Keynote Speakers

Prof. Pham The Bao
Sai Gon University, Vietnam

Pham The Bao received the B.S. degree from Ho Chi Minh City University, in 1995 and the Ph.D. degree from University of Science, in 2009. He is Professor of Computer Science faculty, Sai Gon University. His research interests are image processing & pattern recognition, intelligent computing.

Prof. Hieu Trung Huynh,
Dean of IT Faculty of Industrial University of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Dr. Hieu Trung Huynh is the dean of Faculty of Information Technology, Industrial University of Ho Chi Minh city. His research interests include machine learning, intelligent computation, medical data analysis, and computer-aided diagnosis (CAD). He received his B.S. degree in Computer Science at University of Technology in 1998 and then became a lecturer there. He passed M.S courses in the University of Technology, VietNam, realized his thesis research work at Osaka Sangyo University, Japan, and received M.E. degree of Computer engineering at University of Technology in 2003. He did his PhD at Intelligent Computing Laboratory at Chonnam National University, Korea, and obtained his PhD degree in 2009. He then worked in this Laboratory until 2010. From 2011 to 2012, he has joined the Department of Radiology, University of Chicago, US. He has returned Viet Nam and appointed as dean of Faculty of Information Technology. He has published more than 40 papers primarily in the fields of machine learning, intelligent computation and medical data analysis. He is a member of IEICE, IEEE and committee member of several international conferences

Prof. Genci Capi
Hosei University, Japan

Genci Capi received the B.E. degree from Polytechnic University of Tirana, in 1993 and the Ph.D. degree from Yamagata University, in 2002. He was a Researcher at the Department of Computational Neurobiology, ATR Institute from 2002 to 2004. In 2004, he joined at the Department of System Management, Fukuoka Institute of Technology, as an Assistant Professor, and in 2006, he was promoted to Associate Professor. In 2010, he was joined as a Professor at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Systems Engineering, University of Toyama, Toyama, Japan. He is currently a Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Hosei University, Tokyo, Japan.
His research interests include intelligent robots, BMI, multi robot systems, humanoid robots, learning and evolution.

Plenary Speaker

Prof. DAO Minh-Son
National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan

DAO Minh-Son received the Ph.D. degree from the International Doctoral School in Information and Communication Technology of the University of Trento, Italy, in February 2005. He worked as scientist at GraphiTech, Italy, from 2005 to 2007. He has been a JSPS Post-Doc at the Media Integrated Communication Lab (MICL), Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University from 2007 to 2010. From 2010 to 2013, he has been a member of the MultiMedia Signal Processing and Understanding LAB (mmLAB), University of Trento, Italy. From 2013 to 2015, he has been a senior researcher at the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT), Japan. He is currently a Principal Lecturer of the Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB), Brunei Darussalam, and the Director of the ELEDIA@UTB. His main interests include data mining and big data intelligence analytics for distributed monitoring and event detection, Internet of Things, and decision support systems in the fields of smart farming, healthcare, and smart cities and communities.