Jiafeng Guo is currently a Professor in Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, and University of Chinese Academy of Sciences. He is the vice director of the CAS key lab of network data science and techology. He received his B.E. in Computer Science and Technology from the University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China, in 2004 and earned his Ph.D. in Computer Software and Theory from the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, in 2009.

    Dr. Guo has worked on a number of topics related to web search and data mining, including query representation and understanding, learning to rank, and text modeling. His current research is focused on representation learning and neural models for information retrieval and filtering. He has won the Best Paper Award in ACM CIKM (2011), Best Student Paper Award in ACM SIGIR (2012) and Best Full Paper Runner-up Award in ACM CIKM (2017).