Welcome to My Homepage at NTU, Singapore!

I am a faculty member in the School of Computer Engineering at the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. My research interests are Machine Learning for Big Data Analytics across several fields, including multimedia information retrieval, social media analytics, web search and data mining, computer vision and pattern recognition, computational finance, bioinformatics, mobile and software mining, etc.

Noted: I will be moving to School of Information Systems, Singapore Management University in August 2014. This website may not be kept up to date. If you are interested in applying PHD, Postdoc or Research Assistant, please feel free to drop me an email: stevenhoi@gmail.com

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Research Highlights

LIBOL - A Library for Online Learning Algorithms

LIBOL is an open-source machine learning library that implements a large family of classical and state-of-the-art online learning algorithms for solving large-scale machine learning tasks towards a variety of emerging big data mining applications.

OLPS - On-Line Portfolio Selection

OLPS is a research project that aims to study intelligent on-line portfolio selection strategies in computational finance by exploring a family of state-of-the-art machine learning techniques.

SBFA - Search Based Face Annotation

SBFA is a research project that aims to tackle automated face annotation tasks by searching and mining billions of weakly labeled facial images freely available on the internet by leveraging state-of-the-art machine learning techniques.

SIRE - Social Image Retrieval Engine

SIRE is an R&D project that aims to index and search over billions of social images on the internet by exploring a family of state-of-the-art multimedia information retrieval, social media, data mining and machine learning techniques.

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Professional Services

(Senior) PC Members: ACML2013, WWW2013, KDD2013, MM2013, IJCAI2013, SDM2013, ICME2013, ICMR2013, CIKM2013, etc.
Program Co-Chair: ACML 2012 Area Chairs: ACM Mutimedia 2012 Video Co-Chair:KDD2012
Associate/Guest Editors: Neurocomputing, Machine Learning, ACM TIST, IEEE SPL, etc.
ACML2012: 4th Asian Conference on Machine Learning [ JMLR Proceedings ]

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Call For Papers

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Job Opportunities

Postdoc/RA Positions Available: Multimedia Retrieval, Machine Learning, Social Media, Data Mining, etc.

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