BDML 2019

Second international conference on Big Data and Machine Learning was closed successfully in Chengdu during November 8-10, 2019. One of the unique and valuable dimensions to the conference series is the way the series brings a large group of researchers, scientists, academics, and engineers in the area of Advances in Image Processing, Big Data and Machine Learning from all over the world to share ideas not only the technical interests, but also culture and history.

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Prof. Tianrui Li, Southwest Jiaotong University, China
教授/主任 李天瑞 四川省云计算与智能技术高校重点实验室/西南交通大学

Speech Title: Big Data Intelligence: Challenges and our Solutions (Read More)

Tianrui Li received his B.S. degree, M.S. degree and P h.D. degree from the Southwest Jiaotong University, China in 1992, 1995 and 2002 respect ively. He was a Post-Doctoral Researcher at Belgian Nuclear Research Centre (SCK • CEN), Belgium from 2005-2006, a visiting professor at Hasselt University, Belgium in 2008, t he University of Technology, Sydney, Australia in 2009 and the University of Regina, Canad a in 2014. And, he is presentl y a Professor and the Director of the Key Lab of Cloud Computing and Intelligent Technique of Sichuan Province, Southwest Jiaotong University, China. Since 2000, he has co-edited 6 books, 10 special issues of internationa l journals, 15 proceedings, received 5 Chinese invention patents and published over 240 research papers (e.g., IEEE TKDE, IEEE TEC, IEEE TFS, IEEE TIFS, IEEE ASLP, IEEE TIE, IEEE TC, IEEE TVT) in refereed journals and conferences (e.g., KDD, IJCAI, UbiComp). Three papers were ESI Hot Papers and Ten papers was ESI Highly Cited Papers. His Google H-index is 32. He serves as the area editor of International Journal of Computational Intell igence Systems (SCI), editor of Knowledge-based Systems ( SCI) and Information Fusion ( SCI), etc. He is an IRSS fellow, a distinguished member of CCF, a senior member of ACM, IEEE, CAAI, ACM SIGKDD member, Chair of IEEE CIS Chengdu Chapter, Treasurer of ACM SIGKDD China Chapter and CCF YOCSEF Chengdu Chair (2013- 2014). Over fifty graduate students (including 8 Post- Docs, 12 Doctors) have been trained. Their employment units include Microsoft Research Asia, Sichuan University, Baidu, Alibaba, Tencent and Huawei. They have received 2 "Si Shi Yang Hua" Medals, Best Papers/ Dissertation Awards 13 times, Champion of Sina Weibo Interac tion-prediction at Tianchi Big Data Competition (Bonus 200,000 RMB), Second Place of Social Influence Analysis Contest of IJCAI-2016 Competitions.

Prof. Yan Yang, Southwest Jiaotong University, China
副院长/教授 杨燕 西南交通大学信息科学与技术学院

Speech Title: Multi-view Clustering: Fundamentals and Applications (Read More)

Dr. Yan Yang is a Professor and vice dean of the School of Information Science and Technology at Southwest Jiaotong University. She worked as a visiting scholar one and a half years at the Center of Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (CPAMI) in the Waterloo University of Canada. She is an Academic and Technical Leader of Sichuan Province. Her research interests include artificial intelligence, big data analysis and mining, ensemble learning, cloud computing and service. She has leaded three projects supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), one project supported by the NSFC International (Regional) Cooperation and Exchanges Program, a project of National Science and Technology Support Program, and a Supporting Program for Science and Technology of Sichuan Province. She also participated in more than 10 high-level projects. She has published over 180 papers in journals and conferences (including IEEE TKDE, IEEE TCYB, IEEE TCC, IJCAI, EMNLP, ICDM, ACML, etc.). She also authored one special issue of international journal, one conference proceeding and two books. She serves as the Vice Chair of ACM Chengdu Chapter, a distinguished member of CCF, a senior member of CAAI, a member of IEEE, ACM, ACM SIGKDD, CCF Education Work, CCF Artificial Intelligence and Pattern Recognition, CCF Theoretical Computer Science, CAAI Machine Learning, CAAI Grain Calculation and Knowledge Discovery Committee, Vice Chairman of Sichuan Computer Society, Vice Chair of Big Data Industry University Research Council of Sichuan Institute of Electronics, and Standing Director of Sichuan Artificial Intelligence Alliance.

Prof. REN Hongliang, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Speech Title: Representation Learning in Multimodal Spatiotemporal Image-Guided Procedures (Read More)

Hongliang Ren
is currently leading a research group on medical mechatronics in the Biomedical Engineering Department of National University of Singapore (NUS). He is an affiliated Principal Investigator for the Singapore N.1. Institute of Neurotechnology (SINAPSE/N.1.), NUS (Suzhou) Research Institute, and Advanced Robotics Center at National University of Singapore (NUS). Dr. Ren received his Ph.D. in Electronic Engineering (Specialized in Biomedical Engineering) from The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) in 2008. Prior to joining NUS, he was a Research Fellow at The Johns Hopkins University, Children's Hospital Boston & Harvard Medical School, and Children's National Medical Center, USA. His main areas of interest include biorobotics & intelligent control, medical mechatronics, soft continuum robots and sensors, multisensory learning in surgical robotics. Dr. Ren is IEEE Senior Member and currently serves as Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Automation Science & Engineering (T-ASE) and Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing (MBEC). He is the recipient of NUS Young Investigator Award & Engineering Young Researcher Award, IAMBE Early Career Award 2018, Interstellar Early Career Investigator Award 2018 & ICBHI Young Investigator Award 2019.