Shuai Wang

Applied Scientist

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Email: shuaiwanghk AT gmail DOT com

About Me [ LinkedIn Profile ]

I am an applied scientist at Amazon Web Services. I obtained my Ph.D. degree at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), advised by Prof. Bing Liu. I received my Master's degree from Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and Bachelor's degree from Guangdong University of Foreign Studies (GDUFS), Guangzhou, China.

Research Interest

I have broad interests in the fields of natural language processing (NLP), machine learning (ML), and data mining (DM), with experience or specialization in sentiment analysis, opinion mining, deep learning, information extraction, lifelong machine learning, graphical model, topic modeling, and other related topics.

Professional Services

Served as the area chair (AC), program committee (PC) member, or reviewer in premier international conferences and journals such as ACL, EMNLP, NAACL, COLING, AACL, AAAI, IJCAI, KDD, CIKM, TKDE, Machine Learning, Neurocomputing, Affective Computing, etc.

Selected Publications (see the full list in [Google Scholar])

Work Experience

  • Research Intern at Rakuten Institute of Technology, May 2018 - August 2018
  • Intern Scientist at Yahoo! Research, May 2016 - August 2016
  • Research Engineer at Health Media Collaboratory, Institute for Health Research and Policy, May 2015 - August 2015
  • Research Assistant at Chinese University of Hong Kong, June 2013 - May 2014


  • Fifty for The Future, awarded by Illinois Technology Foundation
  • Student Representative for the 50 Years of the ACM Turing Award Celebration
  • National Scholarship, awarded by Chinese Ministry of Education
  • Best Demo Award at Joint International Semantic Technology Conference 2011

Last Update: September 2021