Huy Vo is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at The City College of New York (CUNY-CCNY), and the Center for Urban Science and Progress at New York University (NYU-CUSP). His research focuses on large-scale data analysis and visualization, big data systems, and scalable displays. He received his B.S. in Computer Science (2005) and PhD in Computing (2011) from the University of Utah. He currently directs the Big Data Interactions Lab that works closely with domain scientists, city agencies and urban planners to investigate novel techniques of big data and its applications in the urban domain. Before joining CUNY-CCNY in 2015, he was a senior research scientist at NYU-CUSP and a research faculty at NYU Tandon School of Engineering.