Keynote Speakers


Prof. Haoping Wang, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China


Haoping Wang received the Ph.D. degree in Automatic Control and Computer Science from Lille University of Science and Technology (LUST), France, in 2008. He is currently Professor and Ph.D Supervisor at Automation School, Nanjing University of Science and Technology (NJUST), China. He was research fellows at Modeling Information and System Laboratory of Picardie University (2010-2011) and at Automatics, Computer Engineering and Signal Processing Laboratory (LAGIS UMR CNRS 8219) of LUST (2005-2010), France.
His research interests include the theory and applications of hybrid systems, visual servo control, model free adaptive control, friction modeling and compensation, modeling and control of exoskeleton robotics, diesel engines, biotechnological processes, PV, and wind turbine systems. He has published over 180 refereed international journal (Automatica, IEEE TAC, IEEE SMC, IEEE Trans. Aerosp. Electr. Syst., ISA Trans., Signal Pr., Int. J. Syst. Sci., Mech. Syst. Signal Pr., Int. J. Contr.  Autom. Syst., Stud. Inform. Contr., etc) and conference papers (IFAC WC, IEEE Amer. Contr. Conf., IEEE Int. Conf. Decis. Contr., IEEE Mediterranean Conf. Contr. Autom., IEEE Multi-conf. Syst. Contr., etc) in these areas, authored a book, Observation et Commande par Systèmes à Fonctionnement par Morceaux: Appilication aux Asservissements Visuels and co-author 3 chapters in books. 
Prof. Wang is currently Senior member of IEEE, the executive and scientific director of Sino-French Int. Joint Laboratory of Automatic Control and Signal Processing, and the deputy dean of the of Sino-French Engineer School of NJUST. He served the Chair of Program Committee of ROMAN2018, International Program Committee (IPC) of MED'15 16, the Publication Chair of the 1st and 2nd IEEE Int. Conf of Systems and Computer Science'12 13, Lille, and the president of the Sino-french scientific forum on renewable energy, medical imaging and intelligent transportation at Nanjing university of science and Technology 60th anniversary 2013. Additional recent services include Invited speaker of the Pre-conference Tutorial Workshop of 33rd Chinese Control Conference 2014, and the Scientific Executive Committee of the French National Key Laboratory of LAGIS (2007-2011). Prof. Wang was invited professors of LUST(2017, Feb. 2016, June-July 2014, Mai-July 2013), Recipient of 2008 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad; Allocation de Recherche (3 years) from Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche, France; enlisted in Jiangsu Provincial '333 High-Level Talent Training Program', 'Project Blue: young academic leaders', 'Six talent peaks of high level talents, and in Marquis Who is Who in the world since 2013, etc.



Assoc. Prof. Jingang Yi, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, USA