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Last date for full Submission Deadline:

April 30, 2024

Last date for full Notification of Acceptance:

May 31, 2024

Last date for full Camera Ready Submission:

June 30 2024

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General Chair

Jingsha He

Professor, Department of Software Engineering, Beijing University of Technology, China

Research Interests: Information security; Wireless networks; Blockchain technology; Digital forensics.

Jingsha He received his Bachelor’s degree in computer science from Xi’an Jiaotong University in China in July 1982 and his Master’s and Ph.D. degrees in computer engineering from the University of Maryland at College Park in U.S. in December 1984 and December 1990, respectively. Prof. He has been with the Faculty of Information Technology of Beijing University of Technology (BJUT) in Beijing, China since August 2003, starting therein as a distinguished professor of the Beijing municipality during the first three years. Prior to joining BJUT in August 2003, Prof. He had worked for several multi-national companies in the U.S., including IBM Corp. (as a senior computer scientist), MCI Communications Corp. (as a senior engineer) and Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc. (as a senior member of research staff), and published more than 10 papers and received 12 U.S. patents. Since joining BJUT in August 2003, Prof. He has published over 300 papers in scholarly journals and major international conferences, received 90 Chinese patents and 53 software copyrights and authored or co-authored 9 books in software engineering and information security. Prof. He has been the principal investigator of more than 40 research projects, including grants from National Natural Science Foundation of China, Beijing Natural Science Foundation, Ministry of Science and Technology and Beijing Municipal Science & Technology Commission. Prof. He’s research interests include information security, wireless networks, blockchain technology and digital forensics.

Yu-Dong Zhang

Professor, IEEE/ACM/IES Senior Member, School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences, Chair in Knowledge Discovery and Machine Learning, University of Leicester, UK

Research Interests: Deep learning; Convolutional neural networks; Graph convolutional networks; Attention networks; Explainable AI; Biomedical image analysis; Bio-inspired computing; Pattern recognition; Transfer learning; Medical sensor.

Yudong Zhang received his BE degree in information sciences the MPhil degree in communication and information engineering from the Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, in 2004 and 2007, respectively, and the PhD degree in signal and information processing from Southeast University, in 2010. He was a postdoc from 2010 to 2012 with Columbia University, and as an assistant research scientist from 2012 to 2013 with Research Foundation of Mental Hygiene. He was a full professor from 2013 to 2017 with Nanjing Normal University. He is currently a professor with the School of Informatics, University of Leicester, U.K. His research interests include deep learning and medical image analysis. He is a fellow of the IET (FIET), and senior member of the IEEE, IES, and ACM. He was included in the “Most Cited Chinese researchers (Computer Science)” by Elsevier from 2014 to 2018. He was the recipient of the Web of Science Highly Cited Researcher 2019, “Emerald Citation of Excellence 2017, and MDPI Top 10 Most Cited Papers 2015. He was included in Top Scientist in Guide2Research.


Ji Zhang
Professor, IEEE Senior Member, School of Mathematics, Physics and Computing, Australia University of Southern Queensland, Australia

Research Interests: Knowledge discovery; Data mining (KDD); Databases; Bioinformatics; Information privacy and security; Sensor networks.

Prof. Zhang received his degree of Ph.D. from the Faculty of Computer Science at Dalhousie University, Canada in 2009, the degree of M.Sc from School of Computing at National University of Singapore (NUS) in 2002 and degree of B.E from Department of Information Management and Information Systems at the Southeast University, China in 2000. He is currently a full professor in Computer Science in School of Sciences, Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences at the University of Southern Queensland (USQ), Australia. He is an IET Fellow, IEEE Senior Member, ACM Member, Australian Endeavour Fellow, Queensland International Fellow and Izaak Walton Killam Scholar (Canada). He was the Principal Advisor for Research for the Division of ICT Services at USQ (2010-2013). Prof. Zhang was a visiting professor at Tsukuba University, Japan in December 2012, at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore from November 2011 to February 2012 and at Michigan State University, USA from September to December 2010. He has published over 230 papers, many appearing in top-tier international journals including IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC), ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data (TKDD), ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology (TIST), ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems (TMIS), ACM Transactions on Spatial Algorithms and Systems, Information Sciences, Knowledge-based Systems, Neurocomputing, WWW Journal, Journal of Intelligent Information Systems (JIIS), Bioinformatics, Knowledge and Information Systems (KAIS), and top international conferences such as AAAI, IJCAI, VLDB, SIGKDD, ICDE, ICDM, WWW, CIKM, CVPR, COLING, PAKDD and DASFAA. He has also authored one monograph and 10 book chapters. He has three(3) papers as the highest cited papers in image mining and one paper as the highly cited paper in pattern mining. He received three(3) best paper awards respectively in WWW workshop 2021, DIKW 2021 and WISE 2019, and the student travel award of ICDM 2006.

Jerry Chun-Wei Lin

Professor, IEEE Senior Member, Department of Computer science, Electrical engineering and Mathematical sciences Western Norway University of Applied Sciences, Norway

Research Interests: Data mining; Soft computing; Optimization; Artificial intelligence/Machine learning; Privacy preserving; Security technologies.

Jerry Chun-Wei Lin received his Ph.D. from the Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan in 2010. He is currently a full Professor with the Department of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Mathematical Sciences, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences, Bergen, Norway. He has published 500+ research articles in refereed journals (with 50+ IEE/ACM Journals, e.g., IEEE TKDE, IEEE TFS, IEEE TNNLS, IEEE TCYB, IEEE TII, IEEE TITS, IEEE TNSE, IEEE TETCI, IEEE SysJ, IEEE SensJ, IEEE IOTJ, ACM TKDD, ACM TDS, ACM TMIS, ACM TOIT, ACM TIST, ACM TOS, ACM TALLIP) and international conferences (IEEE ICDE, IEEE ICDM, PKDD, PAKDD), 16 edited books, as well as 33 patents (held and filed, 3 US patents). He is the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Data Science and Pattern Recognition, the Associate Editor of 11 SCI journals including IEEE TNNLS, IEEE TCYB, Information Sciences, etc, and Guest Editor for several IEEE/ACM journals such as IEEE TFS, IEEE TITS, IEEE TII, IEEE SysJ, ACM TMIS, ACM TALLIP, ACM TOIT and ACM JDIQ. He has recognized as the most cited Chinese Researcher respectively in 2018, 2019, and 2020 by Scopus/Elsevier. He is the Fellow of IET (FIET), ACM Distinguished Member and IEEE Senior Member.

Chien-Ming Chen
Associate Professor, College of Computer Science and Engineering, Shandong University of Science and Technology, China

Research Interests: Network security; Blockchain; Big data; Artificial intelligence; Data mining.

Chien-Ming Chen is currently an Associate Professor with the College of Computer Science and Engineering, Shandong University of Science and Technology, China. He received his Ph.D. from the Department of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan in 2010. He has published about 100 SCI-indexed research articles in refereed journals (including ACM/IMS TDS, IEEE TII, IEEE TDSC, IEEE TPDS, IEEE TIFS, IEEE TITS, IEEE TC, IEEE TMM, IEEE SysJ, IEEE IOTJ, IEEE Networks, ACM TMIS, ACM OSR), 2 edited books, and 17 patents (1 US patent, 12 China patents, 1 Taiwan patent, 3 Luxembourg Short-term Patent Application). He is the Senior Member of IEEE. He also serves as an Associate Editor for IEEE Access and an Executive Editor for the International Journal of Information Computer Security.

Technical Program Committee Chair

Zhihan Lv, Uppsala University, Sweden

Technical Program Committee

Ljiljana Trajkovic, Simon Fraser University, Canada

Javier Gozalvez, Universidad Miguel Hernandez de Elche, Spain

Hamid Reza Karimi, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Enaul Haq Shaik, Pondicherry University, India

Danilo Avola, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Wei-Chang Yeh, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, ROC

Haibin Zhu, Nipissing University, Canada

Anand Nayyar, Duy Tan University, Vietnam

Xiangjie Kong, Zhejiang University of Technoligy, China

Liyana Shuib, Universiti Malaya, Malaysia

George K. Adam, University of Thessaly, Greece

Biplob Ray, Central Queensland University, Australia

Sizhe An, University of Wisconsin, USA

Jehad M. Hamamreh,, Antalya Bilim University, Turkey

Yongqing Zhu, Singapore University of Social Sciences, Singapore

Muna Al-Hawawre, Deakin University, Australia

Zaib Ullah, Università Telematica Giustino Fortunato, Italy

Vinayak Ashok Bharadi, Thakur College of Engineering and Technology, India

Rao Li, University of South Carolina Aiken, USA

Haider TH. Salim ALRikabi, Wasit University, Iraq

Arman Goudarzi, University of Victoria, Canada

Jayaprakash Kar, The LNM Institute of Information Technology, India

Sohail Ahmad Parah, University of Kashmir, India

Gianluca Lax, University Mediterranea of Reggio Calabria, Italy

Muath Obaidat, City University of New York, USA

Khayyam Salehi, Shahrekord University, Iran

Aleksandra Mileva, Goce Delcev University, Republic of North Macedonia

Wei-Yang Chiu, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark

Dake Chen, University of Southern California, USA

Daehee Seo, Sangmyung University, South Korea

Suyel Namasudra, National Institute of Technology Patna, India

Jing Zhang, Emory University, USA

Mehdi Gheisari, Islamic Azad University, Iran

Akram A. Almohammedi, Karabük University, Turkey

Tao Zhang, University of Florida, USA

Jerzy Konorski, Gdańsk University of Technology, Poland