ICT: Big Data, Cloud and Security - ICT-BDCS 2018

ICT-BDCS Program Committee

Below is the list of ICT-BDCS Program Committee members for the ICT: Big Data, Cloud and Security Conference:

Program Chair

 Prof. Andy Koronios Member, Board of Governors,
Global Science & Technology Forum (GSTF)
Head, School of Computer & Information Science,
Division of Information Technology, Engineering & Environment
University of South Australia


 Assoc. Prof. Vincent To Yee Ng Associate Professor and Associate Head
Department of Computing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Program Committee

Prof. Dennis Gannon Director of Cloud Research Strategy
Microsoft Research Connections at Microsoft
Assoc. Prof. Huang Guangbin School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Nanyang Technological University
Prof. Venky Shankararaman Professor of Information Systems (Education)
Associate Dean, Education
School of Information Systems
Singapore Management University
Prof. Edmond C. Prakash Head of Creative Technologies
Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design Faculty
Creative Technologies Department
University of Westminster, UK
Dr. Dirk Grunwald Director of Undergraduate Studies and Associate Chair
Department of Computer Science
University of Colorado Boulder
Prof. Nader F. Mir Department of Electrical Engineering
San Jose State University
Prof. David W.L. Cheung Department of Computer Science
The University of Hong Kong
Prof. D.P. Vidyarthi School of Computer and Systems Sciences
Jawaharlal Nehru University
Prof. Harold Thwaites Director – Centre for Creative Content & Digital Innovation
University of Malaya
Assoc. Prof. Emanuel S Grant Graduate Program, Director
Department of Computer Science
University of North Dakota
Assoc. Prof. Margaret Tan Nanyang Technological University
Asst. Prof. Inderveer Chana Computer Science & Engineering Department
Thapar University
Patiala, India
Asst. Prof. Xinli Wang School of Technology
Michigan Technological University
Dr. Niketa Gandhi Technical Manager – Projects and Membership
Machine Intelligence Research Labs (MIR Labs)
Asst. Prof. Tony Thomas School of CS & IT
Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management, Kerala
Asst. Prof. Sandeep Kumar Electronics & Computer Engineering Department
Indian Institute of Technology and Management
Roorkee, India
Assoc. Prof. Weidong (Tom) Cai Director of Multimedia Laboratory
Biomedical & Multimedia Information Technology (BMIT)
Research Group
Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies
School of Information Technologies
University of Sydney
Dr. Frank Xu Department of civil Engineering
The University of Hong Kong
Dr. Kudakwashe Dube School of Engineering & Advanced Technology
Massey University
New Zealand
Dr. Roberto Montemanni Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence (IDSIA)
University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI)
Prof. Li Lian School of information and computer science
Hefei University of Technology
Assoc. Prof. S Lovelyn Rose Computer Science and Engineering
PSG College of Technology
Prof. R Srinivasan Department Computer Science
M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology
Asst. Prof. Dharavath Ramesh Department of Computer Science & Engineering
Indian School of Mines (ISM)
Dhanbad, India
Prof. Manoj Singh Gaur Department of Computer Science & Engineering
Malaviya National Institute of Technology
JLN Marg, Jaipur, India
Assoc. Prof. Vincent To Yee Ng Associate Professor and Associate Head
Department of Computing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Prof. D.V.L.N. Somayajulu Department of Computer Science and Engineering
National Institute of Technology
Warangal, India
Prof. Chan Chun Chung Keith Director, Dept. of Computing
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Dr. Hwang Kyu Choi Kangwon National University
South Korea
Asst. Prof. Dariusz Jacek Jakobczak Chair (Computer Science and Management)
Department of Electronics and Computer Science
Technical University of Koszalin
Prof. Karpagam Manavalan Department of CSE
PSG College of Technology
Coimbatore, India
Assoc. Prof. Mathura Prasad Thapliyal Department of Computer Science & Engineering
School of Engineering & Technology
HNB Garhwal University ( A Central University)
Prof. Kuldeep Kumar Teaching Assistant
School of Computing
National University of Singapore
Asst. Prof. Seung Hyun Baek Division of Business Administration
College of Business & Economics
Hanyang University (ERICA Campus)
Ansan, South Korea
Dr. Mukesh Negi Technical Project Manager
India Business Group
TechMahindra Ltd
Assoc. Prof. Yanghua Xiao Shanghai (International) Database Research Center
School of Computer Science
Fudan University
Dr. P. K. Paul Department of Computer & Information Science
Raiganj University (A State Govt. University)
West Bengal,
Assoc. Prof. Kennedy Njenga Deputy Head
Department of Applied Information Systems
University of Johannesburg
South Africa
Prof. Nathan Luke Clarke Professor of Cyber Security & Digital Forensics
Centre for Security, Communications & Network Research
Faculty of Science & Engineering
Plymouth University
Dr. Vivek Chaturvedi Research Scientist, School of Computer Science and Engineering
Nanyang Technological University
Prof. Dagan (David) Feng Director (Research)
Institute of Biomedical Engineering and Technology
The University of Sydney
Assoc. Prof. Rashed Mustafa Department of Computer Science & Engineering
University of Chittagong
Assoc. Prof. Richi Nayak Associate Professor and Higher Degree Research Director
School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Queensland University of Technology
Dr. A.S.M. Kayes School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences
Department of Computer Science and Information Technology
La Trobe University
Dr. Antonio Muñoz Gallego Computer Science, University of Malaga
Dr. Mohd. Hasbullah bin Omar Head of Computer Science Department
School of Computing University Utara
Asst. Prof. J. Naren School of Computing
SASTRA University
Prof. G. Hemantha Kumar Department of Studies in Computer Science
University of Mysore,
Assoc. Prof. Dinesh Prajapati Department of Information Technology
A. D. Patel Institute of Technology, India
Dr. D. S. Guru Professor and Nodal Officer
Department of Studies in Computer Science
University of Mysore,
Asst. Prof. B. Lavanya Department of Computer Science
University of Madras,
Dr. Akbar Siami Namin AdVanced Empirical Software Testing and Analysis (AVESTA) Research Group
Department of Computer Science
Texas Tech University, USA
Dr. Prantosh K. Paul Executive Director, MSCIS
Department of Computer and Information Science
Raiganj University
Dr. Vo Ngoc Phu Department of Computer Science
Duy Tan University, Vietnam


Becoming A Program Committee Member / Reviewer:

Interested in becoming a Program Committee member?

Please send email to secretariat@bigdataclouds.org addressing to The Organizing Committee expressing your intent to become a PC member and attach your updated CV

What are the roles of every Program Committee member?

Generally, the following are the roles of every committee member (please note these roles depend on the availability of your time):

  • Provide input/advice about the conference theme and topics.
  • Review papers and the number will depend on the availability of your schedule
  • Help to disseminate/circulate the call for papers announcements to your list of contacts (faculty, peers and research students).

Benefits of being a TPC

  • Enhance your knowledge in you field of expertise through latest research and updates submitted
  • To increase your exposure in the academic field as an expert to the related fields
  • Access to latest research and findings in your field of expertise
  • Add into your credentials to help you in your career advancement
  • You may potentially be invited as Keynote Speaker
  • To avail concession on the registration fee of attending the conference

Your details will be added in the list of Technical Program Committee. We also provide certificate / letter of appointment by request.

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