Yi Zeng is a Berggruen Fellow researching Brain-inspired Artificial Intelligence, ranging from Brain-inspired Cognitive Models for AI and Robotics, Philosophy and Ethics of AI, etc. at the Berggruen Institute China Center at Peking University. He is Professor and Deputy Director at the Research Center for Brain-inspired Intelligence, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences. Zeng became a member of the Artificial Intelligence Governance Committee of the Ministry of Science and Technology of China in 2019. and he holds a PhD from Beijing University of Technology, China.
His main efforts focus on creating Artificial General Intelligence and Brain-inspired Conscious Living Becomings for future Human-AI Society.