Keynote Speaker I
Prof. Maode Ma
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
(Fellow of IET and Chair of IEEE Education Society, Singapore chapter)
Biodata: Prof. Maode Ma, a Fellow of IET, received his Bachelor degree from Department of Computer Science and Technology in Tsinghua University in 1982, his Master degree from Department of Computer Science and Technology in Tianjin University in 1991, and his Ph.D. degree in Department of Computer Science from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in 1999. Now, Dr. Ma is a tenured Associate Professor in the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. He has extensive research interests including network security and wireless networking. He has led 25 research projects funded by government, industry, military and universities in various countries. He has supervised over 20 research students to get their Ph. D degrees. He has been a conference chair, technical symposium chair, tutorial chair, publication chair, publicity chair and session chair for over 100 international conferences. He has been a member of the technical program committees for more than 200 international conferences. Dr. Ma has more than 430 international academic publications including over 210 journal papers and more than 220 conference papers. He has edited 4 technical books and produced over 25 book chapters. His publication has received about 5000 citation in Google Scholar. He has delivered over 70 keynote speeches and 10 tutorials at various international conferences. He currently serves as the Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Computer and Communication Engineering, Journal of Communications and International Journal of Electronic Transport. He also serves as a Senior Editor for IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, and an Associate Editor for International Journal of Security and Communication Networks, International Journal of Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing and International Journal of Communication Systems. He had been an Associate Editor for IEEE Communications Letters from 2003 to 2011. Dr. Ma is a senior member of IEEE Communication Society and IEEE Education Society, and a member of ACM. He is now the Secretary of the IEEE Singapore Section and the Chair of the ACM, Singapore Chapter. He has served as an IEEE Communication Society Distinguished Lecturer from 2013 to 2016.
Prof. Girija Chetty
University of Canberra, Australia
Biodata: Dr. Girija Chetty has a Bachelors and Masters degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and PhD in Information Sciences and Engineering from Australia. She has more than 25 years of experience in Industry, Research and Teaching from Universities and Research and Development Companies from India and Australia, and has held several leadership positions including Head of Software Engineering and Computer Science, and Course Director for Master of Computing Course. Currently, she is the Head of Multimodal Systems and Information Fusion Group in University of Canberra, Australia, and leads a research group with several PhD students, Post Docs, research assistants and regular International and National visiting researchers. She is a Senior Member of IEEE, USA, and senior member of Australian Computer Society, and her research interests are in the area of multimodal systems, computer vision, pattern recognition and image processing. She has published extensively with more than 120 fully refereed publications in several invited book chapters, edited books, high quality conference and journals, and she is in the editorial boards, technical review committees and regular reviewer for several IEEE, Elsevier and IET journals in Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition and Image Processing.
Prof. Nobuo Funabiki
Okayama University, Japan
Biodata: Nobuo Funabiki, Japanese Electrical
engineer educator. Member Institute of Electrical and
Electronics Engineers, Information Processing Society
Japan, Institute of
Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers Japan.Education: Bachelor of Science, Tokyo University, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Tokyo University, 1993. Master of Science, Case Western Reserve University, 1991.
Career: Engineer Sumitomo Metal Industries, Ltd., Kashima, Japan, 1984-1989, researcher Amagasaki, Japan, 1991-1994, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 1989-1991. Assistant professor information and computer science Osaka University, Toyonaka, 1994-1995,associate professor information and computer science, 1995-2001. Professor communications network engineering Okayama (Japan) University, since 2001.
Achievements: Nobuo Funabiki has been listed as a noteworthy Electrical engineer educator by Marquis Cd.
Membership: Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Information Processing Society Japan, Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers Japan.
Invite Speaker II
Prof. Chih-Peng Fan,
National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan
Biodata: Professor, Department of Electrical
Engineering, National Chung Hsing University,
8/2013-present; Director, Division of School Development
Center, Office of Research and Development, National
Chung Hsing University, 4/2017-7/2018; Director, Division of
Project Affairs, Office of Research and Development,
National Chung Hsing University, 2/2016-3/2017;
Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering,
National Chung Hsing University, 8/2007-7/2013; Assistant
Professor, Department of
Electrical Engineering, National Chung Hsing University, 02/2003-08/2007 Design Engineer, Computers & Communications Research Laboratories, Industrial Technology
Research Institute, 10/1998-01/2003 Term Engineer, Computers & Communications Research Laboratories, Industrial Technology Research Institute, 02/1998-07/1998
Research Areas: VLSI Design and System Simulations of Digital Baseband Transceiver; Digital Image/Video Signal Processing and VLSI Design; Fast Prototype of DSP Systems with FPGA or Embedded SOC platform
Academic Service: Served as a Reviewer for a lot of journals: IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video TechnologyIEEE Transactions on Multimedia etc. *Served as a Reviewer (or TPC member) for many conferences: IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE) etc; *Served for a lot of conferences as session chair, program chair, General chair etc. 2006 IEEE APCCAS; 2007 IEEE TENCON; 2007 IEEE ISPACS; 2016 IEEE ICCE-Taiwan : Technical Program Committee co-chair, 2017 IEEE ICCE-Taiwan; 2018 IEEE ICCE-Taiwan; 2019 IEEE ICCE-Taiwan; 2019 IEEE GCCE-Japan
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