• IISA2018
  • IISA2018
  • IISA2018

General Chair:

Prof.Dr.Madjid Tavana

Professor and Distinguished Chair of Business Analytics
Chairman of the Business Systems and Analytics Department
La Salle University ¡ñ Philadelphia, Pennsylvania  19141 ¡ñ USA
Phone: (215) 951-1129 ¡ñ Fax: (267) 295-2854 ¡ñ Skype: madjidtavana
Email: tavana@lasalle.edu ¡ñ Web: http://tavana.us

Decision Analytics

International Journal of Management and Decision Making

International Journal of Applied Decision Sciences

International Journal of Knowledge Engineering and Data Mining

International Journal of Strategic Decision Sciences

International Journal of Enterprise Information Systems

Dr. Madjid Tavana is Professor and Lindback Distinguished Chair of Business Analytics at La Salle University, where he serves as Chairman of the Business Systems and Analytics Department. He also holds an Honorary Professorship in Business Information Systems at the University of Paderborn in Germany.  Dr. Tavana is Distinguished Research Fellow at the Kennedy Space Center, the Johnson Space Center, the Naval Research Laboratory at Stennis Space Center, and the Air Force Research Laboratory. He was recently honored with the prestigious Space Act Award by NASA. He holds an MBA, PMIS, and PhD in Management Information Systems and received his Post-Doctoral Diploma in Strategic Information Systems from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He has published 11 books and over 200 research papers in international scholarly academic journals.  He is the Editor-in-Chief of Decision AnalyticsInternational Journal of Applied Decision SciencesInternational Journal of Management and Decision MakingInternational Journal of Knowledge Engineering and Data MiningInternational Journal of Strategic Decision Sciences, and International Journal of Enterprise Information Systems.

Publication&Programme Chair: 

Prof. Dr.Srikanta Patnaik

Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Faculty of Engineering and Technology
SOA University, Bhubaneswar- 751030 ORISSA

Dr. Srikanta Patnaik is a Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, SOA University, Bhubaneswar, India. He has received his Ph. D. (Engineering) on Computational Intelligence from Jadavpur University, India in 1999 and supervised 12 Ph. D. theses and more than 30 M. Tech theses in the area of Machine Intelligence, Soft Computing Applications and Re-Engineering. Dr. Patnaik has published more than 60 research papers in international journals and conference proceedings. He is author of 2 text books and edited 12 books and few invited book chapters, published by leading international publisher like Springer-Verlag, Kluwer Academic, etc.. Dr. Patnaik was the Principal Investigator of TAPTEC project ¡°Building Cognition for Intelligent Robot¡± sponsored by All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi and Major Research Project ¡°Machine Learning and Perception using Cognition Methods¡± sponsored by University Grant Commission. He is the Editors-in-Chief of International Journal of Information and Communication Technology and International Journal of Computational Vision and Robotics published from Inderscience Publishing House,England and also Editors-in-chief of Book Series on ¡°Modeling and Optimization in Science and Technology¡± published from Springer, Germany.


Publicity Chair:


Prof.Dr.Yingxu Wang


International Institute of Cognitive Informatics and Cognitive Computing (ICIC) Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering,Schulich School of Engineering and Hotchkiss Brain Institute University of Calgary 2500 University Drive, NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4

Tel: (403) 220 6141, Fax: (403) 282 6855

Yingxu Wang is professor of cognitive informatics, brain science, software science, and denotational mathematics. He is President of International Institute of Cognitive Informatics and Cognitive Computing (ICIC, http://www.ucalgary.ca/icic/). He is a Fellow of ICIC, a Fellow of WIF (UK), a P.Eng of Canada, and a Senior Member of IEEE and ACM. He is/was visiting professor (on sabbatical leave) at Oxford University (1995), Stanford University (2008|2016), UC Berkeley (2008), and MIT (2012), respectively. He received a PhD in Computer Science from the Nottingham Trent University in 1998 and has been a full professor since 1994. He is the founder and steering committee chair of the annual IEEE International Conference on Cognitive Informatics and Cognitive Computing (ICCI*CC) since 2002. He is founding Editor-in-Chief of Int¡¯l Journal of CognitiveInformatics & Natural Intelligence, founding Editor-in-Chief of Int¡¯l Journal of Software Science & Computational Intelligence, Associate Editor of IEEE Trans. on SMC - Systems, Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Advanced Mathematics & Applications, and Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Mathematical &Computational Methods. 

Dr. Wang is the initiator of a few cutting-edge research fields such as cognitive informatics, denotational mathematics (concept algebra, process algebra, system algebra, semantic algebra, inference algebra, big data algebra, fuzzy truth algebra,fuzzy probability algebra, fuzzy semantic algebra, visual semantic algebra, and granular algebra), abstract intelligence (I), the neural circuit theory, mathematical models of the brain, cognitive computing, cognitive learning engines, cognitive knowledge base theory, and basic studies across contemporary disciplines of intelligence science, robotics, knowledge science, computer science, information science, brain science, system science, software science, data science, neuroinformatics, cognitive linguistics, and computational intelligence. He has published 400+ peer reviewed papers and 29 books in aforementioned transdisciplinary fields. He has presented 30 invited keynote speeches in international conferences. He has served as general chairs or program chairs for more than 20 international conferences. He is the recipient of dozens international awards on academic leadership, outstanding contributions, best papers, and teaching in the last three decades. He is a top 2.5% scholar worldwide according to the big data system of ResearchGate¡¯s international stats.

Organisng Chair:

Prof.Dr. Xilong Qu

School of Information Technology and Management

Hunan University of Finance and Economics

Number 139, the second roads of Fenglin, Yuelu district,Changsha,Hunan,China

Prof. Xilong Qu is the dean of School of Information Technology and Management, Hunan University of Finance and Economics, he is also the master degree student advisor for both Xiangtan University and Hunan Institute of Engineering. Prof. Xilong Qu received his Ph.D on Southwest Jiaotong University, he finished his post-doctor study in Post-doctoral Research Center of Computer Science and Technology, South China University of Technology. Prof. Xilong Qu is the young core teacher of Hunan and a member of¡°121¡± talents program of Hunan.

Prof.Xilong Qu joined 4 projects from the National High Technology Research and Development Program of China (863 Program) and the National Natural Science Foundation of China, also he led the National Natural Science Foundation of Hunan, the Research Foundation of Education Bureau of Hunan Province, China and the National Science Foundation for Post-doctoral Scientists of China for 3, 1 and 1 times respectively. Prof. Xilong Qu published 4 books 35 articles (5 articles are indexed by SCI and the rest are indexed by EI). Prof. Xilong Qu is also invited for chairs and keynote speakers of numerous conferences and forums in China.

Finance Chair:

Mr. Zhou

Conference Secretary:

Bin Hu

International Scientific Committee:

Prof. Xilong Qu, Hunan University of Finance and Economics, China
Dr. Hao Wang, State Key Laboratory of Rolling and Automation, Northeastern University, China
Dr. Liang Zong, Shaoyang University, China
Dr. Xilang Tang, Airforce Engineering University, China
Prof. Vladicescu Popentiu, Florin, City University, UK
Prof. Guangzhi Qu, Oakland University, USA
Prof. V.S.S. Yadavalli, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Prof. Bruno Apolloni, Universit¨¤ degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Prof. Harry Bouwman, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
Prof. Shyi-Ming Chen, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
Prof. Yahaya Coulibaly, University Technology Malaysia, Malaysia
Prof. Ing Kong, RMIT University, Australia
Prof. Gerald Midgley, Centre for Systems Studies, Business School, University of Hull, UK
Prof. Khubaib Ahmed, Hamdard University, Pakistan
Prof. Moustafa Mohammed Eissa, Faculty of Engineering-Helwan University, Egypt
Dr. Zhaoxia Zhang,Hunan Chemical Industry Vacation Technology College,China
Dr. Fernando Boronat Segu¨ª, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
Dr. Alexandros Fragkiadakis, Institute of Computer Science (FORTH-ICS), Greece
Dr. Cristina Alcaraz, University of Malaga, Spain
Dr. Mohamed Atef, Assiut University, Egypt
Dr. Weilin Wang , University of Georgia, USA
Dr. Bensafi Abd-Ei-Hamid, World Islamic Sciences and Education University, Jordan 
Dr. Yudi Gondokaryono, Institute of Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
Dr. Hadi Arabshahi, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran
Dr. Qian Lv , Western Digital, USA
Dr. Alojz Poredo, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Dr. Mohamed F. El-Santawy, Cairo University, Egypt
Dr. Tongpin Liu, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA
Dr. Seema Verma, Banasthali University, India


The International Conference will be held during June 29-30,2018 in HongKong,China. IISA2018.

Important Dates

Conference Date: June 29-30,2018

Submission Due: May 30,2018

Notification of Acceptance:
June 5,2018

Camera Ready Submission Due:
June 10,2018

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1. Join us as Author: You can submit your full paper to IISA2018. If your paper is accepted by this conference, your paper will be included in the conference proceeding. You are invited to attend the conference and give presentation on conference.

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3. Join us as Reviewer: If you are interested in being one of TPC members of IISA2018, please send your CV to email: iisa2018@163.com

4. Join us as Presenter: If you are willing to attend the conference and do Oral/Poster presentation without publishing your paper, please contact us for more details!

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International Conference on Intelligent , Interactive Systems and Applications (IISA2018)

Venue:HongKong Date: June 29-30,2018 Tel: 027-87153536  

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