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Faculty Bio for Driss Kettani

Driss Kettani

School - School of Science and Engineering Employment Status - Full-Time Office - Building 9, Office No. 102 Office hours - TBA Office extension - (+212) 535-862-178
Driss Kettani holds a PhD in Computer Science from Laval University in Canada. He also holds a Certificate in Business Administration and a Certificate in Geomatic from the Environmental System and Research Institute/Montreal. Dr. Kettani joined Alakhawayn University in Ifrane/Morocco, as Professor of Computer Science, in 2000. Further to his teaching duties, he led/leads Several Research Laboratories with international grants from North America and Europe. He specializes in ICT4D with a specific focus on “eGovernment for Good Governance”. Dr. Kettani is Member of the United Nations Experts Group in e-Government, and Observer in the UN Experts Group in Public Administration. He has been recognized through several distinctions and awards, including the eMtiaz’2006 Prize (Moroccan Prime Minister), the TIGA’2007 Prize (by the U.N. Economic Commission of Africa) and the UNDP’2008 Prize of the best ICT project with impact on the Society. Driss Kettani supervised a number of Master/PhD Projects/Thesis both at Laval and Al Akhawayn University. He published several books/book chapters and many journal and conference proceeding papers.