Shenzhen Research Institute of Big Data
Shenzhen Research Institute of Big Data (SRIBD) was established in March 2016 by the Shenzhen government to lead and coordinate the research and development of big data related innovation in Shenzhen. The institute’s initial funding is through the Shenzhen Peacock project on “Big Data Information Processing and Application”, led by the institute’s founding director Prof. Zhi-Quan Luo of the Chinese University of Hong Kong (Shenzhen).
The goal of SRIBD is to become a world-class big data research institute which has independent intellectual property rights and outstanding core technology advantages, and to become one of the top ten basic research institutions in Shenzhen. SRIBD is committed to attracting the world's top talents in the field of big data, promoting the transformation of advanced technologies, developing disruptive technologies that lead the transformation of the big data industry, constantly spawning new businesses and creating new jobs.
The institute focuses on the core issues in big data research including big data foundation theory, future new computing system for big data, big data driven intelligent application technology. We aim to establish a world-class research team composed of scientists from relevant disciplines and different research fields to conduct cross-disciplinary research and talent training. With SRIBD as a platform, we will gather various big data research strengths and industrial partners in Shenzhen, Dawan District, national and international, and jointly explore and develop the basic research and industrialization of big data.