Wathiq Mansoor is a Professor at the University of Dubai. He has excellent academic leadership experience in well-known universities worldwide. He earned his Ph.D. in computer engineering from Aston University in the UK. His doctoral work was on the design and implementation of multiprocessors systems and communications protocols for computer vision applications. He has published many research papers in Artificial Intelligence, Image processing, deep learning, security, ubiquitous computing, web services, and neural networks. His current research is in the area of Artificial Intelligence, and security using neural networks with deep learning models for various applications. He has organized many international and national conferences and workshops. He is a senior member of the IEEE UAE section. He has supervised many Ph.D. and undergraduate projects in the field of Computer engineering and innovation in business, in addition to co-supervise many postgraduate students through research collaboration with international research groups