Hanxiong Li is full professor at City University of Hong Kong, distinguished professor at Central South University, distinguished expert of China Federation of Returned Overseas, IEEE Fellow, China National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars, Chang Jiang
Scholar of Ministry of Education of China, Thousand Talents Scheme in China. He has been engaged in the theoretical research of intelligent modeling and control, industrial process control and integrated design, data mining and intelligent decision in recent years. Additionally, he works as an associate editor of journals such as IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man & Cybernetics - Systems and etc. Meanwhile, he published over 130 papers indexed by SCI on top academic journals.
Prof. Yong Wang
Central South University, China
Yong Wang received Ph.D. at City University of Hong Kong and is a professor and doctoral supervisor at Central South University, a director of the Institute of Intelligent Systems and Intelligent Control, and head of the Department of Artificial Intelligence. Meantime, he is 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, 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. Then he has presided over 4 National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), more than 10 provincial and corporate projects, and published 50 papers in international journals as the first author or corresponding author (32 papers in IEEE Transactions, 22 papers with SCI,impact factor >11.0). The published papers have been cited more than 2500 times by SCI and more than 5400 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(SCI; Impact Factor 11.169) and Swarm and Evolutionary Computation(SCI;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.
Prof. Qujiang Lei
University of Chinese Academy of Sciences , China
Qujiang Lei is doctoral supervisor at the School of Artificial Intelligence, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, executive director of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Joint Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, director of Guangdong Engineering Technology Research Center of Intelligent Manufacturing of Display and Touch Equipments, director and professor of Robot and Intelligent Equipment Center of Shenzhen Institutes of advanced technology of Chinese Academy of Sciences, chief executive of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Association of Artificial Intelligence, visiting professor at Delft University of Technology, part-time professor at Chongqing University, visiting professor of Ningbo University of Technology, Shenzhen Overseas High-Level Talents, director of Institute of Intelligent Technology of Zhengbang Group, chief scientist of Yesean Technology, CTO of Hengda New Materials (Fujian) Co., Ltd., chief scientist of Sanfei Technology, general manager of Jing Hao Technology, CTO of Zhongkederui Technology, scientist of Hsoar Group, vice-chairman of Centre for Chinese Professionals in the Netherlands, vice-president of Qingdao Datong Cloud Big Data Co., Ltd., and CEO of AAIA. Meanwhile, he worked at Technische Universität München, RWTH Aachen University, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich. His research interests include artificial intelligence, intelligent robots.
Assoc. Prof. Giuseppe Carbone
University of Calabria, Italy
Giuseppe Carbone got his PhD degree in Robotics at the University of Cassino in 2004. He received his BSc degree, MSc degree (2000) in Mechanical Engineering and Robotics at University of Cassino where he has been Assistant Professor and worked at Key Member of the Laboratory of Robotics and Mechatronics for about 15 years. He was visiting professor at Universidad Carlos III of Madrid, Beihang University, Waseda University and other well-reputed International Research Institutions. He is Visiting professor at Sheffield Hallam University where he served as Senior Lecturer and member of the Executive board of Sheffield Robotics, Associate Professor at University of Calabria and Chair of IFToMM TC on Robotics and Mechatronics, Member of the board of directors of ISBE, Treasurer of the IFToMM Italy Member Organization, Editor-in-Chief of Robotica Journal (Cambridge Univ. Press), Section EIC of Journal of Bionic Engineering, MDPI Robotics, MDPI Machines, Technical Editor of IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics. Moreover, he published over 350 research papers. He was PI or co-PI of more than 20 projects including 7th European Framework and H2020 funds. He received more than 20 Best Paper awards and more than 10 International Best Patent awards.
Assoc. Prof. Mustafa MISIR
Duke Kunshan University, China
Mustafa MISIRcompleted his Ph. D. in Computer Science at KU Leuven in 2012. After graduation, he worked as a postdoctoral researcher at INRIA Saclay - Universite Paris Sud XI, Singapore Management University and University of Freiburg respectively. He was also a visiting researcher at University of Zurich and BarcelonaTech. Then he moved to Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics as a faculty member at the College of Computer Science and Technology. Before joining Duke Kunshan University, he was a faculty member in Computer Engineering at Istinye University. His research interests include automated algorithm design (machine learning + algorithm design), data science and operations research. He is the recipient of several prestigious academic awards and published over 40 papers in various international conferences/journals.