Mr. Ming Li, Director of Smart City Department of China Center for Urban Development under National Development and Reform Commission. His research interests include smart cities, big data analytics, and sustainable urban development. Mr. Li has led several regional and urban planning projects, and he owns rich research experiences to support the National “10th Five-Year-Plan” & “11th Five-Year-Plan” for National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and Ministry of Housing and Urban-rural Development (MoHURD). He also led and completed the information platform project for MoHURD transportation center with the collection, processing and comprehensive analysis of traffic information. Recently, his research focuses on the development of main national corridors in China.