Prof. Nizhuan Wang, Jiangsu Ocean University, China
Dr. Nizhuan Wang currently is research associate professor of School of Biomedical Engineering, ShanghaiTech University, Shanghai, China. Before that he was a full professor of School of Computer Engineering, the Director of Artificial Intelligence & Neuro-informatics Engineering (ARINE) Laboratory, and the Director of Department of Software Engineering (2019.08-2021.07), Jiangsu Ocean University from Mar. 2018 to Dec. 2021. Also, he was an assistant professor and the deputy director (Medical Information Engineering Department) of Shenzhen University (2016.06-2018.03). He received the degrees of B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. from Heilongjiang University (in 2010), Shanghai Maritime University (in 2012 and 2016), respectively. He is a senior member of Chinese Biomedical Engineering Society, a member of Chinese Artificial Intelligence Society, a member of OHBM, the Program Committee member of 2018 IEEE ICIA, the Session Chairs of 2017 IEEE ICIA and 2018 ICIS, the Keynote Speaker of 2020 ICMLCA, the Chairman and Keynote Speaker of 2021 ICBIC, Guest Associate Editor of Frontiers in Neuroscience. His master dissertation was awarded “Shanghai Outstanding Master Thesis” in 2014. At his Ph.D. study stage, he was awarded “China National Scholarship for Distinguished Doctoral Students” twice in 2013 and 2015 respectively.
Prof. Linlin Shen, School of Computer Science, Shenzhen University, China
Prof. Linlin Shen is currently the “Pengcheng Scholar” Distinguished Professor at School of Computer Science and Software Engineering, Shenzhen University, Shenzhen, China. He is also an Honorary professor at School of Computer Science, University of Nottingham, UK and Distinguished Visiting Scholar at University of Macao. He serves as the director of Computer Vision Institute, AI Research Center for Medical Image Analysis & Diagnosis and China-UK joint research lab for visual information processing. He also serves as the Co-Editor-in-Chief of the IET journal of Cognitive Computation and Systems. He received the BSc and MEng degrees from Shanghai JiaoTong University, Shanghai, China, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Nottingham, Nottingham, U.K. He was a Research Fellow with the University of Nottingham, working on MRI brain image processing. His research interests include deep learning, facial analysis and medical image processing. Prof. Shen is listed as the Most Cited Chinese Researcher by Elsevier. He received the Most Cited Paper Award from the journal of Image and Vision Computing. His cell classification algorithms were the winners of the International Contest on Pattern Recognition Techniques for Indirect Immunofluorescence Images held by ICIP 2013 and ICPR 2016.