Committees


Organizing Committee


Honorary Chair

Shun'ichi Amari, RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Tokyo, Japan

General Chairs

Hidenori Kawamura, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
Jun Wang, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Advisory Chairs

Kunihiko Fukushima and Takeshi Yamakawa, Fuzzy Logic Systems Institute, Fukuoka, Japan

Steering Chairs

Haibo He, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, USA
Derong Liu, University of Illinois – Chicago, Chicago, USA
Jun Wang, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Organizing Committee Chairs

Andrzej Cichocki, RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Tokyo, Japan
Min Han, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China
Bao-Liang Lu, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
Masahito Yamamoto, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan

Program Chairs

Fengyu Cong, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China
Andrew C.-S. Leung, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Qinglai Wei, CAS Institute of Automation, Beijing, China

Special Sessions Chairs

Long Cheng, CAS Institute of Automation, Beijing, China
Satoshi Kurihara, Univ. of Electro-Communications, Tokyo, Japan
Qingshan Liu, Huazhong Univ. of Sci. and Tech., Wuhan, China
Tomohisa Yamashita, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tsukuba, Japan
Nian Zhang, University of District of Columbia, Washington, USA

Tutorial Chairs

Hitoshi Matsubara and Keiji Suzuki, Future University Hakodate, Hakodate, Japan

Workshop Chairs

Mianxiong Dong, Jay Kishigami, Yasuo Kudo, Muroran Institute of Technology, Muroran, Japan

Publicity Chairs

Jinde Cao, Southeast University, Nanjing, China
Hisao Ishibuchi, Osaka Prefecture University, Osaka, Japan
Zhigang Zeng, Huazhong Univ. of Sci. and Tech., Wuhan, China
Huaguang Zhang, Northeastern University, Shenyang, China
Jun Zhang, South China Univ. of Technology, Guangzhou, China

Publications Chairs

Jin Hu, Chongqing Jiaotong University, Chongqing, China
He Huang, Soochow University, Suzhou, China
Xinyi Le, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
Yongming Li, Liaoning University of Technology, Jinzhou, China

Registration Chairs

Shenshen Gu, Shanghai University, Shanghai, China
Hiroyuki Iizuka, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
Ka Chun Wong, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Local Arrangements Chairs

Takashi Kawakami and Koji Nishikawa, Hokkaido University of Science, Sapporo, Japan

Secretaries

Miki Kamata, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
Ying Qu, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China