Title of the Keynote Speech:
Quantum Horizons: Revolutionizing 6G Computing-Intensive Communication and Networking
Dr. Trung Q. Duong
Canada Excellence Research Chair and Full Professor at Memorial University, Canada
Chair Professor in Telecommunications at Queen’s University Belfast, UK
Fellow of IEEE
Dr. Trung Q. Duong (IEEE Fellow and AAIA Fellow) is a Canada Excellence Research Chair and Full Professor at Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada. He is also an adjunct Chair Professor in Telecommunications at Queen’s University Belfast, UK. His current research interests include quantum optimisation and machine learning in wireless communications. He has published 500+ books/bookchapters/papers with 18,000+ citations and h-index 72. He has served as an Editor for many reputable IEEE journals (IEEE Trans on Wireless Communications, IEEE Trans on Communications, IEEE Trans on Vehicular Technology, EEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials, IEEE Communications Letters, and IEEE Wireless Communications Letters) and has been awarded best paper awards in many flagship conferences including IEEE ICC 2014, IEEE GLOBECOM 2016, 2019, and 2022. He is the recipient of the Research Fellowship (2015-2020) and Research Chair (2020-2025) of the Royal Academy of Engineering. In 2017, he was awarded the Newton Prize from the UK government. He is a Fellow of IEEE and a Fellow of Asia-Pacific Artificial Intelligence Association (AAIA).
Professor in the Department of Electronic Engineering, KHU
Hyundong Shin (Fellow, IEEE) received the B.S. degree in Electronics Engineering from Kyung Hee University (KHU), Yongin-si, Korea, in 1999, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, in 2001 and 2004, respectively. During his postdoctoral research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 2004 to 2006, he was with the Laboratory for Information Decision Systems (LIDS). In 2006, he joined the KHU, where he is currently a Professor in the Department of Electronic Engineering. His research interests include quantum information engineering, wireless communication, and machine intelligence. Dr. Shin received the IEEE Communications Society’s Guglielmo Marconi Prize Paper Award and William R. Bennett Prize Paper Award. He served as the Publicity Co-Chair for the IEEE PIMRC and the Technical Program Co-Chair for the IEEE WCNC and the IEEE GLOBECOM. He was an Editor of IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications and IEEE Communications Letters.