Organising Committee


Ahmed Fouad

Ahmed Fouad has completed his MD (Doctorate) Degree from Ain Shams University, Egypt in 2013, USA. He is the Consultant and Head of Cardiothoracic Surgery Department in Elaraby Hospital, Egypt. He is the Lecturer in Ain Shams University Hospitals, Egypt. He did his Cardiac Surgery Clinical Fellowship at National University Hospital, Singapore in 2006. He has published several articles and has many certifications and Honors Recognitions in his name.

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Maria Begoña Garcia Zapirain

Begoña García Zapirain was born in San Sebastian (Spain) in 1970. She is the Head and main researcher of the DeustoTech‐LIFE Unit at the University of Deusto and of the eVIDA research group, which holds the Basque Government Recognition R‐2010. She graduated in Telecommunications Engineering and she specialized in Telematics at the Basque Country University in 1994. In 2003 she defended her Ph.D. dissertation based on the pathological speech digital processing field. In 1997, after 5 years working for ZIV Company she joined the Engineering Faculty at the University of Deusto as a lecturer in signal theory and electronics. She led the Telecommunications Department from 2002 to 2008. She participated in more than 50 national and international research projects since 2002, leading 43 of them as the main researcher. As a result of these projects, she has published more than 20 articles in international journals, written several books and chapters, and presented more than 50 papers in international conferences. She is currently the director of 8 doctoral theses. She is a Member of IEEE and EURASIP, she is nowadays part of the CGames and ISSPIT organization committee and she serves as reviewer and editor in several international conferences and journals.

Maria Lourdes S Casas

Maria Lourdes S Casas is a Pediatric Cardiologist certified by Philippine College of Cardiology. She completed her education and fellowships from University of Santo Tomas College of Medicine in the year of 1979.


Prasan Kumar Sahoo

Prasan Kumar Sahoo has completed his Ph.D. (CSIE), Ph.D. (Math) from Chang Gung University, Taiwan. He is the professor of Dept. of Computer Science and Information Engineering at Chang Gung University. He is the Adjunct Associate Research Fellow of the Dept. of Cardiology in
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan.

Ezzeldin A. Mostafa

Ezzeldin A. Mostafa has completed his MD, PhD, MBA. He is the professor of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Ain Shams University Hospital Cairo, Egypt.