August 12th – 13th, 2020
Online Conference
Empowering Applied Informatics Research for Contemporary Technological Trends



Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohamad Hanif Md Saad
Deputy Director for Institute of IR4.0
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Assoc. Prof. Dr Mohamad Hanif Md Saad‘s passion is in R&D and Commercialization of Intelligent Systems. Dr. Mohamad Hanif and his team of dedicated engineers and system developers has successfully designed, developed and implemented more than 30 desktop and Cloud based Intelligent Systems for Government Agencies, MNCs and SMEs in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and United Arab Emirates. Dr Mohamad Hanif is currently an Associate Professor and Researcher in UKM where he leads the CAISER Complex Event Processing Platform development team, an industrial grade desktop and Cloud based platform that  can be used to develop  desktop and Cloud based Intelligent  Systems for industrial applications. He is also the current Deputy Director for Institute of IR4.0, UKM and the Technology Advisor to Enomatrix Solutions Sdn Bhd. Dr Mohamad Hanif is the winner of MOSTI’s Emerging Innovator Entrepreneur Award for Malaysia’s Commerciallization Year 2016 (MCY2016), UKM’s BITARA Pengkomersilan Award(2016) and UKM’s Anugerah Khas Kualiti – Pengkomersilan (2014).



Professor Dr. Rose Alinda binti Alias (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, KL)
  Azman Hashim International Business School (ABS)
Senior IT Associate Fellow, UTM Centre For ICT (CICT)
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Rose Alinda Alias is a Professor of Information Systems Management at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. She is currently Head of the Information and Service Systems Innovation (ISSI) Research Group at the UTM Azman Hashim International Business School (AHIBS), as well as Senior IT Associate Fellow at UTM Center for Information and Communications Technology (CICT). Prof Rose Alinda Alias is also the Founding President of the Persatuan Sistem Maklumat Malaysia (MyAIS) and President of Malaysia Chapter for the Association for Information Systems (AIS).
She was the Chairperson of the Malaysia Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) Task Force for Academic Programme Transformation for 4th Industrial Revolution in 2017, which developed Malaysia’s Future Ready Curriculum 4.0 Framework. She also headed the Data Analytics Project that developed the data warehouse and business intelligence dashboards for Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) of Malaysia in 2018-2019.



  • 12 August 2020 (Wednesday- Conference Day 1)
  • 0900 - 0910 Opening Remark
  • 0910 - 0925 Welcoming Speech - Conference Chair of AiIC2020
  • 0925 - 0940 Opening Ceremony - Dean of Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology, UPM
  • 0940 - 0950 Multimedia Presentation
  • 0950 - 1000 Photography session (via online platform)
  • 1000 - 1200 Keynote 1 : Cloud Based IOT Platform for Connected Intelligent Systems: Perspectives and Challenges (A.P. Dr. Mohamad Hanif Md Saad)
  • 1400 - 1545 Parallel sessions A1 & A2
  • 1545 - 1700 Parallel sessions B1 & B2
  • 13 August 2020 (Thursday- Conference Day 2)
  • 0830 - 0900 Registration
  • 0900 – 1100 Keynote 2 : Towards Curricular Reforms from COVID19 Pandemic Challenges and Opportunities (Prof. Dr. Rose Alinda Alias)
  • 1030 - 1230 Parallel session C1 & C2
  • 1400 - 1630 Parallel session D1 & D2
  • 1630 - Best Paper Award Annoucement and Closing Ceremony

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