TitleCompany:Director & Professor, SHIFT, School of Information Science and Technology, ShanghaiTech University, Peoples Republic of China
Bio:Dr. Yang Yang is a full professor at ShanghaiTech University, China, serving as the Executive Dean of School of Creativity and Art and the Director of Shanghai Institute of Fog Computing Technology (SHIFT). Before joining ShanghaiTech University, he has held faculty positions at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Brunel University (UK), University College London (UCL, UK), and SIMIT, CAS (China). His research interests include fog/edge computing, service-oriented collaborative intelligence, wireless sensor networks, IoT applications, and advanced testbeds and experiments. He has published more than 260 papers and filed more than 80 technical patents in these research areas. He is the Chair of the Steering Committee of Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC) since January 2019. Yang is a Fellow of the IEEE.