General Co-Chairs

Prof. Daowen Qiu, Sun Yat-Sen University, China
Prof. Daowen Qiu received the Ph.D. degree in mathematics from Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China, in 2000. During 2000 and 2001, he was a Postdoctoral Researcher in computer science with Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. Since August 2002, he has associated with Sun Yat-Sen University, and then a full Professor of computer science in May 2004. His current research interests include quantum computing, discrete event systems, fuzzy and probabilistic computation, and he has focused on models of quantum and probabilistic computation, quantum information. He is the author or coauthor of more than 180 peer-review papers published in various academic journals and conferences, including Information and Computation, Artificial Intelligence, Journal of Computer and System Sciences, Theoretical Computer Science, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Part B, IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, Physical Review A, Quantum Information and Computation, Journal of Physics A, and Science in China. He has served as editors or associated editors in international academic journals, including: Theoretical Computer Science;  Quantum Reports; Artificial Intelligence Evolution; Frontiers in Computer Science; Open Journal of Optimization.

Prof. Yi Zou, South China University of Technology, China
Prof. Yi Zou received his B.E. degree in Electrical Engineering from Si Chuan University, P. R. China, in 1997, M.E. degree in Electrical Engineering from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, in 2000, and Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering from Duke University in 2004, where he continued as a Post-doc Research Associate till end of 2005. From 2005 to 2007, he was a Sr. R&D engineer at Unitrends,working at enterprise-level file system and storage backup and recovery. From 2008 to 2020, he was with Intel Corp., working in products and research for computer systems as a Sr. Staff Research Scientist, particularly on networking, storage and memory. He is currently a tenured full professor at South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China. Dr. Zou has published over 40 academic papers and over 40 patents in US and China. Dr. Zou is a Sr. IEEE Member and serves as frequent reviewer to IEEE TCOMP, IEEE T. Reliability, IEEE TCOMM, IEEE TPDS, JDSN, JWCMC, and many others. He also served on TPC ACM/IEEE SEC, IEEE NAS, IEEE ICWMC, IEEE CloudSummit, IEEE DataComp, etc. Prof. Zou's current research areas of interest are computational storate/memory, distributed memory/storage, edge computing, data/sensor fusion, and AI applications using new generation of compute, storage, memory, and networking technologies and architectures etc.

Program Chairs

Prof. Yun Zhang, Sun Yat-sen University, China
Yun Zhang (Senior Member, IEEE) received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Ningbo University, Ningbo, China, in 2004 and 2007, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in computer science from the Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, in 2010. From 2009 to 2014, he was a Visiting Researcher with the Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. From 2010 to 2017, he was an Assistant Professor and an Associate Professor with the Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenzhen, China, where he has been a Full Professor since 2017. In 2022, he will join the School of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Sun Yat-sen University as a professor. His research interests include digital image and video coding, computational visual perception, and machine learning.

Asst. Prof. Han Liu, Shenzhen University, China
Han Liu is currently an Assistant Professor in Machine Learning in the College of Computer Science and Software Engineering at the Shenzhen University. He has previously been a Research Associate in Data Science in the School of Computer Science and Informatics at the Cardiff University and has also been a Research Associate in Computational Intelligence in the School of Computing at the University of Portsmouth. He has published two research monographs in Springer and over 90 papers in areas such as data mining, machine learning and intelligent systems.

Asst. Prof. Ruidan Su, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), China
Dr. Ruidan Su received his MSc in Software Engineering from Northeastern University, China in 2010, and his Ph.D degree in Computer Application Technology from Northeastern University, China in 2014. He was an assistant professor of Shanghai Advanced Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences during 2015–2020. He is currently a research assistant professor with Department of Computer Sciences and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Dr. Ruidan Su is an IEEE Senior Member. He has published 22 papers in referred journals, conference proceedings. He was the Founder & Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Computational Intelligence and Electronic Systems published by American Scientific Publisher from 2012-2016. He is an Associate Editor for the Journal of Granular Computing Published by Springer, an Associate Editor for the Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems published by IOS Press, a Review Board Member for Applied Intelligence. His field of science is artificial intelligence, system optimization, AI applications in medical image and finance.

Technical Program Chair

Dr. Edmond S. L. Ho, University of Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Edmond Shu-lim Ho is currently a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in the School of Computing Science (IDA-Section) at the University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK. Prior to joining the University of Glasgow in 2022, he was an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer and Information Sciences at Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK (2016-2022) and a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Hong Kong Baptist University (2011-2016). He is an Associate Editor of Computer Graphics Forum (CGF) since 2023. He received the BSc degree in Computer Science from the Hong Kong Baptist University, the MPhil degree from the City University of Hong Kong, and the PhD degree from the University of Edinburgh. His research interests include Computer Graphics, Computer Vision, Biomedical Engineering, and Machine Learning.

Publicity Chairs

Assoc. Prof. Xinmin Zhang, Zhejiang University, China
Xinmin Zhang (Member, IEEE) received the Ph.D. degree in system science from Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan, in 2019. From April 2019 to December 2019, he was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow with the Department of Systems Science, Kyoto University. He is currently an Associate Professor with the College of Control Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China. His research interests include process control, process data analysis, machine learning and industrial big data, and virtual sensing technology with applications to industrial processes

Assoc. Prof. Lei Chen, Shandong University, China
Lei Chen received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in electrical engineering from Shandong University, Jinan, China, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. He is currently an Associate Professor with the School of Information Science and Engineering, Shandong University, China. His research interests include image processing and computer vision, visual quality assessment and pattern recognition, machine learning and artificial intelligence. He was the principal investigator of projects granted from the National Natural Science Foundation of China, National Natural Science Foundation of Shandong Province, China Postdoctoral Science Foundation, etc. He has published more than 30 papers on top international journals and conferences in recent years including IEEE TIP, Signal Process., ICME, etc. He was awarded the Future Plan for Young Scholars of Shandong University. He served for the ICIGP 2021, ICIGP 2022, IoTCIT 2022, and MLCCIM 2022 as Technical Co-Chair or Publicity Co-Chair.

Technical Program Committees

Prof. Shaomin Wu, University of Kent, UK
Prof. Dongsoo Har, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea
Dr. Yang Mi, China Agricultural University, China
Dr. José Joaquim De Moura Ramos, University of A Coruña, Spain
Prof. Mohammad Khishe, Imam Khomeini Marine Science University, Iran
Prof. João Manuel R. S. Tavares, University of Porto, Portugal
Assoc. Prof. Hamed Taherdoost, University Canada West, Canada
Assoc. Prof. Yanxiong Li, South China University of Technology, China
Prof. Wei Gao, Hohai University, China
Assoc. Prof. Marcin Paprzycki, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
Prof. Lu Leng, Nanjing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics, China
Assoc. Prof. Fei-Yun Wu, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China
Dr. Yanli Li, The University of Sydney, Australia
Dr. Yuqi Ouyang, University of Warwick, UK
Dr. Feiran Li, Osaka University, Japans
Prof. Roberto Rodríguez Morales, Mathematics and Physics(ICIMAF), Cuba
Assoc. Prof. Yaqiang Wang, Chengdu University of Information Technology, China
Dr. Hao Chen, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Prof. Chengli Zheng, Central China Normal University, China
Assoc. Prof. Wanfu Gao, Jilin University, China
Dr. Paweł Karczmarek, Lublin University of Technology, Poland
Dr. Binqiang Wang, State Key Laboratory of High-end Server & Storage Technology, China
Assoc. Prof. Ruiheng Zhang, Beijing Institute of Technology, China
Dr. Qinghe Zheng, Shandong University, China
Assoc. Prof. Yufei Gao, Zhengzhou University, China
Asst. Prof. Liming Zhang, University of Macau, China
Assoc. Prof. Jielong Yang, Jiangnan University, China
Dr. Wei Wang, Sun Yat-sen University, China
Prof. Gómez Déniz Luis, University of Las Palmas De Gran Canaria, Spain
Prof. Tsung-Han Tsai, National Central University, Taiwan