David Lo

Singapore Management University

David Lo is an ACM Distinguished Member (Scientist) and Professor of Computer Science at Singapore Management University, leading the Software Analytics Research (SOAR) group. His research interest is in the intersection of software engineering, cybersecurity, and data science, encompassing socio-technical aspects and analysis of different kinds of software artifacts, with the goal of improving software quality and security and developer productivity. His work has been published in major and premier conferences and journals in the area of software engineering, AI, and cybersecurity attracting substantial interest from the community. He has won more than 15 international research and service awards including 6 ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper awards. He has served in more than 30 organizing committees and many program committees of research conferences, including serving as general or program co-chairs of ASE 2020, SANER 2019, ICSME 2018, ICPC 2017, and ASE 2016. He is also serving on the editorial board of a number of journals including Journal of Software Engineering Research and Development, IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Empirical Software Engineering, and IEEE Transactions on Reliability. His former PhD students, trainees, and postdocs have secured faculty positions and employment at high-tech industries around the globe. More information about him and his research group are available at http://www.mysmu.edu/faculty/davidlo/ and https://soarsmu.github.io/.