Kai Qin received the Ph.D. degree from the Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) in 2007. After that, he worked at the University of Waterloo (Canada) and then INRIA (France) from 2007 to 2012. He joined the RMIT University (Australia) in 2012, first as a Vice-Chancellor’s research fellow and then promoted to a lecturer. His major research interests include evolutionary computation, machine learning, computer vision, GPU computing and service computing. He is an IEEE senior member.