Dr. Jinfeng Yi is a Director and Research Scientist at JD.com, a Fortune Global 500 company and a leading online retailer with more than 300 million active users. He is directing the Machine Learning Lab and JD AI Research-Nanjing, which aim to conduct fundamental and applied research in machine learning, and build full-stack AI solutions supporting JD’s businesses in retail, finance, supply chain, and cloud computing. Additionally, Jinfeng is an Affiliate Professor at Fudan University, Shanghai, China.

Prior to joining JD.com, Jinfeng was a Research Staff Member at IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA, and a Senior Researcher at Tencent AI Lab, Bellevue, WA, USA. He has published dozens of papers in prestigious venues such as NeurIPS, ICML, KDD, and ICLR. Besides, he holds 20+ US and Chinese patents, and has shipped a number of inventions and technologies to company’s products and services. He is the recipient of multiple Corporate Awards, including two highest technical awards presented by JD.com.