Welcome Prof. Philippe Fournier-Viger, Harbin Institute of Technology (Shenzhen), China to be the keynote speaker!

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Prof. Philippe Fournier-Viger, Harbin Institute of Technology (Shenzhen), China


Philippe Fournier-Viger (Ph.D) is full professor at the Harbin Institute of Technology (Shenzhen, China). Five years after completing his Ph.D at the University of Quebec in Montreal in Canada, he came to China and became full professor at the Harbin Institute of Technology (Shenzhen), after obtaining a title of national talent from the National Science Foundation of China. He has published more than 300 research papers related to data mining, intelligent systems and applications, which have received more than 7000 citations (H-Index 43). He is associate editor-in-chief of the Applied Intelligence journal (Springer, SCI, Q2) and editor-in-chief of Data Science and Pattern Recognition. He is the founder of the popular SPMF data mining library, offering more than 200 algorithms, cited in more than 1000 research papers. He edited several books for Springer such as “High Utility Pattern Mining: Theory, Algorithms and Applications”. He is a co-founder of the UDML and MLiSE series of workshops held at the ICDM, KDD and PKDD conferences. His interests are data mining, algorithm design, pattern mining, sequence mining, big data, and industrial applications.