Dongmin Chen

Professor and Dean at School of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Peking University

Prof. Dongmin Chen is Chinese National 1000-talent scholar and a Chair Professor in Peking University Big Data Institute.  He heads the Planning Committee for School of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at PKU.  From 2012-1026 He served as the Director of Office of Science and Technology Development at PKU, and has overseen the university innovation ecosystem development, including technology licensing, spin-offs, several incubators and investment funds, and entrepreneurship education programs.  He was a former Sr. Rowland Fellow at Harvard University for 15 years and a serial entrepreneur and co-founder of two Silicon Valley companies.  Prof. Chen is the International Adviser of WIPO Global Innovation Index and the Honorary Advisor and former Chairman & President of Chinese American Semiconductor Professional Association.  Prof. Chen is an Associate Editor of Applied Physics letter. He co-authored more than 70 scientific publications and 150 US and international patents.

Peking University is a comprehensive and national key university. The university has effectively combined research on important scientific subjects with the training of personnel with a high level of specialized knowledge and professional skill as demanded by the country’s socialist modernization. It strives not only for improvements in teaching and research work, but also for the promotion of interaction and mutual promotion among various disciplines.   Peking University has become a center for teaching and research and a university of a new type, embracing diverse branches of learning such as basic and applied sciences, social sciences and the humanities, and sciences of medicine, management, and education. Its aim is to rank among the world’s best universities in the future.