Zhongzhi Shi is a professor at the Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, leading the Intelligence Science Laboratory. His research interests include intelligence science, machine learning, data mining, image processing, cognitive computing and etc. Professor Shi has published 14 monographs, 15 books and more than 450 research papers in journals and conferences. He has won a 2nd-Grade National Award at Science and Technology Progress of China in 2002, two 2nd-Grade Awards at Science and Technology Progress of the Chinese Academy of Sciences in 1998 and 2001, respectively. He is a fellow of CCF and CAAI, senior member of IEEE, member of AAAI and ACM, Chair for the WG 12.2 of IFIP. He serves as Editor-in-Chief of Series on Intelligence Science, Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Intelligence Science.