Qiuyuan Huang is a researcher in the Deep Learning group at Microsoft Research AI, having joined the group as a postdoctoral researcher in 2017. She received her bachelor’s degree in 2011 from the Department of Computer Science University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) and PhD degree in 2017 from the Department of Electrical and computer engineering University of Florida. Her research interests are in the areas of deep learning and natural language processing, ranging from deep neuro-symbolic general intelligence, reinforcement learning, generative adversarial networks, visual-language intelligence and networking. She is committed to the process of bridging the gap between theory and practice and of bringing theoretical results to practical implementations. She also loves writing actual code, building real systems from scratch and making them work simply, efficiently, elegantly, and beautifully.