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SEC 2020: Symposium on E-Commerce and Cybersecurity

2020 Symposium on E-Commerce and Cybersecurity, SEC 2020
Organized by College of Computing and Informatics,
University of Sharjah in Cooperation with Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Sharjah, UAE
November 23, 2020

Ecommerce is becoming an exponentially growing trend in the field of business, especially during COVID-19 situation. It has grown to include trends such as e-marketplace, mobile commerce and social media commerce. Hence, stems the importance of cybersecurity to ensure safe online environments and to encourage e-commerce practices to flourish the economy.  SEC 2020 will to discuss emerging issues related to e-commerce and cybersecurity and latest trends and practices.
The conference will welcome academics, practitioners and governmental authorities that are interested and concerned about the two topics. Topics include, but not limited to the followings.

Conference themes

·      E-business
·      Intelligent systems
·      Social media marketing
·      Cybersecurity
·      Government regulations for e-commerce
·      E-services
·      E-government
·      Biometrics based security
·      Blockchain
·      Business / Enterprise Architectures
·      P2P-computing for e-commerce
·      e-payment systems
·      e-commerce Content Management
·      Consumer protection in e-commerce
·      Applications, Trends, Challenges, and Case Studies

Agenda of the conference
Time Activity
Opening Session
Keynote Speeches
Harnessing the Power of AI in E-commerce: Challenges and Opportunities
Dr. Kaoutar El Maghraoui- Principal Research Scientist at the IBM T.J Watson Research Center, USA
New Biometric-Based Cybersecurity Schemes for Risk-Based Authentication in Web Environment
Prof. Mohammed Obaidat, Fellow of IEEE,  Founding Dean & Professor, College of Computing & Informatics- University of Sharjah, UAE
10:30-11:00 Real-Time Personalized Customer Experiences
Hesham Abouelmagd, Senior Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services
11:00-11:30 Distributed Ledger Technology, Blockchain & Crypto Currencies
Prof. Edgar R. Weipp, Professor for Security and Privacy at the University of Vienna and Research Director of SBA Research, Austria
Workshops ​
The Future of E-Commerce: How E-commerce Will Change in 2020 and Beyond
Dr. Samar Mouakket, College of Computing & Informatics
12:15-01:00 An Overview of Electronic Payment Gateways in UAE, Closing the Gap
Dr. Mohammed Latifah, College of Computing & Informatics
Research Presentations/Faculty Members & Graduate Students
Cloud Security
Prof Ibrahim Kamel, Professor, Department of Computer Engineering
01:40-01:50 Detection of Cyberbullying in Arabic Social Media Communications
Dr. Djedjiga Mouheb, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science
01:50-02:00 On Detecting Combo-squatting and Typo-squatting Domain Attacks
Ala' Altaweel, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Engineering
02:00-02:10 Android Malware Detection Using Machine Learning
Ali Alzaabi, Master Student, Department of Computer Science

Exposing Deepfake Videos Using Optical Flow Estimation
Omar Gouda, Research Assistant & Master Student, Computer Engineering
A Secure and Smart Gateway for Smart Homes
Omnia Elmutasim, Research Assistant, Department of Computer Science
02:30-03:00 Closing session

Organizing Committee
Symposium Chair
Mohammad S. Obaidat
Technical Program Coordinators
Amel Al Ali
Manar Abu Talib

Vice Chair
Amel Al Ali
Financial Officer
Reem Al Jaber

Publication & Local Arrangement Committee
Manar Abu Talib
Mohammed Lataifeh
Naveed Ahmed
Ali A. ElMorsi

Publicity Committee
Mohammed Lataifeh, Chair
Saadat Al Hashmi
Ala' Altaweel
Exhibits & Sponsorship
Amel Al Ali
Samar Mouakket

Web Master
Fadi Jabr