The 2nd workshop of European Union’s GROWTHCOM Project

The second European Union’s GROWTHCOM Seminar was held on May 27-29 at Alibaba business school of Hangzhou Normal University and Alibaba group. The conference is jointly undertaken by the Alibaba business school complex scientific research center of HZNU, the EU Growthcom project team and Alibaba group. The conference participants mainly come from 6 domestic and foreign scientific research teams, respectively is: Italy Rome CNR (Consiglio Nazionle delle Ricerche), the London Mathematical Science Center LIMS (London Centre for Mathematical Sciences), Fribourg University, Hangzhou Normal University Alibaba business school, University of Oxford and Alibaba group. Chairman Zhang Zuo and Dean Zhang Jianlin of Hangzhou Normal University Business School Alibaba attend the meeting, our professor Zhang Zike of Complex Science Research Center served as the session chair. 5 teachers and students of our faculty did reports at the meeting.

The 2nd workshop of European Union’s GROWTHCOM Project

In May 27 and 28, first part of this meeting is held at room 801, ShuYuan No. 1 Building. In May 27th, Professor Zhang Zike introduced to the participants of Alibaba business school Complex Science Research Center team, and presented his own research on online recommendation system. Then teacher Wang Peng reported his recent work on the detection of Taobao’s fake transactions, and Professor Lv Linyuan shared her works in link prediction and leadership recognitio, teacher Liu Runran introduced the recommendation algorithm and its applications in e-commerce, student Zhang Chu Xu presented a machine learning method in social network and latest related research achievements. The morning of May 28th, Dr. Zeng An, University of Fribourg, introduced their team and serial research results in the e-commerce recommendation system and product trends prediction whilst Liu Weiping introduced the practical achievements of recommendation algorithms in the real business. Afternoon, Luciano Pietronero and other members, from the CNR team, introduced their research results in the field of complex systems and complexity of economic. Francois Lafond, University of Oxford, mainly studies the relationship between the innovation and the economic field, and dedicates to researching experience model, generated by the evolution of a knowledge network into bipartite network.

The 2nd workshop of European Union’s GROWTHCOM Project

In May 29th, the conference in Alibaba group Xixi park is held by Taobao city. Wang Zhenggang, from Alibaba group , made the entitled "sesame credit: online service passport" report, Liu Junning, Alibaba group , introduced the application of recommendation system in "Lai Wang, Zha Dui". Professor Zhou Tao, University of Electronic Science and technology, introduced the application of big data in e-commerce. In the afternoon, participants held a roundtable discussion on the prospective topics, like credit, economic network, dual network and so on.

The 2nd workshop of European Union’s GROWTHCOM Project

The 2nd workshop of European Union’s GROWTHCOM Project

This seminar is the second stage of GROWTHCOM project, and the goal is to promote information technology in social and economic innovation, and push related work process, especially the application of synthesis tool and data complexity in economic field, promote a project framework agreement in the GROWTHCOM international project, and present wonderful perspective of international and domestic academic, industry research ideas for the participants.

The 2nd workshop of European Union’s GROWTHCOM Project