Hui Xiong
Head of Business Intelligence Lab


Dr. Hui Xiong received a PhD in computer science from the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities in 2005. He is a co-editor-in-chief of the Encyclopedia of GIS (Springer, 1st Edition in 2008, 2nd Edition in 2017) as well as an associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Data and Knowledge Engineering (TKDE), IEEE Transactions on Big Data, ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data, and ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems. He also served as a program co-chair (2013) and general co-chair (2015) for the IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) and a program co-chair (2018) for the Research Track of the ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), two flagship conferences in the field of data mining. For his outstanding contributions to data mining and mobile computing, Dr. Xiong was elected an ACM Distinguished Scientist in 2014. Right now, Dr. Xiong is on leave from Rutgers University and serving as the chief scientist of Baidu Inc. Google Scholar: