Invited Speakers(Ordered alphabetically)

Prof. PANG, Zhi-Bo

ABB Corporate Research, Sweden

2019/8/22 11:20:18

Prof. Zhi-Bo PANG

Prof. PANG, Zhibo
Topic:  Convergence of Automation, Biomedical Engineering, and Heath Informatics for Aging Society
Dr. Zhibo Pang (Senior Member IEEE) received B.Eng. in Electronic Engineering from Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China in 2002, MBA in Innovation and Growth from University of Turku, Turku, Finland in 2012, and PhD in Electronic and Computer Systems from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden in 2013. He is currently a Principal Scientist and Project Manager on Industrial IoT at ABB Corporate Research, Västerås, Sweden, leading research projects on digitalization solutions for smart buildings and homes, factory and manufacturing, and power systems. He is also serving as Adjunct Professor or similar roles at universities such as Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden, Tsinghua University, China, and Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (BUPT), China.
He is a Senior Member of IEEE and serves as Vice Chair of the Technical Committee on Cloud and Wireless Systems for Industrial Applications, and Chair of Sub TC in the Technical Committee on Industrial Informatics, Industrial Electronics Society of IEEE. He is Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, and IEEE Reviews in Biomedical Engineering, Guest Editor of IEEE Access, Editorial Board of Journal of Management Analytics (Taylor & Francis), Journal of Industrial Information Integration (Elsevier), and International Journal of Modeling, Simulation, and Scientific Computing (WorldScientific).
He has 44 patents and 21 refereed journal papers and 40+ conference papers. He won the National Great Invention Award of China in 2005, the First Place Prize of the RFID Nordic EXPO in 2008, and the Outstanding Paper Awards in ICACT2013. He was awarded the “2016 Inventor of the Year Award” by ABB Corporate Research Sweden. This is the only award for individuals and only 1 winner per year out of 300+ researchers.

Key Dates

Submissions opens:
15 April 2019

Paper submission Deadline:
August 9 2019
Accept/reject notification:

24 August 2019

Deadline for Early bird registration:
30 August 2019

Deadline for Online registration:
26 September 2019

On-site registration & reception:
27 September 2019