Xi (Vincent) Wang is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Production Engineering, and also the chair of the XPRES research centre's research leading team. He is working with the division of Sustainable Manufacturing. Vincent received his PhD and Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Auckland (New Zealand) and Tianjin University (China), respectively in 2013 and 2008. Vincent’s main research focus is on Cloud-based manufacturing, sustainable manufacturing, computer-aided design, process planning, and manufacturing. Additionally, he has been involved with STEP-compliant CNC research (ISO10303/14649) for years.