• Celik, K. (2022) Delivered a presentation as an invited speaker: “Advances in development and characterization of sustainable construction materials” at the ACI Concrete Conference on Innovation, March 9-10, 2022, Dubai, UAE
  • Marlow, T. (2022) Delivered an invited talk: “Future Flooding Increases Unequal Exposure Risks to Relic Industrial Pollution” at an online seminar series hosted by the First Street Foundation. 
  • Shafique, M. (2022). Was featured at TinyML Talks (Virtual – YouTube) discussing “Energy-Efficiency and Security for TinyML and EdgeAI: A Cross-Layer Approach”. February, 2022.


  • Jabari, S. E. (2021) Delivered a presentation: “Incorporating kinematic wave theory into a deep learning method for traffic speed estimation” at the INFORMS Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA. 
  • Makovi, K. (2021). Invited presentation: Interacting Urban Networks. Invited Presentation at Bond University, Australia, March, 2021.
  • Marlow, T. (2021) Delivered an invited talk “Neighborhood Isolation During the COVID‑19 Pandemic” to the Safegraph community. 
  • Menendez, M. (2021). Delivered a presentation as a keynote speaker: Large-scale traffic datasets: Challenges and opportunities of open data platforms in the traffic community. International Pre-Conference (HKSTS) Workshop, 8th of December, 2021.
  • Menendez, M. (2021). Invited presentation: Automated modular pods: Applications in public transportation and emergency medical services. World Conference on Transport Research Society (WCTRS) Committee on Intelligent Transport Systems (SIG-C3), January 2021.
  • Menendez, M. (2021). Invited presentation: Modular vehicles: Some future applications. Special Transportation Seminar, University of South Florida (USF), January 2021.
  • Menendez, M. (2021). The Future City: Harnessing Technology to Improve Urban Life. U.S. Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai, November 2021.
  • Menendez, M. (2021) Delivered an invited presentation: “Is it too soon to bid farewell to driving our cars? The future of driverless travel” at the NYU Alumni Weekend, October 2021.
  • Menendez, M. (2021) Was invited as a panel member: “Future of cities” at the NYU President’s Global Council, October 2021.
  • Shafique, M. (2021) Gave a talk focusing on: “The Security of AI Functions in Autonomous Vehicles: Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies such as Machine Learning (ML)” at the 2nd Abu Dhabi Smart City Summit, 23rd of November, 2021. 
  • Singh, S. (2021) Presented a paper based on the Pilot Project on Use of ICT and extending digital citizenship at the MS Gore Conference, 18th-20th December 2021.


  • Celik, K. (2020) Oral & Booth representation. Emirates Steel Innovation Week, Abu Dhabi, February 2020.
  • Diabat, A. (2020) Invited presentation: Design of blood supply chains under risk of disruptions. International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, Dubai, March 2020.
  • Jabari, S. (2020). Decentralized network control using continuum traffic models (VIRTUAL) Workshop III: Large scale autonomy connectivity and mobility networks. Institute of Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM), Fall 2020.
  • Menendez, M. Invited masterclass: Road network capacity: Are we there yet? (2020). TU Delft, February 2020.
  • Menendez, M. (2020). Invited presentation Automated modular vehicle technology. From public transportation to emergency medical services. Workshop III, Large Scale Autonomy: Connectivity and Mobility Networks, for the Long Program: Mathematical Challenges and Opportunities for Autonomous Vehicles. UCLA’s Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM), Los Angeles, November 2020.
  • Brucato, M. (2020). Gave a talk focusing on: “Stochastic Package Queries in Probabilistic Databases” at SIGMOD, June 8th, 2020.
  • Brucato, M. & Mannino, M. (2020) Presented a video for a demo concerning sPaQLTools at VLDB, August 16th, 2020.
  • Abouzied, A. (2020) Presented a video: “Supporting Decision-Makers in Uncertain Environments” at Future Data, September 24th, 2020.


  • Beck, F. (2019). Talk at Sustainability in Art and Design. Sharjah Museums Authority, Dubai, September, 2019.
  • Beck, F. (2019). Talk at NYU Shanghai. Interactive Media Program, Shanghai, October 2019.
  • Beck, F. (2019). Talk at Donghua University. Shanghai International College of Fashion and Innovation, October 2019.
  • Beck, F. (2019). Talk and Innovation Workshop II. First Abu Dhabi Bank, Abu Dhabi, November 2019.
  • Beck, F. (2019). Talk and Innovation Workshop III. First Abu Dhabi Bank, Abu Dhabi, November 2019
  • Diabat, A. (2019). Invited presentation: Hub-and-spoke network systems with economies-of-scale and congestion. 26th World Road Congress, Abu Dhabi EX, October 2019.
  • Diabat, A. (2019). Invited presentation: Fixed-partition policies for the inventory routing problem. The 49th International Conference on Computers & Industrial Engineering, Beijing, October 2019.
  • Jabari, S. Invited presentation: Node modeling for congested urban networks. 26th World Road Congress, Abu Dhabi EX, October 2019.
  • Jabari, S. (2019). Invited presentation: On data analytics for traffic operation. The 5th NYUAD Transportation Symposium, Abu Dhabi, November 2019.
  • Menendez, M. (2019). Invited presentation: Macroscopic modeling of multimodal transportation networks. 26th World Road Congress, Abu Dhabi EX, October 2019.