- Keynote Speakers
Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen, China
Yong Xu is a Professor in Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen. His research interests include pattern recognition, biometric recognition, image processing, deep learning, and bioinformatics. He was the winner of the second prize of Heilongjiang Province Natural Science in 2014, and the winner of the New Century Excellent Talents of the Ministry of Education in 2008. He is also a member of Guangdong Province Talents for supporting projects, Shenzhen Pengcheng Scholars, and Shenzhen High-level Local Talents. He has won two provincial and ministerial-level scientific and technological progress awards and has hosted three national-level projects including the National Natural Science Foundation. He has published three academic monographs, two translated works and more than 130 SCI retrieved papers. In recent years, he has been consecutively selected as one of the Most Cited Chinese Researchers by Elsevier. His part-time social jobs include IEEE senior member, IEEE SMC TC on Biometrics and Applications co-chairman, editor-in-chief of the international academic journal "International Journal of Image and Graphics", multiple international academic journals (IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, Patten Recognition, Neurocomputing, International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, etc.), reviewer of multiple international conference papers.