Forum on "Three-Comprehensive" Talent Cultivation in Automation
Chair: Prof. Jianchang Liu
Northeastern University, China
Jianchang Liu , Ph.D., Professor, Doctoral supervisor. Professor Liu is now Vice President of Northeastern University and President of Northeastern University at Qinhuangdao. He has been conducting research in the field of theory and application of artificial intelligence, complex process modeling, control and optimization, fault diagnosis and quality control of industrial process. He has conducted three research projects supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), and has also conducted more than 30 research projects including Scientific and Technological Research from provincial and ministerial level and Major Scientific Research of the enterprise, etc. He has published more than 150 papers in important academic journals and high-level academic conferences at home and abroad, four monographs including one National Textbook for the 11th Five Year Plan (“Computer Control System” published by Tsinghua University Press) and one National Textbook for the 12th Five Year Plan (“Computer Control System” published by Science Press). He has received many honors from ministry and province including the Famous Teacher of Liaoning University, the Outstanding Scientific and Technological Worker in Liaoning Province, "May 1st" Labor Medal of Liaoning Province, etc. He has been awarded 1 First Prize and 2 Second Prizes of Teaching Achievement at home level.
Outstanding Doctors Forum-AI-Driven Automation
Chair: Prof. Qiuye Sun
, Professor and Doctoral supervisor at Northeastern University, Shenyang, China,
has obtained Special Government Allowances from the State Council in China and been rewarded as one of Young
and middle-aged leading scientists from the Ministry of science and technology and New Talents from the
Ministry of Education in China. His current research interests include the model and optimal operation of
Energy Internet, the multi-energy management and optimization of Distributed Energy System, the coordination
and control of Multi-agent System, machine learning and its application in energy system, etc.
He is the secretary-general of the Energy Internet Committee in the Society of Automation, the deputy director of the New Energy Science Group the IEEE PES conference committee in China and the member of the committee of the Intelligent Energy System Committee in the Chinese Society of Artificial Intelligence, the Energy Internet Committee in the China Energy Research Institute, the committee on control and decision of cyber physical system in the Society of Automation and the Energy Internet Equipment Technology Committee in the China Electrical Technology Society. Also, he serves as the Associate Editor of IEEE TNNLS, IET CPS：T&A, IEEE Access, IEEE/CAA Journal of Automatica Sinica, CSEE Journal of Power and Energy Systems and Journal of Control and Decision.
Blockchain Frontier Technology Forum
Chair: Prof. Ge Yu
Prof. YU Ge , received his B.E. degree and M.E degree in Computer Science from Northeastern University of China in 1982 and 1986, respectively, Ph.D degree in Computer Science from Kyushu University of Japan in 1996. He has been a professor at Northeastern University of China since 1996. He served as the associate editor of IEEE Transaction of Data and Knowledge Engineering, Chinese Journal of Computers, Journal of Software, and Journal of Computer Research and Development. He is a fellow of CCF, a senior member of IEEE, and a member of ACM. His research interesting includes database theory and technology, distributed and parallel systems, big data and cloud computing, blockchain techniques and applications.