Dr. Fakhrul Hazman Yusoff

Dr. Fakhrul Hazman Yusoff is a senior lecturer in Faculty of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA. He is also a recipient of US-Asean Fulbright Visiting Scholar for 2017/2018 and Visiting Full Professor at ICITD. He graduated with B.Sc. (Management – Information System) from Case Western Reserve University, Ohio, USA (1998). He earned his M.Sc. (Information Technology) from Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia (2001) and obtained his Ph.D. in Computer Graphics (2010) also from Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia. He was the Chair of the IEEE Malaysia Computer Chapter from 2014-205 and Computer Society IEEE Distinguish Visitor under IEEE Distinguish Visitor Program for the term 2017-2019 whereby he gave lectures to institutions around the world under the banner of IEEE. He is currently the President for Fulbright Alumni Association Malaysia for the term 2020 2022. In term of research he is focusing on several areas including Gamification, IoT and Blockchain with his latest endeavour includes implementation of the said areas in supply chain and cloud environment. He is an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner since 2020. In term of Internet of Things, Dr Fakhrul has ventured into several initiatives including sound induced visual system, sound responsive robot development, smart prayer rugs and blockchain-IoT based supply chain system. He taught digital electronics and regularly conducts Arduino and Raspberry Pi workshops for students and public inclusive of technical institutions. His latest endeavour includes constructing IoT course module for UiTM diploma program and Blockchain Module for the Faculty. All and all he is always on the look-out to leverage the knowledge he acquired through-out his 20+ years of working experiences for the betterment of society in general.