Professor Dr Shavkat Alimov
Chief Scientist
Technology Park Malaysia
57000 Kuala Lumpur
Title of Keynote Address: Mathematical Modeling in Engineering

Brief Biodata
Dr. Shavkat ALIMOV received both his M.S. in Physics in 1968 and a Ph.D. in Mathematics in 1970 from the Moscow State University. In 1973, he obtained his degree of Doctor of Science in Physics and Mathematics from the same University. He was Professor of Mathematics at the Moscow State University (Department of Computational Mathematics) from 1974 to 1984. Since 1984 till 2012 he has been Professor of Mathematics at the National University of Uzbekistan and since 2006 he was also Professor of Mathematics at the Tashkent Branch of the Moscow State University. He was visiting researcher at the Waseda University (Tokyo, Japan) in 1977, at the Eötvös Loránd University (Budapest, Hungary) in 1983, at the University of Mainz (Mainz, Germany) in 1991, at the California Institute of Technology (CALTECH, Pasadena, USA) in 2000-2001, at the University of Bonn (Bonn, Germany) in 2005-2007. Since June 2012 he is the Head of Mathematical Modeling Laboratory at the MIMOS Berhad, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
He is the author of more than 150 mathematical works in mathematical physics, partial differential equations, spectral theory; most of them were published in international journals and conference proceedings. He is a member of the Editorial Board of Eurasian Mathematical Journal (Astana), the Uzbek Mathematical Journal (Tashkent), the Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics (Baku, Azerbaijan), the Journal of Contemporary Analysis and Applied Mathematics (Turkey). Dr. Shavkat ALIMOV is a member of the International Academy of Sciences of Higher Education (Moscow) and of the Uzbek Academy of Sciences (Tashkent).


Professor Dr Bakhadyr Khoussainov
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
University of Auckland
City Campus, 38 Princes Street
Title of Keynote Address: Games Played on Finite Graphs

Brief Biodata
Prof. Bakh Khoussainov. Fellow of Royal Society of New Zealand, Computer Science Department, The University of Auckland. Graduated from Novosibirsk University in 1987. Research area: logic, computability, and algorithms. Has held long and short term professorship positions at many universities including Cornell University, University of Chicago, National University of Singapore, Novosibirsk University, Heidelberg University.Humboldt Fellow (2000) and JSPS fellow (2002 and 2013). Published more than 120 refereed research papers. Has been awarded various grants including NSF (USA) and Marsden Fund grant (New Zealand). Has been Program committeemember of prestigious  conferences such as Logic in Computer Science,Mathematical Foundations of Computer Science, and Logical foundations of Computer Science.


Professor Dr Tasawar Hayat
Department of Mathematics
Faculty of Natural Sciences
Quaid-i-Azam University
Islamabad, 45320, Pakistan
Title of Keynote Address: Mathematical modeling and peristaltic transport of liquids

Brief Biodata
Obtained his PhD from Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad. Associate editor/member of editorial board of 20 international journals. Published more than 700 research publications (h-index of 46). Produced 25 PhD and 87 MSc research students.
Among awards and honours conferred

  • Rated topmost mathematician in the Country in 2011 by Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST)
  • Rated 5th topmost mathematician in the OIC Countries by COMSTECH.
  • Rated the best researcher in the Pakistan for the year 2007-2011 by PCST
  • Winner of  KIA ISESCO International Prize  and ISESCO award (2004, 2012)
  • Earned Abdus Salam Prize (Noble Laureate) in Mathematics (1999)
  • Awarded Young Scientist of the South Award of the Third World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) , Trieste, Italy, 2000
  • Fellow of Islamic Academy of Sciences (2011)
  • Fellow of Pakistan Academy of Sciences (2006)
  • Highly Cited Researcher in mathematics (2012-2013)
  • Highly Cited Researcher in engineering (2012)



 Dr Jamal I. Daoud
 Department of Science in Engineering,
Faculty of Engineering,
International Islamic University Malaysia,
50728 Kuala Lumpur
Title of Keynote Address: Statistics and its Importance in Validating Research Findings

Brief Biodata
Dr. Jamal I. Daoud received his Ph.D in Statistics in 1992 from State Academy of Management, Moscow-Russia.Prior to joining IIUM in 2006, he servedas academician in universities in Russia and Libya.His interests are Regression Analysis, Statistical Inference, and Experimental Design.

He is author of more than 60 publications in various areas of statistics and 4 books in statistics.Currently he is the coordinator of the Mathematical Modeling and Simulation Research Group in the Kulliyyah of Engineering.


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Maman Abdurachman Djauhari,
Institut Penyelidikan Matematik (INSPEM),
Unversiti Putra Malaysia,
43400 Serdang, Selangor
Title of Keynote Address: Similarity among Multivariate Time Series in Stocks Network Analysis

Brief Biodata
Maman Abdurachman Djauhari, founder and first Director of Center for Research, Consultation and Training in Statistical Analysis (CRCTS), Universitas Pasundan, Indonesia, is a Professor of Statistics. His degree of Doctor in Statistics and Diplôme d’Études Approfondies were obtained from Department of Mathematics, Université de Montpellier 2, France, in 1979 and 1977, respectively, and Drs in Mathematics was from Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), Indonesia in 1974. He was conferred the highest rank of Professorship (IV/e) by the President of the Republic of Indonesia in 2000. In 2008 he was Professor of Statistics at Universiti Malaysia Perlis and at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia in 2009 until April 2014.


In 2005, Islamic Countries Society of Statistical Sciences (ISOSS) conferred him Gold Medal Award for outstanding contribution in statistics. In the same year the President of The Republic of Indonesia awarded him Gold Medal for Fidelity (Karya Satya XXX). Other recognitions have also been obtained by him, including from (i) UNESCO-AEGIS (Australian Experts Group in Industrial Study) as activist in scientific knowledge production in Asia-Pacific Region, (ii) Akademiai Kiado, Hungary, and (iii) Experten-Netzwerk Moderne Qualitats Methoden (M-QM), Germany.

As profesional statistician he has been consultant of The World Bank in 2009, and consultant/ advisor for 7 institutions in USA, 1 in India, 1 in Poland, Canada International Development Agency, and Japan International Cooperation Agency. He was also a founding member of International Statistics Forum based in Korea. His research interest includes: Complex Systems, Financial Industry, Networks Analysis, Statistical Process Control in Manufacturing and Service Industries