Xiu-Shen WEI (魏秀参)– Biography


Xiu-Shen WEI received his Ph.D. degree in computer science and technology from Nanjing University. He is now a Professor at Key Lab of Intelligent Perception and Systems for High-Dimensional Information of Ministry of Education, Nanjing University of Science and Technology (NJUST). Before joining NJUST, he served as the Founding Director of Megvii Research Nanjing, Megvii Technology.

He has published more than sixty academic papers on the top-tier international journals and conferences, such as IEEE TPAMI, NeurIPS, CVPR, ICCV, ECCV, etc. He won six world championships in international authoritative computer vision competitions, including SnakeCLEF (in association with CVPR 2022), iWildCam (in association with CVPR 2020), iNaturalist (in association with CVPR 2019), Apparent Personality Analysis (in association with ECCV 2016), etc.

He was the Program Co-Chair of workshops in association with ICCV, IJCAI, ACM Multimedia, and ACCV, and he was the primary organizer of fine-grained visual analysis tutorials in CVPR, ICME and PRICAI. He also received the WuWenJun AI Excellent Young Scientist Award (2022), the Young Elite Scientist Sponsorship Program by CAST (2021), the Computer Federation Excellent Young Scientist Award (2021), and received the Best PC Member Award in CVPR 2017. His research interests are computer vision and machine learning. He has served as a Guest Editor of Pattern Recognition Journal, a Tutorial Co-Chair of ACCV 2022, a Senior PC member/Area Chair of AAAI, IJCAI and BMVC.