Committees

Organization Committees:

General Chairs
Ying Tan Peking University China
Russ Eberhart IUPUI USA
Program Committee Chair
Yuhui Shi Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University China
Advisory Committee Chairs
Gary G. Yen Oklahoma University USA
Jun Wang Chinese University of Hong Kong China
Technical Committee Co-chairs
Haibo He University of Rhode Island Kingston USA
Martin Middendorf University of Leipzig Germany
Xiaodong Li RMIT University Australia
Hideyuki TAKAGI Kyushu University Japan
Ponnuthurai Nagaratnam Suganthan Nanyang Technological University Singapore
Kay Chen Tan National University of Singapore Singapore
Invited Speakers Session Chairs
Liangjun Ke Xi'an Jiao Tong University China
Komla Folly University of Cape Town South Africa
Special Session Chairs
Shi Cheng Nottinggham University Ningbo China
Ben Niu Shenzhen University China
Yuan Yuan Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Publication Chairs
Radu-Emil Precup Politehnica University of Timisoara Romania
Swagatham Das Indian Statistical Institute India
Plenary Session Chairs
Nikola Kasabov Auckland University of Technology New Zealand
Rachid Chelouah  EISTI France
Tutorial Chairs
Milan Tuba University of Belgrade Serbia
Dunwei Gong China University of Mining and Technology China
Li Li Shenzhen University China
Symposia Chairs
Maoguo Gong Northwest University of Polytechnical  China
Yan Pei University of Aziz Japan
Publicity Co-Chairs
Yew-Soon Ong Nanyang Technological University  Singapore
Carlos A. Coello Coello CINVESTAV-IPN Mexico
Pramod Kumar Singh Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management India
Yaochu Jin University of Surrey UK
Fernando Buarque Universidade of Pernambuco Brazil
Eugene Semenkin Siberian Aerospace University Russia
Somnuk Phon-Amnuaisuk Institut Teknologi Brunei Brunei
Finance and Registration Chairs
Andreas Janecek University of Vienna Austria
Chao Deng Peking University China
Suicheng Gu Google Corporation USA

 

International Program Committee

First name Last name Organization
Mohd Helmy Abd Wahab Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia
Lounis Adouane LASMEA
Ramakrishna Akella University of California
Miltiadis Alamaniotis Purdue University
Rafael Alcala University of Granada
Peter Andras Keele University
Esther Andrés INTA
Helio Barbosa Laboratório Nacional de Computação Científica
Anasse Bari GWU
Carmelo J. A. Bastos Filho University of Pernambuco
Christian Blum IKERBASQUE, Basque Foundation for Science
Vladimir Bukhtoyarov Siberian State Aerospace University
David Camacho Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
Bin Cao Tsinghua University
Jinde Cao Southeast University
Kit Yan Chan DEBII
Liang Chen NoN
Walter Chen National Taipei University of Technology
Chien-Hsing Chen Ling Tung University
Shi Cheng The University of Nottingham Ningbo China
Manuel Chica European Centre for Soft Computing
Carlos Coello Coello CINVESTAV-IPN
Jose Alfredo Ferreira Costa UFRN – Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte
Micael S. Couceiro Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra
Prithviraj Dasgupta University of Nebraska, Omaha
Kusum Deep Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Mingcong Deng Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
Ke Ding Baidu Co.
Yongsheng Dong Henan University of Science & Technology
Haibin Duan Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Mark Embrechts RPI
Andries Engelbrecht University of Pretoria
Jianwu Fang Xi'an Institute of Optics and Precision Mechanics of CAS
Shangce Gao University of Toyama
Ying Gao Guangzhou University
Beatriz Aurora Garro Licon IIMAS-UNAM
Maoguo Gong XDU
Amel Grissa Topnet
Shenshen Gu Shanghai University
Yinan Guo Chinese University of Mining and Technology
Fei Han Jiangsu University
Shan He the University of Birmingham
Haibo He University of Rhode Island
Lu Hongtao Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Mo Hongwei Harbin Engineering University
Reza Hoseinnezhad RMIT University
Jun Hu Chinese Academy of Sciences
Teturo Itami Hirokoku University
Andreas Janecek University of Vienna
Yunyi Jia Michigan State University
Changan Jiang Ritsumeikan University
Mingyan Jiang Shandong University
Licheng Jiao Xidian University
Colin Johnson University of Kent
Matthew Joordens Deakin University
Ahmed Kattan Umm Al-qura University
Liangjun Ke Xian Jiaotong University
Arun Khosla National Institute of Tech.Jalandhar,Punjab
Slawomir Koziel Reykjavik University
Thanatchai Kulworawanichpong Suranaree University of Technology
Rajesh Kumar MNIT
Hung La University of Nevada
Germano Lambert-Torres PS Solutions
Xiujuan Lei Shaanxi Normal University
Xiujuan Lei Shanxi Normal University
Bin Li University of Science and Technology of China
Xuelong Li Chinese Academy of Sciences
Xiaodong Li RMIT University
Andrei Lihu Politehnica University of Timisoara
Fernando B. De Lima Neto Universidade of Pernambuco
Ju Liu Shandong University
Qun Liu Chongqing University of Posts and Communications
Bin Liu Nanjing University of Post and Telecommunications
Wenlian Lu Fudan University
Wenjian Luo University of Science and Technology of China
Chengying Mao Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics
Michalis Mavrovouniotis De Montfort University
Mohamed Arezki Mellal M'Hamed Bougara University
Bernd Meyer Monash University
Martin Middendorf University of Leipzig
Sanaz Mostaghim Institute IWS
Krishnendu Mukhopadhyaya Indian Statistical Institute
Ben Niu Shenzhen University
Yew-Soon Ong NTU
Jeng-Shyang Pan Pan National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences
Quan-Ke Pan Nanyang Technological University
Feng Pan Beijing Institute of Technology
Shahram Payandeh Simon Fraser University
Yan Pei The University of Aizu
Somnuk Phon-Amnuaisuk Institut Teknologi Brunei
Ghazaleh Pour Sadrollah Monash University
Radu-Emil Precup Politehnica University of Timisoara
Quande Qin Shenzhen University
Kai Qin RMIT University
Boyang Qu Zhongyuan University of Technology
Robert Reynolds Wayne State University
Guangchen Ruan Indiana University
Eugene Santos Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth
Kevin Seppi Brigham Young University
Hamoon Shahbazi  
Luneque Silva Junior Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Pramod Kumar Singh ABV-IIITM Gwalior
Ponnuthurai Suganthan Nanyang Technological University
Hideyuki Takagi Kyushu University
Ying Tan Peking University
Qian Tang Xidian University
Qirong Tang Tongji University
Liang Tao University of Science and Technology of China
Christos Tjortjis International Hellenic University
Milan Tuba Megatrend University Belgrade
Mario Ventresca Purdue University
Cong Wang Notheasten University
Gai-Ge Wang Jiangsu Normal University
Jiahai Wang Sun Yat-sen University
Qi Wang Northwestern Polytechnical University
Zhenzhen Wang Jinling Institute of Technology
Lei Wang Tongji University
Xiaoying Wang Changshu Institute of Technology
Zhanshan Wang Northeastern University
Guoyin Wang Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications
Bing Wang BSC IEE
Yong Wang Central South University
Ka-Chun Wong City University of Hong Kong
Shunren Xia Zhejiang University
Bo Xing University of Johannesburg
Benlian Xu Changshu Institute of Technology
Jin Xu Peking University
Bing Xue Victoria University of Wellington
Xiao Yan NoN
Yingjie Yang De Montfort University
Wei-Chang Yeh Department of Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management
Kiwon Yeom NASA Ames Research Center
Peng-Yeng Yin National Chi Nan University
Zhuhong You Shenzhen University
Yang Yu Nanjing University
Yuan Yuan Chinese Academy of Sciences
Zhigang Zeng Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Zhi-Hui Zhan Sun Yat-sen Univerisity
Mengjie Zhang Victoria University of Wellington
Qieshi Zhang Waseda University
Jun Zhang Waseda University
Jie Zhang Newcastle University
Junqi Zhang Tongji University
Lifeng Zhang Renmin University of Chia
Qiangfu Zhao The University of Aizu
Yujun Zheng Zhejiang University of Technology
Zhongyang Zheng Peking University
Shaoqiu Zheng Peking University
Cui Zhihua Complex System and Computational Intelligence Laboratory
Guokang Zhu Shanghai University of Electric Power
Xingquan Zuo Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications