Oualid Ali


Assoc.Prof.Dr Oualid Ali
Associate Professor
Training & Smart Solutions Center (TSSC)

GUtech, PO Box 1816, Athaibah PC 130, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. Room: TSSC, 3rd Floor
+968 2206 1196 (office)
+968 91949946 (mobile)


Short biogaphy:

Dr. Oualid Ali has obtained a bachelors degree in Management Information Systems (MIS), in 1998, from the "Institut Superieur de Gestion", in Tunis, Tunisia. In 1999, he moved to Canada, Laval University, Quebec, to carry on further studies and obtained a Masters degree in Computer Science in 2001, and PhD in Computer Science in 2006 (supervised by Prof. Bernard Moulin. After his PhD study, In 2006, he moved to UK to work as senior research assistant because he has received a 2 years- MARIE-CURIE prestigious scholarship to work in bot York University and Hull University. In 2008 he moved to…
Full CV

  • PhD , Computer Science, Laval University, Canada, 2006.
  • Business Information Systems (BIS)
  • Smart and Sustainable Cities
  • Big Data and Analytics
  • GIS and GeoSpatial Technologies
  • Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Digital Innovation and Creativity
  • Digital leadership and strategy
  • BusinessPerformance Management
  • Project Management
  • Total Quality Management (TQM)

Research Areas

  • Smart and Sustainable Cities
  • GIS and GeoSpatial Technologies
  • Big Data and Analytics
  • Digital Innovation and Creativity
  • Digital Leadership and Strategy
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Smart Mobility and Transportation
  • Smart Tourism and Smart Destination

Research Projects


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