Jan 12, 2019 /EqualOcean/ - According to iyiou.com., JIANG Yugang (姜育刚), the professor of College of Computer Science and Technology in Fudan University, has joined Jilian Technology (极链科技) on January 11, 2019. He is positioned as chief scientist in the company, and leads the research and development in the algorithms of artificial intelligence in the Jilian Technology Research Institute, as well as Jilian Technology AI Application Institute.
JIANG Yugang is currently the PhD supervisor and the professor of Fudan University, and he is graduated from City University of Hong Kong and Columbia University. Invited as the talent of National Special Support Program for High-level Personnel Recruitment, JIANG Yugang is an expertise in multimedia big data analysis and search, deep learning, computer vision technique and pattern recognition. JIANG Yugang's research is widely accepted and is awarded by big institutes like IEEE TPAMI, CVPR, ICCV, ECCV, AAAI, etc. and he has attended several short-term academic visiting in Microsoft Research Asia, Intel Labs China (ILC), Tencent AI Lab.
JIANG Yugang, the AI technology research leader, is expected to have a win-win cooperation with Jilian Technology that is the leading company in AI+ entertainment industry. Founded in 2014, Jilian Technology is famous for its commercialized AI technology in video application. The company mainly focuses on the AI application in video advertisement, video e-commerce platform and interactive entertainment. Cooperated with streaming platform like Youku (优酷), iQiyi (爱奇艺), Mango TV (芒果), Douyin (抖音), Douyu (斗鱼), Panda TV (熊猫), Jilian Technology has generated advanced AI technology. Currently, Jilian Technology has more than 420 million monthly Unique Visitors (UV) and has more than USD 73 Million yearly revenue.
Jilian Technology has released its commercialized system called AI Scene Marketing Platform (ASMP) in 2018. Empowered with advanced AI technology, Jilian Technology can structuring the various data of the contents in the video series through ASMP. The clients can get the data of significant characteristics, scenes and brand, etc. Hence, it is very efficient for the clients to insert scenarized advertisement or OMO (online-mobile-offline) interactions. As people could have more engagement whilst watching these AI empowered videos, Jilian Technology is leading the popularity of the AI + entertainment industry. The cooperation with JIANG Yugang is expected to improve its AI technology and creates better commercialization in the future.