Welcome to IEEE BigMM 2016

  Multimedia “big data”, covering from everyone’s experiences to everything happening in the world, have become an important and valuable source for insights and information. The IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Big Data (BigMM), jointly sponsored by IEEE-TCMC (Technical Committee on Multimedia Computing) and IEEE-TCSEM (Technical Committee on Semantic Computing), aims to establish a community of researchers from academia and industry focusing on the synergetic interactions between multimedia content and big data analytics. The second BigMM conference will be hosted by Asia University in Taipei, Taiwan from April 20 to 22 in 2016.

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International Space Design Organization “Idea-Tops” Cooperates with Asia University

The Department of Interior Design at Asia University (AU) cooperates with the international space design organization “Idea-Tops” recently, and holds together the Taiwan-area Contest in Asia Museum of Modern Art at AU, which was opened on June 8 by AU former Vice President Yu-Dong Liu, Idea-Tops Committee Chairman Qing-Xiang Zhao, President of Taiwan Association of Interior Designers Ming-Chuan Wang, and Honorary President of Kaohsiung Association of Interior Designers and Art Chuan-Jie Zeng. The Idea-Tops Award is one of the important awards in the design circle in Asia. Many designers try to win such an award. Professor Yu-Dong Liu said, “The …

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AU Museum Exhibits Degas’ Painting “Monsieur et Madame Édouard Manet” from Japan

The famous painting “Monsieur et Madame Édouard Manet” and nineteen engravings created for the famous French writer Maupassant’s short-story work “La Maison Tellier,” all by the renowned French Impressionist Edgar Degas and borrowed from the Kitakyushu Museum of Art in Japan, were opened today in Asia Museum of Modern Art at Asia University (AU) for exhibition. The painting “Monsieur et Madame Édouard Manet” was a mystery lasting for 181 years related to the friendship between Edgar Degas and Édouard Manet, both famous artists in the 19th century. “Today is a glory day in our exhibition of Edgar Degas’ works at …

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International Volunteer Team from Department of Social Work at Asia University Heads to Cambodia

“Spread Love to Cambodia!” Students of the Departments of Social Work, Foreign Languages and Literatures, as well as Leisure and Recreation Management at Asia University (AU) will head to Cambodia for volunteer service in the summer vacation for the fourth time. Starting from Apr. 20, a fund-raising charity sale at the atrium of the Management Building would last for one week. This year the students of the Social Work Department raised funds in a different way by selling Cambodian local products, including landscape post cards, fried instant noodles, hand-made cloth bracelets, hanging decoration accessories, small purses, and leather accessories made …

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