Keynote Speakers
Prof. Muhammad Shafiq
Guangzhou University, China
Muhammad Shafiq, IEEE Senior Member, received the Ph.D. degree at the School of Computer Science and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China, in 2018. He completed his Post doctorate in 2020 at Cyberspace Institute of Advanced Technology, Guangzhou University, Guangzhou, China. He is currently Distinguished Associate Professor at the Cyberspace Institute of Advance Technology, Guangzhou University, Guangzhou, China. He is Associate Editor at Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Journal.  He has guest editor in several Special Issues in reported SCI journals. He has invited speaker in well-known conferences. He is a member of several well-known conferences (CP, PC and TPC member). His current research areas of interest include IoT Security, IoT anomaly and intrusion traffic classification, IoT management, Network Traffic Classification, Cloud Computing and Network Security. He has authored more than over 50 peer-reviewed articles on topics related to cybersecurity. He has received multiple awards for Academic Excellence and University Contribution. He is the reviewer of many prominent journals, including, IEEE Transaction on Network Science and Engineering, Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications, IEEE Transaction on Parallel and Distributed Systems, IEEE Transaction on Cloud Computing, IEEE Transaction on Service Computing, IEEE Transaction on Industrial Informatics, IEEE Internet of Things, IEEE Access, Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience (Wiley), Journal of Parallel and Distributing Computing. In 2020, he received Certificate of Appreciation from Journal Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience by Wiley.
 Prof. Zhili Zhou
Guangzhou University, China
Zhili Zhou, doctor of engineering, professor. He is currently a professor with Institute of Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain, Guangzhou University.Also, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Windsor, Canada. His current research interests include Multimedia Security, Artificial Intelligence Security, Information Hiding, Digital Forensics, Blockchain, and Secret Sharing. He is a member of IEEE, ACM, China Computer Federation, and China Society of Image and Graphics.
Hehas authored or coauthored more than 100refereed papers on famous journals, such as IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, and IEEE Transactions on image processing. In those papers, 6 ones have been selected as Top 1% ESI Highly Cited Papers. He is serving as an Associate Editor of Journal of Real-Time Image Processing, Security and Communication Networks, and International Journal on Semantic Web and Information Systems. Hegot GuangdongNatural Science Funds for Distinguished Young Scholar, and was awarded ACM Rising Star and selected as World’s Top 2% Scientists. Hegot GuangdongNatural Science Funds for Distinguished Young Scholar, and was awarded ACM Rising Star and selected as World’s Top 2% Scientists.
 Prof. Jerry Chun-Wei Lin
Western Norway University of Applied Sciences, Norway
Jerry Chun-Wei Lin is currently working as the full Professor at the Department of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Mathematical Sciences, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences, Bergen, Norway. He has published 500+ research papers in refereed journals (388 SCI papers with 90+ IEEE/ACM Journals includes IEEE TKDE, IEEE TFS, IEEE TNNLS, IEEE TCYB, IEEE TII, IEEE TITS, IEEE TNSE, IEEE TETCI, IEEE SysJ, IEEE SensJ, IEEE Multimedia, IEEE IOTJ, IEEE JBHI, IEEE/ACM TCBB, ACM TKDD, ACM TOMM, ACM TDS, ACM TMIS, ACM TOIT, ACM TIST, ACM TOSN, ACM TALLIP) and international conferences (234 EI, IEEE ICDE, IEEE ICDM, DASSFA, PKDD, SDM, PAKDD). His research interests include data mining and analytics, soft computing, deep learning/machine learning, optimization, IoT applications, and privacy-preserving and security technologies. His google scholar citation is 11770 (h-index: 54, i-10 index: 249). He is the Editorin-Chief of Data Science and Pattern Recognition (DSPR) journal, Associate Editor/Editor for 11 SCI journals including IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems (SCI, JCR:Q1, IF:14.255), IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics (SCI, JCR:Q1, IF:19.118), Information Sciences (SCI, JCR:Q1, IF:8.233), Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences (SCI, JCR:Q1, IF:6.558), Journal of Internet Technology (SCI, JCR:Q4, IF:1.140), IEEE Access (SCI, JCR:Q2, IF:3.476), Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing (SCI, JCR:Q2, IF:3.662), Journal of Circuits Systems and Computers (SCI, JCR:Q4, IF:1.278), PLOS ONE (SCI, JCR:Q2, IF:3.752), Intelligent Data Analysis (SCI, JCR:Q4, IF:1.321), and International Journal of Interactive Multimedia and Artificial Intelligence (SCI, JCR:Q2, IF:4.936). He has served as the Guest Editor for 50+ SCI journals including ACM TOIT, ACM TALLIP, ACM TMIS, ACM JDIQ, IEEE JBHI, IEEE TII, IEEE TFS and IEEE TITS. He is the leader of the well-known SPMF project, which provides more than 190 data mining algorithms and has been widely cited in many different applications (around 900 citation). He is also the founder and the leader of PPSF project. Moreover, he has been awarded as the Most Cited Chinese Researcher in 2018, 2019, and 2020 by Elsevier/Scopus and Top-2% Scientist in 2019 and 2020 respectively by Stanford List. He is the Fellow of IET (FIET), ACM Distinguished Member (Scientist), and IEEE Senior Member.
Prof. Pascal Lorenz
University of Haute Alsace, France
Pascal Lorenz received his M.Sc. (1990) and Ph.D. (1994) from the University of Nancy, France. Between 1990 and 1995 he was a research engineer at WorldFIP Europe and at Alcatel-Alsthom. He is a professor at the University of Haute-Alsace, France, since 1995. His research interests include QoS, wireless networks and high-speed networks. He is the author/co-author of 3 books, 3 patents and 200 international publications in refereed journals and conferences. He was Technical Editor of the IEEE Communications Magazine Editorial Board (2000-2006), IEEENetworksMagazinesince2015,IEEETransactionsonVehicularTechnology since 2017, Chair of IEEE ComSoc France (2014-2020), Financial chair of IEEE France (2017-2022), Chair of Vertical Issues in Communication Systems Technical Committee Cluster (2008-2009), Chair of the Communications Systems Integration and Modeling Technical Committee (2003-2009), Chair of the Communications Software Technical Committee (2008-2010) and Chair of the Technical Committee on Information Infrastructure and Networking (2016-2017). He has served as Co-Program Chair of IEEE WCNC'2012 and ICC'2004, Executive Vice-Chair of ICC'2017, TPC Vice Chair of Globecom'2018, Panel sessions co-chair for Globecom'16, tutorial chair of VTC'2013 Spring and WCNC'2010, track chair of PIMRC'2012 and WCNC'2014, symposium Co-Chair at Globecom 2007-2011, Globecom'2019, ICC 2008-2010, ICC'2014 and '2016. He has served as Co-Guest Editor for special issues of IEEE Communications Magazine, Networks Magazine, Wireless Communications Magazine, Telecommunications Systems and LNCS. He is associate Editor for International Journal of Communication Systems (IJCS-Wiley), Journal on Security and Communication Networks (SCN-Wiley) and International Journal of Business Data Communications and Networking, Journal of Network and Computer Applications (JNCA-Elsevier). He is senior member of the IEEE, IARIA fellow and member of many international program committees. He has organized many conferences, chaired several technical sessions and gave tutorials at major international conferences. He was IEEE ComSoc Distinguished Lecturer Tour during 2013-2014.