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AI, Machine Learning, Blockchain… How is technology disrupting the world?

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Lei is a senior research scientist at DeepMind. Prior joining DeepMind, she finished her PhD in Computer Science at University of Oxford, where she was fully funded by EPSRC, which was rarely given to non-EU students. Before Oxford, she did her undergraduate and postgraduate studies at University of Nottingham and University of Cambridge, respectively. Her research interest lies at the intersection of natural language processing and deep learning, with particular interest in machine translation, transfer, and multitask learning. Lei has published many papers in top machine learning conferences such as ICML and ICLR.

于蕾,DeepMind高级研究科学家。曾在牛津大学攻读博士学位,期间获得由英国工程与自然科学研究理事会(EPSRC)资助的全额奖学金。工作经历: DeepMind,谷歌总部。研究方向:自然语言处理,机器学习,深度学习,曾在ICML/ICLR等机器学习顶级会议上发表数篇论文。
 
Ray currently works at the most recognized cryptocurrency wallet and blockchain solution provider Blockchain.info. Ray has gained in-depth knowledge on cryptocurrency and related encryption systems and blockchain development. He also has a deep understanding of the development of blockchains industry in Europe area and in China. Ray started career at Royal Bank of Scotland and participated in the development of credit derivative system, European bond market making system, and client onboarding system. After that, Ray joined Goldman Sachs to continue build his experience in technical department and participate in the development of financial derivatives big data system, which integrates front office transaction data into data warehouse for big data processing. After two and a half years of working at Goldman Sachs, Ray decided to move to more emerging digital currency and blockchain industry and continued to work on system development.  Ray acquired his Bachelor degree in Computer Science and Management from the University of Nottingham. Ray’s postgraduate degree was completed in the Department of Computer Science at University College London, where he studied Networked Computer System.

Ray先后就职于高盛,苏格兰皇家银行,分别从事过CDS衍生物系统开发,欧洲债券市场系统开发以及银行客户审核系统开发,以及融衍生物大数据系统。在高盛工作两年半后,Ray进入了更为新兴的数字货币及区块链行业继续从事系统开发工作。目前Ray所在的公司是业界认可度最高的数字货币钱包及区块链服务公司Blockchain.info。在六年多的开发经历中,Ray参与过各类金融系统项目并侧重于服务器端系统架构设计与开发,具备深厚的实际开发经验和专业的程序开发技能。Ray深入研究了目前数字货币相关的加密系统和区块链开发,对欧洲以及中国的区块链发展情况也有很深行业理解。Ray毕业于伦敦大学学院计算机系和诺丁汉大学计算机管理专业。