Conference General Chair

Ghassan F. Issa

IT-DREPS 2017 General Chair

University of Petra, Amman, Jordan

+962 6 5799545

+962 6 5799546

Mobile: +962 79 54144 90

Ghassan Issa ( is a professor of Computer Science at the University of Petra in Amman – Jordan. He is the Dean of Information Technology, the director of the e-learning center, and the Director of the Technology Innovation Center. He also serves as an advisor for the university president on web development, social media, and web ranking. His research interests include areas such as mobile learning, networked learning, competition-based learning and project-based learning. He has worked on several projects based on open source LMS. He received his M.S and PhD. from Old Dominion University, Virginia. He also served as a department head at Pennsylvania College of Technology (Penn State University, USA).  Ghassan Issa was the chair of the IT-DREPS 2013 which took place in Amman, Jordan in May 2013.

Ali Maqousi

IT-DREPS 2017 CO-Chair

University of Petra, Amman, Jordan

+962 6 5799555 / Ext. 1999

Mobile: +962 7 99232466

Dr. Ali Maqousi is a faculty member at the Computer Networks Department at the University of Petra in Amman – Jordan. He is the Director of the Office of External Funding for Research Projects, and the director of the Technology Transfer Office at the University of Petra.  Dr. Maqousi serves as the secretary for the Jordan IEEE Section, and was the organization chair for the IT-DREPS 2013 Conference.

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