Short biography

Dr. Yong Zeng is a Professor in the Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering at Concordia University, Montreal, Canada. He is NSERC Chair in Aerospace Design Engineering (July 2015-June 2020) and was the Canada Research Chair in design science (April 2004 - August 2014).

He is the Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Integrated Design and Process Science (published by IOS) and an editorial board member of Computers in Industry and Journal of Computational Design and Engineering. His research aims to understand and improve creative design activities, which crosses design, computer science, mathematics, linguistics, and neurocognitive science. He has proposed the Environment-Based Design theory.