Sep 17 – 19, 2024
King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Asia/Riyadh timezone

Conference Tracks

Track 1: Sustainable Smart Mobility Solutions

Abdulwahed Abdulaziz Saif, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia (Chair); Josep Salanova, Hellenic Institute of Transport (HIT), Greece; Muhammad Faizan Mysorewala, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia; and Wim Ectors, Hasselt University, Belgium


  • Autonomous Systems for Mobility (e.g., Cars, Drones, Humanoids)
  • Communication Protocol V2V and V2I  
  • Internet of Drones  
  • Internet of Vehicles  
  • IoT (Internet of Things)  
  • Mobility as a Service
  • Security, Blockchain, and Mobility  
  • Secure IT & Communication Protocol  
  • Smart Sensing Technology  

Track 2: Future of Logistics  

Ahmad Al Hanbali, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia (Chair); Ahmet Kolus, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia; Dario Babic, University of Zagreb, Croatia; and Siham Farrag, Middle East College, Oman


  •    AI/ML Driven Production and Demand  
  •    AI/ML for Freight Procedures and Clearance  
  •    Application of Optimization and Operational Research in Mobility and Logistics  
  •    Automation of Logistics  
  •    Big Data to Connect Port(s)  
  •    Cognitive Automation of Logistic Systems  
  •    Green and Reverse Logistics  
  •    IoT for Logistics  
  •    Smart Health Logistic  

Track 3: Carbon Neutral Solutions for Mobility and Logistics  

Ali Taleb Alawami, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia (Chair); Ahmed Eltayeb Taha, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia; Joshua Auld, Argonne National Laboratory, USA; and Johan Holmgren, Malmö University, Sweden


  •    Battery Technology and EV  
  •    FC and Renewable Energy for Different Mobility Modes  
  •    Hydrogen Mobility  
  •    Improving Hydrocarbon Mobility: ICE, H2-ICE, H2-Diesel-ICE  
  •    Microgrid for EV Mobility  

Track 4: Sustainable Cognitive Cities 

Habib Mahdi Alshuwaikhat, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia (Chair); Elenna Dugundji, MIT, USA; and Syed Saad Azhar Ali, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia  


  •    Cognitive Computing and AI
  •    Climate Resilience
  •    Data Security and Privacy
  •    Resilience and Disaster Management
  •    Smart Governance
  •    Smart Infrastructure
  •    Smart Urban Planning
  •    Waste Management