Day 1 Agenda

8:00 - 9:00 Conference Registration
Opening & Keynote
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9:00 - 10:00 Opening Ceremony
10:00 - 10:15 Coffee Break 1
Session Chair : Prof. Mahmoud Abdel-Aty
Awal 2 & 3
10:15 - 10:55

Keynote speaker 1:

Environmentally-friendly machine learning

Prof. Tatiana Kalganova

10:55 - 11:35

Keynote speaker 2:

Virtual Cloudy, Foggy and Misty Computing Resource Allocation and Scheduling Perspectives (Virtual)

Prof. Helen D. Karatza

11:35 - 11:50 Coffee Break 2

Parallel Session 1: Social Implication of IT

(IEEE Bahrain Section SSIT Special Session)

Awal 2 - Hybrid

Session Chair: Mr. Hasan Abdalla

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Parallel Session 2: Cyber Security

Awal 3 - Hybrid

Session Chair: Mr. Khalifa Ahmed

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Parallel Session 3: IT Innovation


Session Chair: Dr. Baraa Sharef

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8420: Hybrid Education and Institutional Readiness (Physical)

Neesha Malik, Abdulghani Al-Hattami, Ismail Alam Elmahdi and Abdelmoneim Abusin

9314: The Era of Internet of Things: Towards better security using machine learning (Physical)

Husain Abdulla, Hamed Al-Raweshidy and Wasan Awad

1532: Baseline Estimation in Facial Pose Detection for AI Proctored Examinations through Convoluted Neural Networks (Virtual)

Abdelrahman Shata, Zineddine N. Haitaamar and Abdsamad Benkrid

12:20 - 12:50

9872: Investigating the Value of Using Emotionally Intelligent Artificial Conversational Agents to Carry out Assessments in Higher Education: Review

Sara Alaswad, Tatiana Kalganova and Wasan Awad

8214: Multi-Factor Authentication Modelling using Petri Nets: Review

Maryam Alawadhi and Dr. Wasan Awad

3407: Energy-Efficiency in Cloud Datacenters: A Survey

Maha Alghamdi, Ghaida Alsaab, Nada Alsunbol and Lamya Albraheem

12:50 - 13:20

1814: Programming courses Teaching methods Before, During, and After COVID-19 Pandemic

Jenan Moosa and Amirah Bahaaudeen

3071: Improving The Security of E-Exam Systems

Fatema Alnasser and Ali Elrashidi

5753: Negative Impact of Social Media Advertisements on Branding in Digital Marketing

Osasumwen Pamela Oriakhi, Aamir Amin and Sohail Safdar

13:20 - 13:50


Mohamed Mahmood Abdulkarim Mohamed Alsaeed and Sohail Safdar

192: Designing of Intrusion Detection System Using an Ensemble of Artificial Neural Network and Honey Badger Optimization Algorithm

Ramya Chinnasamy, Malliga Subramanian and Nandita Sengupta

2019: DEWA R&D Data Lake: Big Data Platform for Advanced Energy Data Analytics

Heba Yahia Youssef, Mohammad Ashfaque, and Jayakumar V. Karunamurthy

13:50 - 14:20

6451: Sterilization Robotic Approach in Hospitals: Case Study at King Hamad University Hospital Bahrain

Anwar Al-Mofleh, Mohamed Alseddiqi, Osama Najam, Budoor Almannaei and Leena Albalooshi

5943: Social Engineering via Personality Psychology - Bypassing Users Based on Their Personality Pattern To Raise Security Awareness

Abdulateef Al-Bustani, Abdul Karim Almutairi, Abdullah Alrashed and Abdul Wahab Muzaffar

9465: Towards an approach for weaving ODRL into RBAC

Aisha Saif Alshamsi, Zakaria Maamar and Mohammad-Amin Kuhail

14:20 - 16:00 Lunch Break

Parallel Session 4: IT Innovation

Awal 2 - Hybrid

Session Chair: Dr. Jenan Moosa

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Parallel Session 5: Knowledge Engineering and Discovery

Awal 3 - Hybrid

Session Chair: Dr. Suresh Subramanian

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Parallel Session 6: Decision Support Systems


Session Chair: Dr. Subhashini Bhaskaran

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16:00 - 16:30

1517: Determining Linguistic Features of Hate Speech from 2016 Philippine Election-Related Tweets

Raphael Christen K. Enriquez and Maria Regina Justina E. Estuar

3212: A Knowledge Management Framework for Presales Operations in High-Technology Companies

Mohammed Abdelaziz, Tarek Khalil and Mohamed Awny

580: Improving Recommendation System by using a knowledge Graph Database for Maintenance of Rolling Stock

Vinod Subramanian, Jayakumar V. Karunamurthy and Balaji Ramachandran

16:30 - 17:00

6292: A Study of Machine Learning Techniques based on Human Daily Living Activities via Inertial Sensors

Zaid Mustafa

4566: A Systematic Literature Review of Blockchain for Higher Education

Faton Kabashi, Halil Snopce, Azir Aliu, Artan Luma and Lamir Shkurti

2142: Deep Learning Based An Optimized Predictive Academic Performance Approach

Abdulla Almahdi and Baraa Sharef

17:00 - 17:30

1697: Resistant to Technology and Digital Banking Behavior Among Jakarta’s Generation Z

Michael Christian, Henilia Yulita, Yustinus Yuniarto, Suryo Wibowo, Eko Indriyarti and Sunarno Sunarno


Souraneel Chattoraj and Tatiana Kalganova

9291: Exploring The Role of Big Data Algorithm Recommendation in Smart Cities- Taking Book recommendation As an Example

Yijia Cheng, Hao Chen, Lu Xu, Kunhao Chen, Xiaofan Wang and Zhengdong Huang

17:30 - 18:00

2170: Hardware doppler shift emulation and compensation for LoRa LEO satellite communication

Vinod Subramanian, Jayakumar V. Karunamurthy and Balaji Ramachandran

4510: Semantic-based Job Recommendation Framework Using OWL Ontology

Eman Alkhammash

4594: Parallel Self Organizing Neural Network (PSONN) Prediction of Water Saturation in Carbonate Reservoir

Ghareb Hamada, Abdurafeeb Gathe and Abas Khudefi