In 2015, aiming to improve the relationship between humans and technology, Hongbin Zhuang founded Emotech, one of the first startups in the world to provide multimodal AI and proactive interaction systems. As a leading London Startup Emotech has been recognized globally, winning 4 CES Awards, TechWorld’s best UK robotics company and a London Business Award. Hongbin himself was named Best Chinese Entrepreneur in London in 2018 and one of the Top 100 Asian Tech Star in the UK.
Before immigrating to London, Hongbin led the product team of Renren.com (Chinese Facebook) to IPO in NY in 2011. Hongbin holds an MSc Degree with Distinction in Human-Computer Interaction from UCL.