1 POSTS 0 COMMENTSDr. Geoff Jiang joined Ant Financial in 2017 and leads the Intelligent Technology Group. He is also head of the FinTech Lab at DAMO Academy, the frontier technology research program set up by Alibaba Group. Before joining Ant, he was leading NEC Laboratories America at Princeton, New Jersey and NEC Global R&D for many years as a technology VP. His team built disruptive new products and solutions in the areas of Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Distributed Systems and Cloud Platforms, and Computer Security. He has published over 160 top tier technical papers including best papers from top conferences such as SIGKDD and also has over 60 US patents granted with more pending. He was named as the 2014 "NEC Contributors of the Year" - the highest and most prestigious award from NEC Corp.