During the academic year 2004-2005, I was postdoctoral
fellow and coordinator of Autonomous Systems and Real Time
Distributed Design (ASRTDD) Focus Group, Pattern
Analysis and Machine Intelligence Lab (PAMI), Department
of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo,
Canada. During the academic year 2005-2006, I was a Visiting
Professor in Department
of Systems Engineering and Automation, Charles III University of Madrid, Spain. From 2006 to 2008 I was an Assistant
Professor at Suez Canal University and German
University in Cairo (GUC), Egypt. From 2008 to 2010
I was a Research Assistant Professor at University
of Waterloo, Canada. During this period, I coordinated
project and NSERC
CRD project. I also wrote a proposal for the establishment
of Waterloo Center of Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence
(CPAMI). CPAMI has started officially in March 1, 2011
and I currently serve as an affiliated member of this center.
I also serve as an affiliated member of the RoboticsLab.
From 2010 t0 2013 I was working as Associate Professor and acting
chair of Engineering Science Department at Suez University.
I was also director of Robotics
and Autonomous Systems (RAS) research group at German
University in Cairo. From 2013 t0 2015, I worked as a Senior Research Scientist at Vestec, Inc and AI Consultant at Menya
Solutions Inc., a Robotics & Automation Consultant at
InnoVision Systems, Smart Mobility group coordinator in University of Waterloo Center of Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (CPAMI) and principal consultant of Machine Intelligence and Optimization (MIO), Waterloo, Canada.
I worked as Associate Professor and Head of Engineering Science Department at Suez University, AI Head at Sypron Solutions and Adjunct Professor of Autonomous Vehicles at Zewail City of Science and Technology and Nile University.
I am currently working as Senior AI Expert at General Motors Canada. I also teach a grad course about AI for smart mobility at University of Toronto.
I am a Senior Member in the IEEE, editor of
Springer Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering (LNEE), an associate editor for the International
Journal of Robotics and Automation and founder and chair
of IEEE Robotics and Automation Society (RAS) Egypt Chapter (recipient of the 2015 IEEE RAS Chapter of the Year Award and 2012 Chapter of the Year
Award in IEEE Region 8). I am a member of Autonomous Robotics Group of IEEE RAS Standards and 2016 Advisory Committee Member of IEEE RAS-SIGHT (Special Interest Group on Humanitarian Technology) and a member of IEEE SIGHT Partnerships SubCommittee.
I am the 2018 recipient of the 2018 IEEE Member and Geographic Activities (MGA) Achievement Award