Program Agenda

Day 1: 28 November 2018

Time Agenda Item Venue
9:00 – 9:45 Welcome Desk – Registration  DBW – Reception
9:45 – 10:00 Opening Ceremony & Welcome Address

Dr. Mohammad Al Jarrah,
 Deputy Vice President Academic Affairs

Higher Colleges of Technology, UAE

 

 

 

Auditorium, DBW

10:00 – 10:45 Keynote Presentation 1: Enhancing Video Coding by Data-driven Techniques and Advanced Models

Prof. Dr. Sam Kwong

City University, Hong-Kong

10:45 – 11:30 Keynote Presentation 2: Can Artificial Intelligence help us to design security solutions based on our physiological signals?

Dr. Pedro Peris-Lopez

Carlos III University. Madrid, Spain

11:30 – 13:00 Undergraduate Student Research Competition – Poster Presentation Multi-Purpose Hall
13:00 -14:00 Networking Lunch  
14:00– 14:30 Track A – Parallel Sessions MPH, Hall 2, 3 & 4, & 5 more rooms
14:30 – 15:00 Track B – Parallel Sessions MPH, Hall 2, 3 & 4, & 5 more rooms
15:00 – 15:30 Track C – Parallel Sessions MPH, Hall 2, 3 & 4, & 5 more rooms
19:00 – 22:00 Banquet Dinner (Intercontinental Hotel Festival city)

 

Day 2: 29 November 2018

9:00 – 10:00 Welcome Desk – Registration  DBW – Reception
10:00 – 10:45 Keynote Presentation 1: Changing Industry Landscape with new Technologies, including Blockchain

Iqbal AliKhan

Global Markets, Enterprise – IBM

 Auditorium, DBW
10:45 – 11:30 Keynote Presentation 2: Public Policy in the Age of AI

Prof. Brian Fonseca

Director of the Jack D. Gordon Institute for Public Policy, Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs, Florida International University (FIU)

11:30 – 12:00 Networking break and sessions registration
12:00 – 12:30 Track D – Parallel Sessions   MPH, Hall 2, 3 & 4, & 5 more rooms
12:30 – 13:00 Track E – Parallel Sessions                                                  MPH, Hall 2, 3 & 4, & 5 more rooms
13:00 – 14:00 Networking Lunch  
14:00 – 14:30 Track F – Parallel Sessions MPH, Hall 2, 3 & 4, & 5 more rooms
14:30 – 15:00 Track G – Parallel Sessions MPH, Hall 2, 3 & 4 & 5 more rooms
15:00 – 15:30  Closing Ceremony & Awards

Dr. Hashim Alzaabi, Exec. Director

Dubai Campuses, HCT, UAE

MPH