Dr. Chau Kien Tsong, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
Biography: Dr. Chau Kien Tsong is Deputy Director (Postgraduate, Network & Alumni) at the Centre for Instructional Technology and Multimedia, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Penang, Malaysia. Dr. Chau received his undergraduate degree from the National University of Malaysia (UKM). He has Master of Science (IT) from Prince University of Malaysia (UPM). His PhD. degree is from USM. His academic background is image processing, multimedia authoring, 2D and 3D animations, and educational technology. He has been recognised for excellence in teaching and research, earning 2 gold medals in two international innovation competitions held in 2018 in Malaysia and best paper award for research paper on motivated sensing multimedia system for preschoolers in “International Conference on Education, Teaching, and E-Learning” in 2017. Prior to his career at the USM, Dr. Chau was a research fellow in USM. Dr. Chau is currently editorial board members of three international journals, academic consultant and external examiner of private institutions of higher learning in Malaysia, META and IEEE member, and has been judge, session chair, and program committee for several conferences. Dr. Chau has over 25 publications, which include SCOPUS and ERA indexed journals.