Information Theory

Information Theory

  • 4 August — 18 August, 2023

  • HK$1,500 (Includes accommodation)

What you'll study

Information theory plays a unique role in acting as a bridge between otherwise apparently distant areas of human endeavour. This summer course aims to expose young researchers in the East Asia region to cutting-edge research by leaders in information theory and computer science on topics of emerging interest.

Course directors

Pascal Vontobel
Pascal Vontobel


Sidharth Jaggi
Sidharth Jaggi


In partnership with

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Chinese University of Hong Kong

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is a research university, offering diverse programmes across eight faculties. Founded in 1963, CUHK emphasises academic excellence, innovation, and global engagement. With a unique college system and interdisciplinary approach, CUHK nurtures future leaders and fosters cutting-edge research and international collaboration.

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