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ASDF Headquarters has now announced the new set of Office Bearers Arab Region which will be headed by Fekry Fouad Mohammed Ahmed from 2015 to 2020. Officially announced by the ASDF International President and directed by Office of the International Secretary.
Association of Scientists, Developers and Faculties incepted in 2010 has now landed in Arab region with full fledge from January 2015. The Governing Council under the leadership of visionary leader Pr. Dr. Anbuoli Parthasarathy has unanimously selected the office bearers of ASDF Arab Region which has got resolved in the board with fullest support. The span of the office bearers from 2015 to 2020 of the Arab Region will be headed by Dr. Fekry Fouad Mohammed Ahmed who is a senior academician with decades of teaching experiences across the world.
This Arab Region consists of all the Arab states including Qatar, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman, Arab League, Lebanon, Libya, Iraq, Algeria, Jordan, Tunisia, Egypt, Morocco, Palestine, Syria, Sudan, Mauritania, Yemen, Djibouti, Comoros and Somalia. The International Secretary Kokula Krishna Hari Kunasekaran has delegated his powers of signing the Industrial, Research, University and Academic Institutes Memorandum of Understandings to the Arab Region Secretary Ghassan Yassine which needs to witness by the Arab Region President Dr. Fekry Fouad Mohammed Ahmed.
The President of ASDF Arab Region for the tenure 2015 to 2020 Dr. Fekry Fouad Mohammed Ahmed has more than 30 years of experience in academia as well as professional discipline that go around the enterprise architecture that its core competencies include expertise strategic and technical planning, policy development, capital planning and investment control, change management, systems engineering and architectural design, business process reengineering, and largescale program management. Prior to this he worked as Enterprise Architecture consultant of multinational entities. His research interest include: non-profit organization digital strategic planning using artificial intelligent tools. He received her M.Sc in Computer Science from Wittfield University, Wittfield Alabama State, USA and PhD from Alabama State University, Wittfield Alabama State, USA.
The Vice-President of ASDF Arab Region for the tenure 2015 to 2020 Dr. Manal Abdulaziz Abdullah is a Associate Professor in Computer Science Department from Faculty of Computing and Information Technology FCIT at King Abdulaziz University, KAU. She has more than Fourteen years of teaching and more than twenty years’ experience in Industry. She has serving a consultant of Ministry of Military Production since 1995 to 1997. She has appreciated from Ministry of Higher Education, Saudi Arabia for participation in the arbitration of student’s participation in the fourth scientific conference of higher education and received Excellence Honour Award from Faculty of Computing and Information Technology at King Abdulaziz University, KAU. She received her M.Sc in Computer and System Engineering from Ain Shams University and PhD from Computer and System Engineering from Ain Shams University.
The Secretary of ASDF Arab Region for the tenure 2015 to 2020 Ghassan Yassine is a Free-Lance Consultant from Business Development. He has more than Fifteen years of Free-Lance Consultant from Business Development. He has Expert on active workforce market business systems and regional development employment restructuring in enterprises, Vocational Education and Training, working conditions including ICT issues and Expert on Regional Development Agencies, organization, structures, resources allocation, program implementation and monitoring, etc. He has Experience in project management and Team Leadership. He has member in Business Analysis Body of Knowledge, Information System Audit and Control Agency, Microsoft partner through MIT.
The Treasurer of ASDF Arab Region for the tenure 2015 to 2020 Dr. Eisa Yeslam BA-Eisa is a General Manager from Al Jouf Cement Co. Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. He has Board Member of new Precast Company, Chairman of Steering Committee, Arab Union for Cement & Material Building and Committee Member of Saudi Cement. He has previously working in General Director from Tabuk Cement Co. Tabuk, Saudi Arabia since 2009 to 2013. He has excellent knowledge about Cost Reduction in any strategic project, Effective Team Work, Technical Studies, Safety and Environmental Control.
The new council has decided to concentrate on University and Government partnerships in establishing Joint Research Activities across the region. ASDF Arab would like to give a thrust to research activities across the region by taking up various research studies in all the areas. ASDF Arab will also undertake activities to encourage research and innovation within the industry and well as in academia / University. While initiation of ASDF Arab Leadership Series will facilitate exclusive interaction between the members of ASDF and industry leaders, at State / National / International level and in turn, provide a platform for exchange of experience and technical know-how, various events will enable the members to get acquainted with the future directions, trends, opportunities and learning across key sectors through lectures by some national & international industry stalwarts. Apart from that a series of learning and development events will also be organized for the senior leadership team of ASDF HQ & EI members such as CFOs / Finance Heads, CMOs / Marketing Heads, HR Heads, CIOs / CTOs / Technology Heads and other key functional heads of the organization.
In the mid of 2017 new events are also about to be rolled out which will happen annually at Arab region.
This kind of events will discuss the most relevant topics of the uptrends. The International Collaboration will enable the member organizations / bodies to participate in international delegations, both inward and outward, as well as meet people both – nationally and internationally. Schedule for all of these events will be finalized in due course.