Xiao Gang Wang is co-founder of SenseTime and the Managing Director of SenseTime Research. He is also associate professor in the Department of Electronic Engineering at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. The SenseTime-CUHK team led by him won multiple championships in ImageNet Large Scale Visual Recognition Challenge (ILSVRC) in 2016 and 2017.
Prof. Wang’s research area covers computer vision and deep learning. He has published over 200 papers on top conferences and journals. His publications received over 17,000 citations on Google Scholar. Prof. Wang received PAMI Young Research Award Honorable Mention in 2016, and Hong Kong RGC Early Career Award in 2012. He was the area chair of CVPR 2017, ICCV 2017, ICCV 2015, ICCV 2011, ECCV 2016, ECCV 2014, ACCV 2015, and ACCV 2014.
Prof. Wang received his Bachelor degree in Electronic Engineering and Information Science from the Special Class of Gifted Young at the University of Science and Technology of China in 2001, M. Phil. degree in Information Engineering from the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2004, and PhD degree in Computer Science from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2009.