IAMOT 2020 Postponed to Fall

From:   Dr. Tarek Khalil

President of Nile University

Conference Chair and Founder of IAMOT

Dear Colleagues:

In view of the current restrictions on travel from several countries, theorganizing committee decided to postpone the IAMOT 2020, the 29thInternational Conference on Management of Technology from 5 – 9 April to 13 – 17 September 2020 which will be held at Nile University, Cairo, Egypt.

Attached is the updated call for papers for the conference. We are still accepting papers at https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=iamot2020.

Looking forward to seeing you in September.

New IAMOT board

New IAMOT Board Members:

·       Mr. Nezar Sami, Innovation Consultant, Egypt

·       Mr. Mohamed Azzam, Digital Economy Executive, Egypt

·       Prof. Kirankumar S. Momaya, IIT- Mumbai, India

·       Dr. Raman Agrawalla, Tata Consulting Service, India

·       Prof. Anuja Agarwal, Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), Mumbai, India

·       Prof. Gertten van de Kaa, Delft Univeristy, The Netherlands

·       Prof. Karuna Jain, IIT- Mumbai, India

·       Prof. Gita Surie, Adelphi University, USA

·      Prof. Ruchita Gupta, NITIE, India

Late Prof. Mukandan

It is with profound sadness, I inform you that Prof. Mukandan, a young NITIE faculty member, has suddenly passed way. He was part of the IAMOT 2019 organizing committee and responsible for conference proceedings and Doctor Colloquia. The entire NITIE community and organizing committee are in deep shock. We share the grief and mourn this premature loss of a talented and humble scholar with our prayers and thoughts. I met Prof. Mukandan personally during my last December visit to NITIE. I have requested the organizing committee to begin the conference with a one minute silent prayer in remembrance of Prof. Mukandan.  

Kind regards,

Osman Ahmed

President, IAMOT

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Dr Osman Ahmed – New IAMOT President

Dear Board Members,

It gives me a great pleasure to inform you that, based on the results of the votes of the election that was conducted by the Chairman of the Board, Prof. Leon Pretorius, Dr. Osman Ahmed has been elected the new President of our Association. Many of you know Osman as a loyal and valuable member of IAMOT for many years.  He has contributed to the association in numerous ways, including recently being a keynote speaker at the 2016 conference in Orlando.

Osman brings a strong academic background and excellent professional experience to the position. After many years of high level technical positions at Siemens Corporation, he recently joined Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in the USA, where he is now a Principal Technical Advisor, Advanced Controls.

Please join me in congratulating Dr. Osman Ahmed on this special honor.

John Aje,

Outgoing President, IAMOT2017.



John O. Aje, D.Sc. | Dean, School of Applied Science and Technology