Yatao Li is a Senior Researcher at Microsoft Research Asia (Beijing, China). He joined Microsoft in September 2014 after receiving his MPhil degree from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. He received his B.S. degree from University of Science and Technology of China in 2012. His research interests cover Distributed Computing, Compilers and Programming Languages, Heterogeneous Computing and new paradigms of Artificial Intelligence for art, engineering and science.