Major-General-Dr-Ahmed-Nasser-Al-Raisi

Patronage

MAJOR GENERAL DR. AHMED NASSER AL RAISI

President of Interpol
the inspector general of the United Arab Emirate's interior ministry
Chairman of AUE Board of Trustees

Call for Papers

The 4th American University in the Emirates International Research Conference (AUEIRC’22) will provide a platform for academics, practitioners, and policymakers from the region and across the globe to engage in a dialogue. While the Middle East region remains ahead of the curve in digital transformation and technological implementation, the recent shift towards emerging technologies such as, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Fintech, Cloud Computing, Smart Automation, Cryptocurrencies and more, has created new opportunities across industries in the region. Conference participants will focus on presenting real and actionable solutions to challenges of the current digital transformation via providing future opportunities and connecting the world through Digital Business Transformation, Mass Communication in a Digital Age, Digital Future of Design, Future Digitalization on Climate Change, Security Risks of Digital Transformation, Digital Transformation in Education, Digitalization of Law, Digital Technologies.

WHEN & WHERE

May 22 - 24, 2022
The conference will be held through two video conference platforms:

  • Zoom webinar for opening session
  • Microsoft Teams for hybrid sessions

ORGANIZED BY

American University in the Emirates
Academic City, Dubai, UAE

Conference Themes

Digital Business Transformation

Digital
Technologies

Digital Future
of Design

Digitalization
of Law

Security Risks of Digital Transformation

Digital Transformation in Education

Mass Communication in a Digital Age

Future Digitalization on Climate Change

Conference Proceedings

Accepted papers will be published by Springer in Advances in Science, Technology & Innovation (ASTI) Book Series following their specific fields as printed volumes as well as online in the digital library on SpringerLink

Submission Guidelines

All papers (Abstract/Full) are subject to a double-blind peer review process by two reviewers. Submission guidelines can be accessed through :
Conference Proceedings Guidelines

previous publication

AUEIRC’17, Volume 1

AUEIRC’17, Volume 2

AUEIRC’18, Volume 1

AUEIRC’18, Volume 2

Important Dates & Deadlines

Paper/Abstract Submission

February 2nd, 2022

ACCEPTANCE NOTIFICATION

February 22nd, 2022

CAMERA READY SUBMISSION

March 3rd, 2022

CONFERENCE PARALLEL SESSIONS

May 22nd - 24th, 2022

Steering Committee

Professor Muthanna G. Abdul Razzaq

President
of AUE

Prof. William Cornwell

Provost of the
AUE

Prof. Abhilasha Singh

Vice President for
Academic Affairs, AUE

Prof. Assem Tharwat

Vice President for
Research, AUE

Dr .Reem Bahgat

President of Egypt University of Informatics

Prof. Thami Ghorfi

President ESCA Ecole de Management, Morocco

Prof. Ehab Abdel-Rahman

Provost of the American University in Cairo

Prof. Tawfik Khoja

Secartary General of Arab Hospital Fedraation, Kingdom of Suadia Ariba

Ms. Haneen M. Anbar

Vice President for Administrative and Financial Affairs, AUE

Ms. Nisrine Rannak

Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Services, AUE

Prof. Nitham Hindi

Associate Vice President for Academic Planning and Development, Qatar University

Dr. Corlise le Roux

Associate Vice President for Administrative and Financial Affairs, AUE

Prof. Mazin Jumaah

Former President, Royal University for Women, Bahrain

Mr. Ihsan Zakri

Regional Head, Middle East and Africa | AACSB International, Netherlands

Prof. Asma Salman

Dean of the College of Business Administration AUE

Prof. Yusuf Sidani

Dean, Suliman S. Olayan School of Business, American University of Beirut.

Dr. Mwaffaq Otoom

Dean of Engineering, Yarmouk University, Jordan

Dr. Zouhair Atieh

Dean, College of Healthcare Technologies, American University of Iraq – Baghdad

Prof. Francis Schortgen

Chair, Department of Social Sciences, University of Mount Union, USA

Prof. Rajesh Jugulum

Chief Data Science Officer, dataDragon, USA

Prof. Amanda Dempsey

Senior Director of the School of Accounting, University of Johannesburg, South Africa

Prof. Emeritus Naoyuki Yoshino

Keio University, Japan

Prof. Adel AL-Alawi

University of Bahrain, Bahrain

Dr. Mansour AL-Fadhi

Public Authority for Applied Education and Training, Kuwait

Prof. Elsabe Loots

Dean of the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences at the University of Pretoria, South Africa

Dr. Nashwan Abdulrazzak

Sultan Qaboos University, Oman

Dr. Tatiana Ghermam

University of Northampton, UK

Dr. Abdelrahman Mustafa

University of Science and Technology, Sudan

Mr. Ghayath Abbas

Institutional Effectiveness Director, AUE

Mr. Ahmed Mohy

Facility and Event Management Director, AUE

Mr. Hani Abdelhadi

Information Technology Director, AUE

Mr. Andrew Aziz

Media and Communication Manager, AUE

Mr. Hassan Kashmoula

Production Studio Manager, AUE

Registration Fees

Students

Before 20th January

Registration

$150
(AED 551)

After 20th January

Registration

$250
(AED 920)

Academician & Industrialist

Before 20th January

Registration

$250
(AED 920)

After 20th January

Registration

$400
(AED 1,470)

*All prices are INCLUSIVE of 5% VAT at the current rate.

Become A Sponsor

For more information and details, please contact us: [email protected]

Social Activities

Dubai Bus tour

Hop on our Dubai bus tour to experience a true fusion of traditional Arabian charm and futuristic dynamism. Enjoy panoramic views of Dubai's dramatic skyline, perfect sandy beaches and the world’s tallest building. Hop off to explore historical souks, forts and palaces.

Date: 25th May 2022
Time: 09:00AM-12:00PM
Price: Complementary

Gala Dinner

Grab this unique opportunity to sample delicious food at a top spot in Dubai, at an unbelievable price.

Themed night at Anise Restaurant, Intercontinental Hotel & Resort, Dubai Festival City

Date: 22th May 2022
Time: 07:00 PM - 10:00 PM

For more attractive places and activities in Dubai, Please visit Trip Advisor

Conference
Venue

American University in the Emirates, International Academic City, Dubai, UAE

Contact

American University in the Emirates

P.O. Box: 503000, Dubai, UAE | Phone: + 971 4 4499 000
Fax: + 971 4 4291 205 | Email: [email protected]
Website: www.aue.ae | Toll free 800AUE (283)

MAIN SPONSORSHIP

AED 100,000

Main Sponsorship Benefits:

  1. Opening Speech of the official sponsor at the opening ceremony of the conference
  2. Attending the Press conference
  3. TV and Press interviews/Media coverage for the sponsor before and during the conference
  4. Special honoring for the official sponsor from the university during the conference with a certificate of appreciation and a shield
  5. VIP Invitations for sponsors ( 5 Invitations)

The appearance of the official logo of the sponsor in the following:

  1. Sponsor Name and logo on all the Promotional campaigns for the conference
  2. Sponsor Name and logo on AUE website and Conference website
  3. Sponsor Name and logo on stage backdrop of the Conference
  4. Sponsor Name and logo on official brochure of the Conference
  5. Sponsor Name and logo on reception counters
  6. Sponsor’s promotional materials beside reception counters of Conference
  7. Sponsor’s roll up stand in the conference before and during the event
  8. Sponsors Name and Logo on the promotional gifts and all printouts of the conference
  9. Sponsors Name and Logo on roll up 1 week before the conference in the university

Special Participation in the University most important annual Events:

  1. Free participation in AUE Career Fair 2019
  2. Free participation in AUE Global Day 2019
  3. Free participation in AUE Car Show 2019

All Cheques must be issued under the name of the American University in the Emirates”

GOLDEN SPONSORSHIP

AED 50,000

Main Sponsorship Benefits:

  1. Attending the Press conference
  2. Media coverage for the sponsor before and during the conference
  3. Special honoring for the official sponsor from the university during the conference with a certificate of appreciation and a shield
  4. VIP Invitations for sponsors ( 3 Invitations)

The appearance of the official logo of the sponsor in the following:

  1. Sponsor Name and logo on all the Promotional campaigns for the conference
  2. Sponsor Name and logo on AUE website and Conference website
  3. Sponsor Name and logo on stage backdrop of the Conference
  4. Sponsor Name and logo on golden brochure of the Conference
  5. Sponsor Name and logo on reception counters
  6. Sponsor’s promotional materials beside reception counters of Conference
  7. Sponsor’s roll up stand in the conference before and during the event
  8. Sponsors Name and Logo on the promotional gifts and all printouts of the conference

Special Participation in the University most important annual Events:

  1. Free participation in AUE Career Fair 2019
  2. Free participation in AUE Global Day 2019
  3. Free participation in AUE Car Show 2019

All Cheques must be issued under the name of the American University in the Emirates”

SILVER SPONSORSHIP

AED 25,000

Main Sponsorship Benefits:

  1. Media coverage for the sponsor before and during the conference
  2. Special honoring for the official sponsor from the university during the conference with a certificate of appreciation and a shield
  3. VIP Invitations for sponsors ( 1 Invitation)

The appearance of the official logo of the sponsor in the following:

  1. Sponsor Name and logo on all the Promotional campaigns for the conference
  2. Sponsor Name and logo on AUE website and Conference website
  3. Sponsor Name and logo on stage backdrop of the Conference
  4. Sponsor Name and logo on brochure of the Conference
  5. Sponsors Name and Logo on the promotional gifts and all printouts of the conference

Special Participation in the University most important annual Events:

  1. Free participation in AUE Career Fair 2019
  2. Free participation in AUE Global Day 2019

All Cheques must be issued under the name of the American University in the Emirates”

SESSION SPONSORSHIP

AED 1,840

It includes:

  • Chair Session
  • Participate with AUE Paper presentation (free of charge)
  • Free exhibition area

Prof. Toufic Mezher

Khalifa University of Science and Technology, UAE

Toufic Mezher is a Professor of Engineering Systems and Management at Khalifa University of Science and Technology (KUST) since 2017. Before Joining KUST, he was a Professor of Engineering Systems and Management at Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (2008-2016) and Professor of Engineering Management at the American University in Beirut from 1992 to 2007.  He earned a BS in Civil Engineering from the University of Florida, and a Master and ScD in Engineering Management from George Washington University in 1988 and 1992 respectively.  Energy Strategy and Policy; Technology Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Innovation; Sustainable Development; and Knowledge Management; and Sustainable Construction.

Dr. Yousef Al-Assaf

President of Rochester Institute of Technology - Dubai

Dr. Al-Assaf had his PhD from Oxford University and leadership training from Cornell University. He is a widely published and academic and senior education management professional with extensive international experience.

He is currently President of Rochester Institute of Technology- Dubai, a leading not for profit international branch of RIT Rochester, New York. RIT Dubai University is established in conjunction with the Dubai Government in Dubai Silicon Oasis. Prior to this he was Dean of the College of Engineering at the American University of Sharjah where he was one of the founding members of the electrical engineering and computer engineering programs.   
During his tenure at RIT Dubai, he has ensured that the university plays a major role in the ecosystem of Dubai Silicon Oasis and supporting the achievements of Dubai vision. Introduced a number of new programs, certifications and initiatives to meet the needs of public and technology partners including: Smart City Sciences, Data Analytics, Emerging Technologies, Corporate and Customer Happiness, Future Shaping, Computing Security and Sustainability among others.   

Dr. Al-Assaf's research focuses on using soft computing to model and control various industrial, business and medical systems. Applications include materials modeling and classification, prostheses control, industrial quality control and optimization.  His industrial experience is in the areas of adaptive and predictive control, soft computing and industrial instrumentation and control.

Dr. Rashid Alleem

Chairman, SEWA

Dr. Rashid Alleem is ranked third among the 25 most influential CEOs in GCC and is considered one of the 100 most influential CEOs in the Middle East. He is a passionate writer; an environmentalist; a sought-after thought leader; the creator of Critical Thinking, a unique blend of “critical and lateral” thinking; and an internationally respected transformational leader. The founder of Alleem Knowledge Center, Dr. Alleem is a dynamic leader who has worked with prestigious governmental, semi-governmental, and nonprofit organizations. He is an entrepreneur par excellence with a flair for effective, strategic decision-making by means of innovative thinking. Dr. Rashid was recognized as “The Knowledge Ambassador of the UAE” by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum—the Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and ruler of the Emirate of Dubai—and as “Environmentalist of the Year 2012” by the fourth Prime Minister of Malaysia, Dr. Mahathir Mohamad. He has also received the prestigious title of “The Ambassador of Peace & Happiness in the Arab World” by VOK.

Aiming to improve social, economic, and environmental living conditions worldwide and helping to improve the quality of life for hundreds of millions who have not yet seen the benefits of sustainable development and inclusive growth, he has written four books on the topic of sustainability: My Green Journey in Hamriyah; Sustainability: The Fourth Wave of Economy; I Am Committed: 17 Global Goals; and Alleem Sustainable Development Goals.  

 

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