Dr Ford Lumban Gaol is currently Associate Professor Informatics Engineering and Information System, Bina Nusantara University www.binus.ac.id. He is the Vice Chair of Bina Nusantara University Doctorate Program in Computer Science http://www.tensymp2015.org/ and Research Interest Group Leader “Advance System in Computational Intelligence & Knowledge Engineering “ (IntelSys) http://research.binus.ac.id/intelligent-and-advance-system/
Dr Ford is the Vice Chair of IEEE Indonesia section for International and Professional Activities http://ieee.web.id/indonesia/officers/. He is the Chair SERSC: Science & Engineering Research Support soCiety Indonesia Section. http://www.sersc.org/organization.php Dr Ford is the ACM Indonesia past Chapter Chair.
Dr Ford already involved with some project relate with Technology Alignment in some of multinational companies as well as some goverment projects.
For International highliht, Dr Ford is the recipient of Visiting Professor in Kazan Federal Universty, Russia 2014 and 2015, Visiting Professor in Vladimir State University, Russia 2016, Invited Scholar in Aligarh Muslim University, keynote speaker in ICCNT 2014 and Invited Scholar in ICTP Trieste Italy.
He has 50 papers that indexed in SCOPUS and 8 books that published by Springer German. He was General Chairs for some International conferences and IEEE conferences.
Dr Ford is member of Indonesian Mathematical Society (IndoMS), The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Professional, The International Association of Engineers (IAENG), and the Indonesia Society for Bioinformatics.
He hold the B.Sc. in Mathematics, Master of Computer Science. and the Doctor in Computer Science from the University of Indonesia, Indonesia in 1997, 2001 and 2009, respectively
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