Honorary Chairs Han-Chieh Chao, National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan Hideyuki Takagi, Kyushu University, Japan Steering Chairs Jason C. Hung, Overseas Chinese University, Taiwan Neil Y. Yen, University of Aizu, Japan General Chair Jen-Shiun Chiang, Tamkang University, Taiwan Vice General Chair Qingguo Zhou, Lanzhou University, China Program Chairs Lin Hui, Tamkang University, Taiwan Hai Jiang, Arkansas State University, USA Pedro, Peris López, Carlos III University of Madrid, Spain Zhou Rui, Lanzhou University, China Daniel Shapiro, Clockrr Inc., Canada Mahdi Zamani, Yale Univesity, USA Program Co-Chairs Dmitry Novikov, Institute of Control Sciences V. A. Trapeznikov, Academy of Sciences, Russia Neil Yen, University of Aizu, Japan Special Issue Chair Chih-Hsien Hsia, Chinese Culture University, Taiwan Workshop Chairs Chintan Bhatt, Chandubhai S. Patel Institute of Technology, India Carmen Camara, Technical University of Madrid, Spain You-Shyang Chen, Hwa Hsia University of Technology, Taiwan Shih-Nung Chen, Asia University, Taiwan Young-Ae Jung, Sun Moon University, Korea Sujata Pandey, Amity University Uttar Pradesh, India Jun Shen, University of Wollongong, Australia Gerald Schaefer, Loughborough University, U.K. Wei-Chen Wu, Hsin Sheng College of Medical Care and Management, Taiwan Chih-Chuan Yeh, Overseas Chinese University, Taiwan Special Session Chairs Kuan-Chou Lai, National Taichung University of Education, Taiwan Jenn-Wei Lin, Fu-Jen University, Taiwan Yan Pei, University of Aizu, Japan Xinghua Sun, Hebei North University, China Chengjiu Yin, Kobe University, Japan Xiaokang Zhou, Shiga University, Japan Yishui Zhu, Chang'an University, China Publicity Chairs Soumya Banerjee, Birla Institute of Technology, India Jindrich Kodl, Authorised expert in security of information systems, Czech Republic Min-Feng Lee, National Museum of Natural Science, Taiwan Poonphon Suesaowaluk, Assumption University of Thailand, Thailand Shing-Chern You, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan Competition Chairs Chuan-Feng Chiu, Minghsin University of Science and Technology, Taiwan Yi-Chun Liao, China University of Technology, Taiwan Website Chairs Kuan-Hua Lai, University of Aizu, Japan Local Arrangement Chair Yung-Hui Chen, LungHwa University of Science and Technology, Taiwan International Advisory Board Jinannong Cao, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong Su-Ching Chen, University of Florida, USA Mu-Yen Chen, National Taichung University of Science and Technology, Taiwan Hamid Fujita, Iwate Prefectural University, Japan Jean-Luc Gaudiot, University of California - Irvine, USA Qun Jin, Waseda University, Japan Victor Leung, University of British Columbia, Canada Qing Li, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Fuji Ren, Professor, Tokushima University, Japan Fatos Xhafa, Technical University of Catalonia, Spain Zheng Xu, Shanghai University, China International Program Committees Chompu Nuangjamnong, Saint John University, Thailand Andre Ponce de Leon F. de Carvalho, University of Sao Paulo at Sao Carlos, Brazil BrijeshVermaCQ University, Australia Chao-Hsien Lee, National Taipei University of Science and Technology, Taiwan Chen Liu,Clarkson University, USA Chih-Hsien Hsia, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan Chun-Wei Tsai, Chia Nan University of Pharmacy & Science, Taiwan DaeWon Lee, Seokyeong University, Korea Hung-Chang Hsiao, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan Isaac Woungang, Ryerson University, Canada Jiafu Wan, South China University of Technology, China Jin Wang, Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology, China Kai Lin, Dalian University of Technology, China Jianfeng Yang, Wuhan University, China Kinam Park, Soonchunhyang University, Korea Liang Zhou, Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China Min Chen, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China Rongbo Zhu, South-Central University for Nationalities, China Sung-Yen Chang, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Taiwan Tien-Hsiung Weng, Providence University, Taiwan WeijiaJia, City University of Hong Kong, China Xingang Liu, Yonsei University, South Korea Yan Zhang, University of Oslo, Norway Yen-Lin Chen, National Taipei University of Science and Technology, Taiwan Yi-Wei Ma, National Cheng Kung University, China YumingGe, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China Yu-Sheng Lu, Chunghwa Telecom, Taiwan Mohammad S. Alam, University of South Alabama, USA Nikitas Assimakopoulos, University of Piraeus, Greece Xiaoyun Chen, Lanzhou University, China Sagarmay Deb, Southern Cross University, Australia Jean-Luc Dugelay, Institut EURECOM, France Sadaoki Furui, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan Hongjiang Han, Hefei University of Technology, China Yo-Sung Ho, Kwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Korea Shi-Min Hu, Tsinghua University, China Kien A. Hua, University of Central Florida, USA Yueh-Min Huang, National Cheng Kung University Shingo Ichii, University of Tokyo, Japan Okran Jeong, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA Mohan Kankanhalli, National University of Singapore, Singapore Wonjun Lee, Korea University, Korea Wing-Ho Howard Leung, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Lian Li, Lanzhou University, China Ming Li, Lanzhou University of Technology, China Rastislav Lukac, University of Toronto, Canada Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann, University of Geneva, Switzerland Rory McGreal, Athabasca University, Canada Nikolay N. Mirenkov, The University of Aizu, Japan Chong Wah Ngo, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Charalampos Z. Patrikakis, National Technical University of Athens, Greece Yuxin Peng, Peking University, China Maytham Safar, Kuwait University, Kuwait Nicoletta Sala, U. of Lugano, Switzerland and U. dell'Insubria Varese, Italy Cyrus Shahabi, University of Southern California, USA Heng Tao Shen, The University of Queensland, Australia Yuanchun Shi, Tsinghua University, China Robert Simon, George Mason University, USA Alexei Sourin, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Olga Sourina, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore David Taniar, Monash University, Australia Wenbing Tao, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China Daniel Thalmann, EPFL, Switzerland Wallapak Tavanapong, Iowa State University, USA Ching-Sheng Wang, Aletheia University Xiaofang Zhou, The University of Queensland, Australia Grif Mikhail Gennadievich, Novosibirsk State Technical University, Russia Mirko Caspar, Technische Universitaet Chemnitz, Germany Lee Keun Soo, Hankyong National University, Korea Bhimaraya Metri, International Management Institute, India António Osório, University of Minho, Portugal Maria João Gomes, University of Minho, Portugal Choong Ho Cho, Korea University, Korea Borchuluun Yadamsuren, University of Missouri, USA Muhammad Kashif Farooq, Punjab Information Technology Board, Pakistan Yanjindulam Dajsuren, Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands Razvan Dinu, Philips, Netherlands Vu Thi Hong Nhan, Vietnam National University, Vietnam Alla Kravets, Volgograd State Technical University, Russia Harnisch Michael - University of Graz, Austria Lynne Humphries University of Sunderland, UK Brian O'Neill, Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland Youakim Badr£¨INSA de Lyon, France Stefano Berretti, University of Florence,Italy Jan Bohacik£¨University of Zilina£¨Slovakia Alfredo Cuzzocrea, ICAR-CNR and University of Calabria, Italy Wei-Chiang Samuclson Hong, Oriental Institute of Technology, Taiwan Simone Ludwig£¨North Dakota State University£¨ USA Alfredo Milani£¨University of Perugia, Italy Kei Ohnishi£¨Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan Yukiko Orito, Hiroshima University, Japan Mikhail Petrovskiy£¨Lomonosov Moscow State University£¨Russian Sandeep Reddivari, University of North Florida, USA ®¢lvaro Rubio-Largo, University of Coimbra, Portugal Mohammad Shojafar, University Sapienza of Rome, Italy Patrick Siarry, University Paris 12 (LiSSi), France Antonio J. Tall®Æn-Ballesteros, University of Seville, Spain Miguel A. Vega-Rodr®™guez, University of Extremadura, Spain Sebastian Ventura, University of Cordoba, Spain Gregg T. Vesonder£¨Stevens Institute of Technology, USA Tak-Lam Wong,The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Hong Kong
Main sponsor: IET Taipei Local Network
Technical Co-sponsor: IEEE SMCS JAPAN CHAPTER
Additional supports: Rakuten Inc., GREE, HTC Ltd., Digiwin Ltd., FiveDollars INC.
Society: IEEE SMCS, IEEE CIS, IEEE CS