Recently，International Rough Set Society（IRSS）announced the results of the general election (biennially) launched in 2018. Miao Chaoqian, executive director of Chinese Association for Artificial Intelligence (CAAI), chairman of Special Committee on Granular Computing and Knowledge Discovery, Professor of Tongji University, was elected vice chairman of IRSS; Li Tianrui, standing member of the special committee, Professor of Southwest Jiaotong University, was elected chairman of the steering committee of IRSS.
Prof. Miao Chongqian
In the last IRSS Executive Committee, Professor Yiyu Yao (a Chinese scholar) of Regina University in Canada served as the chairman of IRSS. Professor Wang Guoyin, vice chairman of CAAI, served as chairman of IRSS Steering Committee. Professor Miao chongqian of Tongji University served as the chairman of IRSS Advisory Board. Many scholars of the special committee are IRSS fellow and senior members.