Committees

GENERAL CHAIR

Liang Gao,Industrial Engineering Department, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, PR China

M. Fatih Tasgetiren,Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar


GENERAL CO-CHAIR

Ponnuthurai Nagaratnam Suganthan, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Swagatam Das, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India

Bijaya Ketan Panigrahi, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Delhi, India

Liang Gao, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

M. Fatih Tasgetiren, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

Quan-Ke Pan, Shanghai University, Shanghai, China


PROGRAM CHAIR

Swagatam Das, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India

Lining Xing, National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, China

Wenyin Gong, China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, China


STEERING COMMITTEE CHAIR

Ponnuthurai Nagaratnam Suganthan, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Weiming Shen, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China


PUBLICATION CHAIR

Bijaya Ketan Panigrahi, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Delhi, India

Xinyu Li, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China


FINANCE CHAIR

Sha Huo, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China


POSTER CHAIR

Hao Li, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China


PUBLICITY CHAIR

Wenyin Gong, China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, China


LOCAL COMMITTEE CHAIR

Xinyu Li, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China


WEBMASTER

Mi Xiao, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China



INTERNATIONAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE

M. H. Al-Salem, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

H.-G. Beyer, University of Applied Science Vorarlberg, Austria

J. Brest, University of Maribor, Maribor, Slovenia

A. Baykasoglu, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey

C.A. Coello, CINVESTAV-IPN, San Pedro Zacatenco, Mexico

K. Deb, Michigan State University, Michigan, United States

A. Hammuda, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

M. Haouari, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

F. Herrera, University of Granada, Granada, Spain

H. Ishibuchi, Osaka Prefecture University, Sakai, Japan

D. Karaboga, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey

L. Kandiller, Yasar University, Izmir, Turkey

A. Konak, Penn State, United States

O. Krejcar, University of Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic

M. Kucukvar, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

A. Kusiak, University of Iowa, United States

Y-C. Liang, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan

R. Mallipeddi, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea

E. Mahdi Ahmed Saad, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

Z. Michalewicz, The University of Adelaide, Balhannah, Australia

S. Sariyildiz, TU Delft, Delft, Netherlands

S. Finck, Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences, Austria

A. E. Smith, Auburn University, Alabama, United States

K-C. Tan,City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

L. Wang,Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

A.V. Vasilakos, Lulea University of Technology, Luleå, Sweden

Y. Jin, University of Surrey, UK

A. Zamuda, University of Maribor, Maribor, Slovenia



INTERNATIONAL TECHNICAL COMMITTEE

G. Abdella, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

A. G. Abdelsalam, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

M. Ali, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan

B. Ekici, TU Delft, Delft, Netherlands

O. Buyukdagli, International University of Sarajevo, Bosnia, and Herzegovina

X. Cai, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nanjing, China

A. H. L. Chen, Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan

C. Cubukcuoglu, Yasar University, Izmir, Turkey

K. Gao, Macau Institute of Systems Engineering, Macau, Macao

S. Ghani, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

K. Karabulut, Yasar University, Izmir, Turkey

A. Kirimtat, University of Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic

D. Kizilay, Izmir Democracy University, Izmir, Turkey

J. Liang, Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, China

W. Luo, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China

T. Y. ElMekkawy, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

F. Musharavati, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

B. Qu, Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, China

H. Oztop, Yasar University, Izmir, Turkey

S. Pokharel, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

D. Saxena, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India

A. Singh, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India

K. Tang, SouthernUniversity of Science and Technologyof China, HefeiShenzhen, China

F. Tarlochan, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

Y. Wang, Central South University, Changsha, China

G. Wu, Central South University, Changsha, China

D. Yuksel,Yasar University, Izmir, Turkey

A. Zhou, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China

X. Li, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

Z-P Lv, Huazhong Univestifyof Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

X-C Zhao, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing, China

L-NXing, National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, China

J.Zhang, Donghua University, Shanghai, China

W. Qin, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China

Z. Fan, Shantou University, Shantou, China

C-B Li, Chongqing University, Chongqing, China

W-F Li, Wuhan University of Technology, Wuhan, China

F. Wang, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China

W-YGong, China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, China