Keynote Speaker I
Prof. Chin-Chen Chang
Feng Chia University, Taiwan
Professor C.C. Chang obtained his Ph.D. degree in
computer engineering from National Chiao Tung
University. He's first degree is Bachelor of Science in
Applied Mathematics and master degree is Master of
Science in computer and decision sciences. Both were
awarded in National Tsing Hua University. Dr. Chang
served in National Chung Cheng University from 1989 to
2005. His current title is Chair Professor in Department
of Information Engineering and Computer Science, Feng
Chia University, from Feb. 2005.
Prior to joining Feng Chia University, Professor Chang was an associate professor in Chiao Tung University, professor in National Chung Hsing University, chair professor in National Chung Cheng University. He had also been Visiting Researcher and Visiting Scientist to Tokyo University and Kyoto University, Japan. During his service in Chung Cheng, Professor Chang served as Chairman of the Institute of Computer Science and Information Engineering, Dean of College of Engineering, Provost and then Acting President of Chung Cheng University and Director of Advisory Office in Ministry of Education, Taiwan.
Professor Chang's specialties include, but not limited to, data engineering, database systems, computer cryptography and information security. A researcher of acclaimed and distinguished services and contributions to his country and advancing human knowledge in the field of information science, Professor Chang has won many research awards and honorary positions by and in prestigious organizations both nationally and internationally. He is currently a Fellow of IEEE and a Fellow of IEE, UK. On numerous occasions, he was invited to serve as Visiting Professor, Chair Professor, Honorary Professor, Honorary Director, Honorary Chairman, Distinguished Alumnus, Distinguished Researcher, Research Fellow by universities and research institutes. He also published over 1,100 papers in Information Sciences. In the meantime, he participates actively in international academic organizations and performs advisory work to government agencies and academic organizations.
Keynote Speaker II
Prof. Yong Jin Park
Hanyang University, South Korea and University Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia
Yong Jin Park received B.E., M.E., and Ph.D. degrees in Electronic Engineering from Waseda University, Tokyo. From 1978 to 2010, he was a Professor at Hanyang University, Seoul. He was also a Professor of Waseda University, Tokyo, during 2010-2016. He joined University Malaysia Sabah in 2016, where he is now a Professor of Faculty of Computing and Informatics. In addition, he was a Visiting Associate Professor from 1983 to 1984 in the Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and a Research Fellow at the Computing Laboratory, University of Kent, England, from 1990 to 1991. He joined to deploy Research & Development Network in Korea from the early stage in 1980s. Furthermore, he was one of founding members of the Open Systems Interconnection Association, which promoted standardization activities of communication networks in Korea, and the President from 1991 to 1992. He was the Chairman of the IEEE Seoul Section from 1999 to 2000 and the President of the Korea Institute of Information Scientists and Engineers (KIISE) in 2003. As international academic activities, he was the Director of the Secretariat of the Asia Pacific Advanced Network (APAN) from 1999 to 2003 and the Director of IEEE Region 10 concurrently holding a member of IEEE Board of Directors from 2009 to 2010. He served successively various IEEE committees such as Nominations and Appointment Committee, Conference Committee, Public Visibility Committee, and Ethics & Member Conduct Committee, and is now a member of Life Member Committee, Service Award Committee, Theodore W. Hissey Outstanding Young Professional Award Committee member, and Teaching Award Committee in IEEE as well as IEEE Region 10 Nominations & Advisory Committee. Currently he is a Professor Emeritus of Hanyang University and IEICE fellow. His research interest is the area of Computer Networks, especially Future Internet Architectures.
Keynote Speaker III
Prof. Tatsuya Yamazaki
Niigata University, Japan
Tatsuya Yamazaki received the B.E., M.E. and Ph.D. degrees in information engineering from Niigata University, Niigata, Japan, in 1987, 1989 and 2002, respectively. He joined Communications Research Laboratory (at present, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology) as a researcher in 1989. Since August 2013, he has been with the Faculty of Engineering, Niigata University, Niigata, where he is currently a Professor. Currently, he is also the director at the Big Data Activation Research Center of Niigata University. From 1992 to 1993 and 1995 to 1996 he was a visiting researcher at the National Optics Institute, Canada. From 1997 to 2001 he was a senior researcher at ATR Adaptive Communications Research Laboratories. His research interests include pattern recognition, statistical image processing, sensing data analysis, and communication service quality management. He served as general co-chair of IEEE Workshop on Knowledge Media Networking (KMN'02) and general chair of the 5th International Conference On Smart Homes and Health Telematics (ICOST 2007). He is a member of the IEEE, the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers, the Information Processing Society of Japan, the Institute of Image Information and Television Engineers, and the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence.