Organizing Committee

General Chair
Anup Basu, Univ. of Alberta

General Co-Chair
Philip Chen, Univ. of Macau

Program Chairs
Witold Pedrycz, Univ. of Alberta
Irene Cheng, Univ. of Alberta

Area Chairs
Rodney Roberts, Florida State Univ.
Jonathan Wu, Univ. of Windsor
Andreas Nürnberger, Otto von Guericke Univ.
Plamen Angelov, Lancaster Univ.

Special Sessions Chairs
Ljiljana Trajkovic, Simon Fraser Univ.
Michael Smith, UC Berkeley

Poster Sessions Chairs
Kovács Levente, Obuda Univ.
Sam Kwong, CityU of Hong Kong
Jean-Yves Herve, Univ. of Rhode Island
Xizhao Wang, Shenzhen Univ.

Industrial Track Chairs
Liu Qiao, 3M USA
Haohong Wang, TCL America
Tiago Falk, INRS Montreal

Late Breaking Papers Chair
Pradeep Atrey, Univ. of Albany
Yaoping Hu, Univ. of Calgary
Dmitry Goldgof, Univ. of South Florida
Guillaume Lavoue, LIRIS, Lyon
Larry Hall, Univ. of South Florida

Workshops Chairs
Abed El Saddik, Univ. of Ottawa
Peter Liu, Carleton Univ.

SMC Junior and WiE Chairs
Imre Rudas, Obuda Univ.
Gina Tang, Rowan Univ.
Gyorgy Eigner, Obuda Univ.

Tutorials Chair
Saeid Nahavandi, Deakin Univ.
Exhibition and Donations Chair
Jun Zhou, Griffith Univ.

Awards Chair
Mengchu Zhou, NJIT
Publication/Submission Chair
Xenophon Zabulis, ICS, Crete

Finance Chair
Lihang Ying, City of Edmonton

Publicity Chair
Mo El-Hawary, Dalhousie Univ.
Publicity Co-Chair
Haibin Zhu, Nipissing Univ.

Registration Chair
Yo-Ping Huang, Taipei Univ. of Tech

Local Arrangements Chairs
Sara Soltaninejad, Univ. of Alberta
Housam Babiker, Univ. of Alberta