Dr. Tao Mei
Ph.D., IEEE Fellow, AI Research of JD.COM
Tao Mei is a Technical Vice President with JD.com and the Deputy Managing Director of JD AI Research, where he also serves as the Director of Computer Vision and Multimedia Lab. Prior to joining JD.com in 2018, he was a Senior Research Manager with Microsoft Research Asia. He has authored or co-authored over 200 publications (with 12 best paper awards) in journals and conferences. He holds over 50 US and international patents. He is or has been an Editorial Board Member of IEEE Trans. on Image Processing, IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, IEEE Trans. on Multimedia, ACM Trans. on Multimedia, etc. Dr. Mei was elected as a Fellow of IEEE (2019), a Fellow of IAPR (2016), and a Distinguished Scientist of ACM (2016), for his contributions to large-scale multimedia analysis and applications. He received B.E. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), Hefei, China, in 2001 and 2006, respectively. He is a Guest Professor of USTC, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (Shenzhen), and Yonsei University.