Prof. Julien Jacques
Professor in Statistics at ERIC Laboratory (University de Lyon, Lyon, France).
Julien Jacques received his Ph.D. degree in Applied Mathematics from University of Grenoble, France. In 2006 he joined University of Lille where he holds the position of Associate Professor. In 2014, he joined University of Lyon as Full Professor in Statistics. His current research in statistical learning concerns the design of clustering algorithm for functional data, ordinal data and mewed-type data. He is a member of the French Society of Statistics.
Dieu Tien Bui
Associate Professor at the Geographic Information System Group, Department of Business and IT, University of South-Eastern Norway.
He received his M.Sc. degree in Cartographic Engineering from Hanoi University of Mining and Geology, Hanoi, Vietnam, in 2004, and his Ph.D. in Geomatics from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Norway, in 2013. He has more than 100 publications, including > 80 articles published in Science Citation Index (SCI/SCIE) scientific journals, > 10 book chapters published by Springer and Elsevier. His research interests include GIS, remote sensing, and artificial intelligence and machine learning for natural hazards and environmental problems such as landslides, floods and forest fires, ground biomass, and structural displacement.