Dr. Simon Fong

University of Macau, Macau

Biography :

Simon Fong  graduated  from La Trobe University, Australia,  with a 1st  Class  Honours  BEng.   Computer Systems degree  and a PhD. Computer Science degree in 1993 and 1998 respectively. Simon is now  working  as  an  Associate  Professor  at  the  Computer  and Information Science Department of the University of Macau. He is also  one   of   the  founding  members of the  Data  Analytics  and Collaborative Computing Research Group in the Faculty of Science and  Technology.   Prior  to  his  academic  career,   Simon  took up various managerial and technical posts, such as systems engineer, IT  consultant  and  e-bommerce  director  in   Australia  and  Asia.   Dr. Fong  has  published  over  300  international  conference  and peer-reviewed  journal papers,  mostly in the areas of data mining and optimization algorithms.