John R. Williams, Professor of Information Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Engineering Systems Director, MIT. He holds a BA in physics from Oxford University, a M.Sc. in physics from UCLA, and a Ph.D. from Swansea University. He is internationally recognized in the field of computational algorithms for large-scale particle simulators and He has MIT's Auto-ID Laboratory and has strong involvement in the MIT Geonumerics group.
Quentin is a Professor in Geotechnical Engineering at Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Hong Kong (HKU). He received both BSc and MSc degrees’ education in earthquake and earth sciences at Peking University, Beijing, China from 1979 to 1986. He further obtained a PhD degree’s education in geomechanics and civil engineering at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada from 1988 to 1992, one-year NSERC’s postdoctoral experience at the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) from 1992 to 1993.
Lim received a first degree from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, a Master's Degree and PhD from National University of Singapore and Nanyang Technological University, respectively. He is also a visiting professor at various universities including the University of Western Sydney, Dalian University of Technology, etc. He is the Editor for Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures (JoMMS), Associate Editor (Asia-Pacific Region) for Journal of Vibration Engineering & Technologies (JVET), International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos (IJBC).
Wai Yuen Szeto is a Professor at the Department of Civil Engineering at The University of Hong Kong, and the Deputy Director of the Institute of Transport Studies at that university. He is an author of over 135 refereed journal papers. His publications have been cited over 5480 times (Google scholars). He is an Editor of Transportmetrica B, an Associate Editor of Transportation Research Part D, Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems, Transportmetrica A, Travel Behaviour and Society.
Luigi Solazzi currently working as Associate Professor at Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering in Machine and Vehicle Design at University of Brescia, Italy and Chief of the laboratory for mechanical design and material characterization at Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering.
Hassen M. Ouakad received the B.Sc. degree, with honors, in Mechanics and Structures in 2007 from Tunisia Polytechnic School. In 2008 he received a master degree in Computational Mechanics from a joint graduate program between Tunisia Polytechnic School, Tunisia, and Virginia Tech, VA, USA. He joined the Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department of Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) in Oman as Associate Professor where he currently heads the Mechanical Systems Laboratory.
Chan Siu-Lai is a Chair Professor in Computational Structural Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, PolyU. He got most active consultant merit award by PolyU 2004, 2013 and 2015 and he got Queensland University Scholarship for the Ph.D. "Highly Commended" award by the Institution of Structural Engineers U.K. for model analysis in 1983 for MSc thesis.
Jian-Guo Dai, Professor of Structural Engineering at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU). He is an Editor of Advances in Structural Engineering, an Associate Editor of Journal of Advanced Concrete Technology and a Vice Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Asian Concrete Federation. He is an Fellow of International Institute for FRP in Construction (IIFC), Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) and Hong Kong Concrete Institute (HKCI).
Jiyun Zhao is an associate professor in Department of mechanical engineering. He received his PhD degree in nuclear science and engineering from MIT in 2005, and his master degree from Tsinghua University in 1999. He was a senior engineer working at AREVA NP North America Headquarters located in Lynchburg, Virginia from 2005 to 2010. His research interests are: nuclear safety, thermal and fluids engineering, and battery energy storage systems. He had published more than 100 papers in the leading journals and conferences. He received Best Paper Award from Progress in Nuclear Energy, ESI highly cited papers etc.
Thomas Ng is Associate Dean (Student Development) of the Faculty of Engineering as well as Professor of Construction Engineering and Management and Associate Head of the Department Civil Engineering, The University of Hong Kong. Thomas’s research interests cover a wide range of topics including smart and resilient city, sustainable built environment, infrastructure asset management, digital transformation, construction informatics, construction productivity and performance, project delivery systems, etc.
Dr. Leung has more than twenty-five years of practical/teaching experience in the construction industry/education and has participated in a number of prestigious construction projects in Hong Kong. She has attracted over HK$ 20 million for various research projects, including 9 Competitive Earmarked Research, GRF and ITF grants from the Research Grants Council of HKSAR, and published over 150 refereed publications in international journals and conferences.
Daniel Chan is currently an Associate Professor in Construction Project Management at the Department of Building and Real Estate of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He was the Associate Head of Department (Teaching and Learning). His research interests include Construction Time Performance, Relational and Collaborative Contracting, Target Cost Contracting, New Engineering Contract (NEC), Public Private Partnership (PPP), Construction Safety Management, together with Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Sustainability Practices in the Built Environment. He has co-authored 2 scholarly textbooks, 113 peer reviewed journal articles and 123 international refereed conference papers so far since 1994.
Arun Goel (Born1964) obtained B. Tech. Civil (Hons), M.Tech (WRE, distinction) and Ph. D (Hydraulics) degrees from REC (presently NIT) Kurukshetra in the years 1985, 1988, 1999 respectively. He has about 32 years of experience in teaching, research and administration. He joined REC Kurukshetra in year 1985 as a Research Fellow and has been working as Professor since July, 2009
Anupam Mital currently working as professor at National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra, India. He completed his PhD in 2001 from Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, India. His research interests is Ground Improvement Techniques, Ground Investigation, Stability of Slopes etc