General Chairs

Prof. Yong Wang
Central South University, China
Yong Wang works as a professor and doctoral supervisor at Central South University, the director of the Institute of Intelligent Systems and Intelligent Control, and the head of the Department of Artificial Intelligence. Meantime, he was selected as a Young Changjiang Scholar by the Ministry of Education, a Highly Cited Scholar in Global Computer Science, an Intra-European Marie Curie fellowship, a Hong Kong Scholar, and a Rotating Chairman of the System Simulation Society of Hunan Province. What's more, he is mainly engaged in research on artificial intelligence and its applications. He presided over 4 projects supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), more than 20 provincial and corporate projects, and published 50 papers on international journals as the first author or corresponding author (37 papers in IEEE Transactions). The published papers were cited more than 3000 times by SCI and more than 6000 times by Google Scholar. Additionally, he received the Second Prize of Natural Science of Hunan Province and IEEE Institute of Computational Intelligence Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award. Now he is an associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation (Impact Factor 11.169) and Swarm and Evolutionary Computation (Impact Factor 6.912). He has been concentrating on Research of Intelligent Optimization, Automobile Lightweight Design, Medical Big Data, Military Small Sample,  Intelligent Robot, Intelligent Dispatching, Intelligent System Research and Development recently.

Prof. Fei Xie
Nanjing Normal University, China
Fei Xie is an associate professor at Nanjing Normal University, member of Chinese Association of Automation, Chinese Association for Artificial Intelligence, Chinese Society of Inertial Technology, Jiangsu Association of Automation, Nanjing 3D Printing Association, reviewer of Automatica and ACTA Automatica Sinica. Besides, he presided over projects supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China, Natural Science Foundation of Jiangsu, National Key R&D Program of China, Science and Technology Achievements Transformation Projects in Jiangsu Province, sub-projects of State Grid of China and  project of Patent Commercialization. He was selected as leading talent of Scientific and Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship of Eastern Wu and received Science and Technology Award of Jiangsu Province, Outstanding Paper Award of JSEE, First Award for Outstanding Teaching of Undergraduate Course of Nanjing Normal University. Additionally, his research areas include machine vision and deep learning, intelligent sensing of robot and embedded system. He published over 40 papers indexed by SCI and Ei on journals, and owns more than 20 authorized patents.
Program Chairs
Prof. Heng Li, Central South University, China 
Prof. Guohua Cui, Shanghai University of Engineering Technology, China
Assoc. Prof. Wenjie Ruan, University of Exeter, UK
Technical Chairs
Prof. Yang Wang, Anhui Normal University, China
Prof. Jun Jiao, Anhui Agricultural University, China
Prof. Giuseppe Carbone, University of Calabria, Italy
Prof. Yanping Chen, Guizhou University, China
Prof. Hongjian Liu, Suzhou AI Institute of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Technical Program Committee
Prof. Tianliang Li, Wuhan University of Technology, China
Prof. Jianhong Lin, Zhejiang University, China
Prof. Dr. Nusret Tan, Inonu University, Turkey
Prof. Maki Habib, The American University in Cairo, Egypt
Prof. Mariofanna Milanova, University of Arkansas  Little Rock , USA
Prof. Ning Wang, Dalian Maritime University, China
Assoc. Prof. Patrick Lanusse, Université de Bordeaux, France
Assoc. Prof. Adel Al-Jumaily, University of Sharjah,  United Arab Emirates (Member, IEEE)
Assoc. Prof. Mohamed Arezki Mellal, M'Hamed Bougara University,  Algeria
Assoc. Prof. Doron Nussbaum, Carleton University, Canada
Assoc. Prof. M. A. LARIBI, University of Poitiers, France
Assoc. Prof. Hooman Samani, University of Plymouth, UK
Assoc. Prof. Hao Wang, Northeastern University, China 
Assoc. Prof. Yongkui Liu, Xidian University, China 
Assoc. Prof. Lufeng Luo, Foshan University, China
Assit. Prof. Mengfang Lin, Ming Chi University of Technology, Taiwan(China)
Dr. Dong Liu, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China