Dr. Ali Al Shidhani is the Industry Liaison officer at IEEE Oman section. He is the director of ICT Research at The Research Council of Oman. His mission at work is to push the ICT research and innovation agenda forward through several programs and initiatives.
Previously, he was an Assistant Professor at the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Sultan Qaboos University where he was teaching, conducting research and supervising undergraduate and postgraduate projects. He received B.Eng in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Sultan Qaboos University, Masters of IT in Data Communications from Queensland University of Technology, Australia, Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of British Columbia, Canada.