Service in Professional Organizations

  • Supervisor, Taiwan FinTech Association, since 2017.
  • Director, Taiwan Computer-Human Interaction Society, since 2016.
  • Elected Member, IEEE Circuits and Systems Society: Multimedia Systems & Applications (MSA) Technical Committee, since 2015.
  • Elected Member, IEEE Circuits and Systems Society: Visual Signal Processing and Communications (VSPC) Technical Committee, since 2015.
  • Elected Member, APSIPA Signal Processing Systems: Design and Implementation (SPS) Technical Committee, 2015-2017.
  • Elected Member, China Computer Federation: Technical Committee of Multimedia Technology (TCMT), since 2015.
  • Appointed Member, APSIPA Friend Lab Promotion Committee (FPC), since 2015.

Journal Editorship & Reviewer

  • Journal Editorship
    • Guest Editor, EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing (Special Issue on Mobile Image and Video Processing), 2016.
    • Guest Editor, Multimedia Systems (Special Issue on Multimedia Cloud Computing for Smarter Cities), 2016.
    • Guest Editor, International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks (Special Issue on Sensor-Web Technologies, Applications and Services), 2015.
    • Guest Editor, Advances in Multimedia (Special Issue on Multimedia Semantics Analysis via Crowdsourcing Geo-Context), 2011.
  • Journal Reviewer
    • ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications
    • ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology
    • IEEE Signal Processing Letters
    • IEEE Multimedia
    • IEEE Transactions on Multimedia
    • IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering
    • IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology
    • IEEE Transactions on Image Processing
    • IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing
    • IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II
    • IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems
    • IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement
    • Elsevier Image and Vision Computing
    • Elsevier Information Sciences
    • Neural Computing and Applications
    • Journal of Signal Processing Systems
    • Multimedia Systems
    • Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation
    • IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems
    • IETE Technical Review
    • Journal of Information Science and Engineering
    • Journal of Computer Science and Technology
    • Advances in Multimedia
    • Journal of Multimedia
    • International Journal of Computer Mathematics
    • International Journal of Automation and Smart Technology

Conference Activities

  • Chair/Co-Chair
    • General Chair, 26th International Conference on Multimedia Modeling (MMM 2020), 2020.
    • Technical Program Chair, 25th International Conference on Multimedia Modeling (MMM 2019), 2019.
    • Organizing Committee, ACM International Conference on Multimedia (MM 2018), 2018.
    • Technical Program Chair, IEEE International Conference on Visual Communications and Image Processing (VCIP 2018), 2018.
    • Publication Chair, IEEE International Conference on Visual Communications and Image Processing (VCIP 2017), 2017.
    • Publication Chair, IEEE International Conference on Smart Computing (SMARTCOMP 2017), 2017.
    • Publication Chair, Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia (PCM 2017), 2017.
    • Track Co-Chair for "Multimedia Communication and Computing", 14th International Symposium on Pervasive Systems, Algorithms, and Networks (I-SPAN 2017), 2017.
    • Workshop Chair, IEEE International Conference on Robotic Computing (ICRC 2017), 2017.
    • Workshop and Special Session Chair, IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing (ICSC 2017), 2017.
    • Special Session Chair, IEEE International Conference on Awareness Science and Technology (iCAST 2017), 2017
    • Area Chair for "Multimedia and Vision", ACM International Conference on Multimedia (MM 2016), 2016.
    • Registration Chair, Asian Conference on Computer Vision (ACCV 2016), 2016.
    • Workshop Chair, IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Big Data (BigMM 2016), 2016.
    • Publicity Chair, IEEE International Conference on BioInformatics and BioEngineering (BIBE 2016), 2016.
    • General Chair, International Workshop on Learning Semantics for Multimedia Big Data (LSMBD 2015), in conjunction with the 3rd IAPR Asian Conference on Pattern Recognition (ACPR 2015), 2015.
    • General Chair, 2nd IEEE International Workshop on Mobile Multimedia Computing (MMC 2015), in conjunction with the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo (ICME 2015), 2015.
    • General Chair, 1st IEEE International Workshop on Mobile Multimedia Computing (MMC 2014), in conjunction with the 2014 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo (ICME 2014), 2014.
    • Founder and Organizer, France-Taiwan Joint Workshop on Multimedia Content Analysis and Its Applications, 2014.
    • Founder and Organizer, Taiwan-Austria Joint Symposium on Large-Scale Cross-Media Event Mining, 2014.
    • Founder and Organizer, Taiwan-Austria Joint Seminar on Intelligent Multimedia Technologies, 2013.
    • Sponsorship Co-Chair, APSIPA Annual Summit and Conference, 2013.
    • Program Chair, NTU Workshop for "Multimedia+Mobile+User", 2013.
  • Special Session Chair/Co-Chair
    • Special Session Chair, Special Session "Recent Advances in Deep Learning with Applications" in APSIPA Annual Summit and Conference (ASC 2017), 2017.
    • Special Session Chair, Special Session "Multimedia Computing for Intelligent Life" in International Conference on Multimedia Modeling (MMM 2017), 2017.
    • Special Session Chair, 22nd International Conference on Multimedia Modeling (MMM 2016), 2016.
    • Session Chair, IEEE International Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing (MMSP 2015), 2015.
    • Special Session Chair, Special Session "Enabling Technologies for Multimedia Services and Applications Using Web Data" in Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia (PCM 2015), 2015.
    • Session Chair, 2015 Joint Conference of IWAIT and IFMIA, 2015.
    • Session Chair, IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM 2014), 2014.
    • Special Session Chair, Special Session "Multimedia Content Analysis for Emerging Applications" in ACM International Conference on Internet Multimedia Computing and Service (ICIMCS 2014), 2014.
    • Special Session Chair, Special Session "Emerging Technologies in Multimedia Communications" in APSIPA Annual Summit and Conference (ASC 2013), 2013.
    • Special Session Chair, Special Session "Visual Analysis of Humans for Emerging Multimedia Applications" in ACM International Conference on Internet Multimedia Computing and Service (ICIMCS 2013), 2013.
  • Program Committee Member
    • IEEE Intl. Conf. Multimedia and Expo (ICME), 2015-2017
    • IEEE Intl. Conf. Multimedia Big Data (BigMM), 2015-2017
    • IEEE BigDataService, 2015-2016
    • British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC), 2015
    • Video Search Showcase (VSS), 2015
    • ACM Intl. Conf. Multimedia (MM), 2012, 2014-2017
    • ACM SIGCHI Conf. Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), 2013-2015
    • IEEE Intl. Conf. Consumer Electronics - Taiwan (ICCE-TW), 2016
    • ACM Intl. Conf. Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR), 2012-2013, 2015-2017
    • IEEE Intl. Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing (MMSP), 2015
    • Intl. Conf. Semantics, Knowledge & Grids (SKG), 2015
    • IEEE Conf. Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2012-2017
    • Taiwan Computer-Human Interaction Workshop (TAICHI), 2016
    • Intl. Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing (CBMI), 2015, 2017
    • APSIPA Annual Summit and Conference (ASC), 2015
    • ACM Intl. Conf. Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), 2014
    • Asian Conf. Computer Vision (ACCV), 2014, 2016
    • IEEE Intl. Conf. Image Processing (ICIP), 2014-2017
    • IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM), 2014-2016
    • International Computer Symposium (ICS), 2016
    • IEEE Intl. Workshop on Multimedia Big Data Computing (MBDC), 2014
    • IEEE Intl. Conf. Computer Vision (ICCV), 2013, 2015, 2017
    • IEEE Intl. Conf. Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 2013-2017
    • Intl. Conf. Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI), 2015-2016
    • Intl. Conf. Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC), 2013-2016
    • Pacific-Rim Conf. Multimedia (PCM), 2013-2016
    • Intl. Conf. Signal Processing & Integrated Networks (SPIN), 2015-2016
    • Intl. Conf. Image and Graphics (ICIG), 2015
    • Intl. Conf. Computer-Aided Design and Computer Graphics (CAD/Graphics), 2013
    • Workshop on Recent Advances on Video Analysis and its Applications (RAVA), 2013
    • Computer Graphics Workshop (CGW), 2013-2017
    • Conf. Technologies and Applications for Artificial Intelligence (TAAI), 2013-2016
    • European Conf. Computer Vision (ECCV), 2012, 2014, 2016
    • Intl. Conf. Pattern Recognition (ICPR), 2012, 2014, 2016
    • Pacific Graphics (PG), 2012
    • European Signal Processing Conf. (EUSIPCO), 2012, 2015-2016
    • IEEE Conf. Information & Communication Technologies (ICT), 2012
    • IEEE Pacific Visualization Symp. (PacificVis), 2010
    • ACM Conf. Recommender Systems (RecSys), 2010-2013
    • Intl. Conf. Multimedia Modeling (MMM), 2010, 2013, 2017
    • IEEE Intl. Symp. Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), 2005, 2014, 2017
    • National Symp. Telecommunications (NST), 2012
    • IPPR Conf. Computer Vision, Graphics, and Image Processing (CVGIP), 2012-2016
    • IEEE Visual Communications and Image Processing Conf. (VCIP), 2011-2016
    • ACM Intl. Conf. Internet Multimedia Computing and Service (ICIMCS), 2011-2015

Grant/Contest Reviewer & Other Professional Service

  • Reviewer, 4C Electronics Education Consortium, 2015-2016.
  • Reviewer, NTU Innovation Contest, 2014-2015, 2017.
  • Paper Quality Expert, CNKI of Tsinghua University, since 2014.
  • Project Reviewer, Ministry of Science and Technology, 2012, 2014, 2017.
  • Project Reviewer, Ministry of Education, 2013.
  • Project On-Site Reviewer, Ministry of Education, 2013-2014.
  • IPR Working Group Member, Academia Sinica, 2013.
  • Technical Review Board Member, Ministry of Economic Affair, 2012, 2016, 2017.
  • Project Reviewer, Institute for Information Industry (III), 2012, 2016.

Professional Membership

  • Senior Member, IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)
  • Professional Member, ACM (Association for Computing Machinery)
  • Life Member, APSIPA (Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association)
  • Life Member, CIEE (Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering)
  • Member, AAAI (Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence)
  • Member, IEICE (Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers)
  • Life Member, IICM (Institute of Information and Computing Machinery)
  • Member, IPPR (Image Processing and Pattern Recognition Society of Taiwan)
  • Member, CCF (China Computer Federation)

Invited Research Visits, Keynotes, Talks, and Tutorials

  • Invited Research Visits
    • Sichuan University, China
    • Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Korea, 2016
    • Microsoft Research Asia, China, 2015
    • Columbia University, USA, 2015
    • National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, 2015
    • City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2014
    • EURECOM, France, 2014
    • University of Klagenfurt, Austria, 2013
    • Australian National University, Australia, 2012
    • University of Tokyo, Japan, 2007
  • Keynotes
    • "Intelligent Multimedia Computing and Its Applications", 2016 Workshop of Intelligent End Devices and Human-Computer Interaction, Tainan, Taiwan, 2016.12.22.
    • "Visual Analytics for Understanding Humans and Human Interactions", International Workshop on Human Identification for Surveillance (HIS): Methods & Applications (in conjunction with ACCV 2016), Taipei, Taiwan, 2016.11.24.
    • "Intelligent Multimedia Computing and Its Applications", The 10th International Conference on Advanced Information Technologies (AIT 2016) and the 6th Forum on Taiwan Association for Web Intelligence Consortium (WIC-Forum 2016), Taichung, Taiwan, 2016.04.23.
  • Invited Talks
    • "Intelligent Multimedia Computing and Its Applications", College of Computing and Informatics, Providence University, Taiwan, 2017.03.23.
    • "Intelligent Multimedia Big Data Analytics and Applications in Practice", CSIE, Chaoyang University of Technology, Taiwan, 2017.03.14.
    • "Visual Analytics for Understanding Humans and Human Interactions", TIGP(SNHCC), Academia Sinica, Taiwan, 2017.03.08.
    • "Financial Technology", College of Law, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, 2016.12.30.
    • "Intelligent Multimedia Computing and Its Applications", CSIE, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan, 2016.12.01.
    • "AI Revolution: A Shallow Look at Deep Learning Big Data", IM, Shu-Te University, Taiwan, 2016.11.04.
    • "Intelligent Multimedia Computing and Its Applications", IM, Tatung University, Taiwan, 2016.10.31.
    • "Intelligent Analytics for Social Multimedia Big Data and Its Applications", CCE, Ming Chuan University, Taiwan, 2016.10.28.
    • "The beauty of randomness: Random Forests Technique and Its Applications", College of Informatics, Chaoyang University of Technology, Taiwan, 2016.09.13.
    • "Intelligent Analytics for Social Multimedia Big Data and Its Applications", CSIE, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, 2016.08.16.
    • "Human, Community, Multimedia", ID, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, 2016.08.10.
    • "Visual-Object based Multimedia Data Analysis", 4th TWSIAM Annual Meeting, Taiwan, 2016.05.28.
    • "Observing Human Behaviors in Social Media Big Data", SME-Talk, 2016.05.12.
    • "Exploring Social Semantics from Multimedia Big Data and Its Applications", 11th Academia Sinica - Chinese Academy of Sciences Joint Conference on Information Technologies and Applications, Taipei, Taiwan, 2016.04.20.
    • "New Media Art: From a Computer Science View", Taipei National University of the Arts, Taiwan, 2016.04.08.
    • "Intelligent Multimedia Computing and Its Applications", EE, National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan, 2016.03.25.
    • "Intelligent Multimedia Computing and Its Applications", 4C Electronics Education Consortium, Taiwan, 2016.01.22.
    • "Multimedia Content Analysis and Its Applications", CCE, Ming Chuan University, Taiwan, 2015.12.04.
    • "Multimedia Content Analysis and Its Applications", Center for Visual Computing, Multimedia University, Cyberjaya, Malaysia, 2015.11.05.
    • "Multimedia Content Analysis and Its Applications", Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2015.11.02.
    • "Multimedia Content Analysis and Its Applications", CSIE, National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, 2015.06.03.
    • "Multimedia Content Analysis and Its Applications", CSIE, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taiwan, 2015.05.11.
    • "Multimedia Content Analysis and Its Applications", CSIE, National Taipei University, Taiwan, 2015.03.11.
    • "Sensing Visual Semantics for Interactive Multimedia Applications", WorkFace Taipei, Taiwan, 2015.01.29.
    • "Sensing Visual Semantics for Interactive Multimedia Applications", CS, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, 2014.12.23.
    • "Sensing Visual Semantics for Interactive Multimedia Applications", CS, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2014.12.22.
    • "Multimedia Content Analysis and Its Applications", CSIE, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, 2014.11.26.
    • "Multimedia Content Analysis and Its Applications", CSIE, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, 2014.11.18.
    • "Multimedia Content Analysis and Its Applications", TIGP(SNHCC), Academia Sinica, Taiwan, 2014.11.11.
    • "Change the World: from Computer Science", College of Mechanical & Electrical Engineering, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan, 2014.10.15.
    • "Change the World: from Computer Science", Applied Informatics & Multimedia, Asia University, Taiwan, 2014.10.07.
    • "Change the World: from Computer Science", CSIE, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, 2014.06.06.
    • "Sensing Object Semantics for Interactive Multimedia Applications", EE, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, 2014.05.23.
    • "Sensing Object Semantics for Interactive Multimedia Applications", CSIE, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan, 2014.05.21.
    • "Sensing Object Semantics for Interactive Multimedia Applications", CSIE, National Central University, Taiwan, 2014.05.07.
    • "Change the World: from Computer Science", CSIE, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, 2014.04.23.
    • "Sensing Object Semantics for Interactive Multimedia Applications", School of Computer Eng., Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2014.03.21.
    • "An Overview of Visual Object Tracking", 14th Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia (PCM), Nanjing, China, 2013.12.13.
    • "An Overview of Visual Object Tracking", CSIE, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, 2013.11.25.
    • "Semantic Analysis of Multimedia Contents", CSIE, National Taiwan Ocean University, Taiwan, 2013.11.19.
    • "Sensing Object Semantics for Interactive Multimedia Applications", Inst. Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, 2013.11.06.
    • "Semantic Analysis of Multimedia Contents", CSIE, National Chengchi University, Taiwan, 2013.09.26.
    • "Video-Based Human Action Analysis and Its Applications", NTU Workshop for "Multimedia+Mobile+User", Taiwan, 2013.07.05.
    • "Mobile Sensing for Real-Scene Objects", CSIE, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, 2013.05.29.
    • "Mobile Sensing for Real-Scene Objects", CSIE, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, 2013.05.23.
    • "When Technology Meets Arts: From a Multimedia Perspective", New Media Art, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taiwan, 2013.02.04.
    • "Semantic Analysis of Multimedia Contents", EE, National Central University, Taiwan, 2012.12.05.
    • "Unsupervised Semantic Feature Discovery for Object-Based Image Application", CS, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, 2012.07.03.
    • "Unsupervised Semantic Feature Discovery for Object-Based Image Application", 2nd ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR), Hong Kong, 2012.06.08.
    • "Semantic Analysis of Multimedia Contents", Information & Computer Education, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan, 2012.06.04.
    • "Semantic Analysis of Multimedia Contents", CSIE, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan, 2012.06.01.
    • "Semantic Analysis of Multimedia Contents", CSIE, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, 2012.05.28.
    • "Interactive Human Action Search Using Body Language", 21st Annual Wireless and Optical Communications Conference (WOCC), Taiwan, 2012.04.19.
    • "Semantic Analysis of Multimedia Contents", CSIE, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taiwan, 2011.10.26.
    • "Semantic Analysis of Multimedia Contents", CSIE, National Chi Nan University, Taiwan, 2011.06.10.
    • "Large-Scale Image Object Retrieval", CSIE, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, 2011.03.07.
    • "Semantic Event Based Home Video Analysis", CSIE, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan, 2010.10.13.
    • "Semantic Analysis of Multimedia Contents", CSIE, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, 2010.09.10.
    • "Semantic Event Based Home Video Analysis", CSIE, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan, 2009.10.12.
  • Tutorials
    • "Intelligent Analytics for Social Multimedia Big Data and Its Applications", Chaoyang University of Technology, Taiwan, 2016.07.19.
    • "Recent Advances in Sensing Techniques or Visual Semantics", Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia (PCM 2013), Nanjing, China, 2013.12.13.