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CSMO 2023 Speakers


Prof. Shahram Latifi
(Keynote Speaker)

IEEE Fellow

University of Nevada, Las Vegas, USA




Speech: Advanced Biometrics: Covert, Stand-off and Reliable 

Biography: Shahram Latifi, an IEEE Fellow, received the Master of Science and the PhD degrees both in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, in 1986 and 1989, respectively. He is currently a Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Dr. Latifi is the co-director of the Center for Information Technology and Algorithms (CITA) at UNLV. He has designed and taught undergraduate and graduate courses in the broad spectrum of Computer Science and Engineering in the past four decades. He has given keynotes and seminars on machine learning/AI and IT-related topics all over the world. He has authored over 250 technical articles in the areas of networking, cybersecurity, image processing, biosurveillance, biometrics, document analysis, fault tolerant computing, parallel processing, and data compression. His research has been funded by NSF, NASA, DOE, DoD, Boeing, Lockheed and Cray Inc. Dr. Latifi was an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Computers (1999-2006), an IEEE Distinguished Speaker (1997-2000), and Co-founder and General Chair of the IEEE Int'l Conf. on Information Technology (2004-2015). Dr. Latifi is the recipient of several research awards, the most recent being the Barrick Distinguished Research Award (2021). Dr. Latifi was recognized to be among the top 2% researchers around the world in December 2020, according to Stanford top 2% list (publication data in Scopus, Mendeley). He is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Nevada.

Prof. Joel J. P. C. Rodrigues
(Keynote Speaker)


China University of Petroleum (East China), Qingdao, China
Instituto de Telecomunicações, Covilhã, Portugal




Speech: Enabling Smart Environments through Internet of Things 

Biography: Joel J. P. C. Rodrigues [Fellow, IEEE & AAIA] is with the College of Computer Science and Technology, China University of Petroleum, Qingdao, China; Senac Faculty of Ceará, Brazil; and senior researcher at the Instituto de Telecomunicações, Portugal. Prof. Rodrigues is an Highly Cited Researcher (Clarivate), N. 1 of the top scientists in computer science in Brazil (, the leader of the Next Generation Networks and Applications (NetGNA) research group (CNPq), Member Representative of the IEEE Communications Society on the IEEE Biometrics Council, and the President of the scientific council at ParkUrbis – Covilhã Science and Technology Park. He was Director for Conference Development - IEEE ComSoc Board of Governors, an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer, Technical Activities Committee Chair of the IEEE ComSoc Latin America Region Board, a Past-Chair of the IEEE ComSoc Technical Committee (TC) on eHealth and the TC on Communications Software, a Steering Committee member of the IEEE Life Sciences Technical Community and Publications co-Chair. He is the editor-in-chief of the International Journal of E-Health and Medical Communications and editorial board member of several high-reputed journals (mainly, from IEEE). He has been general chair and TPC Chair of many international conferences, including IEEE ICC, IEEE GLOBECOM, IEEE HEALTHCOM, and IEEE LatinCom. He has authored or coauthored about 1100 papers in refereed international journals and conferences, 3 books, 2 patents, and 1 ITU-T Recommendation. He had been awarded several Outstanding Leadership and Outstanding Service Awards by IEEE Communications Society and several best papers awards. Prof. Rodrigues is a member of the Internet Society, a senior member ACM, and Fellow of AAIA and IEEE.

Prof. Yudong Zhang
(Keynote Speaker)

Senior Member of IEEE and ACM

The University of Leicester, UK

Speech: Data Mining Theories and Techniques for COVID-19 Diagnosis

Biography: Prof. Yudong Zhang is a Chair Professor at the School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences, University of Leicester, UK. His research interests include deep learning and medical image analysis. He is the Fellow of IET, Fellow of EAI, and Fellow of BCS. He is the Senior Member of IEEE and ACM. He is the Distinguished Speaker of ACM. He was the 2019, 2021 & 2022 recipient of Clarivate Highly Cited Researcher. He has (co)authored over 400 peer-reviewed articles. There are more than 60 ESI Highly Cited Papers and 5 ESI Hot Papers in his (co)authored publications. His citation reached 23250 in Google Scholar (h-index 84). He is the editor of Neural Networks, IEEE TITS, IEEE TCSVT, etc. He has conducted many successful industrial projects and academic grants from NIH, Royal Society, GCRF, EPSRC, MRC, Hope, British Council, and NSFC. He has served as (Co-)Chair for more than 60 international conferences (including more than 20 IEEE or ACM conferences). More than 50 news presses have reported his research outputs, such as Reuters, BBC, Telegraph, Physics World, UK Today News, etc.

João Alexandre Lôbo Marques
(Keynote Speaker)

University of Saint Joseph, Taipa, Macau S.A.R, China

Speech: Intelligent Data Fusion System for Assessing and Classifying the Long-Term Effects of Exposure to COVID-19 in Pregnancy (Long Covid): Associated Neurophysiological and Epigenetic Mechanisms and Consequences for Infant Development

Biography: Associate Professor, Head of Department, Research Coordinator at the University of Saint Joseph, Macau, SAR China. Founder of the Laboratory of Applied Neurosciences (LAN/USJ). PostDoctorate and Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Leicester - UK. Visiting Associate Professor at the University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS) - Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technologies (SIAT). PhD in Engineering Federal University of Ceará (2010). Associate Professor and Software Department Chief at University Gregorio Semedo (UGS), Angola (2016). Associate Professor at University Lusiada of Angola (2009-2015). Master in Artificial Intelligence UFC (2007). Has large experience in Artificial Intelligence, Bioengineering, and Applied Computer Science, focusing on signal and image processing. RESEARCH AREAS - Neuroscience applied to management (marketing, leadership, performance) - Business Analytics - Big Data Applications - Theory of Constraints - Project management - Digital Signal Processing - Bioengineering / Computer-Aided Diagnostic Systems - Artificial Intelligence - Deep Learning - Nonlinear analysis and dynamics of time series.……

Miaowen Wen
(Keynote Speaker)

Senior Member of IEEE and ACM

South China University of Technology, China

Speech: Channel Estimation and Diversity Reception for RIS-Empowered Broadband Wireless Systems

Biography: Miaowen Wen received the Ph.D. degree from Peking University, Beijing, China, in 2014. From 2012 to 2013, he was a Visiting Student Research Collaborator with Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA. From 2019 to 2021, he was with the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, as a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow. He is currently a Professor with South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China. He has published two Springer books entitled Index Modulation for 5G Wireless Communications and Index Modulation for OFDM Communications Systems, as well as 250+ research papers, which include 170+ journal papers and 70+ conference papers. His research interests include a variety of topics in the areas of wireless and molecular communications.……
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Past CSMO Speakers


    Prof. Norman C. Beaulieu
    Prof. Anders Lindquist
    Prof. Yulin Wang
     Prof. Guandong Xu 
    Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China
    Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
    Wuhan University, China

    University Technology of Sydney, Australia
    Prof. Yucong Duan 
    Prof. Ce Zhu
    Prof. David Zhang
    Prof. Yan Yang 
    Hainan University, China

    University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China
    Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong S.A.R., China
    Southwest Jiaotong University, China
    Prof. Xavier Fernando
    Prof. Edmund Lai
    Prof. Arbee L.P. Chen
    Prof. Chong-Yung Chi
    Ryerson University, Canada

    Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
    Asia University, Taiwan, ROC
    National Tsinghua University, Taiwan, ROC
    Prof. Kaizhu Huang
    Assoc. Prof. Simon Fong
    Prof. Steven Guan
    Prof. Tianrui Li
    Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China
    University of Macau, Macau,China
    Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China
    Southwest Jiaotong University, China
    Prof. Jie Yang
    Prof. Kenji Yamanishi
    Prof.Yiu Ming Cheung
    Prof. Rathindranath Maiti
    Southwest Jiaotong University, China
    University of Tokyo, Japan

    Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong S. A. R., China
    Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
    Prof. Kwang Sik Chung
    Prof. Rathindranath Maiti
    Prof. Yang Yue
    Korea National Open University, South Korea
    Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
    Xi'an Jiaotong University, China


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