Jun Zhu is an associate professor at Tsinghua University, an adjunct faculty at Carnegie Mellon University, and a deputy director of the State Key Lab for Intelligent Technology and Systems. His principal interests lie in statistical machine learning for solving scientific and engineering problems. Jun received Ph.D. in computer science from Tsinghua in 2009. He did post-doctoral research at Carnegie Mellon University from 2009 to 2011. Jun has published over 80 peer-reviewed papers in prestigious conferences and journals. He is an associate editor for IEEE Trans. on PAMI and Artificial Intelligence. He served as area chair/senior PC for ICML (2014-2017), NIPS (2013, 2015), IJCAI (2013-2017), UAI (2014-2017), AAAI (2016, 2017), and AISTATS (2017). He was a local co-chair of ICML 2014. Jun is a recipient of CCF Distinguished Ph.D. Thesis Award, IEEE Intelligent Systems "AI's 10 to Watch" Award, NSFC Excellent Young Scholar Award, and CCF Young Scientist Award.