Dr. Hongzhi Li Principal Research Manager in Microsoft AI & Research. His research interests are mainly in machine intelligence areas, including multimodal content analysis, knowledge extraction and representation, pattern recognition and cloud based computing. His current research is focused on deep learning for visual intelligence and its applications on cloud computing platform.

Dr. Li has published in ACM Multimedia, TMM, ICMR, EMNLP, NAACL, SPIE and other venues. He is the winner of grand challenge (first place) in ACM Multimedia 2012.