The 2nd International Conference
on Human Capital and Knowledge Management 2015



Short Biography

Currently, he is a Research Dean for a Research Alliance in Knowledge Economy (K-Economy RA) UTM. He is also a professor in Software Engineering at Faculty of Computing, UTM. He is nominated as the Vice Chair of IEEE Computer Society Malaysia, 2014. He was an auditor of IEEE Malaysia Section and a bursary of IEEE Computer Society Malaysia in 2013. Previously he was an IT Manager at School of Graduate Studies (SPS), UTM. He was a head of Software Engineering Research Group (SERG), K-Economy Research Alliance, UTM, a head of Software Engineering Department and the head of Postgraduate Studies Department, at Faculty of Computer Science & IS UTM from 2005 - 2012. Currently, he is the editor of International Journal of Intelligent Information Database Systems (IJIIDS), Inderscience publisher, International Journal of Digital Content Technology and its Applications (JDCTA) and International Journal of Advancements in Computing Technology (IJACT), which are the SCOPUS indexed journals. His research interests include software engineering, software process improvement, software agents, web engineering, information retrievals, pattern recognition, genetic algorithms, neural networks and soft computing, computational collective intelligence, strategic management, key performance indicator and knowledge management. More details can be found at:

About Knowledge Economy Research Alliance UTM (

K-Economy Research Alliance was established in February 2009 with the intention of strengthening research and consultation activities by focusing the activities towards higher impact, better and more industry-relevant programs. Economy Research Alliance is built upon a strong association of existing centers of excellence, laboratories, formal and informal groups of individual professors and established research groups within UTM. Currently, K-Economy Research Alliance has 551 research members within 35 research groups and 4 centers of excellence (COE) as follows:

Among the research collaborations that have been established by K-Economy Research Alliance, UTM in 2013-2014 are as follows: Wroclaw University of Technology Poland, United Nations Institute of Global Health, University Brunei Darussalam, Malaysian Productivity Council (MPC), Curtain University Australia.