Tutorials and Invited Talks
- "Data-Driven Evolutionary Algorithms," the 2015 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC2015), May 25-28, 2015, Sendai, Japan.(Co-presented with Dr. Kai Qin)
- "Collaborative Learning and Optimization," The 18th Asia Pacific Symposium on Intelligent and Evolutionary Systems (IES2014), November 10-12, 2014, Singapore.(Co-presented with Dr. Kai Qin)
- "An Introduction to Evolutionary Optimization: Recent Theoretical and Practical Advances," The 23rd International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, August 3-9, 2013, Beijing, China. (Co-presented with Dr. Yang Yu, Prof. Xin Yao and Prof. Zhi-Hua Zhou)
[slides of my session (Recent Advances on Practical Evolutionary Optimization)]
Invited Talks at Conferences/Workshops
- Invited Talk, "Data-driven Evolutionary Algorithms," The Workshop on Intelligent Computing for Big Data organized by the Xi'an Jiaotong University, April 18-19, 2015, Xi'an, China.
- Invited Talk, "Data-driven Meta-heuristic Search," The Workshop on Computational Intelligence organized by the City University of Hong Kong, December 5-6, 2014, Hong Kong, China.
- Invited Talk, "Multi-objective Evolutionary Approaches for ROC Performance Maximization," The 2014 International Workshop on Neural Computational and Machine Intelligence (NCMI'14), July 14-15, 2014, Hefei, China.
- Invited Keynote Speech, "Recent Advances in Data-driven Evolutionary Computation," The 5th International Workshop on Swarm Intelligence Systems (IWSIS 2014), June 6-8, 2014, Nanchang, China.
- Invited Talk, "Evolutionary Computation Approaches for Class Imbalanced Learning," The 2013 Chinese Workshop on Intelligent Optimization and Computation, August 16-17, 2013, Xiangtan, Hunan, China.
- Invited Talk, "Real-valued Evolutionary Optimization: Algorithms and Applications," The 2009 Chinese Workshop on Intelligent Perception and Image Understanding, October 15-19, 2009, Xi'an, China.
- Invited Talk, "Feature Selection in Bioinformatics", The 2008 UK-China Joint Workshop on ˇ°From Nature to Computing and Back", February 21-24, 2008, Shanghai, China.
Other Invited Talks
- "Improving Estimation of Distribution Algorithms by Detecting Promising Areas," School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham, March 17, 2015, Birmingham, UK.
- "Data-driven Meta-heuristic Search," School of Software Engineering, South China University of Technology, December 8, 2014, Guangzhou, China.
- "Incremental Learning for Big Data Analytics," Technology and Engineering Group, Tencent Inc., August 28, 2014, Shenzhen, China.
- "Evolutionary Algorithms for Large Scale Global Optimization," School of Computer Science, Wuhan University of Science and Technology, May 30, 2014, Wuhan, China.
- "Population-based Algorithm Portfolios," RMIT University, October 11, 2013, Melbourne, Australia.
- "Population-based Algorithm Portfolios," The University of Basque Country UPV/EHU, April 22, 2013, San Sebastian, Spain.
- "Surrogate-assisted Differential Evolution," Key Lab of Intelligent Perception and Image Understanding of Ministry of Education of China, Xidian University, October 28, 2012, Xi'an, China.
- "Evolutionary Algorithms for Large Scale Numerical Optimization," State Key Laboratory of Information Engineering in Surveying, Mapping and Remote Sensing, Wuhan University, May 21, 2011, Wuhan, China.
- "Evolutionary Algorithms for Large Scale Numerical Optimization," College of Computer Science and Software Engineering, Shenzhen University, December 8, 2010, Shenzhen, China.
- "Population-based Algorithm Portfolios for Numerical Optimization," School of Information Science and Engineering, Central South University, July 8, 2010, Changsha, China.