Iztok Fister Jr received a B.Sc, MEng and PhD in computer science from the University of Maribor, Slovenia. His areas of interest include Nature-Inspired meta heuristic algorithms - evolutionary computation, data mining, pervasive computing and sport science. Iztok has published more than 120 research articles in referred journals indexed in Web of Science with impact factor/Scopus, conferences and book chapters. Furthermore, he is a member of the editorial boards of 5 different international journals, and he has acted as program committee in more than 30 international conferences. He has served as a reviewer in more than 100 journals. Fister has also delivered more than 20 talks at different Universities and conferences in all over the world. He is a recipient of many academic awards. He is currently assistant professor at the University of Maribor, Slovenia. Homepage: www.iztok-jr-fister.eu.
Title of Speech: The Relevance of Nature Inspired Meta-Heuristic Algorithms in Digital Economy
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