Keynote Speakers

Prof. Yonghui Li
IEEE Fellow
The University of Sydney, Australia

Yonghui Li (M'04-SM'09-F19) is a Professor and Director of Wireless Engineering Laboratory in School of Electrical and Information Engineering, University of Sydney. He is the recipient of the prestigious Australian Research Council (ARC) Queen Elizabeth II Fellowship in 2008 and the Australian Future Fellowship in 2012. He is a Fellow of IEEE. He participated in the world first national smart grid trial, the $500million Australian Smart Grid Smart City demonstration project.

His current research interests are in the area of wireless communications, with a particular focus on MIMO, millimeter wave communications, machine to machine communications, coding techniques and cooperative communications. He is now an editor for IEEE transactions on communications, IEEE transactions on vehicular technology. He also served as the guest editor for several IEEE journals, such as IEEE JSAC, IEEE Communications Magazine, IEEE IoT journal, IEEE Access. He received the best paper awards from IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) 2014, IEEE PIRMC 2017 and IEEE Wireless Days Conferences (WD) 2014.

Prof. Rui Zhang
IEEE Fellow
National University of Singapore, Singapore

Dr. Rui Zhang received the Ph.D. degree from Stanford University in electrical engineering in 2007. He is now a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National University of Singapore. His current research interests include wireless power transfer, UAV communication, and reconfigurable MIMO. He has published over 400 papers, which have been cited more than 40,000 times with h-index over 100. He has been listed as a Highly Cited Researcher by Thomson Reuters/Clarivate Analytics since 2015. His works have received several IEEE awards, including the IEEE Marconi Prize Paper Award in Wireless Communications (in both 2015 and 2020), the IEEE Communications Society Heinrich Hertz Prize Paper Award (in both 2017 and 2020), the IEEE Signal Processing Society Best Paper Award, Young Author Best Paper Award and Donald G. Fink Overview Paper Award. He has served as an Editor for several IEEE journals, including TWC, TCOM, JSAC, TSP, TGCN, etc., and as TPC co-chair or organizing committee member for over 30 international conferences. He is an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE Communications Society and IEEE Signal Processing Society.

Prof. Moshe Zukerman
IEEE Fellow
City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Prof. Moshe Zukerman is a Chair Professor of Information Engineering in the Electronic Engineering Department of City University of Hong-Kong. His research focuses on performance evaluation, resource allocation and survivable design of telecommunications networks and systems. He received B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees from the Technion, Israel and a Ph.D. degree from UCLA in 1985. During 1986-1997 he was with Telstra Research Laboratories and during 1997-2008 with The University of Melbourne. He has served on editorial boards of various journals and on technical and organizing committees of numerous conferences. He has over 350 publications in scientific journals and conference proceedings. He is a Fellow of the IEEE.