Haitham S. Hamza is the R&D Department Manager at the Software Engineering Competence Center (SECC) of ITIDA. He is currently managing the FP7 Project entitled REinforcing COoperation CApacity of Egypt in embedded ubiquitous computing (RECOCAPE) that is coordinated by SECC-ITIDA in a consortium that contains Tecnalia of Spain, VTT of Finland, and UNIBO of Italy. Dr. Hamza has delivered several consultation services to IT companies in Egypt and abroad in various areas related to IT service management, CMMI for development and services, and software architectures and reuse.
Dr. Hamza is an Associate Professor of Information Technology at Cairo University, Egypt. He received the B.S. (Honors) and the M.S. degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt, in 1998 and 2001, respectively. He received the M.S. and the PhD degrees in Computer Science from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) in 2002 and 2006, respectively. He is a Fling fellow to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
He has more than 90 papers published in international conferences and journals in various areas in IT including computer and communication networks, software engineering, and computer science education issues.