Limsoon's Professional Activities


    Conferences and Workshops

  1. ACIIDS Business Data on the Web (ACIIDS BDW) (PC 2010).
  2. ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM) (PC 2011).
  3. ACM International Conference on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (ACM-BCB) (PC 2010, 2012, PC vice chair 2011).
  4. ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD) (reviewer 1993, 1998, PC 2003).
  5. ACM SIGIR International Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (reviewer 1997).
  6. ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems (PODS) (reviewer 1993--1994, 1996--1998, PC 1999, reviewer 2000, PC 2006--2007, 2010, 2015).
  7. ACM Symposium on Principles of Programming Languages (POPL) (reviewer 2003).
  8. Annual RECOMB Satellite Workshop on Regulatory Genomics (OC & PC 2006).
  9. Asian Computing Science Conference (reviewer 1996, PC 1999).
  10. Asian Conference on Machine Learning (ACML) (area chair 2009-2010).
  11. Asia-Pacific Bioinformatics Conference (APBC) (PC 2004, PC chair 2005, general chair 2006, PC 2008-2012, steering committee 2006--).
  12. Atlantic Web Intelligence Conference (AWIC) (PC 2008).
  13. Bio-Grid (PC 2005).
  14. Computing: The Australasian Theory Symposium (CATS) (PC 2002, reviewer 2003).
  15. Conference on Foundations of Software Technology and Theoretical Computer Science (reviewer 1997).
  16. Conference on Practical Application of Constraint Technology (reviewer 1996).
  17. East-European Conference on Advances in Databases and Information Systems (ADBIS) (PC 2009 - 2010, 2012).
  18. European Conference on Computational Biology (ECCB) (PC 2005).
  19. Human Language Technology Conference (HLT) (PC 2002).
  20. IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM) (PC 2008, 2009, 2012, 2015, PC chair 2010)
  21. IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) (reviewer 2001).
  22. IEEE International Workshop on Data Mining and Artificial Intelligence (Advisory Committee 2009)
  23. IEEE Symposium on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering (BIBE) (PC 2004, SC 2007).
  24. IEEE Symposium on Logic in Computer Science (LICS) (reviewer 1998).
  25. IMS Programme on "Post-Genome Knowledge Discovery" (Jan-June 2002) (OC chair 2002).
  26. IMS Programme on "Algorithmic Biology: Algorithmic Techniques in Computational Biology" (June-July 2006) (OC 2006)
  27. Integrative Biology Workshop (IB) (PC 2007, 2008, 2010).
  28. International Conference on Algebraic and Numeric Biology (ANB) (PC 2008--2010).
  29. International Conference on Algorithms for Computational Biology (AlCoB) (PC 2014).
  30. International Bioinformatics Workshop (IBW) (PC 2007, PC2010).
  31. International Conference on Bioinformatics (InCoB) (PC chair 2005, PC 2006, 2008, 2010 - 2011, 2013 - 2014, 2016 - 2017, general chair 2009).
  32. International Conference on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (BICOB) (PC chair 2009).
  33. International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA) (PC 1999).
  34. International Conference on Deductive and Object Oriented Databases (DOOD) (OC & PC 1995).
  35. International Conference on Discovery Science (DS) (PC 2000).
  36. International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) (PC 2007, 2018).
  37. International Conference on Database Theory (ICDT) (reviewer 1999, PC 2001).
  38. International Conference on Discovery Science (DS) (reviewer 2000).
  39. International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (ISMB) (PC 2003, PC & poster chair 2005, PC 2006--2012).
  40. International Conference on Logic Programming (reviewer 2005).
  41. International Conference on Management of Data (COMAD) (reviewer 1994).
  42. International Conference on Principles and Practice of Constraint Programming (reviewer 1997, 1999, 2000, 2003).
  43. International Conference on Research in Computational Molecular Biology (RECOMB) (conference chair 2008, PC 2013 - 2014).
  44. International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB) (reviewer 1994; PC 1998, 2004, 2008-2009; OC 2010).
  45. International Conference on Web-Age Information Management (WAIM) (PC 2000, 2005).
  46. International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE) (PC 2005).
  47. International Computer Symposium Workshop on Medical and Bioinformatics (ICS) (PC 2008).
  48. International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI) (reviewer 2001).
  49. International Symposium on Bioinformatics Research and Applications (ISBRA) (PC 2007).
  50. International Symposium on Languages in Biology and Medicine (LBM) (conference chair, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011).
  51. International Symposium on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (ISBB) (PC 2006).
  52. International Symposium on Semantic Mining in Biomedicine (SMBM) (PC 2008).
  53. International Workshop on Database Programming Languages (DBPL) (reviewer 1993, 1995, PC 1997, 2007, 2009).
  54. International Workshop on Data Integration in the Life Sciences (DILS) (PC 2004--2006).
  55. International Workshop on Genome Informatics (GIW) (PC 1998--2000, PC chair 2001, PC 2002--2005, 2011, 2014, steering committee 2006--, general chair 2007, 2013, 2016, 2017).
  56. International Workshop on Intelligent Informatics in Biology and Medicine (IIBM) (PC 2008, 2009)
  57. International Workshop on Web and Databases (WebDB) (PC 2006).
  58. LSS Computational Systems Bioinformatics Conference (CSB) (reviewer 2004, PC 2005--2010).
  59. Korea-Singapore workshop on Bioinformatics and NLP (conf chair 2006, 2011).
  60. Natural Language Processing in Biomedicine, Annual Meeting of the ACL (PC 2003, 2007).
  61. NUS-IPM Workshop on Analysis and Application of Protein Interaction Network (OC 2008).
  62. Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD) (industry chair 2006, PC 2007--2009).
  63. Pacific Asia conference on Information Systems (PACIS) (reviewer 2006).
  64. Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (PRICAI) (PC 2006).
  65. Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing (PSB) (reviewer 1998, NLP track chair 2000--2002, NLP track PC 2006).
  66. Workshop on Data Mining in Bioinformatics (BIOKDD) (PC 2002, 2003).
  67. Workshop on Bioinformatics held in conjunction with ICDE'03 (PC 2002).
  68. ACL Workshop on Natural Language Processing in Biomedicine (BioNLP) (PC 2003, 2004, 2007--2010).
  69. Workshop on Database Issues in Biological Databases (DDiBD) (PC 2005).
  70. Workshop on Data Mining for Biomedical Applications (BioDM) (hon chair 2007).
  71. Workshop on Pattern Recognition in Bioinformatics (PRIB) (PC co-chair 2006).
  72. World Wide Web Conference (WWW) (PC 2006).

    Journals and Book Series

  73. ACM Books (Area Editor, 2014--).
  74. ICP Book Series on Advances in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (Series Editor, 2004--).
  75. WSPC Book Series on Health Informatics (Associate Editor, 2004--)

  76. Asia Pacific Biotech News (Associate Editor, 2001--).
  77. Bioinformatics (Advisory Editor, 2005--2007, 2010--2010; Associate Editor, 2007--2009).
  78. Biology Direct (Editorial Board, 2013--).
  79. BioSilico: Innovations in Computational Drug Discovery (Advisory Editor, 2002--2004).
  80. BMC Journal of Biomedical Semantics (Editorial Board, 2009--).
  81. Drug Discovery Today (Advisory Editor, 2004--).
  82. IEEE Transactions on Big Data (Associate Editor, 2014--).
  83. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (Editorial Board, 2010--)
  84. International Journal of Information Technology (Editor, 2001--).
  85. Journal of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (Managing Editor, 2002--).
  86. Information Systems (Area Editor, 2008--).
  87. Methods (Editorial Board, 2013--).
  88. Scientific Reports (Editorial Board, 2015--).
  89. Genomics, Proteomics & Bioinformatics (Editorial Board, 2017--).

  90. ACM Transactions on Asian Language Information Processing (Guest Editor, Special issue on Text Mining and Management in Biomedicine, vol. 5, no. 1, Mar 2006).
  91. IEEE Intelligent Systems (Guest Editor, Special issue on Data Mining in Bioinformatics, vol. 20, no. 6, Nov/Dec 2005).
  92. Asia-Pacific Biotech News (Guest Editor, Special issue on Bioinformatics in Asia, December 2006).

  93. Handbook of Research on Computational and Systems Biology (IGI Global) (Advisory Editor, October 2009).

  94. ACM Transactions on Database Systems (reviewer).
  95. ACM Transactions on Programming Languages and Systems (reviewer).
  96. ACM Transactions on Computational Logic (reviewer).
  97. Annals of Pure and Applied Logic (reviewer).
  98. Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering (reviewer).
  99. BioTechniques (reviewer).
  100. BMC Bioinformatics (reviewer).
  101. BMC Genomics (reviewer).
  102. Genome Research (reviewer).
  103. Constraint Journal (reviewer).
  104. Data & Knowledge Engineering (reviewer).
  105. Distributed and Parallel Databases (reviewer).
  106. DNA Research (reviewer).
  107. Formal Methods in Systems Design (reviewer).
  108. IBM Systems Journal (reviewer).
  109. Information Systems (reviewer).
  110. Insilico Biology (reviewer).
  111. Journal of Biomedical Informatics (reviewer).
  112. Journal of Computational Biology (reviewer).
  113. Journal of Computer and System Sciences (reviewer).
  114. Journal of Functional Programming (reviewer).
  115. Journal of Logic Programming (reviewer).
  116. Journal of System Integration (reviewer).
  117. Journal of Molecular Biology (reviewer).
  118. Molecular Cancer Therapeutics (reviewer).
  119. Multimedia Systems Journal (reviewer).
  120. New Generation Computing Journal (reviewer).
  121. Nucleic Acids Research (reviewer).
  122. Proteins: Structure, Function, and Bioinformatics (reviewer).
  123. Science Translational Medicine (reviewer).
  124. VLDB Journal (reviewer).
  125. World Wide Web Journal (reviewer).

    Selection, Organizing, Executive Committees

  126. Singapore National Academy of Science Young Scientist Award (1999, 2004, 2010)
  127. Imperial College Alumni Association of Singapore (1999-2005)
  128. Tan Kah Kee Young Inventors Award (2000-)
  129. National University of Singapore Life Sciences Commission (2000)
  130. Biomedical Asia 2001 (2001)
  131. National Science Talent Search Awards (2003)
  132. Tan Kah Kee-DSTA Defense Science Award (2002-)
  133. Hwa Chong Junior College/Chinese High School Advisory Panel for Science & Mathematics (2003-)
  134. VLDB 10-Year Best Paper Award (2004)
  135. VLDB Best Paper Award (2004)
  136. International Review Panel, National Core Facilities for Genomic Medicine, National Research Program for Genomic Medicine, Taiwan (2004)
  137. Thematic Strategic Research Programme Review Panel, SERC, A*STAR (2004-2008)
  138. Committee for EIC Search, IEEE ITPro (2004)
  139. Local Review Panel, Singapore National Grid Calls for Proposals (2005-2007)
  140. International Expert Advisory Panel, Fusionopolis Cyberace Competition (2007-2008)
  141. Co-chair, BMRC-SERC Joint Review Panel for A*STAR-NKTH Joint Grant Call, A*STAR (2009)
  142. Hua Yuan Association Oustanding New Immigrant Award (2010)
  143. Review Panel, A*STAR SERC PSF (1 July 2006 - 30 June 2007)
  144. Co-chair, 1st A*STAR-ANR Joint Grant Call (2010)

    Advisory, Directors, Management Boards

  145. National University of Singapore Institute of Engineering Science (2004-2005).
  146. National University of Singapore Bioinformatics Centre (2000-2002).
  147. Amoeba Interactive Pte Ltd (1999-2000)
  148. CellSafe International (2006-)
  149. Semantic Discovery System (2007-)
  150. GIME International (2000-2002)
  151. GeneticXchange Inc (2000-2007)
  152. Insilico Sciences Inc (2001-)
  153. Molecular Connections Pvt Ltd (2001-)
  154. Association of Asian Societies for Bioinformatics (2003-).
  155. Imperial College Press (2004-).
  156. Asia-Pacific Bioinformatics Conference Steering Committee (2005-).
  157. International Conference on Genome Informatics (2006-).
  158. International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR), Technical Committee 20 on Pattern Recognition for Bioinformatics (2005-).
  159. Singapore Genomics Programme, A*STAR (2000-2001)
  160. Bioinformatics Institute, A*STAR (2005-).
  161. Institute for Infocomm Research, A*STAR (2002-2005).
  162. Laboratories for Information Technology, A*STAR (2001-2002).
  163. Computational Bioscience Research Centre, KAUST (2014-).