Continuing Education & Improvement Activities

  • Attended the Education Leaders sessions at the Microsoft in Education Global Forum, held in Barcelona, Spain during March 11-14, 2014.
  • Received an invitation from Microsoft Research, Cambridge, UK to attend the “Microsoft Research .NET Regional Crash Course”, held in Dubai, UAE during June 21-23, 2003.
  • The first Middle East/North Africa Summer School (MENASS) in Computing on: Parallel, Distributed, Mobile & Internet Computing Theory, Methods, Applications and Research Directions, held at The Centre for Advanced Mathematical Sciences (CAMS), AUB, 8-19 July, 2002.
  • Workshop on “Service Excellence,” American University of Beirut, April 10, 2001.
  • Workshop on “Meeting the Energy Challenge of Lebanon” organized by ERG, FEA, AUB, held at Jefinor Rotana Hotel, Beirut on May 30, 2001.
  • Workshop on “Inventing Technology” by HP, organized by CIS, held at Phoenicia Hotel on June 20, 2000.
  • Workshop on Enhancing Teacher Effectiveness, presented by Associate Provost Y. Bhada, Georgia State University, June 6, 2000, American University of Beirut.
  • Seminar on High Performance Computer Network, September 14-18, 1999, Faculty of Engineering, Saint-Joseph University.
  • Attended the 1999 Spring Seminar by Ericsson entitled “Ericsson Data and IP Solutions” on June 12, 1999 at the Mariott Hotel. The seminar addressed state-of-the-art solutions for access to end-users and for the backbone network.
  • Adaptive Networking for the Enterprise, by Bay Networks and Computer Information Systems (CIS) s.a.l., Mariott Hotel, 30 April 1998.
  • Workshop on Creating HTML-Based Internet Course Materials for Science Education using the Course Management System WebCT, Collaboratively Organized by UNESCO Cairo Office and The Lebanese University, Lebanese University, Fanar, Beirut, 27-30 May 1998.