Keynote Speakers


Prof. Hee Yong Youn
Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea


Hee Yong Youn received the BS and MS degree in electrical engineering from Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, in 1977 and 1979, respectively, and the PhD degree in computer engineering from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, in 1988. He had been Associate Professor of Department of Computer Science and Engineering, The University of Texas at Arlington until 1999. He is presently Professor of College of Software, Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, Korea, and Director of Ubiquitous computing Technology Research Institute.
His research interests include distributed and ubiquitous computing, IoT, and intelligent system. He has published more than 400 papers in int'l journals and conference proceedings, and received Outstanding Paper Award from the 1988 IEEE ICDCS, 1992 Supercomputing, 2012 IEEE ICCITS, 2014 Cyber-Enabled Dist Comp & Knowledge Discovery, etc. Dr. Youn has been actively contributing to the related society including General Chair of IEEE PRDC 2001, Int’l Conf. on Ubiquitous Computing Systems (UCS) in 2006 and 2009, UbiComp 2008, CyberC 2010, Program Chair of PDCS 2003 and UCS 2007. He has been also Consulting Professor of Software R&D Center, Device Solutions, Samsung Electronics, Korea. Dr. Youn is a senior member of the IEEE Computer Society.