Dr. Yafei Yang is an expert in chipset development and data security, with many years of research and management experience in semiconductor industry. From May 2008 to March 2016, he worked at Qualcomm Inc., responsible for Qualcomm product security strategy, including smartphone chipsets, automotive chipsets, networking chipsets, IoT chipsets and server chipsets. In April 2016, Dr. Yang Co-founded Shenzhen DAPU Microelectronics Co. Ltd with IEEE Fellow Prof. Qing Yang. Dr. Yang graduated from Univ. of Rhode Island and holds 7 US patents. He was invited to perform expert reviews on the technical proposals submitted under BTOP (White House Broadband Technology Opportunities Program) in 2010. To honor Dr. Yang's outstanding contribution to US economic recovery, US Secretary of Commerce (Gary Locke) and Assistant Secretary (Lawrence Strickling) wrote appreciation letters to him.