Prof Jun WANG received the Wu Wenjun Artificial Intelligence Science and Technology Achievement Award in Shenzhen, China in December 2016 in recognition of his significant contributions to early concepts and sustained developments in the field of neural networks in particular and artificial intelligence as a whole.

Initiated by the Chinese Artificial Intelligence Association and approved by the Ministry of Science and Technology of China, the Award is conferred upon individuals who have made great breakthroughs and outstanding contributions in the field of intelligence science and technology.