Economist, Foundry Brands, USA
Business in the Digital Age
Biography : Dr. Thomas Weinandy is an Economist at Foundry Brands specializing in data analytics and machine learning for e-commerce. He previously worked as a Data Science consultant serving clients in areas of retail, government, healthcare and banking. Dr. Weinandy received an M.B.A. from Wheeling Jesuit University and a Ph.D. in Applied Economics from Western Michigan University in the United States. His research applied microeconomic methods to understand the unique ways digital technologies change the way businesses and consumers behave. Dr. Weinandy currently serves on the steering committee for the annual Big Data Ignite conference.
* King Abdulaziz University, kingdom of Saudi Arabia
** Mechanical Dept, Faculty of Engineering, Suez Canal University, Egypt
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Biography : Dr. Neyara is working as an Associate Professor in the Mechanical Department, Faculty of Engineering, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt. She is also an Assistant Professor and the Quality Assurance Officer for the Ph.D. program, in the faculty of Economics & Administration, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Dr. Neyara is an active member in many international academic communities. She is a member in the Global Education Policy Network (GEPN) which is sponsored by Prince Sultan University in Saudi Arabia and The State University of New York at Buffalo in United States. As well as a member of the Board of Directors of Accord University, Mogadishu, Banadir, Somalia. Moreover, she is a member in Asia Logistics and Supply Chain Council (ALSCC), Malaysia. Moreover Dr. Neyara got a full membership in the Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD), based in Italy. She is a Goodwill Ambassador of Egypt in the IDYM Foundation. Dr. Neyara got many national and international awards such as: Certificate of Recognition form King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia 2017 for her research contribution, Award of Excellence in AMBA Accreditation Work Contribution form King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia 2019 for accreditation work contribution, Certificate of Recognition From the United Nations Associations of Somalia (UNASOM), in recognition of contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals, in teaching in the MBA program, 2020 and Certificate of Honor from Igniting Young Minds Foundation, 2021. Dr. Neyara`s research interest in the field of, but not limited to, Solid waste management, Recycling, Optimization and Supply chain management.