Keynote

K.V.S Hari

1. Keynote Title: TBD

Speaker Bio: K.V.S Hari (M.Sc. ‘85, Ph.D ‘90)  is currently a professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. He was an Affiliated Professor of  Royal Institute of Technology(KTH), Sweden (2010-2016), Visiting Associate Professor at Stanford University, USA (1999-2000), Visiting Professor at Aalto University, Finland (2002). His expertise is in 5G Wireless Communication and Autonomous Navigation Systems using AI and Machine Learning. His current research focuses on Sparse Signal Processing, Road Traffic Simulator, Neuroscience etc. Dr. Hari is a Fellow of IEEE. He is also serving as member of the Board of Governors of IEEE Signal Processing Society as  Vice President – Membership, (1 Jan 2020-31 Dec 2022) and member of the Board of  Governors of IEEE Signal Processing Society as Regional Director-at-Large, (1 Jan 2018 – 31 Dec 2019). He was also chair of the IEEE ad-hoc committee on India strategy (2017) and chairman of IEEE Bangalore section,2016. He received honors like 2019 IISC alumni award for research in engineering, 2018 IEEE MGA leadership award along with numerous other awards

Norliza Mohd Noor

2 . Keynote Title: TBD.

Speaker Bio: Norliza Mohd Noor is currently attached as Associate Professor in UTM Razak School of Engineering and Advanced Technology, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Kuala Lumpur Campus.  She received her B. Sc. In Electrical Engineering from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas and her Master of Electrical Engineering (by research) and PhD (Electrical Engineering) from UTM.  Her research area is in image processing and image analysis and focuses on medical image analysis for lung diseases.  Apart from many papers in journals and in indexed conference proceedings, she has published one academic book and six book chapters. She also has three patents and many research awards for her brilliant research activities.  Dr. Norliza is a senior member of IEEE (since 2008) where she has been a member for more than 25 years starting as student member while studying in USA.  In 1998-2001, she held several key positions in IEEE Malaysia Section. She is the founding chapter chair for IEEE Signal Processing Society Malaysia Chapter in 2002 and she held the position till 2006. She is an active IEEE volunteer and held key positions in IEEE Signal Processing Society Malaysia Chapter and IEEE Engineering Medicine and Biology Society Malaysia Chapter till now.  She is an active member of IEEE EMBS, SPSoc, and IEEE Women in Engineering WIE (Affinity Group). She was elected as the IEEE Malaysia Section Chair for two times-in 2013-2014 and in 2015-2016. She was appointed as IEEE R10 Individual Benefits and Services Coordinator and MGA Geographic Unit Operations Support Committee – Technical Chapter Representative (2015-2016).She was in the IEEE Members Benefit Portfolio Advisory Committee (MBPAC) and IEEE Educational Activity Board (EAB) – Student Educational Resources Committee (SERC) for 2017-2018.She has co-organised many IEEE conferences in Malaysia under these two chapters.  In 2014, she was the co-chair for IEEE Region 10 Symposium (TENSYMP2014) that was held in Kuala Lumpur. She was the General Chair for 2017 IEEE Region Ten Conference (TENCON2017). She was the General Chair for 2018 ICBAPS, 2018 TAFGEN and 2018 ICSSA which are UTM Razak School conferences in collaboration with IEEE Malaysia Signal Processing Chapter, IEEE Malaysia ComSoc/VT Chapter and IEEE Malaysia Instrumentation & Measurement Chapter, respectively