Dr. Malek Mouhoub obtained his MSc and PhD in Computer Science from the University of Nancy in France. He is currently Professor and Head of the Department of Computer Science at the University of Regina in Canada. His research interests are in Artificial Intelligence and include Spatial and Temporal Reasoning, Preference Reasoning, Constraint Solving and Optimization with applications to Scheduling and Planning, E-commerce, Online Auctions, Robotics and GIS. Dr. Mouhoub's research is supported by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) federal grant in addition to several other funds and awards.
Dr. Mouhoub is the past treasurer of the executive of the Canadian Artificial Intelligence Association / Association pour l'intelligence artificielle au Canada (CAIAC). CAIAC is the oldest national AI association in the world. It is the official arm of the AAAI in Canada.
Dr. Mouhoub was the program co-chair for the 30th Canadian Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AI 2017) , the 31st International Conference on Industrial, Engineering & Other Applications of Applied Intelligent Systems (IEA/AIE 2018) and the IFIP International Conference On Computational Intelligence And Its Applications (IFIP CIIA 2018)