Prof. Dr. Raymond Yeh
Raymond Yeh taught at several universities for more than 20 years and helped two Computer Science departments to top ten national rankings as chairman of department. He was also the CDC distinguished chair Professor at the University of Minnesota. He holds honorary professorship at five universities. Dr. Yeh is the founding editor-in-chief of IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering and was on the editorial board of various journals. He also founded the Technical Committee on Software Engineering and International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE) within the IEEE Computer Society.
Dr. Yeh co-founded two successful software companies and two professional societies. He has been a consultant to many nations including United Nations, United States, China, Japan, Singapore, Sweden, Taiwan, and works with executives of many leading edge global companies as well as with founders of start-up companies. He has published 10 technical books and coauthored two business books. Dr. Yeh is an IEEE Centennial Medal laureate, and a recipient of the Pioneer in Information Technology Award from the government of Taiwan, among others. He is a fellow of Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), the Society for Design and Process Science (SDPS), and a senior research fellow at IC2 Institute at the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Yeh had been a long term volunteer at the City of Ten Thousand Buddhas, a Buddhist monastery located in northern California since 2003.