KTH-SEECS Applied Information Security Lab

National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)

Dr. Awais Shibli

Designation: Lab Director
Email: awais.shibli@seecs.edu.pk

Dr. Awais Shibli, Head of Software Engineering Department at School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (SEECS-NUST) since 2011, is the Director of KTH-SEECS Applied Information Security Lab, where he oversees research and development that include solving major Information Security issues in Cloud Environments, Databases and Mobile Agent Systems.

Dr. Shibli received his Masters and Ph.D. degrees in Information Security from KTH - Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan (Stockholm, Sweden). He has been actively involved in research, mainly focusing on designing holistically secure applications and systems. Dr. Shibli has several publications in international journals and conferences and has acquired large funds for numerous research projects. He also serves on a number of committees and panels, including IEEE, ACM, Springer, ICT and HEC.

In addition to his novel contributions as a researcher, Dr. Shibli has also offered his valuable expertise to the Software industry for four years, primarily as a Software Engineer. He worked as a Software Architect at SETECS Inc., a USA-based company, developing high-quality Cloud and Information Security products. He has also held the prominent position of Chief Technology Officer at TECNEX Systems, where he played a vital role in the development of Electronic Medical Record (EMR) system for the healthcare industry.