Zhang Yao

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, RoboTerra Inc.

Alumna, Columbia University. Has been working in the technology and education field for more than a decade. Founder and Chief Executive Officer, RoboTera. RoboTerra, recognized as a Star Company at the 2014 World Learning Technology Summit and a Top 30 Innovations Company at the Silicon Valley Innovations Forum, provides a cloud-based learning solution connecting educational robots built by students and respective course modules, which brings rewarding and fun learning experiences to students. 2016, Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum. Frequent speaker at conferences in data processing, econometrics, robotics and design, such as AEA, NAFSA and TED. Has been interviewed by CNBC, Forbes, CCTV and other media. Named: one of 25 Women in Robotics, RoboHub (2015); Innovation Ambassador, UNCTAD.