School of Computer Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University
Gao Cong is currently a Professor in the School of Computer Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University (NTU). Before joining NTU, he was an Assistant professor in Aalborg University, Denmark (2008-2009). Before that, he worked as a researcher at the Microsoft Research Asia. From 2004 to 2006, He worked as a postdoc research fellow in the database group within the University of Edinburgh. He earned his Ph.D. in Computer Science from National University of Singapore in 2004.
His current research interests include database, data mining, text mining, and information retrieval. He is active in the Database and Data Mining research community. His work was published in premier database, data mining, information retrieval and natural language processing conferences, such as ACM SIGMOD, VLDB, ICDE, ACM KDD, WWW, ACM SIGIR, ACM CIKM, ACL, etc. He also served as a PC member for the aforementioned conferences.