Amal

Mrs. Amal El Fallah Seghrouchni is the Executive President of the International Center of Artificial Intelligence of Morocco, Ai movement within the Mohammed VI Polytechnic University. She is exceptional class professor at the Sorbonne University, at the Faculty of Sciences and Engineering in Paris. She holds a Ph.D in computer science from the University Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris 6) and a Habilitation to advise Research (HDR) in Artificial Intelligence. Worldwide expert in Distributed Artificial Intelligence and Multi-Agent Systems, she was elected General Chair of the Best International Conference in the field (AAMAS 2020, Auckland - New Zealand) among others. She has initiated numerous research projects and developed sustained international collaborations with the National Institute of Informatics in Tokyo in Japan, the University of Veracruz in Mexico, PUC RIO and the University from São Paulo in Brazil, Politehnica University in Bucharest in Romania, and other European universities. She leads SMA teams at LIP6 - UMR CNRS 7606 for 15 years (2006-2021) and co-leads the research axis AI and Data Science (more than 120 permanent staff). She has directed 34 Doctorates at prestigious universities such as Paris Dauphine – PSL and Sorbonne University. She has published 24 books including proceedings from international conferences, over 200 papers and articles. Prof. Amal El Fallah Seghrouchni is passionate about ethical issues of emerging technologies, social issues related to ethics, gender, inclusion and social justice. She is a member of the World Commission on the Ethics of Scientific Knowledge and Technology of UNESCO (COMEST) and member of Expert Group for UNESCO project on AI and the Futures of Learning. Finally, Prof. Amal El Fallah Seghrouchni was nominated for the Berkeley World Business Analytics Awards, in the category "Woman of the Year" - 2021 for the African continent.