Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

Professor Dr David A/L Asirvatham


BIOGRAPHY

Dr. David Asirvatham is currently the Head for the School of Computing and IT, Taylor’s University. Prior to this, he was the Director for the Centre of Information Technology at University of Malaya. He has held numerous posts such the Associate Dean for Faculty of Information Technology (Multimedia University), Project Manager for the Multimedia and IT Infrastructure Development for a university campus (US$14 million), Finance Committee for Multimedia University, SAP Advisory Council, Consultant for e-University Project and many more. Dr. David completed his Ph.D. from Multimedia University, M.Sc. (Digital System) from Brunel University (U.K.), and B.Sc. (Hons) Ed. and Post-Graduate Diploma in Computer Science from University of Malaya. He has been lecturing as well as managing ICT projects for the past 25 years. His area of expertise will include Neural Network, E-Learning, ICT Project Management, Multimedia Content Development and recently he has done some work on Big Data Analytics.

 

At the national level, he was the Chairman, ICT Human Capital Development for 11th Malaysia Plan 2016-2020 (Prime Minister’s Office), Secretary for the Artificial Intelligence Society Malaysia, Country Representative for the Asia E-learning Network (AEN) based in Japan, Steering Committee Member for the Implementation of E-Learning for Malaysian Public Sector, and Member of the Malaysian Grid for Learning's (MyGfL) Standards Expert Group (SEG), 2003-2004.

 

At International level, he worked on various ICT Projects and e-learning Workshops in South Africa, Sudan, Iran, Ghana, Kenya, Vietnam, Maldives, Bangladesh (World Bank Project), UAE, India and Brunei.

 

On Research, currently he hold two Research Grants: (a) Newton Grant (RM800,000) and (b) Taylor’s University Grant for Travel Behavior Analytics (RM300,000). He is also leads the Data Analytics, Modelling and Visualisation Research Cluster at the university.


ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Executive Dean, Faculty of Build Environment, Engineering, Technology and Design Taylor's University, Malaysia, 01/01/2018 to present
  • Head of School, Faculty of Built Environment, Eng., Tech. & Design, 27/09/2016 to 31/12/2017
  • Director, Centre for Information Technology, University of Malaya., 01/09/2016 to 26/09/2016
  • Lecturer, Multimedia University, 02/08/1999 to 31/07/2009
  • University Procurement Committee Member, Multimedia University, 02/06/1999 to 03/06/2009
  • University Budget Committee Member, Multimedia University, 03/05/1999 to 01/05/2009
  • Senior Director, Multimedia University, 02/01/2008 to 02/01/2009
  • Director, Integrated Campus Education Management System (ICEMS), Multimedia University, 03/04/2006 to 30/03/2007
  • Director, Centre for Multimedia Education and Application Development, Multimedia University, 03/02/1999 to 02/02/2007
  • Director, Centre for Information Technology & Services, Multimedia University, 03/03/1999 to 02/03/2001
  • Associate Dean, IT Faculty, Multimedia University, 02/07/1997 to 03/07/1998
  • Lecturer, Computer Science, University Technology MARA, 04/02/1985 to 30/06/1995
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Institution)
  • Ph.D(Computer Science), MULTIMEDIA UNIVERSITY, Malaysia
  • M.Sc (Digital System), BRUNEL UNIVERSITY,U.K, United Kingdom
  • B.Sc (Hons) with Education(Major:Maths&Physics), UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA, Malaysia
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Institution)
  • Post-graduate Diploma Computer Science, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA, Malaysia
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • IEEE, Affilate Member, 2018 to 2018 (International)
  • ICT Human Capital Development for 11th Malaysia Plan, President, 2014 to 2015 (National)
  • Open Education Consortium: The Global Network for Open Education, Committee member, 2014 to 2016 (National)
  • Implementation of e-learning for all colleges and university in Malaysia, Ministry of Education, Govt. of Malaysia, Committee member, 2009 to 2010 (National)
  • Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), India, Annual Member, 2009 to 2010 (International)
  • ICT Skills Training for the Government of Bangladesh, ICT specialist, 2008 to 2009 (International)
  • National Institute of Public Administration (INTAN), Malaysia, Committee member, 2007 to 2008 (National)
  • Blueprint for e-University Project for Ministry of Education, Malaysia, Consultant, 2007 to 2008 (National)
  • National e-Learning Standards, SIRIM, Committee member, 2006 to 2008 (National)
  • Advanced Learning Technologies, Open Educational Content, and Standards (ALS), Committee member, 2006 to 2007 (National)
  • National R&D Road map for e-Learning Technology, Committee member, 2005 to 2006 (National)
  • International Journal of Distance Education Technologies, Idea Group Publishing, USA, Associate Editor, 2003 to 2008 (International)
  • Asia E-learning Network (AEN), Country Representative, 2003 to 2005 (National)
  • IT Implementation, Malaysian Administrative Modernisation and Management Planning Unit (MAMPU), Task Force Member, 2002 to 2004 (National)
  • Artificial Intelligence Society, Secretary, 1994 to 1995 (National)
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area)
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Web Services
  • Neural Networks, Genetic Algorithms And Fuzzy Logic
RESEARCH INTEREST
(Research Area)
  • Sustainable Cities
  • Web Technologies
  • Neural Network and Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data Analytics
PUBLICATIONS
(Title of publication in APA style)
Book Chapter
2017
  • Vithana V.N., Asirvatham D., Johar M.G.M. (2017). Investigating the Issues of Using Agile Methods in Offshore Software Development in Sri Lanka. Krol, D; Nguyen, NT; Shirai, K (Eds.), Studies in Computational Intelligence (pp.515-523).Springer Verlag.
Article in Journals
2019
  • Suneth Pathirana, David Asirvatham and Gapar Johar (2019). Applicability of Multi-Agent Systems for Electroencephalographic Data Classification. International Conference on Pervasive Computing Advances and Applications (PerCAA-2019). Jan 8-10, 2019.
  • V.N. Vithana, D. Asirvatham & M.G.M. Johar, An Empirical Study on Using Agile Methods in Global Software Development. International Conference of Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions (ICTer2018)
2018
  • S. Pathirana, D. Asirvatham and G. Johar, "A Critical Evaluation on Low-Cost Consumer-Grade Electroencephalographic Devices," 2018 2nd International Conference on BioSignal Analysis, Processing and Systems (ICBAPS), Malaysia, 2018, pp. 160-165. doi: 10.1109/ICBAPS.2018.8527413 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • S N Brohi, T R Pillai, D Asirvatham, D Ludlow and J Bushell. Towards Smart Cities Development: A Study of Public Transport System and Traffic-related Air Pollutants in Malaysia, (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Chamila Nishanthi Edward, David Asirvatham, Md. Gapar Md. Johar. Effect of blended learning and learners’ characteristics on students’ competence: An empirical evidence in learning oriental music. Education and Information Technologies > Issue 6/2018. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • V N Vithana, D Asirvatham and M G M Johar. Challenges to Practice Agile Methods in Global Software Development – A Review of Literature. International Journal of Computer Applications 179(40):28-33, May 2018. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Ibralebbe Mohamed Kalith, David Asirvatham, Ali Khatibi and Samantha Thelijjagoda, 2018. “Comparison of Syllable and Phoneme Modelling of Agglutinative Tamil Isolated Words in Speech Recognition”, Current Journal of Applied Science and Technology, ISSN: 2457-1024; 2231-0843 (old),Vol.: 29, Issue.: 4, DOI : 10.9734/CJAST/2018/40568. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2017
  • V. N. Vithana, D. Asirvatham, M. G. M. Johar. Investigating the Issues of using Agile Methods in Offshore Software Development in Sri Lanka, Advanced Topics in Intelligent Information and Database Systems, Springer, 2017. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Ibralebbe Mohamed Kalith, David Asirvatham and Ismail Raisal, 2017. Context-dependent Syllable Modeling of Sentence-based Semi-continuous Speech Recognition for the Tamil Language. Information Technology Journal, 16: 125-133. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2016
  • Mohamed Kalith, David Asirvatham & Samantha Thelijjagoda, Isolated to Connected Tamil Digital Speech Recognition System Based on Hidden Markov Model, International Journal of New Technologies in Science and Engineering, Vol. 3, Issue 4, April 2016, ISSN 2349-0780. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2014
  • 36. Ngoc Dung Dui, David Asirvatham, Md Gapar Md Johar. Functional Discrimination of fMRI Data from Multiple Subjects, International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Science and Software Engineering, Vol 4 Issue 8, August 2014. (http://www.ijarcsse.com/docs/papers/Volume_4/8_August2014/V4I8-0308.pdf) (ISI-Indexed)
  • 37. Ngoc Dung Dui, David Asirvatham, Md Gapar Md Johar & Siew Ann Cheong. Model-Free Analysis of Single fMRI Time Series Based on Spatial Synchronization, International Journal of Electronics Communication and Computer Engineering, Vol 5, Issue 4, July 2014.
2012
  • Syed Jamal Abdul Nasir bin Syed Mohamad, David Asirvatham and Halimatol Hanim Mohd Khalid. Quality Framework for Assessment of Multimedia Learning Materials Version 1.0, Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, 67 ( 2012 ) 571 – 579 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2007
  • 28. Dauda, Y., Santhapparaj, A.S. and Asirvatham, D. (2007). The impact of E-Commercie Security and National Environment on Consumer adoption of Internet Banking in Malaysia and Singapore, Journal of Internet Banking and Commerce, Vol 12 (2). (SCOPUS-Indexed)
1992
  • D. Asirvatham, J. Stonham, A Design Strategy for Digital Neural Networks with Multiple Input Connectivity, IEEE International Conference on Automation, Robotics and Computer Vision, Sept. 1992, Singapore. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
RESEARCH PROJECT
(Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • A novel big data analysis and Cloud platform for education data mining., Co-researcher, 2017 to 2018 (Taylor's University)
  • Travel Behaviour Modelling, Project Leader, 2017 to 2020 (Taylor's University)
  • Cyber risk and bank stability: An empirical study, Co-researcher, 2017 to 2020 (Taylor's University)
  • Innovative technique in studying contextual eating behaviour, Co-researcher, 2017 to 2020 (Taylor's University)
  • Smart sustainable cities - connecting Bristol with Kuala Lumpur, Project Leader, 2016 to 2018 (International)
EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • International Journal of Machine Learning and Networked Collaborative Engineering (IJMLNCE) ISSN 2581-3242, 2019 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • 1st IEEE International Conference on Innovations in Information and Communication Technology, 2019 to 2019 (Advisory Committee)
SUPERVISION
(Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Academic Level),(Role)
COMPLETED
  • A constructivist Approach for Digital Learning: A case Study of Malaysian Schools, Waleed Hassan Saad Sultan, PhD/ Doctoral  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
  • National Information Infrastructure Organisations and Cyber Security Compliance in Malaysia, Maslina Binti Daud, PhD/ Doctoral  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
  • MAJOR FACTORS INFLUENCING STUDENTS SATISFACTION LEVEL OF ONLINE LEARNING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM IN MULTIMEDIA UNIVERSITY, YAP BOON FOO, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • THE STUDY OF THE ADOPTION LEVEL OF WIRELESS LOCAL AREA NETWORK (WLAN) BY COMPANIES IN CYBERJAYA MALAYSIA, CHANG VOON VOOI, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • Education: The Role of Multimedia, YEAP PAU LING, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • EFFECTIVENESS AND USABILITY EVALUATION STUDY OF IVR SYSTEM IN MULTIMEDIA UNINERSITY, CYBERJAYA, CHUA CHIN CHIN, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • A CASE STUDY ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF E-LEARNING SYSTEM AT MULTIMEDIA UNIVERSITY, WALEED HASSAN SAAD SULTAN, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • AN ASSESSMENT OF THE EFFECTIVENESS OF E-LEARNING IN STUDENTS' LEARNING PROCESS, KDU COLLEGE PENANG CAMPUS, TAN SEOK KIANG, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • IMPACT OF ECRM ON CUSTOMER'S SATISFACTION N MALAYSIA, WONG SOK CHING, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • E-LEARNING IN PILOT UNIVERSITIES OF MODERN DISTANCE EDUCATION PROJECT IN CHINA A CASE STUDY ON CHINA CENTRAL RADIO & TELEVISION UNIVERSITY, CHANG YING LI, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • A STUDY OF THE ACCEPTANCE OF THE STUDENTS OF MALAYSIAN PRIVATE HIGHER EDUCATION TOWARDS E-LEARNING, CHONG FONG KIM, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • A CASE STUDY ON EVALUATION OF ICEMS SYSTEM AT MULTIMEDA UNIVERSITY, AYMEN GAFAR ABDALLA MOHAMMED, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • SMART CARD IMPLEMENTATION IN MALAYSIA: HOW WELL THE USERS ARE ACCEPTING THE TECHNOLOGY?, MUHD KHAIRULIDZWAN B. ABD. RAHIM, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • ADOPTION OF OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE IN MALAYSIA: A STUDY OF PERCEPTIONS OF I.T. EXECUTIVES , LEE YEE TAK, Master by Research  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
  • AN EMPIRICAL STUDY OF E- HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY IN INDIA, RAMKUMAR KRISHNAMURTHY, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • A STUDY ON DETERMINANTS OF ONLINE SHOPPING IN CHIN A, XU ZHE, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • ADAPTATION OF TELECOMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY BY ICT COMPANIES IN MALAYSIA, YEO CHENG WAH, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • A STUDY ON SERVICE CONVERGENCE WITHIN A WIRELESS METROPOLITAN NETWORK (MAN) IN MALAYSIA, ROY TAN YEW HOONG, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • EFFECTS OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ON MANAGEMENT IN MALAYSIA AND IRAN, LEILA AYATOLLAHI, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • THE IMPACT OF SECUR ITY AND INTERFACE DESIGN ON CUSTOMER ADOPTION OF INTERNET BANKING: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF MALAYSIA AND SINGAPORE, YAHYA DAUDA, Master by Research  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
  • THE EFFECTIVENESS OF E-LEARNING AT PERAK ENTREPRENEUR AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT CENTRE (PESDC), PIREMA @ PREMA A/P BALARAMAN, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • A STUDY ON THE APPLICABILITY OF THE SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE OF SOFTWARE PROFESSIONALS, CHOOI KAI LOON, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • DESIGN OF AN E-LEARNING ENVIRONMENT USING VSAT TECHNOLOGY FOR COMPUTERMAN UNIVERSITY (CMU SUDAN), FARIS IZZELDIN AHMED HASSAN, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • USABILITY OF MOBILE REAL ESTATE SYSTEM TO REAL ESTATE NEGOTIATOR IN MALAYSIA, TAN YEE JIA, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • Determinant's Factor for IT Service Provider Success-Case Study on Mutiara Smart Computing Sdn Bhd ( MSCSB), Razak Misban, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • USABILITY OF MOBILE REAL ESTATE SYSTEM TO REAL ESTATE NEGOTIATOR IN MALAYSIA, TAN YEE JIA, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • Analyzing the need of basic IT trainning in rural areas of Malaysia, Ezwan Hamdi Bin Ellias, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • Study of Customer Satisfaction towards Prepaid Wireless Broadband by Major Telecommunication Service Provider in Malaysia, Leong Chee Jiun, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • Adoption of SAP Enterprise System to Malaysian Organisation, Nor Shalawati Binti Mohd Hatar, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • Knowledge Sharing Using Social Media among Workforce in Malaysia, Ang Chee Tong, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • Challenges faced by University Malaya Medical program students in using the Learning Management System (LMS) at Faculty of Medicine, Praha, Master by Research  (Main Supervisor)
  • Study on Adaptation to Cloud Computing among SME's in Malaysia, Ashkan Nemati, Master by Coursework  (Main Supervisor)
  • DEVELOPMENT OF URBAN TRAVEL BEHAVIOR MODEL TO PROMOTE SMART MOBILITY ON ROAD IN MALAYSIA, NELVIN LEOW XECHUNG  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
  • A FRAMEWORK FOR POPULARITY ANALYSIS, PREDICTION AND INFLUENCE MAXIMIZATION ON INSTAGRAM, KRISTO RADION PURBA  (Main Supervisor)
ONGOING
  • Mohamed Kalith, PhD/ Doctoral  (Main Supervisor)
  • Rohan Manjuka Fernando, PhD/ Doctoral  (Main Supervisor)
  • KALITH, PhD/ Doctoral  (Main Supervisor)
  • Maheswaran, PhD/ Doctoral  (Main Supervisor)
  • Bui Ngoc Dung, PhD/ Doctoral  (Co-supervisor (External))
  • Chamila Nishanthi Edward, PhD/ Doctoral  (Main Supervisor)
  • Vithanage Nipunika Vithana, PhD/ Doctoral  (Main Supervisor)
  • Ahamed Lebbe Mohamed Ayoobkhan, PhD/ Doctoral  (Main Supervisor)
  • Kosgoda Pathiranage Prabuddha Suneth Pathirana, PhD/ Doctoral  (Main Supervisor)
  • CHAMILA NISHANTHI EDWARD, PhD/ Doctoral  (Main Supervisor)
  • AHAMED LEBBE MOHAMED AYOOBKHAN, PhD/ Doctoral  (Main Supervisor)
  • KOSGODA PATHIRANAGE PRABUDDHA SUNETH PATHIRANA, PhD/ Doctoral  (Main Supervisor)
  • VITHANAGE NIPUNIKA VITHANA, PhD/ Doctoral  (Main Supervisor)
  • ANANTHA KRISHNAN RAMAN FESABAS A/L VENAYAGAMOORTHY  (Main Supervisor)
  • TEE WEE JING  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
  • AMAN SHARMA  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
  • PRAHALADHAN SIVALINGAM  (Main Supervisor)
  • HEMALATHA A/P RAMALINGAM  (Main Supervisor)
  • DALIA ABDULKAREEM SHAFIQ AL-OBAIDI  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
  • YOGESWARAN A/L NATHAN  (Main Supervisor)
  • YOGESWARAN A/L NATHAN  (Main Supervisor)
  • SHANJITA AKTER PROME  (Main Supervisor)
PRESENTATION
(Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
ORAL PRESENTER
  • Balancing online & F2F intention to create a rich learning experience, Paper presented at Bett Asia Leadership Summit, 17/11/2015 (National)
  • Technology-based tools in pursuit of global workforce development, OIC Higher Education Conference 2015, 24/10/2015 (National)
  • Transforming Classroom Education through MOOC, 7th Annual Education Summit, 19/10/2015 (National)
  • Big Data initiatives at UM, The Digital Education Show Asia 2015, 15/06/2015 (National)
  • The Andriod World, National Level Worlshop on Andriod Platform (NWAP 2013), 22/02/2013 (National)
  • Moving towards a world class university, First International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering and Technology, 21/02/2013 (National)
  • University of Malaya Experience in Google Apps for Education, Google Apps for Education Indonesia Conference, 09/08/2012 (National)
  • Quality Framework for Assessment of Multimedia Learning Materials Version 1.0, 3rd International Conference on e-Learning ICEL2011, 23/11/2011 (National)
  • Instructional Design platform: as a successful key factor for Contents Repurposing, UiCEL conference of Quality Assurance in E-Learning Contents, 12/12/2007 (National)
  • Information and Communication Technology in Education: Multimedia University s Experience, ICT Conference, 12/01/2007 (National)
  • The concept of e-Learning and its Potential in bridging the Education Gap between People with Disabilities and the General Population, Second BAKTI-MIND Conference, 16/12/2006 (National)
  • Teaching English and E-Learning: Voices from ESL Lecturers in Malaysian Universities, International Conference of Distance, Collaborative and e-learning (DCEL2006), 04/01/2006 (National)
  • Effective E-learning Content Management and Delivery: Multimedia University s Experiences, 4th International Conference on e-learning and 4th International Conference on Information, 01/09/2005 (National)
  • The Development of Technology and Technical Vocational Education & Training in an Era of Globalisation, National Seminar, UNESCO and Ministry of Higher Education, 23/08/2005 (National)
  • E-learning and Digital Library, PPM-LAS Commemorative Conference 2005, 06/04/2005 (National)
  • E-learning Standards and Implementation Issues, e-Agenda 2004 - Asia Pacific Forum, 25/03/2004 (National)
  • E-learning initiatives in Malaysia, International Learning Forum (ILF), Learntec 2004, 10/02/2004 (National)
  • E-Learning Initiatives in Malaysia, Paper presented at Second Asia E-learning Network Conference, 10/12/2003 (National)
  • Borderless Education through E-learning, MAPCU National Education Conference 2003, 24/05/2003 (National)
  • Learning on the Move: E-Learning to M-Learning, MELTA 7th International Conference 2003, 18/05/2003 (National)
  • Development of Multimedia Learning System, International Seminar on E-learning, 21/01/2003 (National)
  • Introduction to SCORM and Multimedia Learning System, International Seminar on E-Learning, 21/01/2003 (National)
  • Multimedia Learning System: An Intelligent Learning Management System, International Conference on Technology Enhanced learning and Teaching, 19/12/2002 (National)
  • Multimedia Intelligent System for Online Learning, International Conference on Computer Education (ICEE), 03/12/2002 (National)
  • Understanding a Total Security Architecture for a Successful Implementation of e-Commerce, International Conference 2002: Internet Economy and Business (IEB), 17/09/2002 (National)
  • Multimedia Learning System: Malaysian Grown e-Learning Engine, 15th Educational Technology Convention, 06/09/2002 (National)
  • E-learning in Malaysia: Moving towards a k-economy, Asia e-learning Initiatives, 05/06/2002 (National)
  • Intelligent agent for e-Education, Malaysian Science and Technology Congress, MSTC., 09/11/2001 (National)
  • Opening up a World of Opportunities with e-Education: The Multimedia Learning System (MMLS) of Multimedia University, International Conference on e-Education: Implementation and Management, 27/10/2001 (National)
  • Web-based Learning: Multimedia Learning System, International Conference on e-Education: Implementation and Management, 27/10/2001 (National)
  • Multimedia Education and challenges for the Library: Multimedia University Experience, First Symposium on Online Learning (SOLE2000), 21/10/2000 (National)
  • Multimedia Education: Why, How, What For?, International Conference on e-learning 2000, 25/05/2000 (National)
AWARDS AND STEWARDSHIP
(Name of Award/Stewardship),(Award Category),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
  • Education Leadership Award , Special, Multimedia University, Malaysia (MMU), 2016 (7th Asia’s Education Excellence Awards)
  • 14 Influential Higher Education Tech Leaders in Southeast Asia , Special, Multimedia University, Malaysia (MMU), 2014 (Digital Education Show Asia)
  • Smart Community International Network (SCIN) Best Practice Award, 2004, Conference, Multimedia University, Malaysia (MMU), 2004 (Multimedia Learning System)
  • Asia Pacific Multimedia Super Corridor Information Technology & Telecommunications Awards 2003, Conference, Multimedia University, Malaysia (MMU), 2003 (Multimedia Learning System )
  • Asia Pacific Information Communication Technology Award for Best Learning Application, 2001, Conference, Multimedia University, Malaysia (MMU), 2001 (Multimedia Learning System)
  • Asia Pacific Multimedia Super Corridor Information Technology & Telecommunications Awards 2000, Conference, Multimedia University, Malaysia (MMU), 2000 (Best Smart Learning Application)
  • Best Lecturer, Education, Multimedia University, Malaysia (MMU), 1995 (Best Lecturer)
ACADEMIC/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTION
(Activity),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role)
  • International Advisory Committee Member for International Conference ICICES2018 (International conference on Information Communication and Embedded Systems), Department of CSE, S.A. ENGINEERING COLLEGE, India, 2017 to 2018 (Advisory Committee Member)
  • Chairman, ICT Human Capital Development for 11th Malaysia Plan, 2016 to 2020 (Chairman)
  • Chairman, Multimedia University, 2003 to 2004 (Chairman)
  • Consultation work, Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration, 2002 to 2004 (Consultant )
  • Prepare Blueprint for the integration of all Malaysia Public Universities, e-University Project, 2001 to 2004 (Consultant )
  • Consultation work, Software development & web portals, 2000 to 2005 (Consultant )
  • Design and setup the Microprocessor/Digital Laboratory, UiTM, 2000 to 2001 (Technical Advisor)
  • Secretary for the Artificial Intelligence Society, Multimedia University, 2000 to 2002 (Secretary for the Artificial Intelligence Society)
  • Committee Member, Implementation of E-Learning for Malaysian Public Sector, 2000 to 2002 (Committee Member)
  • Member, E-learning System for the Malaysian Public Sector, 2000 to 2001 (Member)
  • Representative, Asia E-Learning Network (AEN), ALIC, Japan, 2000 to 2003 (Representative)
  • Member, Steering Committee for the implementation of E-learning for the Malaysian Public Sector, 2000 to 2002 (Committee Member)
  • Publication Committee member, Multimedia University, 2000 to 2001 (Committee Member)
  • Finance Committee, Multimedia University, 1999 to 2008 (Finance Committee)
  • Project Manager, Multimedia University, 1999 to 2005 (Project Director)
  • Director for Centre for Information Technology Services, Multimedia University, 1999 to 2006 (Director for Centre for Information Technology)
  • Director for Centre for Multimedia Education and Application Development, Multimedia University, 1999 to 2008 (Director for Centre for Multimedia Education)
  • Tender Evaluation, Multimedia University, 1999 to 2008 (Approval Committee)
  • Designed various syllabi for the Faculty of IT, Multimedia University, 1999 to 2008 (Advisor)
  • Procurement Committee, Multimedia University, 1999 to 2008 (Procurement Committee)
  • Budget Committee, Multimedia University, 1999 to 2008 (Budget Committee)
  • Preparation of Business Plan and ICT Master Plan, Multimedia University, 1998 to 2008 (Technical Advisor)
  • Design and setup laboratories and other teaching facilities for the Faculty of Information Technology, Multimedia University, 1998 to 1999 (Advisor)
  • Associate Dean, Multimedia University, 1998 to 2009 (Associate Dean)