Prof. Yutong Lu is the Director of National Supercomputing Center in Guangzhou, China. She is the professor in School of Computer Science, Sun Yat-sen University. She is ISC Fellow, and a member of Chinese national key R&D plan HPC special expert committee She got her B.S, M.S, and PhD degrees from the NUDT. Her extensive research and development experience has spanned several generations of domestic supercomputers in China. Prof. Lu is deputy chief designer of Tianhe Project. She had won first class award and outstanding award of Chinese national science and technology progress in 2009 and 2014 respectively. She is leading several innovation projects on HPC and Big Data supported by the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), and Guangdong Province. Her continuing research interests include parallel operating systems (OS), high-speed communication, large scale file system& data management, advanced programming environment & applications.