Mr. Li, D.E., is the vice president of Research Institute of Highway, the Ministry of Transport of the People’s Republic of China. He is also the director of National Center of ITS Engineering and Technology (ITSC), the member of National Advisory Committee of New Generation Artificial Intelligence Strategy, vice chairman of the National Technical Committee of ITS Standardization (SAC/TC268), chairman of National Technical Committee of Auto Maintenance Standardization, chairman of Trailer Subcommittee of National Technical Committee of Auto Standardization, chairman of China ITS Industry Alliance Advisory Committee.
He has been engaged in ITS R&D for over twenty years, with prominent and pioneering achievements in the fields of smart highway, road network operation, vehicles-road cooperation. He has presided over or participated in more than twenty projects, including the National Science and Technology Support Program, the National 863 Program and the National Key Research and Development Program. He has presided over or participated in the study of over ten standards and specifications. He was the winner of Second Prize of the State Scientific and Technological Progress Award once, the winner of First and Second Prize of the Provincial and Ministerial Scientific and Technology Progress Awards seven times. He has published two academic monographs, over thirty academic papers and been granted more than ten patents.