Alan Hanjalic (M’99–SM’08–F’16) is currently a Professor and the Head of the Multimedia Computing Group, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands. His current research interests include multimedia search, recommender systems, and social media analytics.,Dr. Hanjalic was the Chair of the Steering Committee of the IEEE Transactions on Multimedia. He was a Keynote Speaker at the IEEE International Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing 2013, the International Multimedia Modeling Conference 2012, and the Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia 2007. He has also been a General or Program (Co-)Chair of the organizing committees of multimedia conferences, such as ACM Multimedia, ACM International Conference on Content-Based Image and Video Retrieval/ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval, and IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo. He has been a member of the Editorial Board of several scientific journals in the multimedia field, including the IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, the IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing, the ACM Transactions on Multimedia, and the International Journal of Multimedia Information Retrieval. He is an Associate Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Multimedia Magazine.