Hi! I am Shaolin Zhang, a senior at Columbia University. I am majoring in Computer Science with minor in Entrepreneurship. My primary research interest is in distributed and decentralized computing and service-on-edge. I am an active angel investor and have been an investment associate and scout for K2VC, China's top ranking early-stage investment fund.
In February 2016, I co-founded Remix, the first high school lifestyle application in China and finalized an investment at a post-money valuation of $800,000. I also co-founded and co-chaired the largest hackathon in China, THE Hack, in collaboration with ShanghaiTech University.
I am a veteran hackathon participant, setting various records at various hackathons: