Dr. Rita Zgheib

Department of Computer Engineering and Computational Science
School of Engineering, Applied Science and Technology
Canadian University Dubai, United Arab Emirates


Dr. Rita Zgheib is an assistant professor and program coordinator at the Department of Computer Engineering and Computational Science, Canadian University Dubai, UAE. She holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science specialty in artificial intelligence from Paul Sabatier Toulouse University, France. Her research interests include IoT architecture, middleware, ontologies, semantic reasoning, healthcare applications, disease and epidemic detection, and software engineering. She authored and co-authored several papers with experts in the domain from different countries (France, Italy, Norway, UAE) in international conferences and journals. She is a member of IEEE and an active member of International Program Committees, Technical Program Committees, and Advisory Committees of several academics conferences.