Michael Chau is currently an Associate Professor and the Warden of Lee Chi Hung Hall at HKU Business School. He received a Ph.D. degree in Management Information Systems from the University of Arizona and a B.Sc. degree in Computer Science (Information Systems) from the University of Hong Kong. His research interests include business analytics, artificial intelligence, web mining, social media, electronic commerce, healthcare informatics, and security informatics.
He is the author of more than 140 articles and has been ranked in a research productivity study as the #14 most productive researcher in the field of information science in the period 1998-2007.
Academic & Professional Qualification
Michael has taught a wide range of courses at HKU, including database management, computer networking, business analytics and big data, artificial intelligence, project management, spreadsheet modelling, and computer programming.
Web mining and social media
Please refer to https://pweb.fbe.hku.hk/~mchau/publications.html
Awards and Honours
AIS Sandra Slaughter Service Award
HKU Outstanding Young Researcher Award
HKU Faculty Knowledge Exchange Award
IEEE ISI Best Conference Paper Runner-up (2016)
PACIS Best Conference Paper (2006)
Keynote speaker/Invited speaker at more than 10 conferences and workshops