Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi

Assistant Professor Department: Computer Science Professional Activities: On-board Status: Available

Work Experience

  • Assistant Professor and Academic Director PGD Proj at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (Jan2017 to PRESENT)
  • Lecturer at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (May2003 to May2010)
  • Assistant Professor at Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (May2003 to Jan2017)
  • System Specialist at The George Washington University Washington DC USA (Jan1999 to Jan2003)
  • Maintenance Area Engineer (Apprentice) at Fauji Fertilizer Bin Qasim Limited (Sep1997 to Nov1998)
  • Research Scholar at Institute of Materials Sciences and Reseacher, PS (Dec1995 to Sep1997)

Education

  • PhD (MIS), Institute of Business Administration, Karachi - 2013
  • MS (SE & MIS), George Washington University, USA - 2001
  • BS (Mechanical Engineering), NWFP University of Engineering & Technology - 1994

Membership & Affiliations:

  • MEMBER, Member IAOA and Applications
  • MEMBER, Pakistan Engineering Council
  • PROFESSIONAL, Project M'gment Institute USA
  • MEMBER, ISO/IEC Technical Committee
  • COMMITTEE, Chairperson PSQCA GoP

Research Interests

  • MIS

Courses Taught

  • Establishing Effective PMOs
  • INTRO TO COMPUTER APPL (TUT)
  • INTRO. TO COMP. APPLICATION
  • Leading Project Organization
  • MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS
  • MIS PROJECT
  • MULTIDISCIPLINARY PROJECT - 1
  • OPER. & PRODUCTION MGT
  • PRODUCTION&OPERATION MGT
  • PROJECT EVALUATION AND MANGMT.
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT
  • Project Management Information
  • Project Planning, Execution &
  • Special Topics in Project Mana

Research Output

  • Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi "Organizational Transformation: Creating the enabling environment through temporary disconnect", IBA Business Review, Jun 30, 2016, Karachi, Pakistan
  • Dr. Zaheeruddin Asif, Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi "Grounded Ontology Methodology – Illustrating the Seed Ontology Creation", UK Academy for Information Systems Conference Proceedings 2015, Apr 01, 2015, Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Dr. S.M. Faisal Iradat, Sergey Andreev, Dr. Sayeed Ghani, Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Muhammad Waseem Arain "Revisiting Assumptions in Backoff Process Modeling and Queueing Analysis of Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs)", The Computer Journal, May 21, 2014, England
  • Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Dr. Zaheeruddin Asif, Dr. S.M. Faisal Iradat, Muhammad Waseem Arain, Dr. Sayeed Ghani "FocalPoint - Proposed Grounded Methodology for Collaborative Construction of Information Systems Security Ontologies", Information – an International Interdisciplinary Journal, Mar 01, 2013
  • Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Syed Niaz Nabi "Temporary Disconnect – Creating the Right Environment for Managing Transformation", ELLTA Conference 2012 – Asian Perspectives on Transforming Societies Through Creativity , Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Dec 21, 2012, Langkawi, Malaysia
  • Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Dr. Zaheeruddin Asif, Dr. S.M. Faisal Iradat "On Framework for Dynamic Theory Generation – Grounded Ontological Theorization (GOT)", Information Systems Foundations (ISF): Theorising in a Dynamic Discipline, Sep 14, 2012, Canberra, Australia
  • Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Ghmlas Saleh Al-Ghmlas, Khaled Alghathbar "Enterprise Information Security Policies, Standards, and Procedures: A Survey of Available Standards and Guidelines", Strategic and Practical Approaches for Information Security Governance: Technologies and Applied Solutions, Feb 01, 2012, United States
  • Bilal Khan, Khaled S. Alghathbar, Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Mohmmad Khurram Khan "Effectiveness of Information Security Awareness Methods based on Psychological Theories", African Journal of Business Management, Oct 01, 2011
  • Azeddine Chikh, Mohammad Abulaish, Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Khaled Alghathbar "An Ontology Based Information Security Requirements Engineering Framework", Secure and Trust Computing, Data Management and Applications, Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS), Jul 01, 2011, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany
  • Muhammad Abulaish, Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Khaled Alghathbar, Azeddine Chikh "SIMOnt: A Security Information Management Ontology Framework ,Secure and Trust Computing, Data Management and Applications", Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS), Jul 01, 2011, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany
  • Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, S.Waqar Nabi, S. Awais A.Tipu, Bushra Haqqi, Zahra Abid, Khaled Alghathbar "Data Confidentiality and Integrity Issues and Role of Information Security Management Standard, Policies and Practices - An Empirical Study of Telecommunication Industry in Pakistan", Security Technology, Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity International Conferences, SecTech and DRBC 2010, Dec 13, 2010, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany
  • Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Abdulrahman A. Mirza, Khaled Alghathbar "Information Assurance in Saudi Organizations - An Empirical Study", Security Technology, Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity International Conferences, SecTech and DRBC 2010, Dec 13, 2010, Berlin Heidelberg, Germany
  • Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, A.A. Mirza, K. Alghathbar "A Comparison between IT Workers and End-Users Outlook on the Soundness of Information Security Measures in Saudi Arabian Organizations", AIS SIGSEC Workshop on Information Security & Privacy (WISP 2010), Dec 01, 2010, St Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi "Information Security Practices in IT Industry in Pakistan – Benchmarking Study", Recent Advances in Information Security (RAIS 2009), Apr 27, 2009, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Danish Abrar, Karim Chagani, Adnan Khan, Anwar ul Haq "Converged Service of Data, Video and Voice--Readiness of Pakistani Market", Business Review, Jul 01, 2008, Karachi, Pakistan
  • Engr. Dr. Syed Irfan Nabi, Nooruddin, M, Qurat ul Ain, Raza, J, Tania D’Souza "Consumer Behavior and Cellular Industry in Pakistan", Proceedings of National Conference on Information and Communication Technologies (NCICT-2007), May 26, 2007, Bannu, Pakistan

Projects

List to come