Fellows

Yitian Zhang

Programm: Zukunftsbrücke - Chinese-German Young Professional Campus
Jahrgang: Jahrgang 2018
Zhang Yitian is director of the Artificial Intelligence Research Office, which is one of the key sectors of the China Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (CICS-CERT). Besides, he is Secretary-General of the Speech Industry Alliance of China. Since 2016, Zhang Yitian has been working at China Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (CICS-CERT), composing speeches, drafting reports and preparing domestic policy activities for Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT). As for publications, he co-authored several AI-related official reports such as Artificial Intelligence Development Report (2016-2017). By conducting in-depth researches on relevant projects and delivering speeches at high-level conferences, he is devoting himself to the objectives of the Three-year Action Plan for the Development of a New Generation of Artificial Intelligence Industries (2018-2020). From 2012 to 2013, Zhang Yitian was a visiting scholar in Virginia Tech University in USA and studied Management Science and Engineering in School of Business. Now he holds a doctor's degree in Management Science and Engineering as well as a bachelor's degree in Computer Science and Technology from Harbin Institute of Technology and received his master's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.