|General Conference Chair|
Professor Linlin Shen
Shenzhen University, China
Professor Linlin Shen received Ph.D. degree from the University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK. Prof. Shen is currently the “Pengcheng Scholar” Distinguished Professor at School of Computer Science and Software Engineering, Shenzhen University, Shenzhen, China. He is also an Honorary professor at School of Computer Science, University of Nottingham, UK and Visiting Professor at School of Computer Science, University of Nottingham, Ningbo, China. He serves as the director of Computer Vision Institute, AI Research Center for Medical Image Analysis and Diagnosis and China-UK joint research lab for visual information processing. He also serves as the Co-Editor-in-Chief of the IET journal of Cognitive Computation and Systems.
He is listed as the “Most Cited Chinese Researchers” by Elsevier, and listed in a ranking of the “Top 2% Scientists in the World” by Stanford University. He received the Most Cited Paper Award from the journal of Image and Vision Computing. His cell classification algorithms were the winners of the International Contest on Pattern Recognition Techniques for Indirect Immunofluorescence Images held by ICIP 2013 and ICPR 2016.
|Technical Program Committee Chair|
Professor Xinde Li
Southeast University ,China
Xinde Li (M’09-SM’16) earned his Ph.D. in Control Theory and Control Engineering, from Department of Control Science and Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), Wuhan, China, in 2007. Afterwards, he joined School of Automation, Southeast University, Nanjing, China, where he is currently a professor. He was an Academician of Russian Academy of Natural Sciences elected in 2020 and a cover person of Scientific Chinese in the same year. He was a vice director of Intelligent Robot Committee of Chinese Association for Artificial Intelligence from 2017, a vice director of Intelligent Products and Industry Working Committee of Chinese Association for Artificial Intelligence from 2019. His research interests include Artificial Intelligence, Intelligent Robot, Machine Perception and Understanding, and human-robot interaction, etc. He has undertaken many national key projects, i.e. National 863 key project, JKW key project, etc. and has published more than 80 high quality papers and 2 books, and owns 17 national invention patents. He also won many prizes, i.e. international contribution prize, Scientific and Technological Progress Award in CAA, etc.
Professor Nick Freris
University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)
Nick Freris is Professor in the School of Computer Science at USTC, and Vice Dean of the International College. He received the Diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), Greece, in 2005, and the M.S. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering, the M.S. degree in Mathematics, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering all from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) in 2007, 2008, and 2010, respectively. His research lies in AIoT/CPS/IoT: machine learning, distributed optimization, data mining, wireless networks, control, and signal processing, with applications in power systems, sensor networks, transportation, cyber security, and robotics. Dr. Freris has published several papers in high-profile conferences and journals held by IEEE, ACM, and SIAM and holds three patents. His research has been sponsored by the Ministry of Science and Technology of China, Anhui Dept. of Science and Technology, Tencent, and NSF, and was recognized with the National High-level Talent award, the USTC Alumni Foundation Innovation Scholar award, and the IBM High Value Patent award. Previously, he was with the faculty of NYU and, before that, he held senior researcher and postdoctoral researcher positions at EPFL and IBM Research,respectively. Dr. Freris is a Senior Member of ACM and IEEE, and a member of CCF and SIAM.
Professor Guoqiang Zhong
Ocean Universitiy of China,China.
Guoqiang Zhong received his B.S. degree in Mathematics from Hebei Normal University, Shijiazhuang, China, his M.S. degree in Operations Research and Cybernetics from Beijing University of Technology (BJUT), Beijing, China, and his Ph.D. degree in Pattern Recognition and Intelligent Systems from Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CASIA), Beijing, China, in 2004, 2007 and 2011, respectively. Between October 2011 and July 2013, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow with the Synchromedia Laboratory for Multimedia Communication in Telepresence, University of Quebec, Montreal, Canada. Between March 2014 and December 2020, he was an associate professor at Department of Computer Science and Technology, Ocean University of China, Qingdao, China. Since January 2021, he has been a full professor at College of Computer Science and Technology, Ocean University of China. He has published 4 books, 4 book chapters and more than 100 technical papers in the areas of artificial intelligence, pattern recognition, machine learning and computer vision. His research interests include pattern recognition, machine learning and computer vision. He has served as Chair/PC member/reviewer for many international conferences and top journals, such as IEEE TNNLS, IEEE TKDE, IEEE TCSVT, Pattern Recognition, Knowledge-Based Systems, Neurocomputing, ACM TKDD, AAAI, AISTATS, ICPR, IJCNN, ICONIP and ICDAR. He has been awarded outstanding reviewer by several journals, such as Pattern Recognition, Knowledge-Based Systems, Neurocomputing and Cognitive Systems Research. He has won the Best Paper Award of BICS2019 and the APNNS Young Researcher Award. He is senior member of CCF, CAAI and CSIG, member of ACM, IEEE, IAPR and APNNS, professional committee member of CAAI-PR, CAA-PRMI and CSIG-DIAR, and trustee of Shandong Association of Artificial Intelligence.
Dr. Pushpendu Kar
University of Nottingham Ningbo China, China
Dr. Pushpendu Kar is an Assistant Professor in the School of Computer Science at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (China campus of the University of Nottingham UK). Before this, he was a Research Fellow in the Department of ICT and Natural Sciences at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway, the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at National University of Singapore (NUS) and the Energy Research Institute at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. He has completed all his PhD, Masters of Engineering, and Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science and Engineering. He also completed Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP) 5.0, one professional course on Hardware & Networking, two professional courses on JAVA-J2EE, Finishing School Program from National Institute of Technology Durgapur, India and UGC sponsored refreshers course from Jadavpur University, India.
|Technical Program Committee Member|
Prof. Zhiwu Li, IEEE Senior Member, School of electro-mechanical engineering, Xidian University，China
Prof. Guoqiang Han, South China University of Technology/Guangdong Computer Academy, China
Prof. Jian Weng, IEEE Fellow, Jinan University, China
Prof. Nong Xiao, Sun Yat-sen University/Guangdong Computer Academy, China
Prof. Yong Tang, South China Normal University/Guangdong Computer Academy, China
Prof. Shengyi Jiang, Guangdong University of Foreign Studies/Guangdong Computer Academy, China
Prof. Bakshi Hardeep Vaid, School of Marine Sciences, Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, 219 Ningliu Blvd, Nanjing, China
Prof. Carlos Borrego, Departament Enginyeria of Information Comunicacions Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain
Prof. Jiang Wu, IEEE Senior Member, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China
Prof. Panos M. Pardalos, Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering, University of Florida, USA
Prof. Peng Liu, President of Nanjing big data research institute and President of Nanjing yunchuang Big Data Technology Co., Ltd, China
Prof. Shuanghua Yang, Southern University of Science and Technology, China
Prof. Xiaoling Jia, College of Electronics and Information Engineering, Tongji University,China
Prof. George Carutasu, Romanian American University, Romania
Prof. Koh Kakusho, Kwansei Gakuin University, Sanda, Japan
Prof. Bin Zi, Hefei University of Technology, China
Prof. Ramlee Mustapha, Sultan Idris Education University, Malaysia
Prof. S.M.F.D Syed Mustapha, Taif University, Saudi Arabia
Prof. Uday Gaitonde, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India
Prof. Suzaimah Ramli, Universiti Pertahanan Nasional Malaysia, Malaysia
Assoc.Prof.Yanfeng Lu, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Dr. J. Vicheanpanya, Rangsit University, Thailand
Dr. Mengqi Chen, Shenzhen University, China
Dr. Peng-Chun Lin, Chinese Culture University, Taiwan
Dr. Samuel Lukas, Universitas Pelita Harapan, Indonesia
Dr. Filippo Gomez Paloma, University of Salerno, Italy
|Academic Committee Member|
Prof. Xiaodi Li, Shandong NormalUniversity, China
Prof. D. Chimgee, National University of Mongolia, Mongolia
Prof. Ahrar Husain, Jamia Millia Islamia, India
Dr. V. Rossano, University of Bari, Italy
Prof. Kuo-Chin Fan, National Central University,Taiwan
Prof. David Carabias Galindo, Universidad de Valladolid, Spain
Lecturer Peng Chen, Southwest Jiaotong University,China
Assoc. Prof. Haitao Lin, Yuxi Normal University, China
Assoc. Prof. Ziyan Zhang, Hainan Tropical Ocean University, China
Dr. Azim Zaliha Abd Aziz, Faculty of Informatics & Computing, Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin, Malaysia
Dr. Hamid R. Ghaeini, CISPA - Helmholtz Center for Information Security, Saarbrücken, Germany.
Dr. Md. Khaja Mohiddin, Bhilai Institute of Technology, Raipur, India
Dr. Xuan Huang, China Foreign Trade Centre, CFTC/Guangdong Computer Academy, China
Dr. Rajesh S. Bansode, Professor in IT dept. at TCET w.e.f, India
Dr. Uttam Ghosh, IEEE Senior Member. Vanderbilt University, India
Dr. Aslina Baharum, IEEE Member, User Experience Research Lab (UXRL), Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS), Malaysia