Professional Services

Program Committee Memberships:

  • ACM International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD): 2020
  • International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (PVLDB): 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017
  • IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE): 2019
  • ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD): 2019, 2018, 2017
  • ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM): 2018, 2017
  • International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA): 2019
  • Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD): 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013
  • IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics (DSAA): 2018
  • International Workshop on Privacy-Preserving Data Publication and Analysis (PrivDB, in conjunction with ICDE): 2013

NSF Panelist: 2016

Reviewer for Journals: ACM Transactions on Database Systems, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data, Theoretical Computer Science, Pattern Recognition, Information Sciences, Knowledge and Information Systems

Some Awards

  • (2017) FY17 Technical Excellence, Microsoft Privacy, Microsoft
  • (2012) Gold, The 2nd Yahoo!-DAIS Research Excellence Award Competition
  • (2007) Best Student Paper Award, ICDE’07
  • (2007-2008) Richard T. Cheng Fellowship Award, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • (2007) 1st place, TopCoder Programming Competition College Tour at University of Illinois
  • (2005) Honorable Mention, 2005 ACM-ICPC Programming Contest World Finals
  • (2004) 3rd place out of 255 teams, Gold Medal, ACM-ICPC Asia Regional Contest, Shanghai Site