Keynote Speakers-IWPR2019

Prof. Yiu-ming Cheung

IEEE&IET Fellow, Prof. Yiu-ming Cheung, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong

Speech Title: Clustering on Imbalanced Data (Click here for abstract)

Yiu-ming Cheung received Ph.D. degree from Department of Computer Science and Engineering at The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2000. He joined the Department of Computer Science in Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) in 2001, and became a full professor since 2012. He is an IEEE Fellow, IET/IEE Fellow, British Computer Society (BCS) Fellow, Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA), and IETI Distinguished Fellow, as well as the recipient of “Chu Tian Scholars” in China. His research interests include machine learning, pattern recognition, image and video processing, and optimization. He has published over 220 articles in the high-quality conferences and journals, including IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE Transactions on SMC (Part B), and so on. (About More...)

Prof. Xudong Jiang


Prof. Xudong Jiang, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Speech Title: Sematic Scene Segmentation with Shape-Variant Context (Click here for abstact)

Prof. Xudong Jiang received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degree from the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, and received the Ph.D. degree from Helmut Schmidt University Hamburg, Germany. From 1986 to 1993, he worked as Lecturer at UESTC where he received two Science and Technology Awards from the Ministry for Electronic Industry of China. He was a recipient of the German Konrad-Adenauer Foundation young scientist scholarship. From 1993 to 1997, he was with Helmut Schmidt University Hamburg, Germany as scientific assistant. From 1998 to 2004, He worked with the Institute for Infocomm Research, A*Star, Singapore, as Senior Research Fellow, Lead Scientist and appointed as the Head of Biometrics Laboratory where he developed an software that achieved the fastest and the second most accurate fingerprint verification in the International Fingerprint Verification Competition (FVC2000). He joined Nanyang Technological University, Singapore as a faculty member in 2003 and served as the Director of the Centre for Information Security from 2005 to 2011. (About More...)

Prof. Jin Wang


Prof. Jin Wang, Valdosta State University, USA

Speech Title: Data Mining in Education: A Predictive Model for Student Success (Click here for abstract)

Dr. Jin Wang is a Professor of Operations Research and a Director of the Data Science Lab at Valdosta State University, USA. He received his Ph.D. degree from the School of Industrial Engineering at Purdue University in 1994. His research interests include Data Mining, Machine Learning, Big Data, Modeling and Optimization, Supply Chain, Portfolio Management, Computer Simulation, and Applied Statistics. He has more than 30 years collegiate teaching experience at Purdue University, Florida State University, Auburn University, and Valdosta State University. Dr. Wang has been active in professional research activities. He has authored or co-authored many research papers in the referred journals and conference proceedings. He was invited as a keynote speaker and the conference chair for several Data Science, Big Data, Management Science, and Education conferences. (About More...)

Prof. Li Li


Prof. Li Li, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China

Speech Title: Software Define Silicon (SDSi) and Its Application Research on Digital Signal Processing and Deep Learning (Click here for abstract)

Li Li is now a professor of VLSI Design Institute, School of Electronic Science and Engineering, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China. She is the Vice President of School of microelectronics. She is also the vice president of Nanjing Integrated Circuit Industry Association. She is also honored to be the national scientist training object of “333 Project” and the leading talent of “Six Talent Peak” in Jiangsu Province. Dr. Li is a member of Circuits & Systems for Communications (CASCOM) TC of IEEE CAS Society. She received the B.S. degree and Ph.D. degree from Hefei University of Technology, Hefei, China, in 1996 and 2002 respectively. Her current research interests include VLSI design for digital signal processing systems and artificial intelligence, reconfigurable computing and multiprocessor system-on-a-chip (MPSoC) architecture design methodolog. She has presided over more than 20 national and...... (About More...)


Assoc. Prof. Chuan Zhang


Assoc. Prof. Chuan Zhang, Southeast University, China

Speech Title: Baseband Design and Implementation for 5G and Beyond (Click here for abstract)

Chuan Zhang is now an associate professor of National Mobile Communications Research Laboratory, School of Information Science and Engineering, Southeast University, Nanjing, China. He received B.E. degree (summa cum laude) in microelectronics and M.E. degree (summa cum laude) in VLSI design from Nanjing University, Nanjing, China, in 2006 and 2009, respectively. He received both M.S.E.E. degree and Ph.D. degree in Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMN), USA, in 2012. His current research interests include low-power high-speed VLSI design for digital signal processing and digital communication, bio-chemical computation and neuromorphic engineering, and quantum communication. Dr. Zhang is a member of Seasonal School of Signal Processing (S3P) and Design and Implementation of Signal Processing Systems (DISPS) TC of the IEEE Signal Processing Society; Circuits and Systems for Communications (CASCOM) TC, VLSI Systems and Applications (VSA) TC, and Digital Signal Processing (DSP) TC of IEEE Circuits and Systems Society. He serves as the Secretary of the 7th Committee on Science and Technology – Information Division, Ministry of Education, China. (About More...)


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