M. Shamim Hossain is currently a Professor with the Department of Software Engineering, College of Computer and Information Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He is also an adjunct professor with the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Ottawa, Canada. He received his Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Ottawa, Canada. His research interests are on cloud networking, smart environment (smart city, smart health), AI, deep learning, edge computing, Internet of Things (IoT), multimedia for health care, and multimedia big data. He has authored and coauthored more than 300 publications including refereed journals (200+ SCI/ISI-Indexed papers, 100+ IEEE/ACM Transactions/Journal papers, 10+ ESI highly cited papers, 1 hot paper), conference papers, books, and book chapters. Recently, he co-edited a book on “Connected Health in Smart Cities”, published by Springer. He is one of the top 2% Scientists of the world in Networking and Telecommunication field. He is one of the top computer scientists in Saudi Arabia. He has served as cochair, general chair, workshop chair, publication chair, and TPC for over 20 IEEE and ACM conferences and workshops. He is the chair of IEEE Special Interest Group on Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Health with IEEE ComSoc eHealth Technical Committee. Currently, he is the Co-Chair of the special session “AI- Enabled technologies for smart health monitoring", to be held with IEEE I2MTC 2021. He was the cochair of the 3rd IEEE ICME workshop on Multimedia Services and Tools for smart-health (MUST-SH 2020).   He was the recipient of a number of awards, including the Best Conference Paper Award, the 2016 ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications (TOMM) Nicolas D. Georganas Best Paper Award, the 2019 King Saud University Scientific Excellence Award (Research Quality), and the Research in Excellence Award from the College of Computer and Information Sciences (CCIS), King Saud University (3 times in a row). He is on the editorial board of several SCI/ISI-Indexed Journals/Transactions including the IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, IEEE Multimedia, IEEE Network, IEEE Wireless Communications, IEEE Access, Journal of Network and Computer Applications (Elsevier), and International Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications (Springer). He also presently serves as a lead guest editor of IEEE Network, ACM Transactions on Internet Technology, ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications (TOMM) and Multimedia systems Journal. Previously, he served as a guest editor of the IEEE Communications Magazine, IEEE Network, IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine (currently JBHI), IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, International Journal of Multimedia Tools and Applications (Springer), Cluster Computing (Springer), Future Generation Computer Systems (Elsevier), Computers and Electrical Engineering (Elsevier), Sensors (MDPI), and International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks. He is a senior member of both the IEEE, and ACM.  He is an IEEE ComSoc Distinguished Lecturer (DL) for 2021-2022.
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