The intelligent knowledge engineering lab (IKE lab) was built in Oct., 2012 and the lab leader is Professor Jerry Chun-Wei Lin (IET Fellow, IEEE Senior Member, ACM Senior Member). Prof. Lin currently works as a full Professor at the Department of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Mathematical Sciences, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences, Bergen, Norway. He was working as an Assistant Professor (2012/10 – 2016/12) and Associate Professor (2016/12 – 2018/07) at School of Computer Science and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology Shenzhen Graduate School, China. He has published more than 300 research papers in refereed journals (140 SCI journals) and international conferences. Professor Lin is also one of the project leader of SPMF: An Open-Source Data Mining Library (http://www.philippe-fournier-viger.com/spmf/), which is a toolkit to collect and implement the library for variants of data mining algorithms. He is also the leader of the PPSF project: An Open-Source of Privacy-Preserving and Security Library (http://ppsf.ikelab.net/). The research fields of IKE Lab include data mining, machine learning and artificial intelligence, optimization, soft computing, and privacy-preserving and security technologies.