Keynotes Speaker CSSR 2009
Prof. Kamarulzaman Jusoff
Prof. Dr. Binshan Lin (Louisiana State University)
Dr. Binshan Lin is the BellSouth Corporation Professor at College of Business Administration, Louisiana State University in Shreveport. He received his Ph.D. from the Louisiana State University in 1988. He is an eight-time recipient of the Outstanding Faculty Award at LSUS. Dr. Lin receives the Computer Educator of the Year by the International Association for Computer Information Systems (IACIS) in 2005, Ben Bauman Award for Excellence in IACIS 2003, Distinguished Service Award at the Southwest Decision Sciences Institute (SWDSI) in 2007, SWDSI Outstanding Educator Award in 2004, and Emerald Literati Club Awards for Excellence in 2003. He has published over 180 articles in refereed journals since 1988. Dr. Lin currently serves as Editor-in-Chief of Industrial Management & Data Systems, Acting Editor of Information Management & Computer Security, and Editor-in-Chief of other four academic journals. Dr. Lin serves as President of Southwest Decision Sciences Institute (2004-2005), President of Association for Chinese Management Educators (2003-2004), President of International Chinese Information Systems Association (2000), Program Chair of IACIS Pacific 2005 Conference in Taipei, Taiwan, Program Chair of Management International Conference (MIC) 2006 in Slovenia, General Chair of MIC 2007 in Slovenia, MIC 2008 in Spain, and MIC 2009 in Tunisia. Professor Lin also serves as the Program Chair of Technology Innovation & Industrial Management (TIIM) 2009 in Bangkok, Thailand. In addition, he serves as a Vice President (2007-2009) of Decision Sciences Institute (DSI).
Prof. Dr. Hj. Kamaruzaman Jusoff (Universiti Putra Malaysia)
Dr. Hj Kamaruzaman Jusoff is a senior professor (Grade VK6/B) of forest engineering survey from Universiti Putra Malaysia. A prolific academician in his own specialised field in remote sensing , contributing numerous writings in high impact and CI journals; Professor Kamaruzaman's brainchild hyperspectral imaging system has been responsible in search-and-rescue efforts in the country aircraft mishaps, the latest being the Genting Sempah-TUDM crash. He has been lecturing and delivering Keynote Papers at local and international levels, Honor Chairs for International Conferences, Advisory Board Member for International and Professional Associations of Computers & Engineering, Editorial Board Member and Executive Editor of International Citation Index Journals/Impact Factor journals, and Technical Advisor besides being involved in the country's million ringgit acquisition for research, innovation and commercialisation initiatives. He is the first Malaysian academic conferred the Eramus Mundus accolade for 2006/2007 as a Visiting Scholar//Professor with ITC, The Netherlands, Lund University, Sweden, University of Warsaw, Poland and University of Southampton, UK, a Visiting Scientist with Kyoto University’s Graduate School of Engineering in Katsura Campus, Japan and a Visiting Professor with Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA.