Professor Dr. Siti Mariyam Shamsuddin
BSc (Hons – Mathematics, New Jersey, USA)
MSc (Mathematics, New Jersey USA),
PhD (Artificial Intelligence, Universiti Putra Malaysia)
TOPIC: Big Data
Siti Mariyam Shamsuddin received her Bachelor and Master degree in Mathematics from New Jersey USA, and PhD in Artificial Intelligence from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), MALAYSIA. She was the Head of R & D Cluster of Engineering and ICT, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia from 2007 until 2009; Head Department of Computer Graphics and Multimedia from 2001 until 2006, and Head of Soft Computing Research Group, UTM, from 2000 until April 2014. Currently, she is the Director of UTM Big Data Centre, Skudai Johor Bahru. The main focus of the centre is on Data Science and Big Data Analytics ranging from products and services. These include Professional Certificates in Data Science; Professional Certificates in Big Data Analytics; GPU-based Computing Courses; GPU-based Machine Learning; Big Data QR Codes; GPU Big Data Analytics, Nth Biometrics Systems for GPU-Platform and Cost-Effective Big Data Platform. Her experiences dealing with data analytics started during her bachelor and master degree in Mathematics from Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU), Teaneck NJ USA. She was working part-time as Library Cataloging Analytics at FDU, NJ (July 1988 – May 1989), Computer Analyst and Insurance Analyst, NJ USA (1989 – 1990). Her experiences in solving industries problems ranging from fundamental issues to practical applications and these include Intelligent Solution for Web Caching in e-Business Transaction; Machine Learning approaches for Air Condition Product Design; Data Analytics for Polymer Degradation; Retail Sport Analytics; Desk Help Service Analytics, Malware Analytics, and others. She has published many quality papers in high impact journals and conferences resulting to higher citations with h-index of 18. Her research interests include Big Data Computing, Machine Learning, Soft Computing, Pattern Recognition, Biometrics systems and Intelligent Graphics. She is also the Editor-in-Chief (Scopus-index) for International Journal of Advances in Soft Computing & Its Applications (IJASCA) (http://www.home.ijasca.com), and reviewers of many international reputable journals related to her fields.