Professor Pan Hui is a Professor of Computational Media and Arts and Director of the HKUST-DT Systems and Media Lab at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). He is also the Nokia Chair in Data Science at the University of Helsinki. Professor Hui received his PhD from the Computer Laboratory at University of Cambridge, and both his Bachelor and MPhil degrees from the University of Hong Kong. He taught at the HKUST Department of Computer Science and Engineering from 2013 to 2021 before moving to the Computational Media and Arts Thrust as a founding member and was an adjunct Professor of social computing and networking at Aalto University from 2012 to 2016. He was a senior research scientist and then a Distinguished Scientist for Telekom Innovation Laboratories (T-labs) Germany from 2008 to 2015. His industrial profile also includes his research at Intel Research Cambridge and Thomson Research Paris from 2004 to 2006. His research has been generously sponsored by Nokia, Deutsche Telekom, Microsoft Research, and China Mobile. His research team is highly multicultural and international with researchers from over 12 countries. He believes diversity brews creativity and novelty. Professor Hui has published more than 350 research papers and with over 20,000 citations. He has 30 granted and filed European and US patents in the areas of augmented reality, mobile computing, and data science. He has founded and chaired several IEEE/ACM conferences/workshops, and has served as track chair, senior program committee member, organising committee member, and program committee member of numerous top conferences including ACM WWW, ACM SIGCOMM, ACM Mobisys, ACM MobiCom, ACM CoNext, IEEE Infocom, IEEE PerCom, IEEE ICNP, IEEE ICDCS, IJCAI, AAAI, and ICWSM. He served as an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (2014 - 2019) and IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing (2014 - 2018), and as guest editor for various journals including IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), IEEE Transactions on Secure and Dependable Computing, IEEE Communications Magazine, and ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications. He is an International Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, an IEEE Fellow, an ACM Distinguished Scientist, and a member of Academia Europaea (Academy of Europe).

Prof. Pan Hui - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology