Guan Wang

Love. Faith. Hope.

Every award and honor is exciting.

Creativity & Programming:

  • 2nd Place at 1st Silicon Valley Intern Hackday (2011), hosted by LinkedIn
  • Winning project: LinkedOut. It's a joint work with Yuchen Zhao and Xiaoxiao Shi.
    Check more on this project here.
    More on the intern hackday event: hackday2011
  • Meritorious, Mathematical Contest in Modeling (2006), hosted by The Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications of USA
  • 1st Class Prize in the international Mathematical Contest in Modeling. Hundreds undergraduate teams over the world participated, Our team (with Yuanmi Chen and Yuan Sun) solved a math model problem and wrote a paper within 3 days. The paper was judged to be excellent in many aspects of modeling and problem solving.
  • Two-time Finalist, Programming Challenge (2010, 2011), hosted by Illinois Technology Association


  • NSF Travel Award, ICDM 2011, Vancouver, Canada
  • NSF Travel Award, ICDM 2008, Pisa, Italy


  • Semi-Finalist, Concept to Venture Business Plan Competition, hosted by UIC
  • It's a joint work with Xiaoxiao Shi and Yuchen Zhao. We proposed an idea of improving the efficiency of the world's innovations.