Shugong Xu is an IEEE Fellow, a distinguished professor at Shanghai University, and head of the Shanghai Institute for Advanced Communication and Data Science (SICS). He owns over 40 issued US/WO/CN patents and published more than 140 peer-reviewed research papers during his over 20 years career in research (over 15 years in industrial research labs). He was awarded "National Innovation Leadership Talent" from China government in 2013 and selected as IEEE Fellow in 2015. Moreover, prof. Xu won the 2017 Award for Advances in Communication from IEEE Communication Society. His research interests include V2X, wireless communication systems, and machine learning, etc.