14th IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies

Nov 21-22, 2018, Organized by the Department of Computer Sciences, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan.

Keynote Speakers

Associate Professor Vallipuram Muthukkumarasamy

Dr. Vallipuram Muthukkumarasamy

BScEng (Peradeniya), PhD (Cambridge), MIEEE, MIET Group Leader Network Security Research – Institute for Integrated and Intelligent Systems School of Information and Communication Technology, Griffith University, Australia

Title: Dr. Vallipuram Muthukkumarasamy

Bio: Muthu obtained B.Sc. Eng. with 1st Class Hons. from University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka and obtained Ph.D. from Cambridge University, England. He is attached to School of Information and Communications Technology, Griffith University, Australia as an Associate Professor. His current research areas include investigation of security issues in wireless networks, sensor networks, trust management in MANETs, key establishment protocols and medical sensor networks. He established the Network Security research Group at the Institute for Integrated and Intelligent Systems at Griffith University and leading that Group. He has aslo been providing leadership to innovative learning and teaching practices as the Deputy Head of School. He has received a number of best teacher awards.

Dr. Ahmad Muqeem Sheri

Dr. Ahmad Muqeem Sheri

B.E. degree in computer software engineering from the National University of Science and Technology, Rawalpindi, Pakistan, and the M.S. degree in computer sciences from the Lahore University of Managementand Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan, in 2008. He was awarded Ph.D. degree in the School of Information and Communication, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Gwangju, South Korea.

Title: Dr. Ahmad Muqeem Sheri

Bio: Dr. Ahmad received the B.E. degree in computer software engineering from the National University of Science and Technology, Rawalpindi, Pakistan, and the M.S. degree in computer sciences from the Lahore University of Managementand Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan, in 2008. He was awarded Ph.D. degree in the School of Information and Communication, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Gwangju, South Korea. He has served as faculty in Fatima Jinnah Women University, NUST and GIST South Korea. He has worked in industry for more than 10 year in the field of dataware housing, bussiness intelligence, robotics and machine intelligence. He has published his research in top journals like Transactions of Industrial Electronics, and has international patent of Dual Memristor desing for Neuromorphic devices.

Currently he is the lead research professor for the autonomous driving team of GIST, South Korea. He oversees all the research and development efforts of autonomous vehicle development from design of hardware for control system to the machine learning stack and algorithms for autonomous missions. His primary research area these days is in meta learning of neural architectures to reduce computational costs as well as fusion of network outputs.