Xubin Cao is Director of the Economic Management Experimental Teaching Center at Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE). He joined SWUFE in 1995 and has long been responsible for the campus IT strategy and laboratory management. He is also a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE, 2000) and an Apple Distinguished Educator (ADE, 2005). He was a Visiting Scholar at Marrietta College (2001-2002) and Texas Tech University (2012-2013). He obtained his Masters (2006) and Ph.D. (2013) in the School of Information at SWUFE. His research fields involve Fintech, Business Intelligence, and Social Network Analysis.