ICBM 2023 ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

PATRON

PROF. DR. ZUBAIR A. SHAIKH (PRESIDENT/VICE-CHANCELLOR MAJU)
Affiliation: Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Karachi
Official Email: zubair.shaikh@jinnah.edu
Area of Expertise: Mobile Agents, Adhoc Networks, Ubiquitous Computing, User Experience Usability, Human Machine Interaction, Ontology, Distance Learning.

Prof. Dr. Zubair Ahmed Shaikh is currently the President/Vice-Chancellor at Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Karachi. He holds a PhD from Polytechnic University, New York, United States. He has served as founding Dean at Isra University, Dean of University of Huddersfield, UK’s franchise program in Karachi and also as Dean and Director of FAST National University and DHA Suffa University. He is also an elected Member of Governing Body of Pakistan Engineering Council in Computer Engineering.
Dr. Zubair has held key strategic and academic leadership positions, establishing research centers and leading engineering, technology and educational projects for various companies. He is a profound name and an acclaimed technologist who has worked as Google Scientist in addition to his services as Senior IT Consultant for Wall Street and other national and international organizations of repute. His countless achievements and remarkable services to the higher education sector made him an asset for Mohammad Ali Jinnah University.

CONFERENCE CHAIR

DR. HINA FATIMA
Affiliation: Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Karachi
Official Email: hina.fatima@jinnah.edu
Area of Expertise: Development Economics, Agricultural Economics, Econometrics, Efficiency Analysis.

Dr. Hina Fatima received Master of Economics from Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi, Master of Philosophy from International Islamic University, Islamabad, PhD from Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi and PhD research Fellowship from West Texas A&M University, USA.  She is one of the key editorial members of Jinnah Business & Economic Research Journal and the Editor of Jinnah Research Bulletin. Currently, she is serving as Associate professor and Associate dean at Faculty of Business Administration at Mohammad Ali Jinnah University.

GENERAL CHAIRS

DR. JUNAID REHMAN SHAIKH

BE (Pakistan), MEM (Australia), MBA (Australia), PhD (Australia)
P.ENG (Australia), MAPE (Australia), MPMI (USA), MAIS (USA), MASIS&T (USA)

Affiliation: Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Karachi
Official Email: junaid.rehman@jinnah.edu
Area of Expertise: Intellectual Capital & Knowledge Management, Strategic HRM, Technology & Innovation Management, Leadership & Emotional Intelligence, Project Management, Systems Engineering, Disaster Risk Reduction, Higher Education Policy Development.

Dr. Junaid is a faculty member and currently leading the MS (Project Management) Program at Mohammad Ali Jinnah University (MAJU), Karachi. He is also the CEO of Knowledge360, a Career Management, Education & Training Consultancy. He completed his PhD on a fully-funded Australian government RTP scholarship. While previously serving as Director (ORIC) at MAJU, he conceived and introduced first of its kind concept called “ORICOMETER”, a performance monitoring and showcasing tool/dashboard for ORICs of Pakistani Universities. Dr. Junaid has more than 14 years of national and international experience that spreads across multiple industries as Federal Government Officer, Academic, Project Manager, Researcher and Consultant. He is a HEC & British Council Certified Research Grants Management Specialist and Trainer. He has served at Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan, wherein he facilitated cutting-edge research through research journal grants and policy regulations in the universities of Pakistan. At University of Technology, Sydney, he served as an Academic and taught technology management and research writing subjects at postgraduate level. Dr. Junaid has travelled to more than 25 countries for the purpose of international exchange and research collaboration, and has presented his research at leading international conferences held in Japan, USA, UK, Australia, Poland & Italy. He has 22 publications which include 2 books and 20 Research Journal/A-ranked Conference Papers. He has attained a cumulative WoS impact factor of more than 35 during the past 3 years period, with one of his recent papers published in a high impact factor journal (Journal of Information Management, WoS I.F: 18.95, QI). He is also a Reviewer in leading Q1 impact factor Journals. Besides, in recognition of his academic achievements, he was conferred upon “Star Laureate Award”, “Accomplish Award” and “SSA Australia Academic Excellence Award”.

DR. NAUMAN ZAHEER
Affiliation: Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Karachi
Official Email: nauman. zaheer@jinnah.edu
Area of Expertise: Digital Marketing, Consumer Behavior, Marketing Analytics Mobile Advertising, Technology Acceptance

Dr. Nauman Zaheer is an Assistant Professor of Marketing and Head of Business School at the Faculty of Business Administration, Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Karachi. Dr. Nauman completed his PhD in marketing communication from University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. Currently, he is teaching various courses on marketing research and consumer behavior.

OTHER SUPPORT COMMITTEES

General Coordination Committee

• Mr. Ahmed Akhter
• Mr. Muhammad Asim Ansari
• Ms. Hira Farman

Poster Presentation Committee

• Ms. Zartashia Imran
• Mr. Khushnood Khalid
• Mr. Baber Qalbani

Media and Publicity Committee

• Mr. Ali Nasir
• Mr. Arif Ali Jalbani
• Mr. Zakir Tajamul
• Mr. Mohammad Naeem

Accounts Committee

• Mr. Muhammad Faisal Khan
• Mr. Muhammad Asim Ansari

IT & Technical Support Committee

• Mr. Muhammad Rashid Khan
• Mr. Shahbaz Abdullah
• Mr. Sultan Ali
• Mr. Aish Siddiqui

Registrations and Admin Support Committee

• Mr. Mirza Naveed Baig
• Mr. Muhammad Rashid Khan
• Mr. Faisal Hussain