- Business Analytics and Intelligence, Multimodal Data Mining, Natural Language Processing, Human-Centered AI
Selected Working Papers:
- Yang Bao, and Hui Fang. Bayesian Trust Modeling Based on Online Rating Behaviors: A Probabilistic Programming Approach.
- Yang Bao, Bin Ke, and Xiaojun Zhang. Predicting Corporate Earnings Using a Machine Learning Approach.
- Xun Ji, Yang Bao, and Hui Fang. FinRiskBERT: A Fine-Tuned BERT Model for Predicting Financial Risk from Conference Call Transcripts.
- Yang Bao, Gilles Hilary and Bin Ke. Artificial Intelligence and Fraud Detection. In: Babich V., Birge J.R., Hilary G. (eds) Innovative Technology at the Interface of Finance and Operations, Springer Series in Supply Chain Management, vol 11. Springer, Cham.
- PI, Research on Corporate Disclosures using Multimodal Deep Learning with Human in the Loop, NSFC, 2023.1-2026.12, 460,000CNY.
- PI, Text Analysis of Corporate Disclosures using Machine Learning: Methods and Applications, NSFC, 2017.1-2019.12, 180,000CNY.
- PI, Detecting Accounting Frauds using Machine Learning, Shanghai Pujiang Program, 2016.9-2020.8, 100,000CNY.
- Reviewer for Journals: Management Science, Management Information Systems Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Journal on Computing, Production and Operations Management, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, Journal of Systems and Software, Information Processing & Management, Information & Management, Information Technology and Management, Electronic Commerce Research and Applications, Empirical Studies of the Arts, European Journal of Marketing, Research Policy, The Financial Review, Journal of Business Ethics, Annals of Operations Research, etc.
- Track Co-Chair for: Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2018)
- Associate Editor for: International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2018-2019, 2021, 2023), Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2019)
- Program Committee for: AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI 2021-2022), China Summer Workshop on Information Management (CSWIM 2017-2019, 2021), International Conference on Progress in Informatics and Computing (PIC 2016-2018)
- Reviewer for Conferences: International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2013-2015, 2017-2018), International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2015-2016), Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2014, 2016, 2019), Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2015), International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2014-2015), International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP 2013), Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems (WITS 2011, 2020-2022)
- Yu Sun (Master Student, 2022-Now), Thesis Topic: TBD
- Yuchen Hao (PhD Student, 2021-Now), Thesis Topic: TBD
- Qijin Chen (Master Student, 2020-Now), Thesis Topic: Stock Embedding (working in progress)