Prof. Renzhong Li, Yango University, China
Big data, Data mining, Computational intelligence and information security
Renzhong Li received the B.E. degree in electronic engineering, the M.E. degree in automatic control engineering from Feng-Chia University (FCU), Taichung, Taiwan, in 1986 and 1988, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (NTUST), Taipei, Taiwan, in 2002. He is a full professor with the Department of Information Technology, and Deputy Dean, School of Technology, Fuzhou University of International Studies and Trade, China. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the journal of Artificial Intelligence Evolution. His current research interests include big data, data mining, computational intelligence and information security.
Prof. Fenghua Huang, Yango University, China
Machine Learning, Big Data, Remote Sensing Application
Fenghua Huang(Prof./Ph.D/postdoctor) is the vice dean of College of Artificial Intelligence, Yango University(China),director of the UERCSDMA(University Engineering Research Center for Spatial Data Mining and Application) in Fujian Province(China),director of the Institute of spatial data mining in Yango University, master supervisor in the fields of computer technology ,Surveying and Mapping Engineering in Fuzhou University(China).He was a visiting scholar of the University of North Carolina (UNC) in USA during 2017 and 2018 and awarded as the excellent teacher of Fujian Province in China(2015-2017) in 2017.He is the formal member of IEEE(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers),CCF(China Computer Federation) and CIE(Chinese Institute of Electronics).In 2015, Prof.Huang was selected into the cultivation program for outstanding young scientific research talents of Fujian universities. In 2016, he was selected into the new century excellent talents support program of Fujian universities and the overseas high-end visiting scholar program for outstanding discipline leaders of Fujian undergraduate universities. He is the peer reviewer of some international journals,such as IEEE Access,ACM International Conference Proceedings Series,et al.
The main research interests of Prof.Huang include machine learning, spatial data mining, bid data and remote sensing image processing. In the last decade, He has presided more than 10 research projects funded by the governments and enterprises, including 1 project funded by National Natural Science Foundation (another one was participated), 1 project funded by China Postdoctoral Science Foundation project, 1 project funded by Natural Science Foundation of Fujian Province(China), 1 project funded by Fujian Social Science Planning Foundation, 2 projects funded by the education and scientific research foundation for young and middle-aged teachers in Fujian Province(China)，2 projects funded by enterprises. He has published more than 30 papers in the related journals and conferences, including 15 papers indexed by SCI/EI and 4 papers indexed by CSCD. In addtion, He has obtained the authorizaiton of 8 national utility model patents and published 3 monographs and textbooks.The total amount of scientific research funds is nearly 2 million yuan (including the funds from Yango University).
Prof. Anu Gokhale, Illinois State University, USA
Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence
Dr. Anu A. Gokhale has completed twenty-five years of university teaching and is currently a professor and coordinator of the computer systems technology program at Illinois State University. She is named Fulbright Distinguished Chair in STEM at the University of Pernambuco, Brazil, 2016-17; is a Fulbright Specialist; and was a Fulbright Scholar to India in 2002. She is a Visiting Professor at Shandong University of Science & Technology in Jinan, China during spring 2017. Dr. Gokhale was honored with the 2011 University Outstanding Researcher Award. Originally from India, she has a master’s in physics‒electronics from the College of William & Mary, and a doctorate from Iowa State University. She presents and publishes her peer-reviewed research, and pursues multi-year projects funded by agencies like the US Department of Education, US Department of State, and National Science Foundation. The current NSF funded project is in Computing Education for the 21st Century. Dr. Gokhale authored a second edition of her book Introduction to Telecommunications, which has an international edition in Chinese. She continues to be an invited keynote speaker at various conferences, latest ones include: 2016 International Conference on Communication and Information Systems, Bangkok, Thailand; 2015 International Conference on Information Technology, Amman, Jordan; and 2014 International Conference on Control, Robotics and Cybernetics, Singapore. She consults for businesses and has delivered multiple workshops. As an active volunteer in IEEE, she has served as R4 Educational Activities Chair, Women in Engineering Coordinator, Chair of International Electro/Information Technology 2010 Conference, and MGA representative to Educational Activities Board. She was honored with the IEEE Third Millennium Medal.