Ping spent a decade innovating ways of making sense of data in various domains, from consumer behavior modeling to algorithmic security detection. Her works were published as journal articles, monographs and books. Ping holds a PhD in Management Information System from the University of Arizona with a focus on machine learning, consumer analytics and healthcare surveillance. She is a currently a research scientist with the Salesforce Security Analytics team. Ping spoke at various conferences in the field of management science such as ICIS, WITS, BioSecure among others, and InfoSec events including BayThreat, BSidesSF and CanSecWest 2013, OWASP AppSec 2015.