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Google I/O 2017 Redux

Did you attended #io17 or #io17extended ? Some of us attended on site and it is time for us to share what we have seen. #Firebase, #GoogleAssistant , #GoogleHome , #Daydream , #AMP , #AndroidThing, #PWA, #AndroidO , #TensorFlow , and more Feel free, come and join us.

Date: 5 June 2017 (Monday)
Time: 19:30-21:00 (Registration starts at 19:15)
Location: Google Hong Kong, **21/F**, Tower 2, Times Square, Causeway Bay

Our guest: Kazunori Sato, Staff Developer Advocate from Google, will be joining us.


  • #io17 Trip Sharing by I/O participants
  • Product Update on Android, Android Pay, Firebase, and PWA by I/O participants
  • Machine Learning and Tensor Flow – by Kaz Sato

Note: Session will be conducted by either Cantonese or English at speakers’ preference.

Please kindly register to attend at the following link:

TensorFlow Dev Summit 2017 Extended Hong Kong

TensorFlow Dev Summit will be held in Mountain View on Wednesday, 15 February 2017. Knowing watching live stream in the midnight on a weekday is difficult for us. This time, we will have a catch-up on the Saturday instead. Let watch the Keynote together (once again), and discuss more on TensorFlow.

Supported by:

Event details as follow:

Date: 18th February, 2017 (Saturday)
Time: 9:30AM – 12:30PM (Registration starts at 9:15 am)
Venue: SAE Magnetics Lecture Theatre (LT-9), AC1, City University of Hong Kong
Capacity: 100

* Registration on Eventbrite is a MUST *

Tech Talks on AI (TensorFlow), Robotics & Industrie 4.0 in Hong Kong


Do you still remember the robot arm NEKONOTE, which is powered by#TensorFlow , in #io16 ?

We jointly organize the event with Salon Media Lab (by Salon Vision) and UFO School ( It’s our honour to have RT Corporation (the maker of NEKONOTE) and Mr. Ben Tang of HKPC to share with us on the topics, please see below for event details:

Date: Oct 31, 2016 at 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM (Registration starts at 6pm)
Address: SMLxUFO Lab (G/F, Mayson Garden Building, 2C -2E Wing Hing Street, Causeway Bay)

* Registration on Eventbrite is a MUST *

Happy Coding.

GDG Hong Kong

Speakers’ Profile::

Ms.Yuki Nakagawa of the RT Corporation
Yuki Nakagawa, Born in 1971, Founder and the CEO of RT Corporation headquartered in the center of  ́Akihabara Electric Town ́, Tokyo, Japan, is a well established specialist in robotics in 2005. She has developed various intelligent robots such as autonomous and collaborative mobile robots for the RoboCup small robot soccer league and the cutting-edge humanoid robot RIC 90. Prior to her venture at RT Corporation, she participated as a researcher in the Kitano Symbiotic System Research Project, that is a part of the Exploratory Research for Advanced Technology program within the Japan Science and Technology Agency. She also served as a lead curator at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation, and an assistant professor at the Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Science and Engineering at Tokyo Institute of Technology. She has been commended for numerous significant contributions in robotics from the Japanese Society of Artificial Intelligence, the Japan Society for Fuzzy Technologies and Intelligent Informatics and RoboCup Japan Open. She earned M.Sc. in System Engineering and B.E. in Measurement and Control Engineering from Hosei University, Japan. She was selected “25 women in robotics you need to know about – 2015” by Robohub (

Mr. Ben Tang of the Hong Kong Productivity Council
(Profile only available in traditional Chinese currently)
鄧先生現任職香港生產力促進局智能製造及材料科技部的項目主任,主要負責智能模具生產自動化項目,及提升企業達到德國工業4.0的里程。鄧先生更在2016年考獲由德國Fraunhofer IPT認可的工業4.0培訓師及專業資格。鄧先生在大學主修機械工程,畢業後在有關行業中工作超過二十多年,曾在模具生產及零件加工自動化系統中擔任技術經理多年,在任期間,曾安裝及培訓超過十多間企業,包括有機械手的自動化生產線體、及非機械手的自動化生產系統,有實際自動化系統的設計、計劃、安裝、培訓及實施的經驗。在生產力促進局,獨力付責(i-Mould) 智能模具生產自動化項目,建立一個由加工中心、火花機、三座標、清洗機、機械手、料庫、上下料架、安全護欄等所組成的智能製造技術展示中心(i-mfg Technology Centre)。該中心已安裝調試成功,可供各界參觀及應用。

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