Zineddine Mhamed

Euromed Polytechnic School (EPS)

Doctor of Philosophy (2008)
Management of Information Technology
Capella University, Minneapolis, MN, USA (ACBSP Accredited)
Dissertation Topic
Compliance of the healthcare industry with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability
Act security regulations in Washington State: A quantitative study two years after mandatory compliance date
Dissertation Committee

Dr. Jose Nieves (Supervisor, Information Technology, George Mason University)
Dr. Gerald, Giraud (Committee Member, Research Methodology and Design, University of Nebraska) Prof. Vucetic, Jelena (Committee Member, Electrical Engineering, California Institute of Technology)

Masters of Science (Telecommunications) (1999) IONA College New Rochelle, NY, USA

Bachelor of Science (Computer Sciences) (1994) University of Sciences, Rabat, Morocco

  • Computer Systems
  • Telecommunications
  • Web development
  • e-commerce

Professor/researcher at UEMF Morocco October 2016 to present
Assistant Professor and IT director at ALHOSN University UAE Aug 2010 to Aug 2016
Assistant Professor and MIS department’s chair at ALHOSN University UAE Aug 2008-2010
System Engineer/programmer Emphanet Communications, USA, Nov 2001 to June 2008
(Web development & design, Database design, System Admin, Systems Repair and design, Networking)
Database Engineer/Programmer and System Administrator Waypoint Communications Inc. USA, May 1999 to June 2001 (Web development, Database design, Network Administration)
Instructor: Peninsula College, Port Townsend campus, USA, Feb 1999 to May 1999 (Computer sciences)
Technician: Olympic Computer Solutions, Port Townsend, USA, Feb 1999 to May 1999 (Network design and support, computer repair)
IT engineer: Mohammed V University Rabat, Morocco: March 1994 to Sept 1997 (Computer Sciences Service Administrator, Technical support, Applications Development, Computer Sciences Instructor)


Certified IBM Artificial Intelligence Analyst - Mastery Award 2019
Certified IBM Artificial Intelligence Analyst - Explorer Award 2019.


Refereed Conference Papers 


El Jai, M., Saidou, N., Zineddine, M., Bachiri, H. Mathematical design and preliminary mechanical analysis of the new lattice structure: “GE-SEZ*” structure processed by ABS polymer and FDM technology. Prog Addit Manuf (2020).


M. Zineddine and C. Alaoui,  Digital Plagiarism and its impact on education: UAE case, "13ème édition du Colloque de l’Enseignement des Technologies et des Sciences de l’information et des Systèmes, CETSIS – 2018"

C. Alaoui, and  M. Zineddine, MOOC vs. Traditional classroom teaching: lessons to improve learners’ retention "13ème édition du Colloque de l’Enseignement des Technologies

et des Sciences de l’information et des Systèmes, CETSIS – 2018"

M. Zineddine, C. Alaoui , April. Manufacturers mapping according to CC assurance security certified products. In The  International Conference on Networking, Information Systems & Security April 27-28, 2018. Springer.

C. Alaoui, and M. Zineddine, 2018 "Hybrid BTMS for lithium-ion batteries," In : 5th 

International Renewable and Sustainable Energy Conference (IRSEC’17), Dec 4-7, 2017, Tangier, Morocco. IEEE.

C. Alaoui, M. Zineddine, S. Nourddin, Towards the implementation of refurbished ev lithium-ion batteries for smart grid energy storage, Intelligent Systems and Computer Vision (ISCV), 1-5. 2017.

M. Zineddine; Chakib Alaoui; Nourddin Saidou, Commercial software companies and open source community reaction to disclosed vulnerabilities: Case of Windows Server 2008 and Linux patching , 2017, IEEE, International Conference on Wireless Technologies, Embedded and Intelligent Systems (WITS), 1 - 4, DOI: 10.1109/WITS.2017.7934677, 2017.

M.Zineddine, “Estimation of storage reliability using Weibull distribution: case of a hard drive”  Australia-Middle East Conference on Business and Social Sciences, Dubai, UAE, 2016.

M.Zineddine, “The Dilemma of Securing Industrial Control Systems: UAE Context ”  the 2nd International Conference  On Information Technology for Organizations Development, Fes, Morocco,  2016.

M.Zineddine, “Smart Phones: an IT Security Concern for IT Management”  International Conference on e-Commerce, e-Administration, e-Society, e-Education, and e-Technology (e-CASE & e-Tech 2015),  Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2015.

M.Zineddine , “Models and Statistics Generated from Social Networks’ Data are Flawed: UAE Context” International Conference on Next Generation Computing and Communication Technologies 2014 (ICNGCCT ’14), Dubai, UAE.

M.Zineddine and H.Kindi, “Social Networks, another Hotbed for Security and Privacy Breaches” 7th International Conference on Software, Knowledge, Information Management and Applications (SKIMA 2013), Chiang Mai, Thailand 2013

M. Zineddine and Nahla Arafat “Attitude towards Robot Assisted Surgery: UAE context” International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology (IIT), IEEE, Al Ain, UAE, 2013.

October 13, 2009: E-learning research in our region and Software/tools used, Cafe-Me 09, Dubai UAE February 10, 2010: Oracle Smart Strategies 2010:Your Road Map to the Future, Abu Dhabi, UAE April 19, 2010: The 3rd Annual Leadership Lecture by Daniel Goleman and John Kotter, Abu Dhabi - UAE
January 31, 2011: Do you have your ICT Strategy ready for 2011? Abu Dhabi, UAE
February 22, 2011: Develop Your Strategy and Roadmap for Cloud Computing .Abu Dhabi, UAE
May 15th, 2011: Impact through ICT research and innovation discussed during Khalifa University Forum, Abu Dhabi, UAE
September 28th, 2011: Ankabut Users’ Meeting “The Way Forward” Zayed University Dubai, UAE.
November 5th, 2012: IBM Software Agile Innovation , Abu Dhabi, UAE
May 20th, 2013: Enhancing the Quality of IT services, Dubai, UAE
December 16th, 2013: 6thInternational Conference on Development in eSystems
March 11th, 2015: Make IT Simple, Make it agile, Huawei, Abu Dhabi, UAE.
September 16th, 2015: Transforming Your Business with Software-Defined
Environments, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Big data and Cloud computing
IT security Operating Systems Algorithmic and programing
Information Systems Project Management
Information Systems Analysis & Design Project (Capstone Projects)
Information Systems Design and Implementation Information Systems Investigation and Analysis Advanced Database Design and Implementation E-Commerce
Advanced Topics in E-Commerce (MBA) Web Development
Advanced Web Development
Data Communications and Networking
Introduction to Computer Sciences
Information Technology Applications in Business Management Information Systems: Concepts and Techniques Security & Privacy of Information & Information systems