A selection of my awards and media coverages, sorted by time.

πŸ† Jacobs School Early Career Faculty Development Award, UCSD, 2024
πŸ† NSF CAREER Award, 2023
πŸ† Google Research Scholar Award, 2021
πŸ“’ HDSI@UCSD: Jingbo Shang, Runner-Up ACM SIGKDD Dissertation Award
πŸ“’ CS@Illinois News: Shang’s Research Flourishes under the Right Guidance, Sustains Illinois CS Success in Data Mining, 2020
πŸ† SIGKDD Dissertation Award Runner-up, 2020
πŸ† IEEEXtreme 13.0 World Champion, 2019
πŸ† IEEEXtreme 12.0 World Champion, 2018 [Details]
πŸ† The Web Conference Best Poster Award Runner-up, 2018
πŸ† C.W. Gear Outstanding Graduate Award, 2018. This award is for only one outstanding graduate student each year in the CS Department at UIUC. [Details]
πŸ† Google PhD Fellowship, 2017 sole winner in Structured Data and Database Management from North America.
πŸ† The Champion of ITA Challenge 2017.
πŸ† 4th place, Fake News Challenge #1, 2017. github repo
πŸ“’ Google AI Blog: Announcing 2017 Google PhD fellows, 2017
πŸ“’ CS@Illinois News: Two Illinois Graduate Students Win Google Fellowship, 2017
πŸ“’ Illinois Tech Association: Champion Picture, 2017
πŸ“’ CS@Illinois News: Illinois Team Tests Problem-Solving Skills at ICPC 2017. I’m the team’s coach.
πŸ† Grand prize, Yelp Dataset Challenge, [Yelp], 2016
πŸ“’ TripAdvisor Blog: Mining Text for Review Snippets., 2016. My phrase mining methods are utilized and appreciated.
πŸ“’ CS@Illinois News: Illinois Team Advances to ICPC World Finals., 2016. I’m the team’s coach.
πŸ“’ Yelp: Winners of Yelp Dataset Challenges., 2016. I’m Round 5 winner.
πŸ† Runner-up, Prostate Cancer DREAM challenge, [DREAM Challenge], 2015
πŸ“’ TripAdvisor Blog: Using NLP to Find β€œInteresting” Collections of Hotels, 2015
πŸ“’ National Institute of Health BD2K Center: UIUC Teams Won Twice in the Recent DREAM Prostate Cancer Challenges., 2015
πŸ† Computer Science Excellence Fellowship, [CS@ILLINOIS], 2014
πŸ“’ Excellent Undergraduate Thesis Award (Shanghai Jiao Tong University), 2014
πŸ“’ Zhiyuan Excellent Student Scholarship (Shanghai Jiao Tong University), 2014
πŸ† Gold medal, 2nd Place, Asian Champion in ACM International Collegiate Programming Competition (ICPC) World Finals 2013. Much more related awards in Experience.
πŸ† National Scholarship (China), 2012
πŸ“’ SJTU News: Zhiyuan Students Win Championship at the ACM International Collegiate Programming Finals, 2012