Gongtai is a postdoctoral researcher at UQ Business School. His research focuses on digital innovation, which mainly interests in the design of novel digital products and services, the growth strategy of digital ventures, and IT use and governance.

Gongtai earned his PhD at Warwick Business School. He worked as a research associate at Warwick Business School in a research project on the development of a heuristic toolset for guiding AI implementation in incumbent firms. He also has three years of work experience in the IT industry as a programmer and then a system analyst.

Gongtai’s research has been published in conference proceedings of ICIS and ECIS. One of the papers was listed among the four 2016 ECIS Best Paper Award Runners-Up. He has review experiences for top IS journals (ISJ and JSIS) and is an active reviewer of AIS Conferences (ICIS, ECIS, HICSS, AMCIS, and PACIS).