Luyao (Sunshine) Zhang is a tenure-tracked Assistant Professor in Business Management at East China Normal University in Shanghai, China. She has an abiding passion for interdisciplinary collaborations, especially related to Artificial Intelligence (Machine Learning), Fintech (Cryptocurrency and Blockchain), and Big Data (from all industries). She is also keenly interested in seeking creative solutions to challenging problems and transferring in-depth insights into practical impacts. She is a part-time consultant at PreScouter and working with industry pioneers on big-data paradigm shifts and digital transformations. She has dedicated herself to services with empathy, which she believes is one critical cornerstone of any civil society. She has served many local and international communities. She is the Ambassador for Startup Genome in Shanghai and was the Founding President for Dance Illumination, an NPO aiming at promoting diverse dance histories.