Keynote Talk: "The Walls of Computer Design"

Jean-Luc Gaudiot
Professor and Chair
Department of Electrical  Engineering and Computer Science
University of California – Irvine USA
URL:http://tamanoir.ece.uci.edu


Professor Jean-Luc Gaudiot received the Diplôme d'Ingénieur from the École Supérieure d'Ingénieurs en Electronique et Electrotechnique, Paris, France in 1976 and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1977 and 1982, respectively.


He is currently a Professor in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department at the University of California, Irvine.  Prior to joining UCI in January 2002, he was a Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Southern California since 1982, where he served as Director of the Computer Engineering Division for three years.  He has also designed distributed microprocessor systems at Teledyne Controls, Santa Monica, California (1979-1980) and performed research in innovative architectures at the TRW Technology Research Center, El Segundo, California (1980-1982).  He frequently acts as consultant to companies that design high-performance computer architectures, and has served as an expert witness in patent infringement and product liability cases. His research interests include multithreaded architectures, fault-tolerant multiprocessors, and implementation of reconfigurable architectures.  He has published over 150 journal and conference papers.  His research has been sponsored by NSF, DoE, and DARPA, as well as a number of industrial organizations.


In January 2006, he became the first Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Computer Architecture Letters, a new publication of the IEEE Computer Society, which he helped found to the end of facilitating short, fast turnaround of fundamental ideas in the Computer Architecture domain. From 1999 to 2002, he was the Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Computers.  In June 2001, he was elected chair of the IEEE Technical Committee on Computer Architecture, and re-elected in June 2003 for a second two-year term.


Dr. Gaudiot is a member of the ACM, the ACM SIGARCH and the IEEE. He has also chaired the IFIP Working Group 10.3 (Concurrent Systems). He was co-General Chairman of the 1992 International Symposium on Computer Architecture, Program Committee Chairman of the 1993 IFIP Working Conference on Architectures and Compilation Techniques for Fine and Medium Grain Parallelism, the 1993 IEEE Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing (Systems Track), the 1995 Parallel Architectures and Compilation Techniques Conference (PACT ‘95), the High Performance Computer Architecture conference in 1999 (HPCA-5), and the 2005 International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium.


In 1999, he became a Fellow of the IEEE, based upon his work on the programmability and reliability of multiprocessor systems.


Keynote Talk: "iCampus: Smart and Pervasive Campus Computing"

Minyi Guo (過敏意 教授)

Professor, School of Computer Science and Engineering, The University of Aizu, Japan

URL: http://www.u-aizu.ac.jp/~minyi/


Dr. Minyi Guo received his Ph.D. degree in computer science from University of Tsukuba, Japan. Before 2000, Dr. Guo had been a research scientist of NEC Corp., Japan. He is a professor at the Department of Computer Software, The University of Aizu, Japan. From 2000—2006, he was also a visiting professor of Georgia State University, USA, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, University of Hong Kong, National Sun Yet-sen University in Taiwan, China, University of Waterloo, Canada and University of New South Wales, Australia. Dr. Guo is currently also IBM endowed chair professor of Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University. He is also an adjunct professor of Nanjing University, Dalian Maritime University, and Central South University in China.

Dr. Guo has published more than 140 research papers in international journals and conferences. Dr. Guo has served as general chair, program committee or organizing committee chair for many international conferences. He is the founder of International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing and Applications (ISPA), and International Conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing (EUC). He is the editor-in-chief of the Journal of Embedded Systems. He is also in editorial board of Journal of Pervasive Computing and Communications, International Journal of High Performance Computing and Networking, Journal of Embedded Computing, Journal of Parallel and Distributed Scientific and Engineering Computing, and International Journal of Computer and Applications.

Dr. Guo's research interests include parallel and distributed processing, parallelizing compilers, Pervasive Computing, Embedded Software Optimization, molecular computing and software engineering. He is a senior member of the IEEE, a member of ACM, IPSJ, and IEICE.

 

Keynote Talk: "Middleware for Multithreaded Applications in Computational Grid"

Laurence T. Yang (杨天若 教授)

Professor, Department of Computer Science, St. Francis Xavier University, Canada

URL: http://cse.stfx.ca/~ltyang/


Dr. Laurence T. Yang’s research includes high performance computing and networking, embedded systems, ubiquitous/pervasive computing and intelligence.

He has published around 250 papers in refereed journals, conference proceedings and book chapters in these areas. He has been involved in more than 100 conferences and workshops as a program/general conference chair and more than 200 conference and workshops as a program committee member. He served as the vice-chair of IEEE Technical Committee of Supercomputing Applications (TCSA) until 2004, currently is in the executive committee of IEEE Technical Committee of Scalable Computing (TCSC), and of IEEE Technical Committee of Self-Organization and Cybernetics for Informatics, and of IFIP Working Group 10.2 on Embedded Systems, and of IEEE Technical Committee of Granular Computing. He is also the co-chair of IEEE Task force on Intelligent Ubiquitous Computing.

In addition, he is the editors-in-chief of 9 international journals and few book series. He is serving as an editor for around 20 international journals. He has been acting as an author/co-author or an editor/co-editor of 30 books from Kluwer, Springer, Nova Science, American Scientific Publishers and John Wiley & Sons. He has received three Best Paper Awards including the IEEE 20th International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA-06); one IEEE Best Paper Award, 2007; one IEEE Outstanding Paper Award, 2007; Distinguished Achievement Award, 2005; Distinguished Contribution Award, 2004; Outstanding Achievement Award, 2002; Canada Foundation for Innovation Award, 2003; University Research/Publication/Teaching Award 00-02/02-04/04-06.

Invited Talk: "Computation Migration Techniques for Grid Computing"

Cho-Li Wang ( 王卓立 教授)

Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

URL: http://i.cs.hku.hk/~clwang/


Dr. Cho-Li Wang received his B.S. degree in Computer Science and Information Engineering from National Taiwan University in 1985, and his Ph.D. degrees in Computer Engineering from University of Southern California in 1995. He is currently an associate professor of the Department of Computer Science at The University of Hong Kong. Dr. Wang's research mainly involves the development of software systems for Cluster and Grid Computing. Dr. Wang and his team built the "Hong Kong University Grid Point'' as part of the China National Grid (CNGrid), which is the only grid point that is outside Mainland China.

Dr. Wang is now on the editorial board of the IEEE Transaction on Computers, Multiagent and Grid Systems (MAGS), and the International Journal of Pervasive Computing and Communications (JPCC). He also serves as a regional coordinator (Hong Kong) of IEEE Technical Committee on Scalable Computing (TCSC).

Invited Talk: "Digital Inpainting"

Timothy K. Shih (施國深 教授)

URL: http://www.mine.tku.edu.tw/chinese/teacher/tshih.htm


Dr. Shih is a professor of the Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering at Tamkang University, Taiwan and an adjunct professor at National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan. He is a member of ACM. As a senior member of IEEE, Dr. Shih joined the Educational Activities Board of the Computer Society. His current research interests include Multimedia Computing and Distance Learning. He was a faculty of the Computer Engineering Department at Tamkang University in 1986. In 1993 and 1994, he was a part time faculty of the Computer Engineering Department at Santa Clara University. He was also a visiting professor at the University of Aizu, Japan in summer 1999, a visiting researcher at the Academia Sinica, Taiwan in summer 2001, and is a visiting processor at the City University of Hong Kong in summer 2007. Dr. Shih is an adjunct faculty of Xidian University, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, and Beijing Jiaotong University, China. Dr. Shih has edited many books and published over 380 papers and book chapters, as well as participated in many international academic activities, including the organization of more than 50 international conferences and several special issues of international journals. He is the founder and co-editor-in-chief of the International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, published by Idea Group Publishing, USA. Dr. Shih is the associate editor of ACM Transactions on Internet Technology. He was also the associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Multimedia. Dr. Shih has received many research awards, including research awards from National Science Council of Taiwan, IIAS research award from Germany, HSSS award from Greece, Brandon Hall award from USA, and several best paper awards from international conferences. He also received many funded research grants from both domestic and international agencies. Dr. Shih has been invited to give more than 20 keynote speeches and plenary talks in international conferences, tutorials in IEEE ICME 2001/2006 and ACM Multimedia 2002/2007, and talks at international conferences and overseas research organizations.

Technical Talk “Virtualization for Green”

林俊吉 先生
IBM系統暨科技事業處資深顧問

Technical Talk “AMD四核心基礎運算架構,強化高速運算環境”

賴榮安 先生
AMD 商用市場行銷經理


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