Vincent S. Tseng  (Vincent Shin-Mu Tseng) 曾新穆

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Vincent S. Tseng  Ph.D.

Chair Professor, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering

National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University

No. 1001, University Road, Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C.


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Email: vtseng@cs.nctu.edu.tw

Tel: + 886-3-5712121#54722

Webpage: http://people.cs.nctu.edu.tw/~vtseng


 


Bio Sketch

Vincent S. Tseng is currently a Chair Professor at Department of Computer Science in National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University (NCTU). He served as the founding director for Institute of Data Science and Engineering in NCTU during 2017-2020, chair for IEEE CIS Tainan Chapter during 2013-2015 and the president of Taiwanese Association for Artificial Intelligence during 2011-2012. He also acted as the director for Institute of Medical Informatics of National Cheng Kung University during 2008 and 2011. Dr. Tseng received his Ph.D. degree with major in computer science from National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, in 1997. After that, he joined Computer Science Division of EECS Department in University of California at Berkeley as a postdoctoral research fellow during 1998-1999. He has a wide variety of research interests covering data mining, big data analytics, machine learning, biomedical informatics, mobile and Web technologies. He has published more than 380 research papers in referred journals and conferences as well as 15 patents (held and filed). By Google Scholar, his publications have been cited by more than 12,000 times with H-Index 58. He has been on the editorial board of a number of top journals including IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data, Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, etc. He has also served as chairs/program committee members for a number of premier international conferences related to data mining and intelligent computing, including KDD, ICDM, SDM, PAKDD, ICDE, CIKM, IJCAI, etc. In recent years, he has also been serving to oversee the architect on Big Data/AI technologies and applications for the governmental and industrial units in Taiwan. Dr. Tseng has received a number of prestigious awards, including Outstanding Research Award (2019 & 2015) by Ministry of Science and Technology Taiwan, 2019 ACM Distinguished Scientist Member (for Outstanding Scientific Contributions to Computing), 2018 Outstanding I.T. Elite Award, 2018 FutureTech Breakthrough Award, and 2014 K. T. Li Breakthrough Award. He is also a Fellow of IEEE and Distinguished Member of ACM.

 

Education Background

1997                  National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan               Ph. D. in Computer and Information Engineering

1990                  National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan               M.S. in Computer and Information Engineering

1988                  National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan        B.S. in Computer and Information Engineering

Employment and Related Experiences

§ 2020 – Now    Chair Professor, Department of Computer Science, National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University

§ 2017 – 2020  Founding Director for Institute of Data Science and Engineering, National Chiao Tung University

§ 2015 – 2020    Distinguished Professor, Department of Computer Science, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan

§ 2011 – 2014    Distinguished Professor, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Cheng Kung University Taiwan

§ 2008 – 2011    Director, Institute of Medical Informatics, NCKU Taiwan

§ 2007 – 2011    Professor, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

§ 2004 – 2007    Director, Department of Medical Informatics, NCKU Hospital Taiwan

§ 2003 – 2007    Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, NCKU Taiwan

§ 1999 – 2003    Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, NCKU Taiwan

§ 1998 – 1999    Postdoctoral Researcher, EECS Dept, University of California at Berkeley, USA

Research Specialty

§ Data Mining/Big Data Techniques and Applications

§ Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning

§ Biomedical and Health Informatics

§ Mobile and Web Techniques

§ Social Network Analysis and Applications

Publications

§  Has published more than 380 papers in referred journal and conferences, as well as 13 patents (held and filed). Has received more than 12,000 citations (H-Index:58) by Google Scholar.

- Detailed publication list: http://people.cs.nctu.edu.tw/~vtseng

Honorary and Awards

§ 2021  IICM Medal of Honor

§ 2021  IEEE Fellow

§ 2020  World Top 2% Scientist (for both Annual & Lifetime Contributions)

§ 2020  Best Paper Award, 2020 Int’l Conference on Pervasive AI - Fintech and Business Intelligence Track

§ 2020  Best Paper Award, Int’l Computer Symposium, Workshop on Big Dat

§ 2020  Supervision Award for Best Master Thesis, Institute of Information and Computing Machinery, Taiwan

§ 2019  Outstanding Research Award by Ministry of Science and Technology Taiwan

§ 2019  ACM Distinguished Scientist Member

§ 2018  FutureTech Breakthrough Award by Ministry of Science and Technology Taiwan

§ 2018  Outstanding I.T. Elite Award, Taiwan

§ 2018  Best Application Paper Award, Int’l Conf. SCIS-ISIS

§ 2015  Outstanding Research Award by Ministry of Science and Technology Taiwan

§ 2014  K. T. Lee Breakthrough Award

§ 2014  Distinguished Electrical Engineering Professorship Award, Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering

§ 2014  Best Paper Award, 10th Int’l Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications (ADMA 2014)

§ 2014  Supervision Award for Best PhD Thesis, Taiwanese Association for Artificial Intelligence

§ 2014  Supervision Award for Best PhD Thesis, Institute of Information and Computing Machinery, Taiwan

§ 2014  Second Prize, ET Big Data Contest

§ 2013  Supervision Award for Best Master Thesis, Institute of Information and Computing Machinery, Taiwan

§ 2012  Second Prize, Nokia Mobile Data Challenge

§ 2012  Best Paper Award, 2012 Int’l Conf. Technologies and Applications for Artificial Intelligence

§ 2012  Supervision Award for Best PhD Thesis, Institute of Information and Computing Machinery, Taiwan

§ 2012  Supervision Award for Best PhD Thesis, Taiwanese Association for Artificial Intelligence

§ 2011  Supervision Award for Best Master Thesis, Institute of Information and Computing Machinery, Taiwan

§ 2011  Microsoft Research Award

§ 2011  Merit Paper Award, 2011 Int’l Conf. Technologies and Applications for Artificial Intelligence

§ 2010  Supervision Award for Best Master Thesis, Institute of Information and Computing Machinery, Taiwan

§ 2010  Best Paper Award, ACM Int'l Conf. on GIS-LBSN

§ 2009  Best Paper Award, National Symposium on Security

§ 2008  Supervision Award for Best PhD Thesis, Taiwanese Association for Artificial Intelligence

§ 2006  Supervision Award for Best PhD Thesis, Taiwanese Association for Artificial Intelligence

Professional Activities

§ 2020 – Now    Steering Committee Chair, Pacific-Asia Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD)

§ 2016 – Now    Director, Center for Big Data Technologies and Innovations

§ 2013 – Now    Director, Big Data Technology Platform Program, Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan

§ 2011 – Now    Technical Committee Member, Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Health and welfare, Ministry of Economic Affairs, Taiwan

§ 2011 – Now    Technical Committee Member, Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan

§ 2014 – Now    Technical Committee Member, Taiwan Cloud Computing Association

§ 2019 – 2020    Vice Chair, Steering Committee, Pacific-Asia Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD)

§ 2013 – 2015    Chair, IEEE CIS(Computational Intelligence Society) Tainan Chapter

§ 2013 – 2016    IEEE Data Mining Technical Committee Member

§ 2011 – 2012    President, Taiwanese Association for Artificial Intelligence

§ 20112012    Vice Chair, IEEE CIS Chapter in Tainan Section

§ 2012 – Now    Board Member, Taiwanese Association for Medical Informatics

§ 2010 – Now    Board Member, IEEE Tainan Section

§ 2009 – 2010    Board Member, HL-7 Taiwan Society

§ 2007 – 2008    Board member, Taiwan Society on Bioinformatics

Editorial Board

§ 2021 – Now    Associate Editor, IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine

§ 2016 – Now    Associate Editor, Knowledge and Information Systems (KAIS)

§ 2014 – Now    Associate Editor, IEEE Journal on Biomedicine and Health Informatics

§ 2016 – 2019    Associate Editor, Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery

§ 2012 – 2020    Associate Editor, ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data

§ 2012 – 2017    Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering

§ 2012 – 2016    Associate Editor-in-Chief, Taiwanese Journal of Medical Informatics

§ 2011 – Now    Associate Editor, Journal of Information Science and Engineering

§ 2006 – Now    Associate Editor, Int'l Journal of Data Mining and Bioinformatics

 

Organizing Committee of Conferences (Selected in recent five years)

 Steering/Advisory Committee

§  Steering Committee Chair, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD)

§  Steering Committee and Vice Chair, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD)

§  Steering Committee, IEEE Int’l Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics (DSAA)

§  Steering Committee, Int’l Conf. Intelligence Science and Big Data Engineering (IScIDE)

§  Advisory Committee, 2014 Int’l Conf. on Technologies and Applications for Artificial Intelligence (TAAI’14)

§  Advisory Committee, 2014 Int’l Conf. Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence (JSAI’14)

§  Advisory Committee, 2013 Int’l Conf. on Technologies and Applications for Artificial Intelligence (TAAI’13)

§  Advisory Committee, 2012 Int’l Conf. on Innovations in Bio-Inspired Computing and Applications

 Program Committee/Conference Chair (Selected)

§ 2022  Senior Program Committee, 28th ACM SIGKDD Int'l Conf. on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD'22)

§ 2022  Senior Program Committee, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’22)

§ 2021  Program Chair, 26th IEEE Int’l Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA’21)

§ 2021  Senior Program Committee, 27th ACM SIGKDD Int'l Conf. on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD'21)

§ 2021  Senior Program Committee, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’21)

§ 2021  Area Chair, 19th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM’21)

§ 2020  General Chair, 1st Int’l Conference on Pervasive Artificial Intelligence (ICPAI’20)

§ 2020  Program Chair, 7th IEEE Int’l Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics (DSAA’20)

§ 2020  Area Chair, 20th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM’20)

§ 2020  Senior Program Committee, 26th ACM SIGKDD Int'l Conf. on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD'20)

§ 2020  Senior Program Committee, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’20)

§ 2019  Area Chair, 19th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM’19)

§ 2019  Senior Program Committee, 25th ACM SIGKDD Int'l Conf. on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD'19)

§ 2019  Senior Program Committee, 28th ACM Int'l Conf. on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM'19)

§ 2019  Senior Program Committee, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’19)

§ 2018  Program Co-Chair, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’18)

§ 2018  Area Chair, 18th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM’18)

§ 2018  Program Committee, 24th ACM SIGKDD Int'l Conf. on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD'18)

§ 2017  Area Chair, 17th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM’17)

§ 2017  Senior Program Committee, 23th ACM SIGKDD Int'l Conf. on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD'17)

§ 2017  Senior Program Committee, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’17)

§ 2016  Area Chair, 16th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM’16)

§ 2016  Senior Program Committee, 22th ACM SIGKDD Int'l Conf. on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD'16)

§ 2016  Program Chair, IEEE International Conference on Big Data Intelligence and Computing (DataCom’16)

§ 2016  Senior Program Committee, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’16)

§ 2015  General Chair, 2015 ASE Int’l Conference on Big Data

§ 2015  Area Chair, 15th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM’15)

§ 2015  Program Committee, 20th ACM SIGKDD Int'l Conf. on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD'14)

§ 2015  Senior Program Committee, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’15)

§ 2014  Program Chair, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’14)

§ 2014  Area Chair, 14th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM’14)

§ 2014  Senior Program Committee, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Big Data 

§ 2014  Program Committee, 20th ACM SIGKDD Int'l Conf. on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD'14)

§ 2014  Program Committee, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM’14)

§ 2014  Program Committee, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Mobile Data Management (MDM’14)

§ 2014  Program Committee, Int’l Conf. on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA’14)

§ 2013  Program Co-Chair, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’13)

§ 2013  General Co-Chair, AI Forum

§ 2013  Senior Program Committee, Int’l Conf. Information and Knowledge and Management (CIKM’13)

§ 2013  Senior Program Committee, Int’l Joint Conf. on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI’13)

§ 2013  Program Committee, 19th ACM SIGKDD Int'l Conf. on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD'13)

§ 2013  Program Committee, 13th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM’13)

§ 2013  Program Committee, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM’13)

§ 2013  Program Committee, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Mobile Data Management (MDM’13)

§ 2013  Program Committee, Int’l Conf. on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA’13)

§ 2013  Program Committee, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Granular Computing (Grc’13)

§ 2012  General Chair, Int’l Conf. on Technologies and Applications for Artificial Intelligence (TAAI’12)

§ 2012  General Chair, AI Forum

§ 2012  Program Committee, 18th ACM SIGKDD Int'l Conf. on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD'12)

§ 2012  Program Committee, 12th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM’12)

§ 2012  Program Committee, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’12)

§ 2012  Program Committee, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM’12)

§ 2012  Program Committee, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Granular Computing (Grc’12)

§ 2012  Program Committee, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Mobile Data Management (MDM’12)

§ 2012  Publicity Chair, IEEE Int’l Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE’13)

§ 2012  Program Committee, Int’l Conf. on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA’12)

§ 2011  General Chair, Int’l Conf. on Technologies and Applications for Artificial Intelligence (TAAI’11)

§ 2011  General Chair, AI Forum

§ 2011  Program Committee, 11th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM’11)

§ 2011  Program Committee, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM’11)

§ 2011  Program Committee, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’11)

§ 2011  Program Committee, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Mobile Data Management (MDM’11)

§ 2011  Chair, IEEE BIBM’11 Int’l Workshop on Data Mining for Biomarker Discovery

§ 2011  Program Committee, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Granular Computing (Grc’11)

§ 2010  Chair, Int’l Workshop on Biomedical Informatics

§ 2010  Program Committee, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM’10)

§ 2010  Program Committee, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’10)

§ 2010  Chair, IEEE BIBM’10 Int’l Workshop on Data Mining for Biomarker Discovery

§ 2010  Program Committee, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Granular Computing (Grc’10)

§ 2010  Program Committee, 23th IEEE Int’l Conf. Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS)

§ 2010  Program Committee, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Mobile Data Management (MDM’10)

§ 2009  Track Chair, I-SPAN’09 Track on Biomedical Informatics

§ 2009  Tutorial Chair, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD’09)

§ 2009  Chair, IEEE BIBM’09 Int’l Workshop on Data Mining for Biomarker Discovery

§ 2009  Program Committee, SIAM Int’l Conf. on Data Mining (SDM’09)

§ 2009  Program Committee, 22th IEEE Int’l Conf. Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS)

 

Keynote Speeches and Invited Talks

§   Keynote Speech, 34th International Conference on Industrial, Engineering & Other Applications of Applied Intelligent Systems (IEA/AIE), Malaysia, 2021

§   Keynote Speech, 15th International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications, Dalian, China, 2019

§   Invited Speech, Asian Workshop on Smart Sensor System, Munahata, Japan, 2019

§   Invited Speech, ACM SIGKDD China Chapter Session, London, UK, 2018

§   Keynote Speech, Asian Conference on Machine Learning, Hamilton, New Zealand, 2016

§   Invited Speech, Microsoft Research Asia Faculty Summit, Seoul, Korea, 2016

§   Keynote Speech, ACM SIGKDD Workshop-BigMine’15, Sydney, Australia, 2015

§   Keynote Speech, Multidisciplinary International Social Networks Conference, Taiwan, 2014

§   Invited Speech, CIE-DFW 25th Anniversary Convention, Dallas, USA, 2014

§   Keynote Speech, International Conference on Advanced Information Technologies, Taiwan, 2013

§   Invited Speech, Int’l Conf. Intelligence Science and Big Data Engineering, 2013

§   Keynote Speech, Annual Conf. on Artificial Intelligence, Nanjing, China, 2012

§   Keynote Speech, The E-Learning and Information Technology Symposium, Taiwan, 2012

§   Keynote Speech, Pacific-Asia Conf. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD), Int'l Workshop on Data Mining for Healthcare Management, Malaysia, 2012.

§   Keynote Speech, The E-Learning and Information Technology Symposium (EITS), Taiwan, 2012

§   Invited Speech, IEEE Int’l Conf. on Mobile Data Management (MDM’11), Sweden, June, 2011.

§   Invited Speech, Microsoft Research Summit, Shanghai, October, 2010.

§   Invited Speech, European Union FP7 BISON Annual Meeting, Germany, May, 2010.

§   Invited Speech, 7th Annual Emerging Information Technology Conference, Princeton, USA, July, 2007.

 

Project Experiences

§   Has conducted more than 100 research projects (PI & Co-PI) funded by Ministry of Science and Technology Taiwan (National Science Council previously) and various governmental/industrial units.