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Prof Houmin yan, Director

Prof. Yan was Dean of Business, City University of Hongkong. He  is currently the Chair Professor of Management Sciences, and the director of MSc in Accounting and[More]


prof David yao, co-director

Prof David Yao, Piyasombatkul Family Chair Professor of IEOR at Columbia U, is a member of the National Academy of Engineering, an IEEE Fellow, an INFORMS Fellow, [More]


prof jonathan zhu, program leader

Prof. Zhu, Chair Professor of Computational Social Science at City U, is a Fellow of International Communication Association (ICA). His research interests include[More]


prof qi wu, program leader

Prof. Wu, Associate Professor of School of Data Science at City U, is a quantitative finance researcher and has worked in investment banks Lehman Brothers, UBS, and DTCC. [More]


DR HUA XIANG, HEAD OF DEVELOPMENT AND COMMERCIALIZATION

Dr. Xiang, Head of Development and Commercialization, has 18 years of finance and banking experience in risk management and analytics solutions underpinning bank[More]


DR kent wu, principal engineer

Dr. Wu joined AIFT as Principal Engineer. He has over 15 years of experience in AI/ML, big data, cloud computing, blockchain, FinTech. Dr. Wu has a successful track record in[More]


Dr Lei Wang, Principal Analyst

He has a broad experience in quantitative portfolio management, trading strategy Development and structural product design.



PROF MINGHUA CHEN, Senior Scientist

Prof. Chen received his B.Eng. and M.S. degrees from the Department of Electronic Engineering at Tsinghua University and his Ph.D. degree from the Department of Electrical [More]


prof nan chen, Senior Scientist

Prof. Chen joined as a Researcher. He is Professor of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He has [More]


dr stella chia, Scientist

Dr. Chia received her BA degree from National Chengchi University and her PhD from University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her research interests include media effects, journalism and[More]


dr yining dong, Scientist

Dr. Dong joined as a Researcher. She received her Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Southern California in 2016, and her B.Eng. degree in [More]


prof gavin feng, Scientist

Prof. Feng joined as a Researcher. He is an assistant professor of business statistics at the City University of Hong Kong. He is also the program leader of MSc in [More]


PROF Xiaohua Jia, Senior Scientist

Prof Jia is IEEE Fellow (Computer Society) and ACM distinguished member. He received his BSc (1984) and Meng (1987) from University of Science and Technology of China,[More]


Dr Alvin leung, Scientist

Dr. Leung is Associate Professor at Department of Information Systems, College of Business, City University of Hong Kong. His research interests lie at the intersection of IS and [More]


prof tao li, senior Scientist

Prof. Li joined as a Senior Researcher. He received his PhD in Finance from Washington University in St. Louis. He has taught in the Chinese University of Hong Kong [More]


PROF xin li, senior Scientist

Prof. Li joined as a Researcher. He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Information Systems at City University of Hong Kong. He has more than 100 publications in[More]


prof yanzhi li, senior Scientist

Prof. Li is Head of Department of Marketing, Professor of  Marketing and Management Sciences, and Director of Fintech and Business Analytics Centre (FBAC) at the [More]

 


prof guangwu liu, senior Scientist

Prof. Liu joined as a Senior Researcher. He received his BSc in Applied Mathematics from Tsinghua University and his PhD from Hong Kong University of Science and [More]


Dr xiaofan liu, Scientist

Dr. Liu received my Bachelor of Science degree in Internet and multimedia technologies and the Ph.D. degree in network science from the Hong Kong Polytechnic [More]


prof joe qin, senior Scientist

Prof. Qin joined as a Senior Researcher. He obtained his B.S. and M.S. degrees from Tsinghua University in Beijing, China, in 1984 and 1987, respectively, and his Ph.D.[More]


Dr cong wang, Scientist

Dr. Wang obtained his Bachelor and Master degree from Wuhan University, and PhD degree from Illinois Institute of Technology. His research interests include data and[More]


prof jun wang, Scientist

Prof. Wang is a Chair Professor of Computational Intelligence in the Department of Computer Science at City University of Hong Kong. Prior to this position, he held various[More]


Prof Junbo Wang, Senior Scientist

Prof. Junbo Wang joined as a Senior Researcher given his expertise in Finance. He received his B.A. and M.A. in Math from Shandong University of China, Ph.D. in [More]


Prof Jing Wu, senior Scientist

Prof. Jing Wu joined as a Researcher. He is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Decision Sciences and Managerial Economics at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)[More]


dr woody wu, Scientist

Dr. Wu joined as a Researcher. He received his BA and MA in Economics from Tsinghua University and PhD in Finance from New York University. His research interest is asset pricing.


prof wayne yu, senior Scientist

Prof. Yu joined as a Senior Researcher. He received his PhD in Finance from University of Alberta. He is a professor of finance and also the Director (Executive Education) at[More]


dr yimin yu, Scientist

Dr. Yu joined as a Researcher. He received his Ph.D. degree from University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. His research focuses on supply chain management and service operations.[More]


PROF WEI THOO YUE, Senior Scientist

Prof. Yue is a Professor of Management Information Systems in the Department of Information Systems at City University of Hong Kong. He received his Ph.D. in [More]


PROF QINGPENG ZHANG, Scientist

Prof. Zhang received the B.S. degree in Automation from Huazhong University of Science and Technology in 2009, and the M.S. degree in Industrial Engineering and the Ph.D.[More]


dr zijun zhang, Scientist

Dr. Zhang received his Ph.D. and M.S. degrees in Industrial Engineering from the University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA, in 2012 and 2009, respectively, and B.Eng.[More]


PROF Dingxuan ZHOU , Senior Scientist

Prof. Zhou is the Chair Professor and Associate Dean of the School of Data Science of City University of Hong Kong. He obtained his PhD in Applied Mathematics from Zhejiang[More]


prof zhixin zhou, Scientist

Prof. Zhou joined as a Researcher. He is an Assistant Professor of Management Sciences at the College of Business, City University of Hong Kong. Before joining City University[More]





PROF Garud Iyengar, senior Scientist

Prof. Iyengar received a B Tech in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in 1993 and a PhD in electrical engineering from Stanford University in 1998. He is a[More]


PROF Upmanu Lall, senior Scientist

Prof. Lall is the Director of the Columbia Water Center and the Alan and Carol Silberstein Professor of Engineering. He received a PhD in Civil Engineering from the University[More]


PROF Henry Lam, senior Scientist

Prof. Lam received his PhD degree in statistics from Harvard University in 2011 and was on the faculty of Boston University and the University of Michigan before joining Columbia [More]


Dr Xiaohui Wang, Scientist

Dr. Wang received his PhD in information studies from Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information, Nanyang Technological University. His research converges at[More]


PROF Ming Yuan, senior Scientist

Prof. Yuan is Professor of Statistics at Columbia University. He was previously Senior Investigator in Virology at Morgridge Institute for Research and Professor of Statistics[More]


PROF Xunyu Zhou, senior Scientist

Prof. Zhou is well known for his work in indefinite stochastic LQ control theory and application to dynamic mean-variance portfolio selection, in asset allocation and pricing under [More]




Prof Alain Bensoussan , Senior Scientist

Prof. Bensoussan is a Chair Professor of School of Data Science at City University of Hong Kong. He is a Fellow of IEEE, SIAM, and AMS. He has published over 400 scientific [More]


DR LIYUAN CUI, Scientist

Dr. Cui received her BS degree from Wuhan University and her PhD from Cornell University. Her research involves nonparametric estimation, high dimension analysis, high-[More]


Prof Pierre-Louis Lions, Senior Scientist

Prof. Pierre-Louis Lions is one of the most prominent experts, worldwide, of the theory of nonlinear partial differential equations. He is a Professor at the prestigious Collège de France in Paris. He has received [More]


Prof Junming Liu

Prof. Junming Liu joined as a Researcher. He is an assistant professor in the Department of Information Systems at the City University of Hong Kong. He received[More]


Prof Xiao Qiao

Prof. Xiao Qiao joined as a Researcher. He received his PhD in Finance from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and Bachelor of Science in [More]


DR Shushang Zhu, Senior Scientist

Prof. Zhu is a Professor of Sun Yat-Sen University. He obtained his PhD from Chinese Academy of Sciences. His research interests include AI and its application in finance, investment [More]