Prof. Hai Jin
Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Hai Jin is a Chair Professor of computer science and engineering at Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST) in China. Jin received his PhD in computer engineering from HUST in 1994. In 1996, he was awarded a German Academic Exchange Service fellowship to visit the Technical University of Chemnitz in Germany. Jin worked at The University of Hong Kong between 1998 and 2000, and as a visiting scholar at the University of Southern California between 1999 and 2000. He was awarded Excellent Youth Award from the National Science Foundation of China in 2001.
Jin is a Fellow of IEEE, Fellow of CCF, and a life member of the ACM. He has co-authored more than 20 books and published over 900 research papers. His research interests include computer architecture, parallel and distributed computing, big data processing, data storage, and system security.
Dr. Simon K.S. Cheung obtained his BSc and PhD in Computer Science from City University of Hong Kong, and his Master of Public Administration from University of Hong Kong. He has been admitted as a Fellow of leading professional institutions, including Institution of Engineering and Technology, Institute of Mathematics and its Applications, British Computer Society, Hong Kong Institution of Engineers, and Hong Kong Computer Society. Dr. Cheung is currently the Director of IT in Hong Kong Metropolitan University, overseeing the university IT services for teaching, learning, research and administration. He has been working in the higher education sector (with Hong Kong Metropolitan University, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Baptist University, and Chinese University of Hong Kong) for over 30 years in various administrative capacities, mainly in IT, while also assuming academic duties such as course development, teaching and research. Dr. Cheung is active in research, with over 200 publications in the form of books, book chapters, journal articles and conference papers, and has been serving in the advisory board and editorial board for international journals. He received the Outstanding Research Publication Award from Hong Kong Metropolitan University, Achievement in Computer Science and IT (1st class) from Shenzhen Science and Technology Association, Outstanding CIO Award from Hong Kong IT Joint Council, and Honouree for IT Excellence, CIO Award from the CIO Asia.
Prof. Simon K.S. Cheung
IET Fellow, IMA Fellow, BCS Fellow,
HKIE Fellow, HKCS Fellow
Hong Kong Metropolitan University
Prof. Arun Balodi
IEEE Senior Member,
Visvesvaraya Technological University, Karnataka
Dr Arun Balodi, Senior Member IEEE, Fellow IETE, Life Member ISTE is currently working as Professor & Head at Atria Institute of Technology in Bangalore, India. Dr Arun bestowed with PhD, Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India, 2018, M. Tech., Digital Signal Processing, Govind Ballabh Pant Engineering College, Pauri, India, 2010, and B.Tech. in Electronics and Communication Engineering, Uttar Pradesh Technical University, Lucknow, India, 2005. He was awarded Gold Medal in M. Tech., and the Academic Excellence award in the year 2010 and 2011. His research area in Biomedical Signal and Image Processing, Artificial Intelligence. Dr Arun has more than 14 years of teaching and research experience in the various institutions in India, which include Shobhit Institute of Engineering and Technology, Gangoh, Saharanpur, Shivalik College of Engineering, Dehradun, National Institute of Technology, Delhi, and presently, Atria Institute of Technology, Bangalore, India. Dr Arun also received MHRD scholarships during the research work at IIT Roorkee. His research area is Digital Signal and Image Processing, Medical Image Analysis, Machine Learning and Pattern Recognition. He has published more than 14 papers in peer-reviewed journals and international conferences. He is an active researcher and reviewer for various indexed Journals and Conferences and given various technical talks. He has actively participated in more than 22 FDPs and more than 100 webinars and conducted workshops in the domain of Signal and Image Processing. He is currently advising IEEE Student Branch at Atria Institute of Technology, Bangalore, for the IEEE Bangalore Section.
In 2002, he was admitted to the electronics and information engineering major (national first-class undergraduate major) of the School of Electronic Engineering of Xi'an University of Electronic Science and Technology, and in 2006, he was qualified to enter the Institute of Electronics of Xi'an University of Electronic Science and Technology for master's and doctoral studies in information and communication engineering (double first-class disciplines). In 2011, after graduating from the doctoral program, he stayed at the university and is currently a professor and doctoral supervisor of Xi'an University of Electronic Science and Technology. At present, it has completed more than 80 SCI retrieval papers, more than 30 EI retrieval papers, authorized 30 national patents, accepted more than 10, and authorized 2 software copyrights. The representative papers were published in IEEE Transaction on Aerospace Electronic System, Signal processing, Digital Signal processing, Electronics letters, IET radar, sonar and navigation, Chinese science and other internationally renowned important academic journals. Served as the branch chairman of several international conferences. He has presided over a number of NSFC general and youth projects and a number of national level projects, with a project funding of more than 20 million in the past three years. At present, he is the reviewer of several international academic journals, such as IEEE Transaction on Aerospace Electronic System, Electronics letters, IET radar, sonar and navigation. At present, the main research interests include: target detection, weak target detection in complex clutter background, time-frequency analysis, etc.
Professor Shuwen Xu
IEEE Senior Member
Prof. Congduan Li
Sun Yat-sen University, China
Congduan Li (Member, IEEE) received the B.S. degree from the University of Science and Technology Beijing, China, in 2008, the M.S. degree from Northern Arizona University, AZ, USA, in 2011, and the Ph.D. degree from Drexel University, PA, USA, in 2015, respectively, all in Electrical Engineering. From October 2015 to August 2018, he was a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow with the Institute of Network Coding, The Chinese University of Hong Kong and with the Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong. He is currently an Associate Professor with the School of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Sun Yat-sen University, China. His research interests lie in the broad areas related with networks, such as coding, security, wireless, storage, and caching.