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NI Days 2014 - The Graphical System Design Conference

Regional Graphical System Design Conference
Saturday May 17, 2014 from 8:30am - 5:30pm
Beirut, Lebanon


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Academic Track

Innovate with NI

The latest applications in Academia and Research using the NI Technology.

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The Keynote

NIDays 2014 Keynote featuring latest NI academic product launches

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Industrial Track

The NI Platform for Industry

The NI Platform in different industry sectors - Sponsored by the Lebanses Ministry of Industry

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GSD Musabaka

GSD Musabaka 2014

Congratulations to Qatar University for winning the First Position!

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"The topics discussed during the day are diverse and interesting".


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Agenda - Academic and Research Track

NIDays 2014 - Bringing the Latest Technology and Innovation for Measurement, Test and Control

8:30 am - 9:00 am Registration
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Keynote with Nancy Dib, Margarett Barrett and Shekhar Sharad

Do Engineering - Unleash the Next Generation of System Designers

10:00 am - 10:30 am

Dr. Fouad Mrad - Executive Director of UN ESCWA Technology Center

Innovation - Solving the World's Grand Challenges through the Star of Science Program.

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Dr. Khalid Eissa - Independent Environmental Services Professional at Bahrain Polytechnic

Solving the Renewable Energy Challenge Using the NI Technology

11:00 am - 11:30 am Coffee Break and First Round Raffle
11:30 am - 11:45 pm

Dr. Ahsan Ali - Dean Faculty of Electronics and Electrical Engineering - University of Engineering and Technology Taxila

Measurement and Control in Smart Grid Using the NI Technology

11:45 am - 12:00 pm

Dr. Bhawani Shankar Chowdhry - Dean of Engineering at Mehran University

Vertically Integrated Projects (VIPs) for Developing Countries: Implementation, Challenges and Benefits

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Dr. Nadeem Lehrasab - Director Technical at Institute of Aerospace and Avionics at Air University

STEM Education - All in ONE Platform | The IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Mr. John Leek - Electronics Tutor at Bahrain Polytechnic

Teaching Electronics Manufacturing and Design in an Interactive Environment.

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm GSD Musabaka 2014 - Support your Country, Support your University.
1:30 pm - 3:00pm Lunch
3:00 pm - 3:20 pm

Dr. Mohamed Ibrahim - Director of Satellite systems development & Test laboratory at NARSS

Satellite Development Life Cycle Using NI Technology.

3:20 pm - 3:40 pm

Dr. Driss Guerchi - Associate Professor & Coordinator of Telecommunication Program at the Canadian University of Dubai

ELVIS One NI Tool to Do Engineering.

3:40 pm - 4:00 pm

Dr. Uvais Qidwai - Assistant Professor at Qatar University

The NI Platform for Robotics, Vision and Embedded Systems

4:00 pm - 4:20 pm Coffee Break and Second Round Raffle
4:20 pm - 4:40 pm

Dr. Antoine Ghauch - Associate Professor at the American University of Beirut

On the development of a Solid-Surface Room Temperature Phsophorimeter for Real Time Monitoring of Organic Species.

4:40 pm - 5:00 pm

NIDays Closing and Last Round Raffle

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Be a LabVIEW Expert


Industrial Track - Under the Patronage of the Lebanese Ministry of Industry

NIDays 2014 - Bring the Latest Technology and Innovation for Measurements, Test and Control

9:30 am - 10:00 am Registration
10:00 am - 10:10 am Keynote with Managing Director Arabia: Michel Haddad
10:10 am - 10:40 am

Engineer Hania Zaatari - Lebanese Ministry of Industry

Technical Trade Barriers - How to overcome them?

10:40 am - 11:00 am

Mr. Jimmy Hwang - National Instruments

Nurturing Innovation in the Small to Medium Enterprises.

11:00 am - 11:30 am Coffee Break and First Round Raffle
11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Mr. Ashot Minasyan - Owner of BITLIS-MEN LLC

Smart Grid and its Implementation.

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Mr. Monah Fakhoury - CEO of Technology Integration

Learn how to Control your Production Process and Automate Food Inspection.

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Mr. Ghassan Deeb - Lab Manager at the American University of Beirut

Importance and Benefits of Monitoring the  Power Consumption.

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Mr. Sorin Grama - CEO of Promethean Power Systems 

How to Ensure Product Preservation?

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Lunch Break
3:00 pm - 3:20 pm Mr. Mounzer Saleh - Applications Engineer at NI
Monitoring Weather and Temperature for Optimized Production in Wineries
3:20 pm - 5:00 pm

NI Hands-on Sessions

Interact with NI Products

4:00 pm - 4:20 pm Coffee Break and Second Round Raffle
5:00 pm - 5: 30 pm

NIDays Closing and Last Round Raffle