Keynote Speakers

Professor Alexander Dolgui

Professor Alexender Dolgui is a full Professor of Exceptional Class in France, head of Department on Automation, Production and Computer Sciences, and member of the Executive Committee of the LS2N - CNRS UMR 6004. He has served many professional society positions, such as Fellow of the European Academy for Industrial Management (AIM), Chair of the IFAC Technical Committee TC 5.2 "Manufacturing Modelling for Management and Control", etc. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Production Research, Consulting Editor of International Journal of Systems Science, and Area/Associate Editor or editorial board member of more than 25 well-known international journals. He has also served as Chairman, General Scientific Chair or Member of Scientific/Program Committee for more than 190 International Conferences. He has more than 770 publications, including over 170 refereed journal papers and more than 380 conference papers.

Professor Dingzhu Du

Professor Dingzhu Du is a full Professor in Department of Computer Science, University of Texas at Dallas. He has ever solved several well-known conjectures, including Gilbet-Pollak Conjecture and Derman-Lieberman-Ross Conjecture, and has received many scientific and honorary awards. The proof of Gilbet-Pollak conjecture was selected by 1992 Year Book of Encyclopaedia, Britannica, as the first one among six outstanding achievements in mathematics in 1991. He is currently the Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Combinatorial Optimization, co-Editor-in-Chief of Discrete Mathematics, Algorithms and Applications, co-Editor-in-Chief of Computational Social Networks, and Editorial Board Member of over 10 journals. He has published over 200 peer-reviewed journal papers, 15 co-authored books, and more than 70 edited books or book chapters.

Zhen Liu

Dr. Zhen Liu is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Logitech, Fellow of IEEE. He is in charge of the technology strategies and their implementation for Logitech worldwide. He also build and directly supervise the Artificial Intelligence and of Cloud Engineering teams. Before joining Logitech, he has ever served several well-known international companies all over the world, and has excellent experience in operational management. He has ever been the head of Microsoft China Innovation Group, the Head of Nokia Research Center (NRC) Beijing, the Head of NRC Growth Economies Lab, and the senior manager of the Next Generation Distributed Systems department in IBM T.J. Watson Research Center. He has published more than 200 papers and obtained over 100 granted patents from US Patent Office. He has also served on the editorial boards of several journals including IEEE Transactions on Service Computing and the Journal of Performance Evaluation, and was the general chair or co-chair of several international conferences.

Contact with us!