Director of the National Engineering Laboratory for E-commerce Technology
Yueting Chai is a professor in the Department of Automation at Tsinghua University and Director of the National Engineering Laboratory for E-commerce Technology (NELECT). He graduated from Tsinghua University in 1991. His research mainly focuses on e-commerce, modern logistics and service science. He has served as project leader on more than 20 national major projects on these main research areas. He has been recognized with two provincial and ministerial-level science and technology progress awards, published six books and more than 100 papers in major journals and conferences in China and around the world.
In addition to his research, Professor Chai serves as the leader of the expert team of the National Advisory Committee for the Construction of E-commerce Demonstration Cities and the head of the Working Group on E-commerce of the National Standardization Committee. He also serves as a member of the Automatic Identification Manufacture Association of China and as Deputy Chairman of the Computer Application Committee of the China Computer Federation and the Chinese Automation Society.