Conference Venue

Important Dates

Plenary Speakers:



Keynote Speakers:

General Chair


John T.W. Yeow, University of Waterloo, Canada

General Co-Chair


Parviz Famouri, West Virginia University, USA

Program Chair


Carmen Lilley, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

Program Co-Chair


Guangyong Li, University of Pittsburgh, USA

Finance Advisor


Xiaoping YUN, Naval Postgraduate School, USA

Publicity Chairs


Makoto KANEKO, Osaka University, Japan
Jin Woo KIM, The University of Arkansas, USA
Haixia ZHANG, Beijing University, China

Finance Chair


John MAI, City University of Hong Kong, China

Publication Chair


Zhidong WANG, Chiba Institute of Technology, Japan


Advisory Committee


Meyya MEYYAPPAN (Chair), NASA Ames, USA
Toshio FUKUDA, Nagoya University, Japan
Stephen GOODNICK, Arizona State University, USA
Chih-Ming HO, University of California, USA
Chennupati JAGADISH, Australian National University, Australia
Wen Jung LI, City University of Hong Kong, China
James MORRIS, Portland State University, USA
Tzyh Jong TARN, Washington University, USA
Ning XI, Michigan State University, USA
Bradley NELSON, ETH, Switzerland
Kyle JIANG, University of Birmingham, UK
Dong SUN, City University of Hong Kong, China

Organizing Chair


Siyuan HE, Ryerson University, Canada

Tutorials and Workshop Chairs


Winnie YE, Carlton University, Canada

Invited Symposia Chairs


Uche WEJINYA, University of Arkansas, USA
Pak Kin WONG, The University of Arizona, USA

Awards Committee Chair


Gwo-Bin Vincent Lee, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

Awards Committee Members


Steve Tung, University of Arkansas, USA
Xuhui Jeff Sun, Soochow University, China
Woo Soo Kim, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Argyrios Margaritis, University of Western Ontario, Canada
Andrea M. Armani, University of Southern California, USA
Deji Akinwande, The University of Texas at Austin, USA