University of Nebraska
Peter Z. Revesz holds a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from Brown University (dissertation title: Constraint Query Languages, advisor: Paris C. Kanellakis). He was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Toronto before joining the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where he is a professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. He is an expert in databases, data mining and analytics, bioinformatics and computational linguistics. He is the author of Introduction to Databases: From Biological to Spatio-Temporal (Springer, 2010) and Introduction to Constraint Databases (Springer, 2002). Dr. Revesz held visiting appointments at the IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, INRIA, the Max Planck Institute for Computer Science, the University of Athens, the University of Hasselt, the U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research and the U.S. Department of State. He is a recipient of an AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowship, a J. William Fulbright Scholarship, an Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellowship, a Jefferson Science Fellowship, a National Science Foundation CAREER award, and a Faculty International Scholar of the Year award by Phi Beta Delta, the Honor Society for International Scholars.
Chief Data Scientist
Scott Clendaniel is the Data Scientist of the Strategic Artificial Intelligence Lab at Legg Mason based in Baltimore, Maryland. Scott is aiming to create cutting-edge Artificial Intelligence accessible by all. He specializes in designing and developing new Machine Learning departments for mid-large size organizations.
Past clients include Booz Allen Hamilton, Citicorp, Los Angeles Times, Mercedes and Morgan Stanley.
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Dr Liu obtained his PhD in Biostatistics from the University of Pennsylvania. Dr Liu is Associate Professor of Biostatistics and Director of the Brown ARCH Data and Statistics Core. He also is a faculty member at the biostatistics core of the Lifespan/Boston/Brown Center for AIDS Research (CFAR), Brown Data Science Initiative (DSI), Advance-Clinical Translational Research (Advance-CTR) and an affiliated faculty member for the AMPATH Biostatistics and Data Program. His research interests is in the area of health data science and include clinical decision making, incomplete data problems, causal inference, diagnostic testing, and design of clinical trials.
Kennesaw State University
Raj Jain is a Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis. Previously, he was the CTO and one of the Cofounders of Nayna Networks, Inc - a next-generation telecommunications systems company in San Jose, CA. He was a Senior Consulting Engineer at Digital Equipment Corporation in Littleton, Mass and then a professor of Computer and Information Sciences at Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.
Jaypee Institute of Information Technology
Dr. Krishna Asawa working with Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida, India since 2003. During her teaching career of about 16 years, she pursued and experienced teaching subjects like Data Structures, Algorithm Analysis and Design, Artificial Intelligence, Soft Computing, Distributed Databases, Computer Architecture and Organization, Logic Programming, Theory of Computation, Database System, Human-Computer Interaction, Cryptography and Management Information System. Apart from teaching, she is an active researcher and currently an advisor of 4 research scholars. She is also a member of the technical program committee of referred Journals and Conference Proceedings. She is actively involved in curriculum planning, syllabus design, editing and reviewing textbooks of the engineering graduate level. She has been organizing member of workshops and conferences organized by the CSE department of JIIT. She has also served as an external examiner and adjunct instructor at the other universities. She has worked as a resource person for conducting EDP’s sponsored by the Department of Science and Technology (DST) in the Rajasthan territory.
National Chung Cheng University
Pao-Ann Hsiung received a B.S. degree in Mathematics and a Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC, in 1991 and 1996, respectively. From 1993 to 1996, he was a Teaching Assistant and System Administrator in the Department of Mathematics, National Taiwan University. From 1996 to 2000, he was a post-doctoral researcher at the Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC. From February 2001 to July 2002, he was an assistant professor and from August 2002 to July 2007 he was an associate professor in the Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, Chiayi, Taiwan, ROC. Since August 2007, he is a full professor. He was the Division Chief of Information Management at the Computer Center from May 2008 to July 2011. He was the department chair from August 2011 to January 2016. Then, he held the post of the Dean of International Affairs starting from February 2016 until now. Dr. Hsiung has published more than 260 papers in top international journals and conferences. He was the recipient of the 2001 ACM Taipei Chapter Kuo-Ting Li Young Researcher for his significant contributions to the design automation of electronic systems. This award is given annually to only one person under the age of 36, conducting research in Taiwan. Dr. Hsiung was also a recipient of the 2004 Young Scholar Research Award given by National Chung Cheng University to five young faculty members per year. He was awarded the 2010 Outstanding Research Award by National Chung Cheng University (only 3 faculty members were awarded in 2010). Nine of the Master Theses that he supervised were awarded the Best Master Thesis in Computer Science by the Institute of Information and Computing Machinery, 2002. He was also the supervisor of several contest awards, including two best paper awards.
National University of Malaysia
Dr. Uqbah Iqbal is a Socioeconomic Researcher at Research for Social Advancement. Winning Second Place in Malaysian Historical Essay Writing Competition 2013, he was the recipient of Research University Fellowship Scheme, Graduate on Time Award and Outstanding Student Award from Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, as well as the Youngest Ph.D. in History Holder and the only Malaysian, achieved a Ph.D. in History in conjunction with the 43rd Convocation of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. He's authoring notable books/ebooks such as The Historical Development of the Malay Nationalism Before Independence, The Historical Development of the Malay Society Economic Nature During Pre-Colonial Era, The Historical Development of British Investment in Malaya Before the Second World War, The Historical Development of Foreign Investment in the Formation of the Malaysian Economy and Sejarah Pemikiran Pandang Ke Timur: Kepentingan Jepun Dalam Pembangunan Sosio-Ekonomi Malaysia (1906-1980). His publications have appeared in a wide range of international and national journals such as TAWARIKH, SUSURGALUR, Management, and Administrative Sciences Review, Social and Basic Sciences Research Review, Jurnal Kemanusiaan, Jurnal Sejarah, Jurnal Pengajian Melayu, Jebat, International Journal of Social Science and Humanities Research, Asia Pacific Journal of Education, Arts and Sciences, Asian Social Science and Geografia. He's also active in the editorial board such as Asian Social Science, International Journal of Art and Literature, International Journal of Archaeology and History, American Journal of Social Sciences, Asia Pacific Journal of Education, Arts and Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Social Sciences, History Research and Pratidhwani the Echo. Through his involvement as a reviewer with the Nonfiction Authors Association, 15 of his reviewed books received Awards.
Dr. Zhixiang Fang is a Professor of State Key Laboratory for Information Engineering in Surveying, Mapping and Remote Sensing(Liesmars), Wuhan University. His fields of expertise and research interests include human behavior modeling in space-time GIS, pedestrian navigation and transport geography. Dr. Fang earned his Ph.D. and M.Sc.degrees from Wuhan University.
University of Bucharest
Prof. Emeritus Radu Mutihac is Chair of Medical Physics Section, University of Bucharest, and works in Neuroscience, Signal Processing, Microelectronics, and Artificial Intelligence. As a postdoc/research associate/visiting professor/full professor, he runs his research at the University of Bucharest, International Centre for Theoretical Physics (Italy), Ecole Polytechnique and Institut Henri Poincaré (France), KU Leuven (Belgium). Data mining and exploratory analysis of neuroimaging time series were addressed during two Fulbright Grants in Neuroscience (Yale University, CT, and University of New Mexico, NM, USA). His research in fused biomedical imaging modalities was carried out at the Johns Hopkins University, National Institutes of Health, and Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, MD, USA.