Organization Team

Organization Team of ESMoC 2021 - An International Conference

ESMoC 2021 is first edition of a series of International conference organized by the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia and Department of Computer Science and Department of Software Engineering of Faculty of Computing, The Islamia University of Bahawalpur. This conference focuses on the modern challenges in modelling and engineering software and applications specifically related to modern needs such as challenges in software and applications having intellignece and learning capabilities; challenges in software and applications having security and privacy controls; challenges in softwares and applications for real-time and embedded systems; challenges in engineering of softwares for emergency and distratous situations; challenges in engineering software and applications for communciation, social media and continuous integration; challenges in engineering softwares and applications for Industry 4.0, etc.

The organization team of ESMoC 2021 international webinsar is:

Dr. Athar Mahboob

Engr. Prof. Dr. Athar Mahboob (T.I.)

Vice Chancellor, IUB

Honorary Chair, ESMoC 2021

Engr. Prof. Dr. Athar Mahboob (Tamgha-e-Imtiaz), Vice Chancellor, the Islamia University of Bahawalpur. He also served as Vice Chancellor of Khawaja Fareed University of Engineering and Information Technology Rahim Yar Khan. He is an academic leader par excellence having 25 years of experience in teaching, research and industrial projects in various prestigious institutions in Pakistan and abroad. He got his PhD in Electrical Engineering from National University of Science and Technology and obtained BS and MS degrees from Florida State University USA. Dr. Athar Mahboob founded Ibn Khaldun Systems in 2005 and has undertaken more than 100 industrial projects in the financial, manufacturing, services and defense sectors. He was decorated with Tamgha-e-Imtiaz by Government of Pakistan in 2012.

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Dr. Imran Sarwar Bajwa

Chairman, Computer Science, IUB

Program Chair, ESMoC 2021

Dr. Bajwa is Associate Professor and Chairman at Department of Computer Science & AI in Islamia University Bahawalpur (IUB). Before this, he got PhD in modelling and engineering of Intelligent systems from University Birmingham, UK. He is HEC approved PhD supervisor and leader of Artificial Intelligence research group at IUB. His major research interests are Intelligent System, Internet of Things (IoT) and Machine learning. He has guest edited various special issues in JCR journals such as Computer & Electrical Engineering (Elsevier), J. Universal Computer Science (Springer), Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments (IoS), Int. Journal of Distributed Sensors Networks (Sage), etc. He has been General Chair of ICDIM 2013, INTECH 2016, INTAP 2018, INTAp 2019 and INTAP 2020 (NTNU, Norway). He has more than 150 research publications and edited 6 books with IGI Global, Springer, etc..

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Dr. Rafaqut Kazmi

HoD, Software Egnineering, IUB

Program Co-Chair, ESMoC 2021

Dr. Rafaqat Kazmi got his Ph.D. from University Technology Malaysia in 2017. He won two time International Doctral Fellowship (IDF) duing his PhD in UMT, Malaysia. He had also won a full PhD scholarship from Ministery Science Malayisa. He is the member of Mlayisian Testing Board and Malayisian Software Engineering Congress. Currently, He is working in the Faculty of Computing , Department of Software Engineering, The Islamia University of Bahawalpur. He is department Head and Deputy Director Quality Enhancement Cell (QEC). He is Co-Chair of ICoS (International Confrence on Computing for Society) and publication chair of INTAP (International Conference on Intelligent Technologies and Applications) confrences.The research intrusts include software testing, Agile, IoT, and Cloud Computing.

ESMoC 2021 has constituted a program committee of experienced researchers and acadamicians all over the world. Following are the respected members of ESMoC 2021 and Special Issue oprogram committee:

Program Chairs

Dr. Dayang Norhayati A. Jawawi
University Technology Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia

Dr. Behzad Bordbar
University of Birmingham, UK

Dr. Imran Sarwar Bajwa
Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Pakistan

Program Co-Chairs

Dr. Imran Ghani
Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA

Dr. Rafaqat Kazmi
Department of Software Engineering, IUB, Paksitan

Dr. Fairouz Kamareddine
Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK

Members of Technical Program Committee

Adel Al-Jumaily, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Adina Florea. University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romaina
Adriano V. Werhli, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Brazil
Agostino Poggi, Università degli Studi di Parma, Italy
Ales Zamuda, University of Maribor, Slovenia
Ali H. Sodhro, University of Lyon-2, France
Alexander Gelbukh, National Polytechnic Institute, Mexico
Amin Beheshti, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Anand Nayyar, Duy Tan University, Vietnam
António Luís Lopes, Instituto Universitário De Lisboa, Portugal
Anna Helena Reali Costa, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Alvaro Rubio-Largo, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, Portugal
Asif Baba, Tuskegee University, Alabama Area, USA
Auxiliar Pedro Quaresma, University of Coimbra, Portgal
Aurora Ramírez, University of Córdoba, Spain
Barbara Ongaro, Liceo Alessandro Greppi, Milan, Italy
Bahram Amini, Foulad Institute of Technology, Malaysia
Bernard Moulin, Université Laval, Canada
Bujor Pavaloiu, Universitatea Politehnica din București, Romania
Carl James Debono, University of Malta, Malta
Carlos Filipe da Silva Portela, University of Minho, Portugal
Costin Badica, University of Craiova, Romania
Chenxi Huang, Tongji University, China
Chrisa Tsinaraki, European Commission - Joint Research Center, Greece
Cyril de Runz, Université de Reims Champagne-Ardenne, France
Dan Cristea, Faculty of Computer Science - UAIC, Romania
Di Wu, North Dakota State University, USA
Dion Goh Hoe Lian, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Dong W. Kim, Inha Technical College, South Korea
Elias Kyriakides, KIOS Research Center, Cyprus
Eric Matson, Purdue University, United States
Emanuele Principi, Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy
Fairouze Kammurdinne, Heriot-Watt University, Scotland
Farshad Fotouhi, Wayne State University, Michigan, USA
Francesca Alessandra LISI, Universita' degli Studi di Bari, Italy
Gazi Erkan BOSTANCI, Ankara University, Turkey
Gerald Schaefer, Loughborough University, UK
Gianluca Reali, University of Perugia, Italy
Gianluigi Ferrari, Università degli studi di Parma, Italy
Giuseppe Boccignone, University of Milan, Italy
Grigore Stamatescu, Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania
Hichem Omrani, GEODE department, CEPS/INSTEAD, Luxembourg
Harald Kosch, University of Passau, Germany
Haralambos Mouratidis, University of Brighton, UK
Hazart Ali, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Abbotabad
Honghao Gao, Shanghai University, China
Icsabel De La Torre Díez, University of Valladolid, Spain
Imran Memon, Zhejiang University, China
Jan Platos, VŠB-TU Ostrava, Czech Republic
Jamal Bentahar, Concordia University, USA
Janusz Wielki, Politechnika Opolska, Poland
Jolanta Mizera-Pietraszko, Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland
José Carlos Coelho Martins Fonseca, University of Coimbra, Portugal
José Moreira, Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal
José Fonesca, IPG- Politécnico da Guarda, Portugal
José Torres, Universidade Fernando Pessoa, Portugal
Juan Carlos Nieves, Umeå universitet, Sweden
Juha Röning, University of Oulu, Finland
Jurek Z. Sasiadek, Carleton University, Canada
Kiran Raja, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
Khurram Shehzad, University of Punjab, Lahore
Luis Álvarez Sabucedo, Universidade de Vigo, Spain
Luis Fernandez Luque, Salumedia, Sevilla, Spain
Luis Iribarne, University of Almería, Spain
Luis Jimenez Linares,  Escuela Superior de Informática, Spain
Luis Rodríguez Benítez, niversidad de Castilla-la Mancha, Spain
Mariachiara Puviani, Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
Marko Hölbl, University of Maribor, Slovenia
Maxime Morge, Université de Lille, France
M. R. Spruit, Universiteit Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Muhammed Cinsdikici, ComVIS Lab (Computer VISion Lab), Turkey
Muhammad Sarfraz, Kuwait University, Kuwait
Marcin Pietron, AGH, University in Kraków, Poland
Mariachiara Puviani, Universitá di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
Maria C. Nicoletti,  Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil
Marjan Mernik, University of Maribor, Slovenia
Monireh Ebrahimi, Wright State University Ohio, USA
Muhammad Taimoor Khan, RISC Software GmbH, Austria
Natalia Bilici, Université du Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Pavel Skrabanek, Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
Pamini Thangarajah, Mount Royal University, Canada
Pedro Quaresma, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Paulo Urbano, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Preben Hansen, The Swedish Institute of Computer Science, Sweden
Rafaqut Kazmi, Islamia Univeristy, Bahawalpur, Pakistan
Ramoni Lasisi, Virginia Military Institute, USA
Rashid Ali, Yeungnam University, South Korea
Raymond Wong, The University of New South Wales, Australia
Ravi Jhawar, SaToSS - Université du Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Riaz-ul-Amin, Islamia Univeristy, Bahawalpur, Pakistan
Ricardo Campos, Instituto Politécnico de Tomar, Portugal
Riawan Khan, NTNU, Norway
Rodríguez García Daniel, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain
Roslina Binti Salleh, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia
Rung Ching Chen, Chaoyang University of Technology, Taiwan
Ryszard Tadeusiewicz, AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland
Roland Traunmüller. University of Linz, Austria
Ruggero Donida Labati, Universita' degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Salim Malik, Federation University, Australia
Samir B. Belhaouri, University VT, Saudi Arabia
Silvia Parusheva, University of Econimics - Varna, Balgaria
Shamsul Islam, Edith Cowan University (ECU), Australia
Shaohua Wan, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, China
Smaranda Belciug, University of Craiova, Romania
Soheila Abrishami, Florida State University, USA
Stefan Schulz, Medical University of Graz, Austria
Stefka Stoyanova Fidanova, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
Taimoor Khan, University of Surrey, United Kingdom
Tara Yahya, University of Kurdistan-Hewler, Iraq
Tatjana Sibalija, Belgrade Metropolitan University, Serbia
Thepchai Supnithi, Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology, Thailand
Thierry Badard, Université Laval, Québec, Canada
Tomislav Stipancic, FMENA Zagreb, Croatia
Václav Snášel, Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic
Vilem Novak, University of Ostrava, Czech Republic
Vicente Garcia Diaz, University of Oviedo, Spain
Vladimir Filipović, University of Belgrade, Russia
Weronika T. Adrian, University of Calabria, Italy
Wie Wie, Xi'an University of Technogoly, China
William B. Grosky, University of Michigan-Dearborn, USA
Yap Bee Wah, Unversiti Teknolohgi MARA, Malaysia
Yasushi Kambayashi, Nippon Institute of Technology, Japan
Zbynek Raida, Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic

Zeljka Car, University of Zagreb, FER, Croatia