Distinguished Visitors Program: Europe, Middle East, and Africa

The IEEE Computer Society is pleased to present the Region 8 (Europe, Middle East, and Africa) Distinguished Vistors [Speakers] Program. Region 8 chapters interested in the speakers below should refer to the general guidelines for the DVP.




Hossam M.A. Fahmy

Hossam M.A. Fahmy (2013-2015)

Computer Networks
Fault Tolerance
Software and Web Engineering


Dhiraj K. Pradhan


Dhiraj K. Pradhan (2012-2014)

Galois Field Switching Theory and Applications
Introduction to Fault Tolerant Computer Design
From Vacuum Tubes to Nano Tubes
Fault-Tolerant Computer System Design


Khalid Saeed  (2014-2016)

Toeplitz Matrices in Biometric Recognition Systems
When Biometric Systems Fail to be Reliable in Security Systems.
Voice-Print and its Toeplitz-based Identifying Algorithms.
Toeplitz-Matrix Applications in Image Processing


Stefano Spaccapietra

Stefano Spaccapietra (2012-2014)

Mobility Data: Modeling, Management, and Understanding
Mitigated Determination of non-Significance
Conceptual Models Versus Ontologies