Qiang Zhu is a Staff member of Business Analytics Data Mining team at LinkedIn. He and his team apply advanced Data Mining techniques to drive LinkedIn’s monetization efforts, ranging from a machine learning platform which powers member Email Marketing, to Sales Intelligence tools while help salespeople sell smarter. Prior to joining LinkedIn, he worked at StumbleUpon as a Data Scientist. Qiang holds a PhD in Computer Science from University of California, Riverside. His work has appeared in many top tier Data Mining conferences and journals, including the one which won the Best Paper Award in SIGKDD 2012.