Prof. Li Shipeng was appointed as the Executive President
Shenzhen Institute of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics for Society has appointed Prof. Li Shipeng, Academician of International Eurasian Academy of Sciences and IEEE Fellow, as the Executive President，effective 1st May, 2020.
As one of the founding members, Prof. Li joined Microsoft Research Asia in 1999 and served as Vice President, Research Area Manager and Principal Researcher. He joined IFlytek in 2018 and served as Corporate Vice President and Co-President of Research.
Prof. Li’s research interests include multimedia, Internet, computer vision, signal and image processing, media content analysis, image and video coding, HDTV technology, multimedia communication and online broadcast technology on wireless and network, scalable media coding technology, etc. He received his bachelor's and master's degrees in Radio and Electronics from University of Science and Technology of China in 1988 and 1991 respectively, and his PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Lehigh university in 1996. He was also the Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology. Prof. Li is an influential expert in the fields of multimedia, IoT and artificial intelligence, holding 200 U.S. patents and 330+ international technical publications (H index: 76). He has cultivated 4 MIT TR35 winners (the world's top 35 innovators under the age of 35) over the years.