2020 Engineering Leader Under 40:
Keyi Sun

October 26, 2020

Featured by Control Engineering, written by Amanda Pelliccione

"Advanced manufacturing, supported by iAI, is going to revolutionize how manufacturers compete in the global economy, upgrade skills, create jobs, and onshore business to the United States."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         - Keyi Sun

Keyi Sun has brought extensive Industry 4.0, Industrial Artificial Intelligence (iAI), and engineering knowledge to Foxconn.

Since joining Foxconn, Keyi Sun,

  • Started the iAI division of Foxconn with the goal to deliver Industrial AI solutions to manufacturers to reduce work, worry, and waste.

  • Leads the Foxconn iAI Institute with the vision to bridge the skills gap and provide industrial training to companies across the globe.

  • Ran Foxconn's Lighthouse Academy for the World Economic Forum’s Lighthouse smart manufacturing training.

  • Founded the iAI Institute Data Foundry where students, employees, and AI enthusiasts can find real industrial data sets.

Outside of working at Foxconn, Keyi Sun volunteers with One-School where she is part of a small team of teachers who educate underprivileged children in rural areas.

More: https://www.controleng.com/articles/2020-engineering-leader-under-40-keyi-sun-34/