The LEO Dr. David P. Chan Institute of Data Science was established in 2019 with a generous donation from Lingnan Education Organization Limited (LEO) and Dr. David P. Chan. In line with the University’s Strategic Plan, data science is chosen as an area of priority development to meet the future needs of the society.
Have partnerships with the industry and other organizations. These kinds of collaborative research projects between academics, government, industrial and commercial corporations, and the wider public can invent innovative solutions to tackle the most pressing challenges and problems nowadays.
Provides data science education to the general public and different research communities to leverage data for high-impact results and cultivate new opportunities. Practitioners and researchers can gain insights from multiple perspectives and create new possibilities for collaborations with the industry and the Hong Kong Government.
The LEO Dr. Dauid P. Chan Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Data Science
Programme highlights a balanced coverage of subjects in artificial intelligence,
computer science, and statistics, with a focus on the integration
of data science with science, social science, arts, and business,
exploring the potential of data in society and enhancing creativity
of graduates in developing new solutions and applications.