Keynote Speakers

Prof. Guoyin Wang
Vice-President, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China
IRSS/I2CICC/CAAI/CCF Fellow, IEEE SM
Vice-President of CAAI

Biography: Guoyin Wang received the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees from Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xian, China, in 1992, 1994, and 1996, respectively. He was at the University of North Texas, and the University of Regina, Canada, as a visiting scholar during 1998-1999. Since 1996, he has been at the Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, where he is currently a professor, the Vice-President of the University, the director of the Chongqing Key Laboratory of Computational Intelligence, the director of the Key Laboratory of Cyberspace Big Data Intelligent Security, Ministry of Education. He was the director of the Institute of Electronic Information Technology, Chongqing Institute of Green and Intelligent Technology, CAS, China, 2011-2017. He is the author of over 10 books, the editor of dozens of proceedings of international and national conferences and has more than 300 reviewed research publications. His research interests include rough sets, granular computing, knowledge technology, data mining, neural network, and cognitive computing, etc. Dr. Wang was the President of International Rough Set Society (IRSS) 2014-2017. He is a Vice-President of the Chinese Association for Artificial Intelligence (CAAI). He is a Fellow of IRSS, CAAI and CCF.

 

Prof. Noor Zaman Jhanjhi
Taylor's University, Malaysia

Biography: Professor Dr. Noor Zaman Jhanjhi, often referred to as N.Z. Jhanjhi, holds the esteemed position of Professor in Computer Science with specializations in Cybersecurity and Artificial Intelligence. He currently serves as the Program Director for Postgraduate Research Degree Programmes in Computer Science and Director of the Center for Smart Society (CSS5) at Taylor’s University, Malaysia. Recognized as one of the world’s top 2% research scientists for consecutive years in 2022 and 2023, he is esteemed as one of Malaysia's top three computer science researchers. Notably, he was honoured as an Outstanding Faculty Member by MDEC Malaysia in 2022.
Prof. Jhanjhi boasts a prolific publication record with numerous highly indexed works in WoS/ISI/SCI/SCIE/Scopus, accumulating a collective research impact factor exceeding 1000 points. His Google Scholar H-index stands at an impressive 65, with an I-10 Index approaching 291, and a Scopus H-index of 47. With over 600 publications to his credit, including several international patents in Australia, Germany, the UK, and Japan, Prof. Jhanjhi has significantly contributed to the academic discourse.
An accomplished editor and author, he has curated over 50 research books published by esteemed publishers such as Springer, IGI Global USA, Taylor & Francis, IET, Elsevier, Wiley, Bentham, and Intech Open. Prof. Jhanjhi excels in mentoring postgraduate scholars, with over 38 scholars graduating under his tutelage. He also serves as Associate Editor and Editorial Assistant Board member for reputable journals and has received accolades such as the Outstanding Associate Editor award for IEEE ACCESS.
Renowned as a top-tier reviewer by Publons (Web of Science), Prof. Jhanjhi has evaluated over 60 theses as an external Ph.D./Master thesis examiner for universities worldwide. His extensive academic qualifications span 10 years and encompass accreditation bodies such as ABET, NCAAA, and NCEAC. Prof. Jhanjhi's diverse research interests encompass Cybersecurity, AI, IoT Security, Wireless Security, Data Science, Software Engineering, and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs). Additionally, he has been invited as a keynote speaker for over 60 international conferences and has chaired numerous international conference sessions.

Invited Speakers

Assoc. Prof. Yanan Sui
Tsinghua University, China

Biography: Yanan Sui is an associate professor at Tsinghua University working on Machine Learning for Control and Dynamical Systems, Neural Engineering, and Robotics. He received undergraduate degree from Tsinghua and Ph.D. degree from Caltech, working with Profs. Mu-ming Poo, Joel Burdick, and Yisong Yue. He was a postdoc with Prof. Fei-Fei Li at Stanford before joining Tsinghua. His research interests include machine learning, neural engineering, robotics, AI-assisted healthcare.

 

Asst. Prof. Yaodong Yang
Peking University, China

Biography: Dr. Yaodong Yang is the deputy director of Centre for AI Safety and Governance at the Institute for AI, Peking University. Before joining Peking University, he was an assistant professor at King's College London. He studies game theory, reinforcement learning and multi-agent systems, aiming to achieve intelligent decision making, strategic interaction and human value alignment for the coming AGI era. He has maintained a track record of more than 100 publications at top conferences (NeurIPS, ICML, ICLR) and top journals (AIJ, JMLR, PAMI, National Science Review, etc), along with the ICCV'23 best paper award initial list, the CoRL'20 best system paper award, and the AAMAS'21 best blue-sky paper award. He has also been awarded ACM SIGAI China Rising Star and World AI Conference (WAIC'22) Rising Star. He holds a Ph.D. degree from University College London (nominated by UCL for ACM SIGAI Doctoral Dissertation Award), an M.Sc. degree from Imperial College London and a Bachelor degree from University of Science and Technology of China.
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