Dr. Larbi Boubchir (BEng, MAS, PhD, SMIEEE) is Associate Professor of computer science at the University of Paris 8, France ; within the department of Computer Science and LIASD research Lab. Before joining the University of Paris 8, he was researcher at the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), France, and then he held a research fellow position at Northumbria University at Newcastle, U.K., within the department of Computer and Information Sciences. His research interests include : biomedical signal processing, image processing, biomedical engineering, brain-computer interfaces, machine learning and biometrics. He has authored and co-authored more than 70 publications. He has served as a reviewer, review committee member, technical program committee member, program chair, area chair, organizing committee member and steering committee member for many international conferences, and reviewed papers for several journals including IEEE Transactions, Elsevier, IET, Springer and MDPI. He serves as an Associate Editor for IEEE Access journal, Journal of Biomedical Research and the Journal of Medical and Biological Engineering. He is also Editorial Board member for the journal of Applied Computing and Informatics and BMC Biomedical Engineering. He is the organiser and chair of the International Workshop on Machine Learning for EEG Signal Processing, and the International Workshop on Recent Advances in Biometrics and its Applications. He serves as lead Guest Editor of special issues at Pattern Recognition Letters and Electronics journal. Dr. Boubchir is a Senior Member of IEEE. He is also a member of IEEE SPS, IEEE EMBS, IEEE Computer Society, IEEE Biometrics Council, IEEE SMC Society, IARP and AFRIF.