The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) organized the technical seminar named “AI Technologies for Precision Forestry and Fire Detection” on 13 Aug 2018. AI and Robotics are hot topics and this seminar showed how AI and Robotics technologies helping our world in green economy. My colleague - Mr. Curie Lee, guest speaker - Mr. Rex Sham and I took a photo for memory.
In the beginning, organizers took a group photo.
Mr. Rex Sham (Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer, Insight Robotics) was the guest speaker and his topic was “Insight Robotics – AI Technology Solutions for a Better World”. Firstly, he introduced his company which founded in 2011 and their services included Wildfire Detection, Forestry Pest & Disease Detection and Forestry Resources Survey. Their team had 40+ staff in which 40% were R&D. They are the first company to export Wildfire Detection Robots from China and received 15M+ USD Private Investment.
The following diagram briefed their services by using Robots, Drones and AI to help their client by making sense of data and reduced risks and prevented losses.