Young CIE

Young CIE Group Officers

Co-Chair: Alice Huang 

Alice Huang joined CIE in 2022, and she is currently serving as the Co-Chair of Young CIE. Alice is the Head of Admissions and Marketing of Yew Chung International School, Silicon Valley, a private, international school providing a dual language (Mandarin and English) education for preschool through middle school, located in Mountain View, CA. She was previously a Branding & Marketing manager at Reckitt Benckiser, overseeing a Mother & Baby brand in the Great China Area. Before moving to the US, Alice was working on her startup - YD Health, a Physical Therapy technology company, in Beijing. She was also in charge of the East Asia admissions and Marketing at New York University for two years. Besides, she served as a marketing manager in an AI tech startup, acquired by Baidu, Inc in early 2017. Alice graduated from NYU with a Master’s Degree in Social Policy focusing on Education and Immigration. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Foreign Languages and Literature from Beijing Normal University, with an exchange study at The University of Manchester in the UK. Alice was one of four college graduate recipients of Fulbright Scholarship from China in 2014. Alice loves to play Magic: The Gathering and ultimate frisbee. She is a big fan of karaoke as well.

Co-Chair: Dr. Hsi-Ming Chang

Dr. Hsi-Ming Chang (張曦明博士) is a senior staff data scientist at GE Healthcare. He was a senior data scientist at CureMetrix. He leverages deep learning to develop the next generation medical imaging analysis technology. He made a career transition from physics to data science right after receiving his Ph.D. in theoretical particle physics from University of California, San Diego. He received his B.S. in physics from National Tsing Hua University and M.S. in physics from National Taiwan University.

Advisor: Dr. Zhi “Zee” Zhai

Dr. Zhi “Zee” Zhai (翟志博士) joined CIE in 2020, and services as the secretary of the EECS group. Dr. Zhai is currently a senior software engineer at Roblox Corp., focused on building platforms and data pipelines.

He received his B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Nankai University in Tianjin, and Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the University of Notre Dame. His research was mainly concentrated on studies of large-scale online platforms with multiple agents.

Advisor: Pei-Yu (Carol) Hou

Pei-Yu (Carol) Hou joined CIE in 2014 and was Chair of Young CIE in 2016. Pei-Yu is currently senior display EE architect at Apple Inc, working on incubation projects to bring new technologies to implementable display electrical architecture for next-generation products. Before transitioning to the incubation team, she was leading iPad display module electronics design for many generations of iPads. She was previously a senior mixed-signal IC design engineer at Nvidia working on leading-edge high speed LPDDR I/O design in Tegra mobile application processor for self-driving and deep learning applications. She received her B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Washington and M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University. 

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