On the 24th of August 2020, IRS Machine Learning built its first PC outfitted for Machine Learning purposes. A huge thank you to our CCA teacher Mr Loh for approving our purchase after negotiations. The GPU runtime will sit in Hwa Chong’s Data Centre and will be used by IRS members to provide hardware acceleration for Machine Learning / AI applications, projects and research.
The Asia Pacific International Olympiad 2020 was held online and attracted participants from many countries. We are proud to announce that our very own HCIRS member, Benson Lin Zhan Yi, was able to represent the Singapore delegation and managed to clinch an Individual Silver award. Congratulations to all other winners too!
Last week, HCIRS participated in the Whitehacks 2020 competition organised by the SMU Whitehat Society. We are pleased to announce that we have achieved commendable results: ChampionsTeam Saliency: Teo Kai Xiang, Zhao Zhongqi, Lien Cai Ting 1st Runner-UpTeam Mihara: Zhang Yao William, Sherman Chann Zhi Shen, Luo Hongxun 7th PlaceTeam X Æ A-12: Zhou Taidi, Lim See Min, Wu Jiayang 15th PlaceTeam Sannin: Beh Chuen Yang, Choo Zheng Jun, Tan Teong Seng Congratulations to all winners and thanks to the organisers for creating such a fun event for all of us! We learned a lot and we look forward to next year’s iteration!