Oman International Conference on Big Data and Smart City (ICBDSC) 2016, March 15-16

The conference, that will take place in the capital of the Arab Emirate of Oman, Muscat, is organized by the Middle East College, with the collaboration of organisations like the University of Barcelona or the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEE).

Would you like to know more details about how is evolving the Smart City and Big Data sectors in Middle East? Then you should save the date for  this conference, that will reveal some key messages about the future cities and technologies in the zone.

Download the conference official brochure

What´s the purpose of the event?

As the organization says, the main objective is “to bring together researchers, designers, developers and practitioners interested in the advances and applications in the field of smart cities, green information and communication technologies, sustainability, energy aware systems and technologies to realize smart communities of the future“.

Keynote Speakers

profmartinProf. Martin Curley / Vice President and Senior Principal Engineer, and also Director of Intel Labs Europe at Intel Corporation
proflatifProf. Latif LadidChair, IEEE ComSoc TCsub Internet of Things, Emeritus Trustee-Internet Society – ISOC, Senior Researcher @ SnT – University of Luxembourg on multiple European Commission Next Generation Technologies IST Projects.
gillesGilles Betis / Leads the Urban Life and Mobility action line of EIT Digital (https://www.eitdigital.eu/innovation-entrepreneurship/urban-life-mobility/) and is chair of the IEEE Smart Cities Initiative, and member of the French IEEE Section, Region 8
dr-20aliDr Ali Al Shidhani / Director of ICT Research, The Research Council, Sultanate of Oman
profthomasProf. Thomas Anderson / Engaged in several international projects linking Big Data, Smart Cities and trusted e-services to innovation and strengthened user control in digital communication.
profmanuelManuel Sanromà / Ph.D. in Physics, University of Barcelona 1982, CIO of Barcelona City Council
profmahmoudProf. Mahmoud Daneshmand / Professor of Business Intelligence & Analytics at Howe School of Technology Management as well as Department of Computer Science of Schaefer School of Engineering & Science at Stevens Institute of Technology

 

Do you want more information? Just go to http://mec.edu.om/conf2016/index.html

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