Invited Talk and Invited Demonstration in International Conferences

(1)Guest Speaker (invited by Iwate Prefectural University), the 2nd International Workshop on Multimedia Network Systems (MMNS’2000), Iwate Prefectural University, Iwate, Japan, July 4 – 7, 2000.

(2)Guest Speaker (invited by Academia Sinica), Multimedia Presentations in Distance Education, in the 2001 Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing and Protection, Academia Sinica, Taiwan, May 8, 2001.

(3)Invited Speaker (invited by NSC), E-conferencing and E-learning: toward a virtual academic society, the 2nd NRC-NSC Joint Workshop on Next Generation Internet Technologies and Applications, NRC, Ottawa, Canada, June 26 – 30, 2000.

(4)Invited Speaker (invited by NSC), Virtual University Software Systems, the 2000 NSC-INRIA Joint Multimedia Workshop, INRIA, France, Feb. 14 – 17, 2000.

(5)Invited Demonstration, Software Systems for Virtual University Operations, ACM Multimedia 2001, Ottawa, Ont. Canada, September 30 — October 5, 2001.

(6)Invited Speaker (invited by NSC), Software Systems for Virtual Academic Society, the 2nd Sino-Franco Workshop on Multimedia, National Chi Nan University, Taiwan, March 20 – 21, 2001.

(7)Invited Speaker (invited by NSC), Opportunities and Challenges of Distance Education, the 3rd Sino-Franco Workshop on Multimedia and Web Technologies, Sophia Antipolis, France, March 26 – 27, 2002.

(8)Invited Speaker (invited by CCIT, Taiwan), Opportunities and Challenges of Distance Education, Information Education and Network Security Workshop (translated), Taiwan, July 17 – 19, 2002.

(9)Invited Speaker (invited by Ewha Womans University), SCORM and Its Supporting Systems, International Workshop on Internet Technology, Seoul, Korea, July 21, 2004.

(10)Invited Speaker (invited by Macromedia, Taiwan), Ubiquitous e-Learning – A Perspective of Distance Learning in the Next Decade, Macromedia e-learning Workshop, Taipei, Taiwan, October 11, 2004.

(11)Talk, Motion Picture Inpainting on Aged Films, Multimedia Workshop at MSR Asia, Beijing, China, July 24, 2005.

(12)Invited Speaker, “Ubiquitous e-Learning with SCORM,” International Forum, Outlook for e-Learning Using ADL-SCORM Technologies, Mexico City, Mexico, May 23rd and 24th, 2006.

(13)Invited Speaker, “e-Learning Database based on SCORM and CORDRA,” the 2006 Greater China Database Research Summit, Hong Kong, June 16-17, 2006.

(14)Invited Talk, “Digital Inpainting,” Asia-Pacific Workshop on Visual Information Processing (VIP06), Beijing, China, November 7-9, 2006.

(15)Invited Talk, “Digital Inpainting,” Forum on Future Computing (FFC) – Transparent Computing and Active Services, Beijing, China, June 23-24, 2007.

(16)Invited Talk, “Ubiquitous e-Learning with SCORM,” Special ICWL Workshop in Zhejiang Normal University, August 27-29, 2007.

(17)Invited Speaker, the 2nd Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Science & Technology (S&T) Workshop, London, England, May 20-21, 2010. 

 (18) Invited Talk, “Video Forgery,” the 6th International Workshop on Network-based Virtual Reality and Tele-Existence (INVITE-2011), Tirana, Albania, September 7 – 9, 2011.

(19) Invited Talk, “The MINE Virtual Band – Music Performance via Sensors,” the 6th CS Joint PhD-Supervision Workshop 2013, Suzhou, China, June 24th – 28th, 2013.

(20) Invited Workshop, Resource Person and Speaker, “Video Forgery and Motion Editing,” University of Colombo, Sri Lanka, December 14, 2013.

(21) Invited Talk, “MOOCs with Open edX in Taiwan,” 首届大中华区MOOC研讨会, Jiayuguan, China, July 3 – 5, 2014.

(22) Invited Talk, “MOOCs with Open edX in Taiwan,” 第三届计算思维与大学计算机 课程教学改革研讨会 , Jinan, China, July 28 – 30, 2014.

Invited Talks in International Organizations

(1)“A Database for Intelligent Multimedia Presentations,” in the 8th International Conference on Systems Research, Informatics and Cybernetics, Invited by the International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics and the Society for Applied Systems Research, Baden-Baden, Germany, August 17, 1996.

(2)“State of the Art Research Topics in Multimedia Computing and Networking (Keynote Address),” in the 9th International Conference on Systems Research, Informatics and Cybernetics, Invited by the International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics and the Society for Applied Systems Research, Baden-Baden, Germany, August 18 – 23, 1997.

(3)“Multimedia Presentation Design Systems,” invited by the Department of Computer Engineering at the Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California, U.S.A., March 12, 1997.

(4)“Using Food Web as an Evolution Computing Model for Internet-Based Multimedia Agents,” invited by Hiroshima City University, Japan, August 10, 1999.

(5)“Using Food Web as an Evolution Computing Model for Internet-Based Multimedia Agents,” invited by Iwate Prefecture University, Japan, August 31, 1999.

(6)“Using Food Web as an Evolution Computing Model for Internet-Based Multimedia Agents,” invited by the University of Aizu, Japan, September 10, 1999.

(7)“Using Temporal-Spatial Relations for the Automatic Generation of Multimedia Presentations,” invited by City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, June 19, 2000.

(8)“A Principled Approach for Formative Web Learning Assessment and Adaptive Tutoring,” invited by Hosei University, Japan, July 3, 2000.

(9)“Software Systems for Virtual University Operations,” invited by the University of Hong Kong, April 3, 2001.

(10)“Software Systems for Virtual University Operations,” invited by Athabasca University, Canada, May 1, 2002.

(11)“Software Systems for Virtual University Operations,” invited by National Research Council, Canada, May 3, 2002.

(12)“Opportunities and Challenges of Distance Education,” invited by University of Paderborn, Germany, August 30, 2002.

(13)“Opportunities and Challenges of Distance Education,” invited by University of Aizu, Japan, November 6, 2002.

(14)“Distance Education Technologies: Current Trends and Software Systems,” invited by Tokyo Denki University, Japan, November 7, 2002.

(15)“Distance Education Technologies: Considerations and Software Systems,” invited by National University of Singapore, November 28, 2002.

(16)“Distance Education Technologies: Standards and Software Systems,” invited by Zhejiang University, China, April 1, 2003.

(17)“Digital Image Inpainting,” invited by the National University of Singapore, Singapore, December 1, 2003.

(18)“Digital Inpainting,” invited by Zhejiang University, China, July 21, 2005.

(19)“Ubiquitous Learning with SCORM,” invited by Tsinghua University, China, July 25, 2005.

(20)“Ubiquitous Learning Based on SCORM,” invited by Waseda University, Japan, July 28, 2005.

(21)“Development of e-Learning Systems,” invited by Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, August 2nd, 2005.

(22)“Ubiquitous e-Learning Based on SCORM,” invited by Athabasca University, Canada, September 7, 2005.

(23)“Digital Inpainting,” invited by Kuwait University, Kuwait, September 26 – 29, 2005.

(24)“Ubiquitous Learning with SCORM,” invited by Kuwait University, Kuwait, September 26 – 29, 2005.

(25)“Digital Inpainting,” invited by USTC-CityU Joint Advanced Research Institute, Suzhou, China, June 7th, 2006.

(26)“Digital Inpainting,” invited by Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, September 2nd, 2006.

(27)“Digital Inpainting,” invited by Tsinghua University, China, November 6th, 2006.

(28)“Digital Inpainting,” invited by Peking University, China, November 9th, 2006.

(29)“Ubiquitous Learning with SCORM,” invited by Beijing Jiaotong University, China, June 26, 2007.

(30)“Digital Inpainting,” invited by the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, July 19th, 2007.

(31)“Ubiquitous Learning with SCORM,” invited by Shanghai University, China, September 10th, 2007.

(32)“Digital Inpainting,” invited by the City University of Hong Kong, September 14th, 2007.

(33)“Video Falsifying,” invited by Santa Clara University, USA, 4/7/2008.

(34)“Digital Inpainting,” invited by Lanzhou University, China, May 5, 2008.

(35)“Distance Learning Technologies,” invited by Lanzhou University, China, May 5, 2008.

(36)“Ubiquitous Learning with SCORM,” invited by Shanghai University, China, February 10, 2009.

(37)“Video Forgery,” invited by Shanghai University, China, February 10, 2009.

(38)“Video Forgery,” invited by Hefei University of Technology, China, February 11, 2009.

(39)“Video Forgery,” invited by Zhejiang Normal University, China, June 29, 2009.

(40)“Video Forgery,” invited by Xidian University, Xi’an, China, August 19, 2009.

(41)“Repository and Search Based on Distance Learning Standards,” invited by Hefei University of Science and Technology, China, November 9th, 2010.

(42)“Repository and Search Based on Distance Learning Standards,” invited by Shanghai University, China, November 11th, 2010.

(43)“Video Forgery,” invited by Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, November 11th, 2010.

(44)“Video Forgery,” invited by Xiamen University, China, December 27th, 2010. 

(45)   “Video Forgery,” invited by Renmin University of China, March 21st, 2011.

(46)   “Video Forgery and Motion Editing,” invited by Anhui University of Science and Technology, September 23rd, 2011.

(46)   “Video Forgery and Motion Editing,” invited by University of Macau, March 9th, 2012.

(47)   “Video Forgery and Motion Editing,” invited by Lanzhou University, China, December 3rd, 2012.

(48)   “The MINE Virtual Band – Music Performance via Sensors,” invited by Qinghai University, China, August 25, 2013.

(49)   “The MINE Virtual Band – Music Performance via Sensors,” invited by Wuhan University, China, April 30, 2014.

(50)   “The MINE Virtual Band – Music Performance via Sensors,” invited by Santa Clara University, USA, June 12, 2014.

(51)    “Motion Interpretation – Virtual Music Instrument as Examples,” invited by Southeast University, China, July 31st, 2014.

Invited Talks in Domestic Organizations

(1)“Formal Verification and Testing,” in the Software Quality Assurance and Testing Conference, Invited by the Institute of Information Industry, Taipei, Taiwan, December 22, 1994.

(2)“A Hierarchy Testing of Object-Oriented Program Structure,” in the Object-Oriented Application Conference, Invited by the National S. Y.-S. University, Kaoshung, Taiwan, April 11, 1995.

(3)“An Object-Oriented Database Supporting the Reuse of Multimedia Presentations,” in the 1996 Object-Oriented Conference, Invited by the Institute of Information Industry, Taipei, Taiwan, April 11, 1996.

(4)“IMMPS: An Intelligent Multimedia Presentation System,” invited by the Department of Electrical Engineering at the National Taiwan Ocean University, December 24, 1996.

(5)“An Object-Oriented Database Supporting the Reuse of Intelligent Multimedia Presentations,” invited by the Department of Computer Science at the National Tsing-Hua University, Taiwan, May 21, 1997.

(6)“State of the Art Research Issues in Multimedia DBMS,” invited by the Department of Electrical Engineering at the National Taiwan Ocean University, January 13, 1998.

(7)“Research Issues in Multimedia Databases and Multimedia Database Applications,” invited by the Department of Computer Science, CCIT, March 12, 1998.

(8)“Research Issues in Multimedia Databases and Applications,” invited by the Department of Computer Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, April 9, 1998.

(9)“A Web Document Development Paradigm and Its Supporting Environment,” invited by the Department of Computer Science, CCIT, December 1, 1998.

(10)“Virtual University Software Systems,” invited by the Department of Management, National Kaohsiung First University of Technology and Science, May 10, 1999.

(11)“Multimedia Computing and Applications on the Internet,” invited by Tam-Shui Commercial Industrial Vocational Senior High School, May 15, 1999.

(12)“Using Food Web as an Evolution Computing Model for Internet-Based Multimedia Agents,” invited by National Central University, October 20, 1999.

(13)“Using Food Web as an Evolution Computing Model for Internet-Based Multimedia Agents,” invited by National Taiwan University, November 1, 1999.

(14)“Using Food Web as an Evolution Computing Model for Internet-Based Multimedia Agents,” invited by Central Police University, December 3, 1999.

(15)“Using Food Web as an Evolution Computing Model for Internet-Based Multimedia Agents,” invited by National Chung Cheng University, December 13, 1999.

(16)“Using Food Web as an Evolution Computing Model for Internet-Based Multimedia Agents,” invited by National Tsing-Hua University, December 29, 1999.

(17)“Using Food Web as an Evolution Computing Model for Internet-Based Multimedia Agents,” invited by National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, March 27, 2000.

(18)“Using Food Web as an Evolution Computing Model for Internet-Based Multimedia Agents,” invited by Soochow University, April 11, 2000.

(19)“Using Food Web as an Evolution Computing Model for Internet-Based Multimedia Agents,” invited by Chung Yuan Christian University, May 1, 2000.

(20)“Using Food Web as an Evolution Computing Model for Internet-Based Multimedia Agents,” invited by National Dong Hwa University, May 19, 2000.

(21)“Web Learning Assessment and Adaptive Tutoring,” invited by the National S. Y.-S. University, Kaoshung, Taiwan, September 27, 2000.

(22)“Methodologies and Software Systems for Virtual University Operations,” invited by Aletheia University, May 2, 2001.

(23)“Methodologies and Software Systems for Virtual University Operations,” invited by National Central University, May 9, 2001.

(24)“Methodologies and Software Systems for Virtual University Operations,” invited by National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan, July 20, 2001.

(25)“Methodologies and Software Systems for Virtual University Operations,” invited by National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, October 15, 2001.

(26)“Methodologies and Software Systems for Virtual University Operations,” invited by National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, November 22, 2001.

(27)“Opportunity and Challenge of Virtual University,” invited by National Tsing-Hua University, Taiwan, January 8, 2002.

(28)“Opportunity and Challenge of Distance Education,” invited by National Central University, Taiwan, February 27, 2002.

(29)“Distance Education,” invited by St. John’s & St. Mary’s Institute of Technology, March 11, 2003.

(30)“Distance Education Technologies: Standards and Software Systems,” invited by the National S. Y.-S. University, Kaoshung, Taiwan, April 29th, 2003.

(31)“Digital Image Inpainting,” invited by the National Taiwan University, December 26, 2003.

(32)“Distance Education Technologies: Standards and Software Systems,” invited by Chang Jung University, May 14, 2004.

(33)“Digital Inpainting”, invited by National Chiao Tung University, October 28, 2004.

(34)“Digital Inpainting,” invited by Aletheia University, December 7th, 2005.

(35)“Ubiquitous Learning with SCORM,” invited by Providence University, December 23, 2005.

(36)“Distance Learning Standards,” invited by National University of Tainan, Taiwan, 4/4/2006.

(37)“Ubiquitous Learning with SCORM,” invited by National Central University, Taiwan, 4/6/2006.

(38)“Digital Inpainting,” invited by National Taiwan University, Taiwan, 4/14/2006.

(39)“Ubiquitous e-Learning with SCORM,” invited by Yu Da College of Business, Taiwan, 9/29/2006.

(40)“Ubiquitous Learning with SCORM,” invited by Aletheia University, Taiwan, 3/28/2007.

(41)“Video Falsifying,” invited by Academia Sinica, Taiwan, 2/27/2008.

(42)“Video Inpainting,” invited by National Taipei University of Education, Taiwan, 3/11/2008.

(43)“Video Falsifying,” invited by National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, 4/23/2008.

(44)“Video Falsifying,” invited by Aletheia University, Taiwan, 11/21/08.

(45)“Video Forgery,” invited by National Taiwan University, Taiwan, 12/26/2008.

(46)“Video Forgery,” invited by Fo Guang University, Taiwan, 4/1/2010.

(47)“Video Forgery,” invited by National Central University University, Taiwan, 4/12/2010.

(48)“Video Forgery,” invited by Kinmen Institute of Technology, Taiwan, 5/3/2010.

(49)   “Video Forgery and Motion Editing,” invited by Tatung University, Taiwan, 9/30/2011.

(50)   “Video Forgery and Motion Editing,” invited by Kinmen University, Taiwan, 6/5/2012.