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Conference Chair

Alexander Smirnov
Russian Federation

Brief Bio
Prof. Alexander Smirnov is a Head of Computer Aided Integrated Systems Laboratory, St.Petersburg Institute for Informatics and Automation of the Russian Academy of Sciences (SPIIRAS). He received his Ph.D from St. Petersburg State University of Electrical Engineering (1984) and Dr.habil. from SPIIRAS (1994), and became a Full Professor in 1998. Also, he is a Professor and a Head of International Laboratory on Intelligent Technologies for Socio-Cyberphysical Systems, ITMO University, St. Petersburg (from 2014), and a Founder of Joint Master Program on Business Informatics between ITMO University and Rostock Univer sity (Germany). He has been involved in projects sponsored by Ford, Nokia, Festo, US DoD, European Research Programs (Information Society Technologies, Esprit, Eureka/Factory, etc.), and Russian agencies in the areas of distributed intelligent systems, ontology management, intelligent decision support systems, etc. He is a member of technical committees of IFIP TC WG5.1 on Global Product Development for the Whole Life-Cycle, IEEE SMC TC on Cyber-Physical Cloud Systems, IEEE SMC TC on Cognitive Situation Management, IFAC TC 5.1 on Manufacturing Plant Control, and a fellow of the European Academy of Industrial Management. He is a member of Advisory Committee & Editor Boards: Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing; International Journal of Multiagent and Grid Systems; International Journal of Data Analysis Techniques and Strategies; Management and Production Engineering Review; International Journal of Product Lifecycle Management. His current research is in the areas of ontology-driven information integration, corporate knowledge management, context management, operational decision support, socio-cyber-physical systems, human-computer cloud. He published more than 350 research papers in reviewed international journals and proceedings of international conferences, books, manuals. ... More >>