Tamer ABUHMED

Topic: Biomedical application of Deep learning

Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, South Korea

Dr. Tamer ABUHMED is an assistant professor in the Department of computer science and engineering at Sungkyunkwan University since September 2019. He got a Ph.D. degree from the School of Information Technology and Communication, at INHA University in August 2012. His advisor was Professor DaeHun Nyang, and he was a member of the Information Security Research Lab (ISRL). Tamer main research interests are 1) Information Security, including the design and analysis of algorithms and protocols for user authentication, software security, adversarial machine learning, and network security. 2) Computer-aided design and diagnosis methods for biomedical applications.

Mohamed Lamine Kherfi

Topic: Deep Learning for image classification

Kasdi Merbah University , Ouargla , Algeria

Mohammed Lamine Kherfi is a Professor within the Department of Computer Science and Information Technology, Ouargla University, Algeria. Between 2005 and 2013, he was a Professor within the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières, Canada. Dr. Kherfi received the B.S. degree in computer science from the Institut National d’Informatique INI, Algeria, in 1997, and the M.Sc. and the Ph.D. degrees in computer science from the Université de Sherbrooke, Canada, in 2002 and 2004, respectively. His research interests include Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Image Search Engines, and Artificial Intelligence in general. He has published about 50 refereed papers in international journals and conferences, has served many times as an invited speaker, and supervised many doctoral students. He has served as the head of LAMIA Laboratory, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières. He has been on the technical program committee of more than 25 international conferences and serves regularly as a reviewer for many international journals including some IEEE Transactions. Dr. Kherfi is the recipient of six scholarships and awards from the Université de Sherbrooke, and from the INI. He requested an invention patent in 2003, and received the Quebec FQRNT excellence postdoctoral fellowship in 2005. He is a finalist of OCTAS 2004: Best technological inventions in information technology of the province of Quebec.

Salim Bitam

Topic: Internet of vehicles (IoV): architecture, protocoles, and challenges

Mohamed khider University, Biskra, Algeria

Salim Bitam (s.bitam@univ-biskra.dz) is a full professor of Computer Science and a vice rector responsible of post-graduation training and scientific research at the University of Biskra, Algeria. He received an Engineer degree in computer science from the University of Constantine, Algeria, his Master's and Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Biskra, and a Doctorate of Sciences (Habilitation) diploma from the Higher School of Computer Science - ESI, Algiers, Algeria. His main research interests are vehicular ad hoc networks, cloud computing, and bio-inspired methods for routing and optimization. He has to his credit more than 40 publications in journals, books, and conferences, for which he has received two best paper awards. He has served as an editorial board member and a reviewer of several journals for IEEE, Elsevier, Wiley, and Springer, and on the technical program committees of several international conferences (IEEE GLOBECOM, IEEE ICC, IEEE/RSJ IROS, and others).

Mohamed Tayeb Laskri

Topic: Les Hypermedias éducatifs adaptatifs au profile de l'apprenant

Badji Mokhtar University, Annaba, Algeria

Mohamed Tayeb Laskri obtained a 3rd cycle doctorate on computer science (France, 1987). He obtained his PhD degree from the Annaba University (Algeria, 1995). Now, he is a Full Professor at University of Annaba, where Its research takes the reasoning in artificial intelligence like field of application privileged in particular in the image processing, the multi-agents systems, the engineering of the Human-machine interfaces and the Natural Language Processing.

Mohamed Amine Ferrag

Topic: blockchain technology and AI for Cyber Security

Guelma University, Algeria

Dr. Mohamed Amine Ferrag received the Bachelor's degree (June, 2008), Master's degree (June, 2010), Ph.D. degree (June, 2014), and HDR degree (April 2019) from Badji Mokhtar- Annaba University, Algeria, all in Computer Science. Since October 2014, he is an assistant professor at the Department of Computer Science, Guelma University, Algeria. His research interests include wireless network security, network coding security, and applied cryptography.