Dr Hanruo Liu is Assistant Professor in Ophthalmology with Beijing Tongren Eye Center, Capital Medical University. She currently serves as a deputy director of the Intelligent Ophthalmology Big Data Research Center, deputy director of the AI lab in National Engineering Research Center for Ophthalmic Equipments, and deputy head of the Ophthalmology AI Group of China Medical Equipment Association. She was awarded a Beijing Nova program of Science and Technology (2019) and a Beijing Young Scientist Award (2019), awards given to the scientists under 35 across all domains in science, technology and education. For her AI work, she wined the 1st Prize in Beijing Science and Technology for Innovation award (2019). She was also finalist of key members of Beijing Strategic Technology Talent Team and Beijing Hospitals Authority Youth Program. In the field of AI screening for diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration and glaucoma, she has obtained ten invention patents.
Sam Guo is an AI researcher and software architect. He received his Master of Engineering in Computer Engineering from the University of Toronto and is currently the Tech Lead of the AI department at the Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, where he developed the World’s first AI system for retinal lesion detection using ultra-wide field fundus images, a strabismus detection and evaluation AI system, a fundus image quality assessment AI system and various other AI systems.