under the patronage of

Speakers

 

ALEXEY MYAKOV

Chief computer vision advocate and a general manager, Intel's AI software R&D center in Dubai, UAE

MOHAMMED ODEH

KHCC Professor of Cancer Care Informatics, at King Hussain Center in Jordan

Prof. ISAM HASAN ZABALAWI

President at Australian College of Kuwait

About Conference

The International Arab Conference on Information Technology (ACIT’2022) is a forum for scientists, engineers, and practitioners to present their latest research, results, ideas, developments, and applications in all areas of information technology. ACIT’2022 will include presentations to contributed papers and state-of-the-art lectures by invited keynote speakers. Tutorials on current issues and special sessions on new trends related to information technology and software industry could be organized. This conference is considered as the official scientific conference for the Colleges of Computer and Information Society, stemming from the Association of Arab Universities.

LOCATION

ACIT’22 will be held in Abu Dhabi which is the capital of the United Arab Emirates. The city of Abu Dhabi is located on an island in the Arabian Gulf, off the Central West Coast. Abu Dhabi is a well-ordered, industrious and a vibrant city known for its spectacular infrastructures, adventure activities, luxury hotels, extensive deserts, rich heritage and beautiful beaches with a pretty waterside location. Abu Dhabi has emerged as one of the country's finest tourist destinations because of its excellent infrastructure, growing economy and interesting attractions. Abu Dhabi is a city also known for its exhaustive coverage of conventions and exhibitions which has gained importance for entertainment and shopping as well.
Abu Dhabi is considered as a diamond in the dessert with attractions of different natures. Various areas and islands in Abu Dhabi are developed to promote tourism that includes the Corniche, the Yas Island and the Saadiyat Island, which allow visitors to explore the stunning Arabian Gulf views and wildlife reserves.

TOPICS

PAPER SUBMISSION

A full paper should be formatted following the IEEE format. To prepare your manuscript you will need to

Algorithms & Applications Information Systems
Artificial Iintelligence & Expert Systems IT and Digital Media
Bioinformatics IT and Social Welfare
Communication Systems and Signal Processing IT in Education and E-learning
Computer Architecture IT in Law, Forensics and Legal Topics
Computer Ethics Internet of Things (IoT)
Computer Graphics IT & Society
Computer Networks Machine Learning
Computer Simulation Multimedia & Image Processing
Data Science Natural Lang. Processing
Database Systems Parallel & Distributed Systems
Decision Support Systems Pattern Recognition
Digital Telecommunications Pervasive & adaptive systems
E-business, E-commerce, and e-marketing Reliability & Fault-Tolerance
Engineering Systems Remote Sensing
Geographic Information Systems Software Engineering
Human Computer Interaction Virtual Reality Systems
Information Security Web semantics

EVALUATION PROCESS

The evaluation of submitted papers is based on the importance and usefulness of the research topic.
Technical merits, novelty of the approach, soundness of results, and clarity of presentation are also considered as factors of the evaluation process. the papers will go through a Plagiarism system to insure their originality. Each article will be fully refereed by a minimum of two specialized referees.

IMPORTANT DATES

Hackathon Date: November 23, 2022
Conference Period: November 22-24, 2022

For Registration

Schedule

10:00-10:45

Opening Ceremony


10:45-11:00

Coffee break


11:00-12:00

Practical AI

Chair: Qutaibah Al Thebyan
Venue: Al JAWHARA THEATER

ALEXEY MYAKOV
 

12:00-13:00

Parallel Session 1: Algorithms

Chair: Hussam Al-Rabai’ah
Venue: Hall 1

  • Design of a Software-Defined Multi-Channel Function Generator
  • Quantum-Assisted Genetic Algorithm for Sequencing Compatible Amino Acids in Drug
    Design
  • Two-Sided Matching Under Incomplete Information
  • An In-Silicon Technique: Prediction of Unknown Protein Structure from Sequences by Homology
  • Simulation Analysis of Pediatric Pes Planus Gait
  • Open-SBS: Smart Building Simulator


Parallel Session 2: System Engineering

Chair: Mohammad Alhassan
Venue: Hall 2

  • Wireless Power Transfer Using Magnetic Core with Air Gaps
  • Planar Tunable 3rd Order Band Pass Filter for GPS applications
  • On the Design of Low-Power RF Mixers
  • Split Ring Resonator Sensor Design for Real-Time Breathing Monitoring
  • Design and Simulation of a 3-Transistor Active Pixel Sensor Using MATLAB Simulink
  • A Case Study of Implementing Life Cycle Cost Analysis in Sustainability Assessment


13:00-14:00

Lunch Break


14:00-15:00

The Evolution of Cancer Care into Reflectively Learning Systems of Systems: Insights and Challenges

Chair: Theyab Taha
Venue: Al JAWHARA THEATER

MOHAMMED ODEH
 

15:00-15:15

Coffee Break


15:15-17:00

Parallel Session 3: Language Processing

Chair: Osama Badawy
Venue: Hall 1

  • Learning Local and Global Features for Optimized Multi Label Text Classification
  • A New Metaheuristic Approach Based Feature Selection for Arabic Text Categorization
  • Efficient Arabic Query Auto-Completion for Question Answering at a University
  • Temporal convolution based skip connections for online Arabic handwriting recognition
  • Khadija: An Open Domain Arabic Conversational Agent
  • A Review Study on Arabic Text Classification
  • Plagiarism detection in Arabic documents using word2vector and Arabic WordNet
  • Polarity Classification of Hotel Reviews: Lexicon-Based Method


Parallel Session 4: Software Engineering

Chair: Zina Houhamdi
Venue: Hall 2

  • Effect of Using Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) Deployment in DevOps to reduce the Gap between Developer and Operation
  • ADAS Technology Classifications Using a Modified Agile Process
  • Ranking of bug reports into Findbug categories using BM25 function
  • Within-Project Software Defect Prediction via an Improved CNN Model
  • Critical Analytical Insights of Palliative Care Process Modelling in a Regional Cancer Care
  • Critical Analysis of Palliative Homecare Using the i* Frameworks Strategic and Social Requirements Modelling Applied to a Cancer Care Organization
  • The Impact of DataOps on Machine Learning in Healthcare


Workshop: OpenVINO as AI inference API for multi-vendor HW

Speaker: Eng Evgenya Stepyreva
Venue: Al Jawhara Theatre


10:00-11:00

Higher Education within the Context of Digital Transformation

Chair: Mohammed Odeh
Venue: Al JAWHARA THEATER

Prof. ISAM HASAN ZABALAWI
 

11:00-11:15

Coffee Break


11:15-13:30

Parallel Session 1: ELearning

Chair: Noor Al Deen Al Sheikh
Venue: Hall 1

  • E-Learning Migration Model for Cloud-based Education
  • Challenges and Strategies for Online Learning: A Rapid Evaluation of Transitioning from Face-to-Face Learning to Online Learning during the COVID-19 Pandemic from the Perspective of Al al-Bayt University Faculty Members
  • Cloud ubiquitous learning approach based on multi-agents system
  • Using Microsoft Teams for Teaching the Arabic language
  • The Influence of E-learning...on the Student Performance Moderating Role of Institutional Support
  • Means to support the ends: Forums that escape the official gaze in the educational institutions
  • The Attitudes of Al Ain University Students to the Challenges of Distance Education during the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • Smart Assistive 3D Tool to remedy children’s Learning Difficulties for Distance Education


Parallel Session 2: IT & Society

Chair: Qasim Radaydeh
Venue: Hall 2

  • Arabized Smart Applications and its Impact on Reducing Energy Consumption in the Residential Area
  • News Media Use and Political Participation in the Middle East: Jordan as an example
  • Multi-Objectives AI-based Optimization Model for Microplastic-free Water Bottles
  • A review of an Indoor
  • Social Media Contribution to Violence Against Women in MENA: A Pilot Study Among University Students
  • Exploring the Effect of Social Media Marketing and Destination Image on Destination Loyalty in Covid-19 Times: Sequential Mediating Role of Brand Love and Brand Loyalty
  • Information Privacy Protection during Remote Trials
  • The Electronic Monitoring in the criminal justice system


Parallel Session 3: Business & Law

Chair: Moustafa Kandeel
Venue: Hall 3

  • Sustainability through open data sharing and reuse in the digital economy
  • Key Factors Influencing Consumers’ Behavioral Intention towards Adopting and Using Mobile Commerce Services Amid and Post COVID-19 Pandemic
  • Business Analytics and Competitive Advantage for SMEs in UAE: A Mediating Role of Technology Assets
  • Analysis of Customer Behavior on E-Commerce During Covid-19
  • Consumer Protection from Misleading Online Advertisements - An Analytical Study in UAE Law


Workshop: Build and Shake your Structure

Speaker: Eng Esraa Hijah
Venue: Hall 4


Workshop: Arduino workshop

Speaker: Eng Huda AlHeeh
Venue: Lab 4


13:00-15:15

Parallel Session 3: Artificial Intelligence

Chair: Mohammed Daoud
Venue: Hall 3

  • Design and development of an IoT-based solar powered camouflaged robot for military applications
  • Multiple Sclerosis Biomarkers Detection by a BiLSTM Deep Learning Model for miRNA Data Analysis
  • Design and Modeling of a Walking Robot: A Human Factor Analysis
  • Detection of Covid-19 Virus using Supervised Machine Learning Algorithms
  • Examining Digital Forensic Evidence for Android Applications


13:30-14:00

Prayer and Lunch Break


14:00-15:15

Parallel Session 1: ELearning

Chair: Bayan Abu Shawar
Venue: Hall 1

  • The Impact of Implementing ICT to Address Misconceptions about Vector Quantities in the UAE
  • Faculty Perceptions of Blackboard Learn as the Main Platform for Teaching and Learning
  • Influences of Technology Integration Education on Professors’ and Students’ Perceptions in the UAE Universities
  • An Enriched e-Learning Model to Teach Kids in Arab Countries How to Write Code
  • The Effects of Information Technology on The Educational Sector in The United Arab Emirates
  • Information Technology Courses and their Adequacy for Graduates of Digital Media Programs in Arab Universities
  • Perspectives On E-Learning in Universities of the Arab Countries
  • Pre-service Mathematics Teachers’ Perspectives on STEM Education


Parallel Session 2: IT & Society

Chair: Issam Alazoni
Venue: Hall 2

  • Legal Basis of Civil Liability for applications of artificial intelligence (particularly robotics) According to the UAE Civil Transactions Law
  • The Legal basis of the right to explanation for artificial intelligence decisions in UAE Law
  • The Impact of Information and Communication Technologies on Journalism in The Digital Ara A Descriptive and Critical Approach
  • Artificial Intelligence in Sustaining Internal Communication in Corporate Sector: The Mediation of Two-way Communication Perspective of PR
  • Factors Influencing Employees Trust in AI and its Adoption at Work Evidence from United Arab Emirates
  • Always-on A quantitative assessment of higher education institutions activities on Facebook
  • The Past Present and Future of Robotic Systems in Automotive Applications
  • The Crime of Electronic Blackmail in the Emirati Law


15:15-15:30

Coffee Break


15:30-17:00

Parallel Session 1: Artificial Intelligence

Chair: Yazeed Ghadi
Venue: Hall 1

  • A prediction approach for the functional effects of non-coding gene variants
  • Methodology to Evaluate the Performance of Hadoop Map Reduce on a Hyper-V Cluster using SAN Storage
  • The Emerging Engineering Applications of Artificial Neural Networks: A Visionary Study
  • Pancreatic Tumor Detection by Convolutional Neural Networks
  • Overcoming limitations of statistical methods with artificial neural networks
  • Numeric Big Data Analytics for Successful Decision Making: A Case Study from the Retail Industry in Canada


Parallel Session 2: Security

Chair: Sahel Alaouneh
Venue: Hall 2

  • Blockchain technology for Secure Shared Medical Data
  • Secure E-health Framework in cloud-based Environment
  • Trust in Adoption of Internet of Things: Role of Perceived Ease of Use And Security
  • Analyzing DevOps Principles and Best Practices Based on Practical View
  • Discovering Authorization Business Rules Toward Detecting Web Applications Logic Flaws
  • A proposed framework for Early Detection IoT Botnet
  • An effective personal identification system using hand dorsal modality and deep learning approach
  • Current Trends in Internet of Things Forensics


Parallel Session 3: Networking

Chair: Muath Al Hassan
Venue: Hall 3

  • Opportunistic Multi-cast Routing for Improved Multimedia Delivery in Emerging Wireless Networks
  • Network-based Intrusion Detection Datasets: A Survey Paper
  • Peer to Peer Real-Time Mobile Payment Scheme
  • A classifier to Detect Stream Applications (Skype Vs. Zoom) Based on Network Traffic Statistical Metrics
  • Insiders Detection in the uncertain IoD using Fuzzy Logic
  • Proactive Charging Mechanism for Wireless Rechargeable Sensor Networks


09:30-10:30

Panel: Emerging technologies and smart cities

Hythem Bany Salamah
Hashem Almansoori
Ghazi Albakri

Venue: Al JAWHARA THEATER


10:30-10:45

Coffee Break


10:45-11:45

Parallel Session 1: ELearning

Chair: Nuha Hamada
Venue: Hall 1

  • Engaging online Learning at AAU and Its Impact on Students Performance during COVID-19
  • The Effect of Using Virtual Classrooms on The Attitudes of Student Teachers Toward the Use of Technology in Education
  • Educational Tool for ABET Accreditation
  • The effectiveness of blended learning in improving the reflective thinking skills of sixth grade students in Islamic studies in the United Arab Emirates
  • Motivating Pre-School Children to Learn Creative Thinking in Jordan Using iPad Applications a Mixed-Methods Approach
  • Investigating Student Perceptions of Augmented Reality Utilizing Technology Acceptance Model (TAM)
  • The Degree of Practicing Electronic Management by Kindergarten Principals in Karak Governorate in Light of Corona Pandemic


Parallel Session 2: Image Processing

Chair: Tarik Elamsy
Venue: Hall 2

  • Enhanced MobileNet and transfer learning for facial emotion recognition
  • A Blind Medical Image Watermarking using SWT and Arnold Transform
  • Generating Fashion Sketches Using Generative Adversarial Networks
  • An overview on detecting digital image splicing
  • Accident Detection in Traffic Videos


Workshop: Programming your Robot

Speaker: Eng Esraa al Nashash
Venue: Lab 4


11:45-12:00

Break


12:00-13:00

Parallel Session 1: Artificial Intelligence

Chair: Mahmoud Khasawneh
Venue: Hall 1

  • Using Multinomial Naive Bayes Machine Learning Method to Classify Detect and Recognize Programming Language Source Code
  • Machine learning scheme for Managing Virtual Computing Resources in Cloud Market
  • Fuzzy logic and deep learning techniques for Covid-19 detection
  • Stroke Prediction Using Machine Learning Classification Methods
  • Deep learning for single-channel EEG-based driver drowsiness: comparative study
  • On developing deep learning models with particle swarm optimization in the presence of poisoning attacks
  • Stellar Objects Classification Using Supervised Machine Learning Techniques
  • Deep learning based driver assistance system for drowsiness detection


Parallel Session 2: Business

Chair: Mohammed Hattab
Venue: Hall 2

  • The changing world of sales skills: From live to a mix of live and virtual selling
  • The potential application of NFT in the publishing industry opportunities and challenges
  • Utilizing Drones in Long-Term Construction Projects: The Impact on Cash Flow Management
  • The Impact of Data Mining Techniques on Information Quality: Insurance Companies as Case
  • Leveraging Blockchain Based smart contracts in the Management of Supply Chain


Parallel Session 3: Artificial Intelligence

Chair: Faten Kharbat
Venue: Hall 3

  • EV Charging Station Placement and Sizing Techniques
  • A Code Transformation Approach to Enhance Code Cardinality
    Understandability
  • Internet of Robotic Things in Early Childhood Education: Domains and Challenges
  • Message Broadcasting Algorithm Implementation Using Mobile Long Term Evolution and Narrow Band Internet of Things Over Intelligent Transportation System (ITS)
  • Vulnerabilities in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks and Possible Countermeasures
  • COVID-19 Future Forecasting Using Machine Learning Models
  • Digital image slicing to increase the security of LSB method of hiding text messages
  • Image Segmentation: A Survey


13:00-14:00

Lunch Break and Closing