Keynote Speakers

Professor Vilas Wuwongse
University Advisor for Research and Information Technology, Sakon Nakhon Rajabhat Univeristy, Thailand.
Professor Vilas Wuwongse obtained his B.Eng., M.Eng. and Ph.D. from Tokyo Institute of Technology in 1977, 1979 and 1982, respectively. He joined the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) as a faculty member from 1982 and retired in 2012. During that period he also served as a Division Chairman, a Vice President and an Acting Director of AIT Center in Vietnam. After leaving AIT, he joined Thammasart University as a professor, Asian University as the President and Mahidol University as an Advisor to the President for Education. His current interests are in the areas of semantic web and linked open data.
Professor Jude Hemanth D
Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering, Karunya University, India.
Professor D. Jude Hemanth received his B.E degree in ECE from Bharathiar University in 2002, M.E degree in communication systems from Anna University in 2006 and Ph.D. from Karunya University in 2013. His research areas include Computational Intelligence and Image processing. He has authored more than 100 research papers in reputed International Journals such as Neurocomputing, Neural Computing and Applications, Neural Network World, etc. He has authored 1 book with (VDM-Verlag, Germany) and many edited books with reputed publishers such as Springer and Inderscience. He is the guest editor of the book series “Lecture Notes in Computational Vision and Biomechanics” with Springer and “Advances in Parallel Computing” with IOS Press. He has been serving as Associate editor of various International Journals with Publishers such as IEEE (IEEE Access Journal), Springer (Sensing and Imaging), Inderscience (IJAIP, IJICT, IJCVR, IJBET), IOS Press (Intelligent Decision Technologies), etc. He has been also the organizing committee member of several international conferences across the globe. He holds professional membership with IEEE Technical Committee on Neural Networks (IEEE Computational Intelligence Society) and IEEE Technical Committee on Soft Computing (IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernatics Society). He has completed 1 funded research project from CSIR, Govt. of India. He also serves as the “Research Scientist” of Computational Intelligence and Information Systems (CI2S) Lab, Argentina and RIADI Lab, Tunisia. Currently, he is working as Associate Professor in Department of ECE, Karunya University, Coimbatore, India