Keynote Speakers_2023

Fellow of IEEE, Fellow of SPIE, Fellow of AAIA
Prof. Nasser Kehtarnavaz, University of Texas at Dallas, USA

Speech Title: Mobile Edge AI: Machine Learning Solutions as Real-Time Smartphone Apps

Nasser Kehtarnavaz is an Erik Jonsson Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Texas at Dallas. His research areas include signal and image processing, machine learning and deep learning, real-time implementation on embedded processors, and biomedical signal and image analysis. He has authored or co-authored 11 books and more than 400 publications in these areas. Dr. Kehtarnavaz is a Fellow of IEEE, a Fellow of SPIE, a Fellow of AAIA, a licensed Professional Engineer, and has received several awards for his scholarly contributions. He is currently serving as Editor-in-Chief of Springer Journal of Real-Time Image Processing and Chair of SPIE Conference on Real-Time Image Processing and Deep Learning.

IEEE Fellow, IET Fellow
Prof. (Kit) Kai-Kit Wong, University College London, UK

Speech Title: NGMA: Bruce Lee Inspired Fluid Antenna Multiple Access (Click for abstract)

(Kit) Kai-Kit Wong received the BEng, the MPhil, and the PhD degrees, all in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (UST), Hong Kong, in 1996, 1998, and 2001, respectively. He moved to the UK after beginning his early career at the University of Hong Kong between 2001 and 2004, during which he also spent time at then AT&T Bell-Labs in Holmdel, New Jersy and Stanford University in the United States. Presently, he is Chair Professor of Wireless Communications at the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University College London (UCL), United Kingdom. He is Fellow of IEEE and IET. Since 2020, he has been the Editor-in-Chief for IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, and also the Subject Editor-in-Chief for Wireless Communications of IET Electronics Letters.