Industrial Technology Track Speakers
  Track Chairs
  Mr. Rami T. Al-Mushcab
IEEE R8 Industry Relations
Coordinator and IT
Consultant at Saudi Aramco
Mr. Ghaleb B. Al-Dandan
IAS Chapter Chair of
Saudi Arabia Section and
IT Consultant at Saudi Aramco
  Mr. Issam Karkoutli,
Managing Director of Middle East
INOVx Solutions, USA
Virtualization – “ Bringing Reality
to your Asset Management”
Mr. Mervyn Kelly,
Director, Metro Ethernet Product
Management, Nortel EMEA,
Nortel Networks, Europe
“ Considering the value of PBT as
a connection oriented Carrier
Ethernet solution”
  Mr. Jouni Olavi Paavonen,
Chief Designer
FF-Automation, Finland
“ Remote control & Monitoring”
Mr. Niren Choudhury,
Regional CTO – Middle East
Alcatel-Lucent, UAE
“ Challenges and Migration Toward
Full IP Converged Network”
  Mr. Mohammed Al-Jaroudi,
IT Specialist, Saudi Aramco,
Saudi Arabia
“ Broadband VSAT Services -
New Perspective for Oil and Gas
Mr. Frank Tuhus,
Senior Systems Engineer,
Cisco Systems, Norway
  Dr. Peter Magyar,
Consultant and executive board
member of the IEEE Industry
Applications Society,
Hella KGaA Hueck & Co.,
“ Power Electronics Control
Problems & Applications in
Mr. Yervant Zorian,
Vice President and Chief Scientist
Virage Logic, USA
“ Process of Establishing IEEE
  Mr. Terence Hazel,
Consultant and a member in
Schneider Electric, France
“ Dedicated Adjustable Speed
Drive Switchboard”
Mr. Turhan Muluk,
Wireless Standards and Regulations
Manager, Intel, USA
“ Benefits of WiMAX Standards
(IEEE 802.16 – Broadband
Wireless Metropolitan Area
  Mr. Marty Cole,
Killark Specifications Engineer
and IEC Product Manager
Hubbell Canada LP, Canada
“ Combining Hazardous Location
Practices and Technologies
in a Large Capital Project”

Panel Discussion
Coordinated by:
Michael Elsayed
Dr. Yervant Zorian
Mr. Turhan Muluk
Mr. Christian Sckerl
Dr. Keith R Dickerson
Mr. Nabil A. Mulla

“ How Would Local Companies
Influence International Standards?”

Mr. Khalid Ahmed Yousef Alireza
Group Chairman,
Saudi Cable Co.
“ High Voltage Manufacturing
Technollogy Transfer to Saudi

Mr. Ulrich Kohn
Director Network Solutions and
Marketing - Enterprise Networks,
Ericsson, Germany
    H.E. Nabil Ameen Mulla
Director - General,
Saudi Arabia Standards Organization
(SASO), Saudi Arabia