Xiaodong Ma, male, from Xuzhou, Jiangsu province. Doctor, professor, postgraduate tutor in applied economics and geography. Currently, he is deputy director of the Technology Department of Jiangsu Normal University and vice director of the Regional and Urban Research Center. He is also the technology leaders of Jiangsu province "project 333" young and middle-aged science, the member of China humanities and geography committee,
director of Jiangsu regional development research institute, outstanding young backbone teacher of Jiangsu provincial university "blue project", member of China humanities and geography professional committee, director of Jiangsu regional development research institute. In recent years, Prof. Ma has presided over the national natural science fund project, the ministry of education humanities and social science fund project, Jiangsu province social science fund project, humanities and social science fund project in Jiangsu province department of education and so on dozens of scientific research subjects, and take dozens of regional development strategy planning, modern service industry development planning, tourism planning and scenic spot design, land use planning, industrial development planning, urban and rural planning services etc. Prof. Ma has published more than 40 scientific papers, and published academic monographs on Urbanization Pattern and Process Based on ESDA, co-authored academic works such as Regional Main Functional Area Planning: Theoretical Method Cases, and GIS Spatial Correlation Model Excavation.