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 that he was Associate Professor at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. He obtained his Ph.D. from Northwestern University, M.Eng. from National University of Singapore, and B.Eng. from Huazhong University of Science Technology (HUST). 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 currently serves as Senior Area Editor of Journal of Visual Communications and Image Representation (JVCI), and Associate Editor of IEEE Trans. on Image Processing (T-IP) and Machine Vision and Applications (MVA). 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, ICIP, ICPR, ACCV, ACM MM, WACV etc. He is a Fellow of International Association of Pattern Recognition (IAPR).