Our Team

Conference Chair:

  • Bo Xie, Professor, School of Nursing; School of Information, The University of Texas at Austin

Planning Committee Members:

  • Suzanne Bakken, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI, FIAHI, Alumni Professor of Nursing and Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Co-Chair, Data Science Institute’s Health Analytic Center, Columbia University
  • Neil Charness, PhD, William G. Chase Professor of Psychology; Director, Institute for Successful Longevity, Florida State University
  • Shelia Cotten, PhD, Associate Vice President for Research Development, Clemson University
  • George Demiris, PhD, FACMI, PIK (Penn Integrates Knowledge) University Professor, Department of Biobehavioral Health Sciences, School of Nursing, and Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
  • Karen Fingerman, PhD, Wilson Regents Professor in Human Ecology, Human Development & Family Sciences; Director, Texas Aging & Longevity Center, UT Austin
  • Kyriakos Markides, PhD, Professor, Annie and John Gnitzinger Distinguished Professor of Aging and Professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston (UTMB).
  • Chi-Ren Shyu, PhD, Director, Institute for Data Science and Informatics, Paul K. and Dianne Shumaker Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Missouri, Columbia
  • Rebeca Wong, PhD, P. & S. Kempner Distinguished Professor in Health Disparities; Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health; Director, WHO/PAHO Collaborating Center on Aging and Health; and Associate Director and Senior Fellow, Sealy Center on Aging, UTMB.

Program Committee Members:

  • Adriana Arcia, School of Nursing, Columbia University
  • Nathan Davis, School of Information, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Atami Sagna De Main, School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Daqing He, School of Computing and Information, University of Pittsburgh
  • Robin Hilsabeck, Dell Medical School, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Constance Johnson, Jane and Robert Cizik School of Nursing; School of Biomedical Informatics; UT Health Science Center at Houston
  • Unmil Karadkar, Center for Interdisciplinary Research on Aging & Care, University of Graz, Austria
  • Yijung Kim, Texas Aging & Longevity Center, The University of Texas as Austin
  • Mike Mackert, Stan Richards School of Advertising & Public Relations; Dell Medical School, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Maurice Mulvenna, School of Computing, Ulster University
  • Blaine Reeder, University of Missouri, Columbia
  • Kristina Shiroma, School of Information, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Jing Wang, School of Nursing, UT Health San Antonio
  • Tom Yeh, Department of Computer Science, University of Colorado at Boulder
  • Ning Zou, School of Computing and Information, University of Pittsburgh