Organization

Honorary Chair
Bernard Widrow, Stanford University, USA
International Advisory Committee Chair
Yoon Soon Fatt, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
General Chair
Guang‐Bin Huang, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Organizing Chairs
Kay Chen Tan, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Fuchun Sun, Tsinghua University, China
Program Chairs
Kezhi Mao, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Erik Cambria, MIT Media Laboratory, USA
ZhihongMan, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia
Kar‐Ann Toh, Yonsei University, Korea
Panel Chair
Jonathan Tapson, University of Western Sydney, Australia
Competition Chairs
Jonathan Wu, University of Windsor, Canada
Stan Z. Li, Chinese Academy of Science, China
Chi Man Vong, University of Macau, Macau
International Advisory Committee
Bir Bhanu, University of California, Riverside, USA
Stefano Fusi, Columbia University, USA
Amir Hussain, University of Stirling, UK
Yaochu Jin, University of Surrey, UK
Derong Liu, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Vincenzo Piuri, Universita' degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Marios M. Polycarpou, University of Cyprus, Cyprus
José Carlos Príncipe, University of Florida, USA
Eugene Santos Jr., Dartmouth College, USA
Jennie Si, Arizona State University, USA
Michel Verleysen, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium
Jun Wang, Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
Xi‐Zhao Wang, Hebei University, China
Lihua Xie, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Zong‐Ben Xu, Xi’an Jiaotong University, China
Xin Yao, University of Birmingham, UK
Zhengyou Zhang, Microsoft Research, Redmond, USA
Jacek M. Zurada, University of Louisville, USA
Area Chairs
Jan Chorowski, University of Wroclaw, Poland
Zhao Yang Dong, University of Sydney, Australia
Manuel Graña, Universidad del País vasco, Spain
Haibo He, University of Rhode Island, USA
Qing He, Chinese Academy of Science, China
Kang Li, Queen's University Belfast, UK
Huaping Liu, Tsinghua University, China
Bao‐Liang Lu, Shanghai Jiaotong University, China
Dacheng Tao, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Min Yao, Zhejiang University, China
Jianping Yin, National University of Defense Technology, China
Finance Chair
Qi Cao, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Webmaster
Yoan Miche, Aalto University, Finland