Keynote Talks


1. “Towards Emerging 5G Wireless Broadband Systems,” 2013 IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances for Wireless Communications (SPAWC‘2013), Darmstadt, Germany, June 2013.
2. “Preparing Leaders for Ultimate Success,” 2013 World Congress on Engineering Education (CDEE’2013), Doha, Qatar, January 2013.
3. “A Look into Next-Generation Wireless Netowrks,” 2012 IEEE Saudi Exchange Meeting (STEM’2012), Dhahran, December 2012.
4. “Wireless Networks: A Look into the Future,” International Conference on Wireless Communications and Signal Processing (WCSP’2012), Huangshan (Yellow Mountain), China, October 2012.
5. “A Look into the Future of Wireless Communications,” 2013 International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC’12), Taipei, Taiwan, September 2012.
6. “Wireless Communications: A look into the Future,” 2012 Information and Communication Technology Research Forum (ICTRF’2012), Abu Dhabi, UAE, 20 May 2012.
7. “The Internet of Things: The Next Wireless Revolution,” IEEE Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, 2-5 October, 2011.
8. “Towards the Internet of Things,” Texas A&M University at Qatar, Doha, Qatar, 26 April, 2011.
9. "The Quest for Realizing the Ultimate Wireless Revolution," 2010 International Conference on Cognitive Sensor Networks and Embedded Systems (CoNES'2010), Wuhan, China,  Oct. 23-24, 2010.
10. "Future Education in Technology and Engineering," 2010 Forum on Future Information Science, Technology and Education, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Oct. 17, 2010.
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"Towards a New World of Cognitive and Agile Networks", 2010 IEEE Wireless Communication and Networking Conference (WCNC), Sydney, Austrilia, April 18-21, 2010.
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"Realizing the 'Anything Anybody Anywhere Anyhow Anytime' Ultimate Wireless Revolution", 2009 IEEE International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob), Marrakech, Morocco, October 12-14, 2009.
13. “The Quest for Realizing the Ultimate Wireless Dream,” 2009 IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications, (ISCC’09), Sousse, July 5-8, 2009.
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"Changing the Fabric Communications: The quest for realizing the ultimate wireless revolution," 2009 IEEE-GCC Conference, Kuwait, March 17-19, 2009.
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"Pathways towards Next Generation Cognitive Ubiquitous Networks." 2009 International Conference on Communications and Mobile Computing (CMC 2009), Kunming, China, January 6-8, 2009.
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"A New Wireless World of Cognitive and Agile Networks," Huawei Wireless Symposium (HWS'2008), Shanghai, China, December 9-10, 2008.
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"The Next Wireless Revolution," IEEE International Conference on Communications Systems (ICCS 2008), Guangzhou, China, November 19-21, 2008.
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"Effect of Globalization on ECE Profession and Education," 2008 National Science Foundation/Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Heads Association Globalization Workshop, San Diego, CA, USA, March 2008 (Plenary).
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"Internationalization Perspective on ECE Education and Academic Research," 2008 Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Heads Association Conference, San Diego, CA, USA, March 2008 (Plenary).
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"Ubiquitous Broadband," IEEE Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications, Bangkok, Thailand, October 2007.
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"Cross-layer dynamic multiuser resource allocation and adaptation for wireless networks," International Workshop on Network Security and Wireless Communications," Sendai, Japan, January 2007.
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"Ubiquitous broadband communications: The next frontier," ACS/IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications, Dubai/Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, March 8-11, 2006.
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"Capacity Enhancing Technologies for the XG wireless Networks," IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Pervasive Computing, Phuket, Thailand, January 16-18, 2006.
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"3G Applications: Opportunities, Challenges, and Enabling Technologies," Hong Kong Government 3G on the Move Conference and Exhibition, Hong Kong, October 28, 2005.
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"3G wireless systems and beyond," IEEE Information and Communication Technologies International Symposium, Tetouane, Morocco, June 3-6, 2005.
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"Ubiquitous Broadband Mobile Communications," IASTED International Conference on Networks and Communication Systems, Krabi, Thailand, April 18-20, 2005.
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"Migration Towards 4G Wireless Networks," IEEE/IFIP International Conference on wireless and Optical Communications Networks, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 6-8, 2005.
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"Wireless Communications at a Crossroads," IEEE International Symposium on Control, Communications and Signal Processing, Hammamet, Tunisia, March 21-24, 2004.
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"Bridging the Digital Divide - Wireless Opportunities, 2003 United Nation WFEO/CIC World Congress: Engineering and Digital Divide, Tunis, Tunisia, October 14-16, 2003.
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"Wireless Communications: Evolution and Opportunities," Arab Symposium for Communications,BeirutLebanon, October 30-31, 2002.
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"Broadband Wireless Access," China Wireless Congress, Hangzhou, China, October 15-17, 2002.