, Microsoft Hong Kong hosted an Executive Luncheon as a side event on the event day. Attended by more than 70 senior executives from the major enterprises in Hong Kong, the luncheon aimed to cultivate conversations around digital transformation and AI, with the sharing … Read more »

Asia is the next frontier for AI development

Ralph Haupter, President, Microsoft Asia and Corporate Vice President, Microsoft Corp In a few short years, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been thrust into the limelight – elevating itself from a far-fetched, science-fiction topic to one that is currently dominating my conversations with customers, partners and industry leaders across Asia. The … Read more »