The multi-disciplined team is formed by experts and scholars from Singapore and China to promote the innovation and application of artificial intelligence in health care, financial technology and etc. C-TReND and School of Computing of NUS will also work in-depth with Suzhou AI Center and provide solid support for its innovation and commercialization.  

Director

Director
Artificial Intelligence Innovation and Commercialization Center

Distinguished professor of School of Computing, NUS; Academician of Singapore National Academy of Science; ACM FELLOW、IEEE FELLOW.
His research interests include database systems, distributed and blockchain systems, machine learning and large scale analytics, in the aspects of system architectures, performance issues, security, accuracy and correctness. he works closely with the industry, (NUHS, Jurong health and Tan Tok Seng Hospital on healthcare analytics and prediabetes prevention) and exploits IT for efficiency in various application domains, including healthcare, finance and smart city.He serves as a non-executive and independent director of ComfortDelgo (listed on SGX), Singapore's largest taxi company. Beng Chin serves as a member of Hangzhou government AI Development Committee (AI TOP 30).And in 2019, he was elected as a member of Suzhou Industrial Park Artificial Intelligence Application and Innovation Expert Committee.
He obtained his BSc (1st class honors) and PHD from Monash University, Australia in 1985 and 1989 respectively. He served as the head of School of Computing from 2007 to 2013. Now he is the director of Artificial Intelligence Innovation and Commercialization Center.
Deputy Director
Artificial Intelligence Innovation and Commercialization Center

Vice Dean (Industry Relations), Associate Professor of School of Computing.
His research interest is in the computer vision as well as multimodality processing on mobile devices.He obtained his PH.D from Carnegie Mellon University in 1999, and his M.Sc and Bachelor degrees from NUS in 1992 and 1988.
he was with the defence R&D Ministry of Defence of Singapore for almost his entire career. Prior to joining NUS, he was the head of the Signal Processing Lab of DSO National Labs, which is the major defence R&D organization in Singapore. He had also served a year in Media Development Authority as a program director in the Interactive Digital Media R&D Program Office.
Team in Suzhou

Yin Xu

Assistant Professor
Artificial Intelligence Innovation and Commercialization Center
NUS School of Computing,Assistant Professor

Chenghao Cai

Assistant Professor
Artificial Intelligence Innovation and Commercialization Center
NUS School of Computing,Assistant Professor

Zihan Xia

Business Manager
Artificial Intelligence Innovation and Commercialization Center

Yun Yang

Operations Manager
Artificial Intelligence Innovation and Commercialization Center

Jiajing Zhu

Financial Manager
Artificial Intelligence Innovation and Commercialization Center