SICB 2025

Artificial Intelligence in Business

The 19th edition of the SICB

Conference Date 24-26/4/2025



SICB 2025

Artificial Intelligence in Business

The 19th edition of the SICB

Conference Date 24-26/4/2025


Keynotes Speakers and Conference Guests


Professor Janusz Kacprzyk

Graduated from the Warsaw University of Technology, Poland, with a Ph.D. in systems analysis. He is a professor of computer science at the  Systems Research Institute.  He is an  engineer and mathematician, notable for his multiple contributions to the field of computational and artificial intelligence tools like fuzzy sets, mathematical optimization, decision making under uncertainty, computational intelligence, intuitionistic fuzzy sets, data analysis and data mining, with applications in databases, ICT, mobile robotics and others.  


Professor Ajai Gaur

Ajai Gaur is Dean’s Eminent Research Professor and Chair of the Department of Management and Global Business at Rutgers Business School – Newark and New Brunswick, Rutgers University. Ajai is currently serving as the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of World Business and a consulting editor at the Journal of International Business Studies. He was elected as the President of the Asia Academy of Management for two terms from 2015 to 2019. In 2021, Ajai was elected as a fellow of the Academy of International Business.


Professor Mohammad N. Elahee 

Professor and Chair of the Department of International Business at Quinnipiac University, CT, USA, he obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Texas-Pan American. He held teaching positions in various countries including Bangladesh, Canada, China, USA, Mexico, Ireland, Egypt, and France.  He has published in a number of reputed international business journals and presented his work in the US as well as in various other countries of the world.


Professor Nazarko

Joanicjusz Nazarko (Senior Member, IEEE) received the Ph.D. and D.Sc. degrees in electrical engineering from the Warsaw University of Technology, Poland.,He is a Full Professor of both technical and economic sciences, Ordinary Member of the Polish Academy of Engineering, and Member of the Production Engineering Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences. He is currently serving as the Director of International China and Central-Eastern Europe Institute of Logistics and Service Science at the Bialystok University of Technology, Poland. He also holds the posts of Professeur Associé with the Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières, Trois-Rivières, QC, Canada, and Honorary Professor with Zhejiang University Ningbo Institute of Technology, Ningbo, China. He has authored or co-authored more than 300 technical and scholarly works published in reputable journals. He regularly speaks and presents his work at numerous international conferences. He has coordinated many research projects, obtained grants, and scholarships from national and international institutions.   


Professor Khaled Hussainey

Professor of Accounting and Financial Management and the Research Lead of Accounting and Financial Management in the Faculty of Business and Law, published more than 100 articles in Peer-reviewed journals. written a number of book chapters and I have edited a textbook on corporate governance in emerging economics, experienced PhD supervisor with thirty-six completions, experienced PhD examiner with eighty-one examinations (69 external and 12 internal examinations).  


Professor Abbas J.Ali

Distinguished University Professor and Professor of Management, Director, School of International Management, Eberly college of Business, at Indian University of Pennsylvania. He serves as a Executive Director of the American Society for Competitiveness. Ali has served as a visiting professor at King Saud University,  University of Sharjah, and as a senior Fulbright Scholar at the University of Jordan.


M. Ihsan Zakri

Ihsan Zakri is Regional Head, Middle East and Africa at AACSB International. At AACSB he works with both the Executive vice president/Chief Officer Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and the Chief Accreditation officer to develop and implement integrated accreditation and member service and engagement initiatives in the EMEA region. He serves as a staff liaison for over 160 schools in EMEA region. Ihsan has an international background in higher education, program and Institutional accreditation and course and program development. He gained extensive experience in accreditation and EU funded projects before joining AACSB. Ihsan has earned a Master’s degree in Social Sciences with a concentration on the Middle East from Lund University, Sweden.


Dr. Ewa Chodakowska

Associate Professor and the Head of Doctoral Studies in Interdisciplinary Doctoral Studies at Faculty of Engineering Management, Bialystok University of Technology, Poland. She obtained her Ph.D of management sciences from the University of Warsaw and the Postdoctoral Degree of Technical Sciences in Mechanical Engineering from Cracow University of Technology. She has a number of publications in reputable journals and participated in selected research projects.