Dr. Junsong Yuan is Associate Professor and Director of Visual Computing Lab at Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), State University of New York at Buffalo, USA. Before joining SUNY Buffalo in 2018, he was Associate Professor at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. He obtained his Ph.D. from Northwestern University in 2009, M.Eng. from National University of Singapore in 2005, and B.Eng. from Huazhong University of Science Technology (HUST) in 2002. His research interests include computer vision, pattern recognition, video analytics, gesture and action analysis, large-scale visual search and mining. He received Best Paper Award from IEEE Trans. on Multimedia, Nanyang Assistant Professorship from NTU, and Outstanding EECS Ph.D. Thesis award from Northwestern University. He served as Associate Editor of IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (T-IP), IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (T-CSVT), Machine Vision and Applications (MVA), and Senior Area Editor of Journal of Visual Communications and Image Representation (JVCI). He was Program Co-Chair of IEEE Conf. on Multimedia Expo (ICME'18) and Steering Committee Member of ICME (2018-2019), and served as Area Chair for CVPR, ICCV, and ACM MM. He is a Fellow of IEEE and IAPR.