Layla's passion for education led her to become a lecturer at Soochow University where she's been speaking for the last 5 years.
Layla believes that technology can do a lot of good in the world. In 2016 Layla became a board member at the World Economic Forum Global Shapers Foundation, an international network of young people who are committed to changing the world. She also started a CSR program to help migrant children across China. 
In 2015 Dong became the founder and CEO of Broadshine Co. Ltd and 2 years later she became the founder and CEO of Blockshine Technology, an all-in-one blockchain solutions platform that serves to expand the blockchain space and usher in projects that make a social impact.