As ITIOT is the workshop of ICCCS2021, the keynote speakers will be with synchronization.

Prof. Yew-Soon Ong, IEEE Fellow
Founding Editor-In-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computational Intelligence
President's Chair Professor of Computer Science
Nanyang Technological University,Singapore


Yew-Soon Ong (Fellow of IEEE) received the Ph.D. degree in artificial intelligence in complex design from the University of Southampton, U.K., in 2003. He is President’s Chair Professor in Computer Science at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), and is the Chief Artificial Intelligence Scientist of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research in Singapore. At NTU, he also serves as Director of the Singtel-NTU Cognitive & Artificial Intelligence Joint Lab, and Director of the Data Science and Artificial Intelligence Research Center. He was Chair of the School of Computer Science and Engineering at NTU from 2016-2018. His research interest is in artificial and computational intelligence, presently in Memetic and Transfer optimization. He is founding Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computational Intelligence and AE of IEEE TNNLS, the IEEE Cybernetics, IEEE TEVC, IEEE TAI and others. He has received several IEEE outstanding paper awards and was listed as a Thomson Reuters highly cited researcher and among the World's Most Influential Scientific Minds.

 

Prof. En-Hong Chen, CCF Fellow
Vice Dean of School of Computer Science
University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), China


Dr. En-Hong Chen is a Professor and vice dean of School of Computer Science of University of Science and Technology of China(USTC), CCF Fellow, IEEE Senior Member (Since 2007), winner of the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars (in 2013), scientific and technological innovation leading talent of 'Ten Thousand Talent Program'(in 2017) and member of the Decision Advisory Committee of Shanghai (Since June, 2018). I am also the vice director of the National Engineer Laboratory for Speech and Language Information Processing, the director of Anhui Province Key Laboratory of Big Data Analysis and Application, and the chairman of Anhui Province Big Data Industry Alliance. I received my B.Sc degree from Anhui University in 1989, Master degree from Hefei University of Technology in 1992 and Ph.D degree in computer science from USTC in 1996.

My current research interests are data mining and machine learning, especially social network analysis and recommender systems. I have published more than 200 papers on many journals and conferences, including international journals such as IEEE Trans, ACM Trans, and important data mining conferences, such as KDD, ICDM, NIPS. My research is supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, National High Technology Research and Development Program 863 of China, etc. I won the Best Application Paper Award on KDD2008 and Best Research Paper Award on ICDM2011.

 

Prof. Jianwei Huang, IEEE Fellow
Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE Communications Society
Presidential Chair Professor and the Associate Dean
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen


Jianwei Huang is a Presidential Chair Professor and the Associate Dean of the School of Science and Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen. He is also the Vice President of Shenzhen Institute of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics for Society. He received the Ph.D. degree from Northwestern University in 2005, and worked as a Postdoc Research Associate at Princeton University during 2005-2007. He has been an IEEE Fellow, a Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE Communications Society, and a Clarivate Analytics Highly Cited Researcher in Computer Science. He has published more than 280 papers in leading international journals and conferences in the area of network optimization and economics, with a total Google Scholar citations of 12,000+ and an H-index of 57. He is the co-author of 9 Best Paper Awards, including IEEE Marconi Prize Paper Award in Wireless Communications in 2011. He has co-authored seven books, including the textbook on "Wireless Network Pricing." He received the CUHK Young Researcher Award in 2014 and IEEE ComSoc Asia-Pacific Outstanding Young Researcher Award in 2009. He has served as an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications - Cognitive Radio Series, and IEEE Transactions on Cognitive Communications and Networking. He has served as an Editor of Wiley Information and Communication Technology Series, Springer Encyclopedia of Wireless Networks, and Springer Handbook of Cognitive Radio. He has served as the Chair of IEEE ComSoc Cognitive Network Technical Committee and Multimedia Communications Technical Committee. He is the Associate Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society. He is the recipient of IEEE ComSoc Multimedia Communications Technical Committee Distinguished Service Award in 2015 and IEEE GLOBECOM Outstanding Service Award in 2010.

 

Prof. Jiming Liu, IEEE Fellow
Chair Professor in Computer Science,
Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU), Hong Kong


Jiming Liu is currently Chair Professor in Computer Science, and was previously Associate Vice-President (Research), at Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU), where he directs Centre for Health Informatics and Joint Research Laboratory for Intelligent Disease Surveillance and Control, a research partnership between Computer Science Department at HKBU and National Institute of Parasitic Diseases (NIPD) in Chinese Center for Diseases Control and Prevention (China CDC).

He received the M.Eng. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering (Robotics) from McGill University (with Centre for Intelligent Machines and funded by Hydro-Quebec), following the B.Sc. in Physics from East China Normal University and the M.Arts from Concordia University. Before 1993, he served as a member of R&D staff at Computer Research Institute of Montreal (CRIM), Virtual Prototypes Inc. (VPI) (now Presagis), Knowledge Engineering Technology Inc. (KENTEK) and Canadian Workplace Automation Research Centre (CWARC), Department of Communications, Government of Canada.

He was named IEEE Fellow in 2011 for original contributions to Multi-Agent Autonomy-Oriented Computing (AOC) and Web Intelligence (WI), and received HKBU President's Award for Outstanding Performance in Scholarly Work in 2007. He was invited to give Keynote Talks at SKG’19, SKG’18, ICDS’14 (1st International Conference on Data Science), BHI’13 (International Conference on Brain/Health Informatics), AI Forum’13, ICNC’08-FSKD’08, ADMA’08, AWIC’07, RSEISP’07, RSKT 2006, AMT’06, and AWIC'05 (Atlantic Web Intelligence Conference) etc., and Plenary Talks at PAAMS’18, WI-IAT’08, KES’05, MMAS 2004, ISMIS’03, and IJCAI’03 (International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence), among many others.

Professor Liu has served as the Co-Director of Web Intelligence Consortium (WIC), which consists of world-wide WIC research centres in over 20 countries, and the Co-Chair of the WIC Technical Committee, since 2002. He was the Chair of IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Intelligent Informatics (TCII) from 2010 to 2014. He is or was the General or Program Chair/Co-Chair of numerous international conferences, e.g., ISMIS’18, IEEE CBMS’13 (IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems), ACM IHI’12 (ACM SIGHIT International Health Informatics Symposium), ISMIS’12, IEEE ICDM’06, IEEE/WIC/ACM WI-IAT’05, EEE’04, and IDEAL’03 etc.. He has served as the Editor-in-Chief of Web Intelligence Journal (IOS), an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, Big Data and Information Analytics (AIMS), Network Modeling and Analysis in Health Informatics and Bioinformatics (Springer), and Computational Intelligence (Wiley) etc., a Book Series Editor of Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications (IOS) and Health Information Science (Springer), and an Editorial Board Member of several other international journals.

Professor Liu’s research interests are in the areas of: 1. Data-Driven Modeling; Machine Learning; 2. Complex Networks; Web Intelligence; 3. Multi-Agent Systems; Autonomy-Oriented Computing; 4. AI for Social Good; Computational Sustainability

 

Prof. Yang Yang, IEEE Fellow
ShanghaiTech University, China


Dr. Yang Yang is currently a full professor at ShanghaiTech University, China, serving as the Director of Shanghai Institute of Fog Computing Technology (SHIFT). He is also an adjunct professor with the Research Center for Network Communication at Peng Cheng Laboratory, China. Before joining ShanghaiTech University, he has held faculty positions at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Brunel University (UK), University College London (UCL, UK), and SIMIT, CAS (China)

Yang’s current research interests include fog computing networks, service-oriented collaborative intelligence, wireless sensor networks, IoT applications, and advanced testbeds and experiments. He has published more than 260 papers and filed more than 80 technical patents in these research areas. He is the Chair of the Steering Committee of Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC) since January 2019. In addition, he is a General Co-Chair of the IEEE DSP 2018 conference and a TPC Vice-Chair of the IEEE ICC 2019 conference. Yang is a Fellow of the IEEE.