Committee


Honorary Chairs

Prof. Maoqing Li

Xiamen University, China

Prof. Clarence W. de Silva

The University of British Columbia, Canada

Prof. Tarlochan Sidhu

University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada

General Chair

Prof. Haoxiang Lang

University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada

General Co-Chairs

Prof. Shahryar Rahnamayan

University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada

Prof. Ying Wang

Kennesaw State University, United States

Organizing Chairs

Prof. Wenxing Hong

Xiamen University, China

Prof. Jie Hu

Zhejiang University, China

Prof. George Zhu

York University, Canada

Prof. Xianke Lin

Unversity of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada

Program Chairs

Dr. Yang Weng

Sichuan University, China

Dr. CUI Binyue

Hebei University of Economics and Business, China

Publications Chairs

Dr. WANG Qing

Tianjin University, China

Dr. WANG Dan

Chongqing University, China

Prof. Xin Li

Louisiana State University, USA

Dr. YANG Fan

Xiamen University, China

Industry Chairs

Dr. Yunfei Zhang

VIWISTAR Technologies Ltd, Canada

Prof. WANG Ning

Florida International University, USA

Dr. DING Yu

University of Houston, USA

Regional Chairs

Dr. Ye Luo, Rice University, USA

Prof. Hiroki Takada, University of Fukui, Japan

Prof. Ching-Shoei Chiang, Department of Computer and Information Science, Soochow University, Taiwan

Dr. Farbod Khoshnoud, Brunel University, UK

Prof. Haoxiang Lang, Department of Automotive, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada

Prof. Hiromu IShio, Fukuyama City University, Japan

Prof. Koliya Pulasinghe, Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT), Sri Lanka

Dr. Tom Worthington, Australian National University, Australia

Prof. Qifeng Zhou, Automation Department, Xiamen University, China

TPC

Prof. Adel Merabet, Faculty of Engineering, Saint Mary University, Canada

Dr. Ahmed Zobaa, Brunel University, UK

Prof. Ben M. Chen, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, National University of Singapore (NUS),Singapore

Prof. Bin Luo, Dean of School of Computer Science, Anhui University, China

Prof. Bin Xi, Automation Department, Xiamen University, China

Prof. Bugong Xu, South China University of Technology, China

Chen Wei, School of Automation, Fuzhou University, China

Prof. Chenjing Zhang, School of Control Science and Engineering, Shangdong University, China

Prof. Chong Chen, School of Automation, Fuzhou University, China

Prof. Farrokh Sassani, University of British Columbia, Canada

Dr. Farshid Amirabdollahian, University of Hertfordshire, UK

Prof. Fei Liu, Computer Science and Computer Engineering, La Trobe University, Australia

Prof. Frank Lewis, "Head, Advanced Controls and Sensors Group", "The University of Texas, Arlington", U.S.A.

Prof. Zhixin Fu, Dept. of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Bath, UK

Prof. Grantham Pang, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Prof. Hao Chen, Electrical Engineering, Chinese Mining University, China

Dr. Hiroaki Kudo, Nagoya University, Japan

Dr. Hiroki Takada, University of Fu Kui, Japan

Prof. Hong Wang, School of Logistic and Engineering, Hubei University of Economics, China

Prof. Iven Michiel Yvonne Mareels, Melbourne School of Engineering, University of Melbourne, Australia

Prof. Jason Gu, Dalhousie University, Canada

Prof. Jianming Yong, Faculty of Business, University of Southern Queensland, Australia

Prof. Jie Huang, Department of Mechanical and Autoamtion Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Dr. Jien Kato, IEEE JC WJE, Nagoya University, Japan

Prof. Jim A.N. Poo, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Prof. Jonathan Li, Department of Geography and Environmental Management, University of Waterloo, Canada

Prof. K. Robert Lai, Yuan Ze Univrsity, Taiwan

Prof. Kok-Kiong Tan, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Prof. Kui Xiang, Faculty of Engineering, Wuhan University of Technology, China

Prof. Lihua Xie, School of Electrical and Electrical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Prof. Marcelo Ang, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Prof. Max Meng, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Prof. Meihua Xiao, School of Software, East China Jiaotong University, China

Prof. Mohamed Gadala, University of British Columbia, Canada

Prof. Mu Chiao, University of British Columbia, Canada

Prof. Peter Liu, Carleton University, Ottawa

Prof. Qingshan Jiang, China

Dr. Rahil Garnavi, "IBM Research Lab, Melbourne", Australia

Prof. Renren Liu, "Dean, School of Information Engineer", Xiangtan University, China

Prof. Rickey Dubay, Mechanical Engineering, University of New Brunswick, Canada

Prof. Ruxu Du, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Prof. Saman Kumara Halgamuge, University of Melbourne, Australia

Prof. Shunzhi Zhu, Computer Science Department, Xiamen University of Technology, China

Prof. Steve Feng, University of British Columbia, Canada

Prof. Taoshen LI, "Dean, School of Computer and Electronic Information", Guangxi University, China

Prof. Tenghong Liu, "Dean, School of Information and Safety Engineering", Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, China

Prof. Tong-Heng Lee, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Prof. Vaughan Clarkson, School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, University of Queensland, Australia

Prof. Wei Zhang, School of Control Science and Engineering, Shandong University, China

Prof. Wende Zhong, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore

Prof. Xiajiong Shen, "Vice Dean, School of Computer and Computer Inforamtion", Henan University, China

Prof. Xiangjian (Sean) He, "Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Laboratory,", "University of Technology, Sydney (UTS)", Australia

Dr. Xiaoliang Fan, Lanzhou University, China

Prof. Xiaoyu Wang, Faculty of Engineering, Calreton University, Canada

Prof. Xuesong Zhang, Department of Computer Science, Southeast Missouri State University, USA

Dr. Xiao Yu, Department of Automation, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Prof. Yuanlong Yu, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, Fuzhou University, China

Prof. Zhangxi Lin, USA

Dr. Zhen Qin, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Dalhousie University, Canada

Dr. Zheng Chen, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Dalhousie University, Canada

Prof. Zhigang Deng, University of Houston, USA

Prof. Zidong Wang, Department of Computer Science, Brunel University, UK

Prof. Zongli Lin, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Virginia, USA

Local Organizing Committee

Prof. Yuelei Yang, Facultuy of Engineering and Applied Science, Unversity of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada

Prof. Xianke Lin, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada

Mr. David Kim, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada

Mr. Aaron Tan, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada

Mr. Matthew Levins, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada

Mr. Abdulrahman Al-Shanoon, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada