Xinyu Kong is a Ph.D. student in Major of architecture (urban and rural planning direction), born in Tianjin. She obtained a bachelor's degree in network engineering from Nanjing Agricultural University and a master's degree in urban planning from the University of Melbourne.
In September 2017, Xinyu Kong attended 22nd Inter-University Seminar on Asian Megacities (IUSAM) held in Tianjin University and gave a speech. In May 2018, as a member of secretariat team, Xinyu Kong assist Prof. Haoying Han to host the 1st Inter-University Symposium on Asian Megacities or named as the 23nd Inter-University Seminar on Asian Megacities held in Zhejiang University. In November 2018, Xinyu participated the Workshop of the Farmer’s Market in the planning and design, and gave a special report and a design report during the workshop. In September 2019, Xinyu Kong attended 24th Inter-University Symposium on Asian Megacities (IUSAM) held in Pacific National University and gave a speech entitled “The Dynamic Utilization of Time and Space in Farmer’s Market”. In 2018, as a member of the Women's Basketball Team of Zhejiang University, Xinyu Kong won the Women's Group A Championship in the 15th University Games of Zhejiang Province (Universiade every four years).