Invited Speakers



Assoc. Prof. Guangyu Gao
Beijing Institute of Technology, China

Gao Guangyu, Ph.D., Associate Professor in Beijing Institute of Technology, IBM Faculty Award Scholar. He is the vice director of the Institute of Data Science and Knowledge Engineering at Beijing Institute of Technology. He also serves as the Secretary of the China Engineering Education Accreditation Association (CEEAA). Previously, he served as the assistant director of the Economic and Information Commission of Shunyi District, Beijing.
He obtained his Ph.D. in Engineering jointly from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications and the National University of Singapore in 2013, and in 2016, he was a visiting scholar at IBM China Systems Development Center.
His main research interests include deep learning, computer vision, and multimedia analysis. He was awarded as the IBM Faculty Award in 2016, 2017 and 2019, which is highly competitive and recognizes the quality of his research and program as well as its importance to the industry. His work won the IEEE Nominate Video Award at the 12th IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence and Computing (UIC 2015). He also directed his students to win the Honorable Mention in ``Vision Meets Drone: A Challenge-Task-2: object detection in videos" of ICCV 2019.




Assoc. Prof. Porawat Visutsak
King Mongkut’s University of Technology North Bangkok, Thailand

Porawat Visutsak received the Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the Faculty of Science, KMITL (King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang) in 2010. He was a research fellow at SunMoon University, Republic of Korea in 2010. He was selected to receive the Endeavour Research Fellowship in 2016 to conduct his research at the University of Southern Queensland, Australia. He was also awarded the Junior Research Fellowship 2017 to conduct the research at Centre de Recherche en Informatique, Signal et Automatique de Lille, France. He is with the Department of Computer and Information Science, Faculty of Applied Science, KMUTNB. His current position is Associate Professor. In 2023, he was Senior Visiting Scholar in the Computer Science and Technology Program, Beijing Institute of Technology's School of Computer Science and Technology, Beijing, China under China Scholarship Council (CSC) Program.




Assoc. Prof. Yuan Ye
Shenyang University of Technology, China

Yuan Ye currently serves as an Associate Professor in the Software College of Shenyang University of Technology in China. She received her B.E. degree and Master's degree from the Zhejiang University, China, and the University of New South Wales, Australia, in 2010 and 2012, respectively. She obtained her Ph.D. from the Northeastern University, China, in 2022, and had academic exchanges at the Ritsumeikan University, Japan, during 2014-2016. Professor Yuan's primary research interests lie in the fields of image segmentation, signal processing, and machine learning. Her research works are particularly focused on superpixel segmentation and medical image processing. She has authored one academic monograph and contributed numerous papers to international journals and conferences, two of which have been published in IEEE Transactions on Image Processing.




Assoc. Prof. Zheng-Ming Gao
Jingchu University of Technology, China

Dr. Zheng-Ming Gao is an associate professor with Jingchu University of Technology. He received his D.-Eng. degree in 2010. He retired from military in 2018 and served as a faculty member with School of computer engineering, Jingchu University of Technology. He is now the Member of the Youth Working Committee of the Chinese Association of Artificial Intelligence, Chairman of Jingmen Greenby Network Technology Co., Ltd. Since 2018, he has hosted two province/department-level foundations and 13 city-hall level projects. He has published more than eighty papers, sixties of them have been indexed in SCI/EI, he also occupied more than 40 patents and 40 software copyrights, he has published seven monographs by now. He is now focusing on intelligent information technology and development.




Prof. Jiarong Yang
Shanghai Electric Group Co., Ltd., Central Academe, China

Yang Jiarong received his bachelor's degree in Industrial Automation from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 2006 and MA.Eng degree in Control Engineering from East China University of Science and Technology in 2011. He is the Director of the Artificial Intelligence and Application Department at the Central Research Institute of Shanghai Electric Group Co., Ltd. As a senior engineer, He and his team are mainly engaged in the application of AI technologies such as Machine Vision and Machine Learning in industry field.




Senior Lecturer Nopparat Pochai
King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand

Nopparat Pochai is a senior lecturer at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand. Over 20 Ph.D. students in applied mathematics have been mentored by him. For more than ten years, he has led research initiatives supported by the Centre of Excellence in Mathematics, Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Research and Innovation, Thailand. Over 90 publications have been published as a result of his research. His research focuses on surface-water and groundwater pollution control; air pollution control; airborne transmission control; and shoreline evolution modeling. One of his research articles about airborne transmission is contained in the World Health Organization's (WHO) COVID-19 global literature on coronavirus disease. He is listed as an independent expert who was nominated by a country party, the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD).