Tao Mei is a Vice President with JD.com and the Deputy Managing Director of JD AI Research, where he also serves as the Director of Computer Vision and Multimedia Lab. His team is focusing on the research, development, and innovation of computer vision and multimedia, with a broad range of applications in retail, logistics, cloud and edge, smart city, and new media. Prior to joining JD.com in 2018, he was a Senior Research Manager with Microsoft Research Asia in Beijing, China, where he has shipped over 20 inventions and technologies to Microsoft products and services. He has authored or co-authored over 200 publications (with 12 best paper awards) in journals and conferences, and holds over 50 US and international patents.
Tao is or has been a Senior Editor of IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, an Associate Editor of IEEE Trans. on Image Processing, IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, IEEE Trans. on Multimedia, ACM Trans. on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications, Pattern Recognition, etc. He is the Founding Chair of ACM Multimedia Asia Conference, General Co-chair of IEEE ICME 2019, the Program Co-chair of ACM Multimedia 2018, IEEE ICME 2015 and IEEE MMSP 2015.
Tao received B.E. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China. He is a Guest Professor of University of Science and Technology of China, Fudan University, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (Shenzhen), and Yonsei University. Tao was elected as a Fellow of IEEE (2019), a Fellow of IAPR (2016), a Distinguished Scientist of ACM (2016), and a Distinguished Industry Speaker of IEEE Signal Processing Society (2017), for his contributions to large-scale multimedia analysis and applications.
梅涛博士，京东集团副总裁，京东人工智能研究院副院长，科技部科技创新2030重大项目“智能供应链人工智能开放创新平台”首席科学家。他负责京东科技计算机视觉领域的基础研究、技术创新和产品研发。加入京东之前，梅涛博士曾担任微软亚洲研究院资深研究员。他在多媒体分析和计算机视觉领域发表论文200余篇，先后12次荣获国际最佳论文奖，并拥有50余项美国和国际专利。他担任多个国际学术期刊的编委和国际学术会议的大会主席。因在大规模多媒体分析与应用领域的杰出贡献，梅博士先后被遴选为国际电气电子工程师学会和国际模式识别学会会士 (IEEE and IAPR Fellow)，国际计算机协会杰出科学家，并担任中国科学技术大学、复旦大学和香港中文大学（深圳）客座教授。