2024 International Conference on Urban Construction and Transportation (UCT 2024)

Keynote Speakers


Prof. Qiang Wang

Heilongjiang Institute of Technology, China


He serves as professor, doctor of engineering, post-doctor, vice president, professional leader, excellent teacher of Baosteel, school teaching master, academic backbone, person in charge of innovative team, Harbin young innovative talent, visiting scholar to University of Greenwich, visiting scholar to Tsinghua University, Senior member of China Society of mechanical engineering, member of China Society of Automotive Engineering. He has presided over more than 30 scientific research projects, published more than 90 academic papers and 2 academic monograph, and won 2 third prizes of Heilongjiang Provincial Science and Technology Progress, 2 first prize and 2 second prizes of Heilongjiang Provincial University Science and Technology Progress, and 31national patents.



Prof. Baojie He

Chongqing University, China


Baojie He is a professor at Chongqing University, doctoral supervisor, and a young scholar from Hongshen. Main research directions: urban ventilation and cooling, heat island mitigation strategies, and net zero carbon buildings. Served as an editor for multiple international journals such as Frontier in Build Environment. Hosted and participated in multiple national and provincial scientific research projects. Mendeley is a top 2% (100000) scientist in the 2021 global single year and career, and a recipient of the 2021 German Federal Ministry of Education and Research Global "Green Talent Award".



Prof. Weinan Gao

Northeastern University, China


Weinan Gao received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from New York University, Brooklyn, NY, USA. He is a Professor with the State Key Laboratory of Synthetical Automation for Process Industries at Northeastern University, Shenyang, China. Previously, he was an Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Civil Engineering at Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL, USA, an Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA, USA, and a Visiting Professor of Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratory (MERL), Cambridge, MA, USA. His research interests include reinforcement learning, adaptive dynamic programming (ADP), optimal control, cooperative adaptive cruise control (CACC), intelligent transportation systems, sampled-data control systems, and output regulation theory. Prof. Gao is the recipient of the best paper award in IEEE Data Driven Control and Learning Systems (DDCLS) Conference in 2023, IEEE International Conference on Real-time Computing and Robotics (RCAR) in 2018 and the David Goodman Research Award at New York University in 2019. He is an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, IEEE/CAA Journal of Automatica Sinica, Control Engineering Practice, Neurocomputing and IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs, a member of Editorial Board of Neural Computing and Applications, and a Technical Committee member in IEEE Control Systems Society on Nonlinear Systems and Control, IFAC TC 1.2 Adaptive and Learning Systems, and CAAI Industrial Artificial Intelligence.



Prof. Gongduan Fan

Fuzhou University, China


Prof. Gongduan Fan is a young top talent of Fujian Province "Eagle Plan", Fujian Province Jieqing, Qishan Scholar, Assistant Dean of Graduate School and Head of Department of Municipal Engineering, School of Civil Engineering, Fuzhou University, and Director of Municipal and Water Environment Engineering Research Center of Fuzhou University. Prof. Fan has published more than 150 academic papers in important journals at home and abroad, including more than 100 SCI-indexed papers, obtained more than 40 patents, and won the first prize of China Invention Association Entrepreneurial Innovation Award and the second prize of Fujian Provincial Science and Technology Progress Award as the first author. In addition, as the first author, Prof. Fan has been awarded the first prize of Entrepreneurial Innovation Award of China Invention Association and the second prize of Science and Technology Progress of Fujian Province.



Assoc. Prof. Biao Wang

Soochow University


From 2011-2015 he did his PhD research on the impact of urban morphology on wind potential, in INSA, University of Toulouse, France. Then from 2015 to 2020 he was a lecturer in North China University of Technology, with research on built wind environment assessment. From 2020 till now he has been working as an associated Professor in Soochow University. He has published more than 20 scientific papers, 2 books and charged 3 provincial or national scientific fund projects.