Programme & Committee


STEPS 2019 Honorary General Chair

Prof. Rafid Al-Khaddar, LJMU, UK

Academics Advisory Board

  • Prof. Ayad G. Ismaeel (President of Al-Kitab University, Iraq)
  • Prof. Sabeeh L. Farhan (Vice Chancellor of Wasit University, Iraq)
  • Prof. Shaker Abd Al-Salam Ne’ama (Vice Chancellor of Basrah University, Iraq)
  • Prof. Andy Shaw (Head of Built Environment and Sustainable Technologies Research Institute, UK)
  • Prof. Kahtan Hadi Hussein, University of Babylon, Iraq (Vice Chancellor of University of Babylon, Iraq)
  • Prof. Laith A. AbdulRahaim, University of Babylon, Iraq

STEPS2019 General Chair

TBC

Conference Series Chairs

  • Prof. Dhiya Al-Jumeily (Founder of STEPS Conference Series)
  • Prof. Adel  Al- Al-Baghdadi (University of Kufa)

Early Career Researchers Conference Series Chairs

  • Dr. Khalid Safaa Hashim (founder of STEPS Conference Series), UK
  • Dr. Patryk Kot, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
  • Dr. Salah l. Farhan, Wasit University, Iraq
  • •Dr. Saleem Ethaib Mohammed, University of Thi-Qar, Iraq

TPC Chairs & Co-Chair

  • Assist Prof. Dr. Abbas Al-Hdabi, Kufa University, Iraq
  • Assist Prof. Dr. Anas Y. Al Hayawi, Tikrit University. Tikrit, Iraq

Publicity Chair

  • Dr. Mohammed Ibrahim, Al-Maarif University, Iraq
  • Dr. Mohamed Mahyoub, LJMU, UK

International Steering Committee Chair

  • Prof. Jamila Mustafina, Russia
  • Dr Thar Baker, LJMU, UK
  • Dr. Shakir Al-busaltan, University of Kerbala, Iraq

International Steering Committee

  • Prof. Abdulla Al Ani, Canada
  • Prof. Aura Conci, Brazil
  • Prof. Chan Gook Park, Korea
  • Prof. Duc Pham, UK
  • Prof. Hussain Al-Ahmad, UAE
  • Prof. Ivan Ermolov, Russia
  • Prof. I. E. Ivanov, Bulgaria
  • Prof. Ibrahim Al-Jumaili, Iraq
  • Prof. Madjid Merabti, UAE
  • Prof. Mudhafar Al-Jarrah, Jordan
  • Prof. Marley Maria B.R. Vellasco, Brazil
  • Prof. Rozaida Ghazali, Malaysia
  • Prof. Roxana Radvan, Romania
  • Prof. Raouf Naguib, UK
  • Prof. Subir Kumar Saha, India
  • Dr. Nizar Bouguila, Canada
  • Dr. Fanny Klett, Germany
  • Dr. Majeed Sofian, UK
  • Dr. Naeem Radi, UAE
  • Mr. Andrew Michaelson, UK

Technical Program Committee

  • Prof. Bill Kapralos, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada
  • Prof. Azad Ali, Eberly College of Business and Information Technology, USA
  • Prof. Bruce R. Maxim, University of Michigan-Dearborn, USA
  • Prof. Abdennour El Rhalibi, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
  • Prof. Diane Meehan, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
  • Prof. Ahmed Jameel, Ahlia University, Bahrain
  • Prof. Alaa H. Wadi, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Prof. Jabbar H. albaidhani, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Prof. A. Taleb-Bendiab, Curtin University, Australia
  • Prof. Steven Furnell, University of Plymouth, UK
  • Prof. Scott Goodwin, University of Windsor, Canada
  • Prof. Shun-Yun Hu, National Central University, Taiwan
  • Prof. S. D. Katebi, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran
  • Prof. Sabah Mushatat, Ajman University of Science & Tech., UAE
  • Prof. P. Thangavel, University of Madras, India
  • Prof. John Goulermas, University of Liverpool, UK
  • Prof. Majid Al-Taee, University of Liverpool, UK
  • Prof. Mislav Grgic, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Prof. David Al-Dabass, Nottingham Trent University, UK
  • Prof. Komla Folly, University of Cape Town, South Africa
  • Prof. Ioannis Lygouras, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
  • Prof. Isam Khudhair Hamzah, University of Anbar, Iraq
  • Prof. Fawzi Al-Naima, Nahrain University, Iraq
  • Prof. Sadik Kamel Gharghan, Middel Technical University, Iraq
  • Prof. Terrence Fernando, Salford University, UK
  • Prof. Talib Damij, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Prof. Yoshihiro Okada, Kyushu University, Japan
  • Prof. Zarko Cucej, University of Maribor, Slovenia
  • Prof. Zuhair A. Al-Wahab, University of Kerbala, Iraq
  • Dr. Brian Winn, Michigan State University, USA
  • Dr. Cinly Ooi, Cambridge University, UK
  • Dr. Christian Reimann, University of Paderborn, Germany
  • Dr. Farath Arshad, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
  • Dr. Faycal Bouhafs, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Dr. Fiaz Hussain, University of Bedfordshire, UK
  • Dr. Gregor Rozinaj, Slovak University of Technology, Slovakia
  • Dr. Huda Al Jobori, Ahlia University, Bahrain
  • Dr. Hasan Ali Muter, University of Anbar, Iraq
  • Dr. Jian J Zhang, Bournemouth University, UK
  • Dr. Jean Vanderdonckt, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium
  • Dr. Jennifer Jenson, York University, Canada
  • Dr. Jon Timmis, University of York, UK
  • Dr. Kalman Fazekas, Technical University of Budapest, Hungary
  • Dr. Khaled Shaalan, The British University in Dubai (BUiD), UAE
  • Dr. K. G. Subramanian, Universiti Sains Malaysia
  • Dr. Leandro Balladares, Computer Research Center of the IPN, Mexico
  • Dr. Lilia Kakaradova, Zayed University, UAE
  • Dr. Mohammed Al-Jumaily, France
  • Dr. Mark Barrett-Baxendale, Liverpool Hope University, UK
  • Dr. Mohamed Mousa Alzawi, AlKwarizmi International College, UAE
  • Dr. Mourad Oussalah, University of Birmingham, UK
  • Dr. Mushtaq Al-shaibani, Al-Mustansiriya University, Iraq
  • Dr. Nikolaos Harkiolakis, Hellenic American University, Greece
  • Dr. Omar K. Jasim, University of Fallujah, Iraq
  • Dr. Philippe Palanque, University Paul Sabatier, France
  • Dr. Patricia Trujillo, Fundación Santa Fe de Bogotá, Colombia
  • Dr. Rafael Bidarra, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
  • Dr. Robert S. Laramee, Swansea University, UK
  • Dr. Stephen Tang, Liverpool John Moores University, Malaysia
  • Dr. Tim Roden, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, USA
  • Dr. Zaid Muhi-al-daher, University of Nottingham, UK
  • Mr. Andy Laws, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
  • Mr. Glyn Hughes, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
  • Mrs. Jan Lunn, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
  • Mr. Rawaa Al-Jumeily, Belvedere British School, UAE

Early Career Researchers Technical Program Committee

  • Dr. Magomed Muradov, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
  • Dr. Michaela Gkantou, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
  • Dr. Isra’a Sadi Samaka, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Dr. Qais Kareem, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Dr. Ehab A. Hussein, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Dr. Hassnen Mosa Jafer, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Dr. Khalid S. Hashim, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Dr. Saleem Ethaib Mohammed, University of Thi-Qar, Iraq
  • Dr. Hayder Shanbara, Al-Muthana University, Iraq
  • Dr. Saif Salah Alquzweeni, the University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Dr. Rasha Alkizwini, the University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Dr. Ali S. Alfoudi, University of Al-Qadisiyah, Iraq
  • Dr. Haitham M. Aljebory, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Dr. Zaid Hameed Majeed, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Dr. Ibtehaj Taha Jawad, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Dr. Haider Mohammed Owaid, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Dr. Raad Kamel Hashim, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Dr. Yahya K. Al Temimi, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Mr. Ammar Shaker Mahmoud, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Mrs. Reham Saleem Alwash, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Miss. Farah Jabbar Hashim, Baghdad University , Iraq

Session Chairs

  • Prof. Jasim Mohammed Salman, University of Babylon, Iraq
  • Prof. Mustafa Balasim Dawood, University of Babylon, Iraq 
  • Prof. Mohammad Abid Muslim Altufaily, University of Babylon, Iraq 
  • Dr. Nesrin Jasim Al-Mansori, University of Babylon, Iraq 
  • Dr. Mohammed H. Aljefery, Liverpool John Moores University, UK 

Early Career Researchers Session Chairs

  • Dr. Kadhim Kh. Hashim, Al Qasim Green University, Iraq 
  • Dr. Hassnen Mosa Jafer, University of Babylon, Iraq