Chairs/Committees

Honorary Chairs
  M. T. Mike Liu, The Ohio State University, USA
  Ming-Chao, Michael, Lai, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

General Chairs
  Frank Hsu, Fordham University, USA
  Chung-Ming Huang, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

Executive Vice-General Chair
  Robert C.-H. Hsu, Chung Hua University, Taiwan

Program Chairs
  Howard Ho, IBM Almaden Research Center, USA
  Ren-Hung Hwang, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan

Executive Vice-Program Chair
  Yuh-Shyan Chen, National Taipei University, Taiwan

Program Area Co-Chairs

  Algorithm and Applications:
    Omer Egecioglu, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
    Chang-Biau Yang, National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan
  Architecture and Systems:
    Jih-Kwon Peir, University of Florida, USA
    Jiun-In Guo, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan
  Ubiquitous Computing and Systems:
    Cho-Li Wang, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Sheng-Tzong Cheng, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
  Network and Data Communications:
    Shigang Chen, University of Florida, USA
    Jiann-Liang Chen, National Taiwan Univ. Science and Technology, Taiwan
  Internet and Web Technology:
    Shivakumar Vaithyanathan, IBM Almaden, USA
    Chyi-Ren Dow, Feng Chia University, Taiwan
  Biomedical Informatics:
    Kuan-Tsae Huang, Healnova Corp. USA
    Vincent S. Tseng, National Cheng Kung Univ., Taiwan
  Intelligent Systems and Informatics:
    Chung-Sheng Li, IBM Watson Research, USA
    Tzung-Pei Hong, National Univ. of Kaohsiung, Taiwan
  Multimedia Technology:
    Tanveer Syeda-Mahmood, IBM Almaden Research, USA
    Wen-Nung Lie, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan
  Cloud / Grid Computing Technologies, Applications and Services:
    Yeh-Ching Chung, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
    Cheng-Zhong Xu, Wayne State University, USA


Workshop Chairs
  Azzedine Boukerche, University of Ottawa, Canada
  Don-Lin Yang, Feng Chia University, Taiwan

Publication Chairs
  Rodrigo Fernandes de Mello, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  Song Wu, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Publicity Chairs
  Wenguang Chen, Tsing Hua University, China
  Lin Guan, Loughborough University, UK
  Takahiro Hara, Osaka University, Japan
  Xiaohua Tony Hu, Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA

Registration Chair
  Jen-Yi Pan, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan

Local Arrangement Chair
  Tsang-Ling Sheu, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan

Financial Chair
  Hsu-Yang Kung, National Pingtung University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
Web Chair
  Jen-Yi Pan, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan

Secretary
  Yu-Chu Huang, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan (Cora Huang)
 
Technical Program Committees
Algorithm and Applications:
    Chang-Biau Yang, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan (Chair), cbyang [at] cse.nsysu.edu.tw
    Omer Egecioglu, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA (Chair), omer [at] cs.ucsb.edu
    Kim Baldridge, University of Zurich, Switzerland, kimb [at] oci.unizh.ch
    Seema Bawa, Thapar Institute, India, seema [at] thapar.edu   
    Jacir L. Bordim, Brasilia University, Brazil, bordim [at] unb.br
    Shi-Jinn Horng, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, horngsj [at] yahoo.com.tw
    Shuichi Ichikawa, Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan, ichikawa [at] tutkie.tut.ac.jp
    Ming-Tat Ko, Academia Sinica, Taiwan, mtko [at] iis.sinica.edu.tw
    Yaw-Ling Lin, Providence University, Taiwan, yllin [at] pu.edu.tw
    Koji Nakano, Hiroshima University, Japan, nakano [at] cs.hiroshima-u.ac.jp
    Alistair Rendell, Australian National University, Australia, Alistair.Rendell [at] anu.edu.au
    My Tra Thai, University of Florida, USA, mythai [at] cise.ufl.edu
    Bang Ye Wu, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan, bangye [at] cs.ccu.edu.tw
    Jose Alberto Fernandez Zepeda, CICESE, Mexico, fernan [at] cicese.mx
         
 
Architecture and Systems:
    Jiun-In Guo, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan (Chair), jiguo [at] cs.ccu.edu.tw
    Jih-Kwon Peir, University of Florida, USA (Chair), peir [at] cise.ufl.edu
    Yen-Kuang Chen, Intel Corp., USA, yen-kuang.chen [at] intel.com
    Tien-Fu Chen, National Chung-Cheng University, Taiwan, chen [at] cs.ccu.edu.tw
    Chung-Ho Chen, National Cheng-Kung University, Taiwan, chchen [at] mail.ncku.edu.tw
    Renato Figueiredo, University of Florida, USA, renato [at] acis.ufl.edu
    Ing-Jer Huang, National Sun Yat Sen University, Taiwan, ijhuang [at] cse.nsysu.edu.tw
    Pao-Ann Hsiung, National Chung-Cheng University, Taiwan, pahsiung [at] cs.ccu.edu.tw
    Chih-Wen Hsueh, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, cwhsueh [at] csie.ntu.edu.tw
    Chung-Ta King, National Tsing-Hua University, Taiwan, king [at] cs.nthu.edu.tw
    Tao Li, University of Florida, USA, taoli [at] ece.ufl.edu
    Lu Peng, Louisiana State University, USA, lpeng [at] lsu.edu
    Fong Pong, Broadcom Corp., USA, fpong [at] broadcom.com
    Xudong Shi, Google, USA, xdshi2005 [at] gmail.com
    Chun-Jen Tsai, National Chiao-Tung University, Taiwan, cjtsai [at] cs.nctu.edu.tw
    Chu-Sing Yang, National Cheng-Kung University, Taiwan, csyang [at] ee.ncku.edu.tw
    Huiyang Zhou, University of Central Florida, USA, zhou [at] eecs.ucf.edu
  
Ubiquitous Computing and Systems:
   Cho-Li Wang, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (Chair)
    Sheng-Tzong Cheng, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan (Chair)
    Jiann-Liang Chen, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, lchen [at] mail.ntust.edu.tw
    Hao-Hua Chu, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, haochu [at] ntu.edu.tw
    Mieso Denko, University of Guelph-Humber, Canada, denko [at] cis.uoguelph.ca
    Rung-Hung Gau, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan, runghung [at] mail.nsysu.edu.tw
    Beihong Jin, Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, Beihong [at] iscas.ac.cn
    Gang Pan, Zhejiang University, China, gpan [at] zju.edu.cn
    Kuo-Feng Ssu, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, ssu [at] ee.ncku.edu.tw
    Chuan-Ching Sue, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, suecc [at] mail.ncku.edu.tw
    Feilong Tang, Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., China, fl [at] cs.sjtu.edu.cn
    Shiao-Li Tsao, National Chiao Tung Univeristy, Taiwan, sltsao [at] cs.nctu.edu.tw
    Tsan-Pin Wang, National TaiChung University, Taiwan, tpwang [at] mail.ntcu.edu.tw
    Shi Yuanchun, Tsinghua University, China, shiyc [at] tsinghua.edu.cn
    Yan Zhang, Simula Research Laboratory, Norway. yanzhang [at] ieee.org

Network and Data Communications:
    Jiann-Liang Chen, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, lchen [at] mail.ntust.edu.tw (Chair)
    Shigang Chen, University of Florida, USA, sgchen [at] cise.ufl.edu (Chair)
    Shueng-Han Gary Chan, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, gchan [at] cse.ust.hk
    Chia-Hsiang Chang, Institute for Information Industry, Taiwan, changch [at] iii.org.tw
    Ruay-Shiung Chang, National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan, rschang [at] mail.ndhu.edu.tw
    Han-Chieh Chao, National Ilan University, Taiwan, hcc [at] niu.edu.tw
    Hsiao-Hwa Chen, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, hshwchen [at] mail.ncku.edu.tw
    Yung Jui Chen, University of Maryland, USA, ychen [at] umbc.edu
    Sheng-Lin Chou, VMAX Telecom Co., Taiwan, sl.chou [at] vmax.net.tw
    Ping-Tsai Chung, Long Island University, Brooklyn, USA, pchung [at] liu.edu
    Yuguang Fang, University of Florida, USA, fang [at] ece.ufl.edu
    Nen-Fu Huang, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, nfhuang [at] cs.nthu.edu.tw
    Tsung-Chuan Huang, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan, tch [at] mail.nsysu.edu.tw
    Yueh-Ming Huang, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, huang [at] mail.ncku.edu.tw
    Ray Hunt, University of Canterbury, New Zealand, ray.hunt [at] canterbury.ac.nz
    Ren-Hung Hwang, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan, rhhwang [at] cs.ccu.edu.tw
    Tai-Hoon Kim, Hannam University, Korea, taihoonn [at] empal.com
    Sy-Yen Kuo, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, sykuo [at] cc.ee.ntu.edu.tw
    Deok Gyu Lee, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Korea, deokgyulee [at] etri.re.kr
    Fuchun Joseph Lin, Telcordia Technologies, USA, fjlin [at] research.telcordia.com
    Phone Lin, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, plin [at] csie.ntu.edu.tw
    Kevin W. Lu, Telcordia Technologies, USA, klu [at] telcordia.com
    Jong Hyuk Park, Nanyang Kyungnam University, Korea, parkjonghyuk1 [at] hotmail.com
    Xuemin Shen, University of Waterloo, Canada, xshen [at] bbcr.uwaterloo.ca
    Frank Shih, New Jersey Institute of Technology University, USA, shih [at] njit.edu
    Chai-Keong Toh, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, profcktoh [at] ntu.edu.sg
    Yu-Chee Tseng, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, yctseng [at] cs.nctu.edu.tw  
    Chu-Sing Yang, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, csyang [at] ee.ncku.edu.tw
    Weihua Zhuang, University of Waterloo, Canada, wzhuang [at] uwaterloo.ca
  
    
Internet and Web Technology:
   Chyi-Ren Dow, Feng Chia University, Taiwan (Chair)  
    Shivakumar Vaithyanathan, IBM Almaden, USA (Chair)
    Mikio Aoyama, Nanzan University, Japan, mikio.aoyama [at] nifty.com
    Rajkumar Buyya, University of Melbourne, Australia, raj [at] csse.unimelb.edu.au
    Lin-Huang Chang, National Taichung University, Taiwan, albertchang04 [at] gmail.com
    Maiga Chang, Athabasca University, Canada, maigac [at] athabascau.ca
    Wei-Kuo Chiang, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan, wkchiang [at] cs.ccu.edu.tw
    Ashutosh Garg, Google, USA, ashutosh [at] ifp.uiuc.edu
    Tsung-Chuan Huang, National Sun Yat Sen University, Taiwan, tch [at] mail.nsysu.edu.tw
    Cheng-Min Lin, Nankai University of Technology, Taiwan, lcm [at] nkut.edu.tw
    Chih-Hao Lin, Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan, linch [at] im.cycu.edu.tw
    Gianluca Moro, University of Bologna, Italy, gmoro [at] deis.unibo.it
    Chia-Pin Robin Liu, Jackson State University, USA, chiapin.r.liu [at] jsums.edu
    Waleed Smari, University of Dayton, USA, smari [at] arys.org
    Quan Z. Sheng, The University of Adelaide, Australia, qsheng [at] cs.Adelaide.edu.au
    John Tomlin, Yahoo, USA, tomlin [at] yahoo-inc.com
    Chao-Tung Yang, Tunghai University, Taiwan, ctyang [at] thu.edu.tw
    Meng-Chian Yang, Providence University, Taiwan, mcyang2 [at] pu.edu.tw

Biomedical Informatics:
   Kuan-Tsae Huang, Healnova Corp., USA, kthuang2 [at] gmail.com (chair)
    Vincent S. Tseng, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, tsengsm [at] mail.ncku.eud.tw (chair)
    Masanori Arita, University of Tokyo, Japan, arita [at] k.u-tokyo.ac.jp
    Olivier Bodenreider, National Library of Medicine, NIH, USA, olivier [at] nlm.nih.gov
    Kuang-Chi Chen, Tzu Chi Univeristy, Taiwan, chichen6 [at] mail.tcu.edu.tw
    Yi-Ping Phoebe Chen, Deakin University, Australia, phoebe.chen [at] deakin.edu.au
    Po-Hsun Cheng, National Kaohsiung Normal University, Taiwan, cph [at] nknu.edu.tw
    Jung-Hsien Chiang, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, jchiang [at] mail.ncku.edu.tw
    Pau-Choo Chung, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, pcchung [at] eembox.ee.ncku.edu.tw
    Chun-Nan Hsu, Academia Sinica, Taiwan, chunnan [at] iis.sinica.edu.tw
    Hui-Huang Hsu, Tamkang University, Taiwan, h_hsu [at] mail.tku.edu.tw
    Xiaohua Tony Hu, Drexel Univ, USA, thu [at] cis.drexel.edu
    Yu-Chuan (Jack) Li, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan, jackli [at] ym.edu.tw
    Stuart J. Nelson, National Library of Medicine, NIH, USA, nelsonst [at] mail.nih.gov
    Yun-Nien Sun, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, ynsun [at] mail.ncku.edu.tw
    Chuan-Yi Tang, National Tsing-Hua University, Taiwan, cytang [at] cs.nthu.edu.tw
    Shusaku Tsumoto, Shimane University, Japan, tsumoto [at] computer.org
    Cheng-Hong Yang, National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences, Taiwan, chyang [at] cc.kuas.edu.tw

Intelligent Systems and Informatics:
   Tzung-Pei Hong, National Univ. of Kaohsiung, Taiwan, tphong [at] nuk.edu.tw (Chair)
    Chung-Sheng Li, IBM Watson Research, USA, csli [at] us.ibm.com (Chair)
    Been-Chian Chien, National University of Tainan, Taiwan, bcchien [at] mail.nutn.edu.tw
    Jyh-Horng Chou, National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology, Taiwan,choujh [at] ccms.nkfust.edu.tw
    Francisco Herrera, University of Granada, Spain, herrera [at] decsai.ugr.es
    Keith W. Hipel, University of Waterloo, Canada, kwhipel [at] uwaterloo.ca
    Chun-Nan Hsu, Academia Sinica, Taiwan, chunnan [at] iis.sinica.edu.tw
    Chang-Shing Lee, National University of Tainan, Taiwan, leecs [at] mail.nutn.edu.tw
    Chih-Min Lin, Yuan-Ze University,Taiwan, cml [at] saturn.yzu.edu.tw
    Wen-Yang Lin, National University of Kaohsiung, Taiwan, wylin [at] nuk.edu.tw
    Chao-Lin Liu, National Chengchi University, Taiwan, chaolin [at] nccu.edu.tw
    Ling Liu, Georgia Institute of Technology, ling.liu [at] cc.gatech.edu
    Vincenzo Loia, University of Salerno, Italy, loia [at] unisa.it
    Hiroshi Nakajima, OMRON Corporation, Japan, nak [at] ari.ncl.omron.co.jp
    Jeng-Shyang Pan, National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences, Taiwan, jspan [at] cc.kuas.edu.tw
    Witold Pedrycz, University of Alberta, Canada, pedrycz [at] ee.ualberta.ca
    Lech Polkowski, Polish Japanese Institute of Computer Techniques, Poland, polkow [at] pjwstk.edu.pl
    Mei-Ling Shyu, University of Miami, shyu [at] miami.edu
    Shun-Feng Su, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology,Taiwan, su [at] orion.ee.ntust.edu.tw
   Shyue-Liang Wang, National University of Kaohsiung, Taiwan, slwang [at] nuk.edu.tw  
    Weizhi Wu, Zhejiang Ocean University, China, wuwz [at] zjou.net.cn
  
Multimedia Technology:
    Tanveer Syeda-Mahmood, IBM Almaden Research, USA (Chair)
    Wen-Nung Lie, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan (Chair)
    Oscar C. Au, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Hong Kong, eeau [at] ust.hk
    Lap-Pui Chau, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, elpchau [at] ntu.edu.sg
    Jiann-Jone Chen, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, jjchen [at] ee.ntust.edu.tw
    Shyi-Chyi Cheng, National Taiwan Ocean University, Taiwan, csc [at] mail.ntou.edu.tw
    Yo-Sung Ho, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Korea, hoyo [at] gist.ac.kr
    Xiaoyi Jiang, University of Munster, Germany, xjiang [at] math.uni-muenster.de
    Li-Wei Kang, Academia Sinica, Taiwan, lwkang [at] iis.sinica.edu.tw
    Itaru KITAHARA, University of Tsukuba, Japan, kitahara [at] computer.org
    Chang-Ming Lee, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan, changminglee [at] ee.ccu.edu.tw
    Chia-Wen Lin, National Tsing-Hua University, Taiwan, cwlin [at] ee.nthu.edu.tw
    Kai-Kuang Ma, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, ekkma [at] ntu.edu.sg
    Domingo Mery Quiroz, Catholic University of Chile, Chile, dmery [at] ing.puc.cl
    Akihiro Sugimoto, National Institute of Informatics, Japan, sugimoto [at] nii.ac.jp


Cloud / Grid Computing Technologies, Applications and Services:
    Prof. Wenguan Chen, Tsinhua University, China
    Prof. Daniel Grosu, Wayne State University, USA
    Prof. Haiying (Helen) Shen, University of Arkansas, USA
    Prof. Song Fu, New Mexico Tech., USA
    Prof. Kuo-Chan Huang, Nationa Taichung University, Taiwan
    Prof. Hai Jin, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
    Prof. Yong-Kee Jun, Gyeongsang National University, South Korea
    Prof. Minglu Li, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
    Prof. Pangfeng Liu, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
    Dr. Jianbin Wei, Technical Yahoo, USA
    Prof. Bin Xiao, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
    Prof. Xiaobo Zhou, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, USA
    Professor Robert Elsaesser (elsa@mail.uni-paderborn.de_
    Dr. Chien-Ming Wang (cmwang@iis.sinica.edu.tw)