Chair: Mohamed Limam, University of Dhofar, Sultanate of Oman (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Mohamed Limam holds a PhD in Statistics from Oregon State University (OSU), USA, in 1985, and a MSc in Statistics, from the same university in 1981. He started his career as an Assistant Professor at OSU, then at King Saud University, Saudi Arabia. In 1994, he moved to Tunisia as Associate Professor of statistics at the University of Tunis. His research interests include the area of applied statistics, computational statistics, Data Mining, Statistical Quality Control and Quality Management. He is the author of many research publications and the advisor of more than 20 PhD students. He is a member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Quality and Standards. He was the head of the Laboratory of Operations Research Decision and Control of Processes (LARODEC), the Founder and President of the Tunisian Association of Statistics and its Applications from 2008 to 2011 and co-founder of the Tunisian Management Science Society. Prof. Limam was the dean of the business School at the University of Tunis from 1995 till 2001, then Vice President of the same University from 2007 till 2011. Currently he is the Deputy Vice Chancellor of Dhofar University, Sultanate of Oman.