- Professional Affiliations
Senior Member, IEEE
Member, Professional Engineers Quebec (OiQ), Canada
Member, IEEE Communication Society (ComSoc)
Member, IEEE Quebec Section (Region 7)
- Activities
Expert Committee Member at Canada Foundation for Innovation. I am a Grant Reviewer for the 2020 College-Industry Innovation Fund.
Member of IEEE Backhaul/Fronthaul Networking & Communications Emerging Technologies Initiatives (ETI-BNC)
Blog writer for the ETI-BNC on the topic of Self-Backhauling in Next Generation Wireless Cellular Networks
Member, Institut Nordique du Québec (translated as Northern Institute of Quebec)
Member of FRQNT Strategic Cluster Centre for Systems Technologies and Applications for Radiofrequency and Communications (STARACOM)
Member of Centre de Recherche en Informatique de Montréal (CRIM) (translated as Montreal Computer Research Center)
External Reviewer for MITCAS (2021)
Member and UQAC representative at CMC Microsystems.
- Chair and organizer for the following workshops
2021
  • W5: Connected Intelligence for IoT and Industrial IoT Applications (C3IA)
    - In conjunction with the 2020 IEEE 93rd Vehicular Technology Conference. VTC2021-Spring will be held Helsinki, Finland, 25-28 April 2021.
2020
  • W9: Real-time data processing in Industrial and IoT Applications
    - This workshop will be co-located with the 2020 IEEE 92nd Vehicular Technology Conference. VTC2020-Fall, 4 – 7 October 2020 (Victoria, B.C., Canada).
2020
  • Data Processing in Industrial and IoT Applications
    - This workshop was co-located with the International Conference on Computing, Networking, and Communications, IEEE ICNC 2020, (Hawaii, USA, February, 2020). Completed.
2019
  • Applied Computational Intelligence (ACI)
    - This workshop was co-located with the 15th IEEE International Conference on Signal-Image Technology & Internet-Based Systems (Sorrento, Italy, November 2019). Completed.
Chair for invited sessions (Workshops):
2021
  • IS01: Edge Computing Technologies for Mobile Computing and Internet of Things
    - In conjunction with KES Smart Digital Futures multi-conference HCIS 2021 (Rome, Italy, 14-16 June 2021).
2021
  • S06: Global and Constrained Optimization: Algorithms and Applications
    In conjunction with the 25th International Conference on Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems , KES 2021 (Szczecin, Poland, September 2021).
2021
  • IS16: Recent Advances in Biometric Technology
    - In conjunction with the 25th International Conference on Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems , KES 2021 (Szczecin, Poland, September 2021)
2021
  • IS04: Big Data Analytics in Sustainable and Smart City
    - In conjunction with 13th International Conference on Sustainability in Energy and Buildings SEB-21 (Split, Croatia, September 2021).
2020
  • IS02: Real-time data processing in Industrial and IoT Applications
    - In conjunction with the Smart Digital Futures multi-conference SDF 2020 (Split, Croatia, June 2020). Completed.
2020
  • IS21: Global and Constrained Optimization: Algorithms and Applications
    - In conjunction with the 24th International Conference on Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems , KES 2020 (Verona, Italy, September 2020). Completed.
Conference Program Chair
2021
  • 14th International Conference on Human Centred Intelligent Systems (HCIS-21)
    14 – 16 June 2021, Rome, Italy.
- Technical Reviewer (2019, 2020)
  • IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology.
  • IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics.
  • IEEE Communications Letters
  • IEEE Internet of Things Journal
  • IEEE Access
  • Elsevier International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems
  • Elsevier Journal of Mobile Multimedia
  • Elsevier Journal Computer Communications
  • Elsevier Sustainable Cities and Society
  • Springer Multimedia Tools and Applications
  • MDPI Electronics
  • MDPI Sensors
  • MDPI Technologies
Technical Program Committee (TPC) Member (2019, 2020)
2020
  • IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communication, ICNC’20
  • IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, VTC’20.
2019
  • IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC’ 2019
  • IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communication, ICNC’19
  • IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2019-Spring and VTC2019-Fall)
  • International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference, IWCMC’ 2019
  • IEEE, International Conference on Smart City Applications, SCA’19
  • IEEE International Conference on Signal Image Technology & Internet Based Systems, SITIS’19
  • International Conference on Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems, KES’19
  • Smart Digital Futures, SDF’19
Technical Program Committee (TPC) Member (2019, 2020)
2020
  • IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communication, ICNC’20
  • IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, VTC’20
2019
  • IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC’ 2019
  • IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communication, ICNC’19
  • IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2019-Spring and VTC2019-Fall)
  • International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference, IWCMC’ 2019
  • IEEE, International Conference on Smart City Applications, SCA’19.
  • IEEE International Conference on Signal Image Technology & Internet Based Systems, SITIS’19.
  • International Conference on Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems, KES’19.
  • Smart Digital Futures, SDF’19.