Keynote Speakers


YAN Hong, IEEE Fellow
Prof. Dr., City University of Hong Kong

Hong Yan received his PhD degree from Yale University. He was Professor of Imaging Science at the University of Sydney and currently is Chair Professor of Computer Engineering and Wong Chung Hong Professor of Data Engineering at City University of Hong Kong (CityU). He is a former Dean of the College of Science and Engineering at CityU. Professor Yan's research interests include image processing, pattern recognition, and bioinformatics. He has over 600 journal and conference publications in these areas. Professor Yan is an IEEE Fellow and IAPR Fellow. He received the 2016 Norbert Wiener Award from the IEEE SMC Society for contributions to image and biomolecular pattern recognition techniques. He is a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts.