About me ( :

Waeal J.Obidallah received his Bachelor degree in Information Systems from College of Computer and Information Sciences, Al-Imam Mohammad Ibn Saud University, Saudi Arabia in 2008. He received his M.Sc. degree in Electonic Business Technologies  from University of Ottawa, Canada in 2013. Currently, he is woking as a researcher at Knowledge discovery and Data mining (KDD) Lab, Telfer School of Management at Universiy of Ottawa to pursue his Ph.D. Degree in Electronic Business.

He is a member of IEEE, ACM, AIS and E-business Association at University of Ottawa. Furthermore, he works voluntarily with the UO GSAÉD interdisciplinary Conference as a reviewer and a session moderator. He organized and co-chaired workshops and reviewed conference papers and journal articles as an external reviewer.



  • Present2015


    Al-Imam Mohammed bin Saud University

  • 20152008

    Teaching Assistant

    Al-Imam Mohammed bin Saud University

  • 20092009

    Academic Consultancy

    Prince Naif Institute for Research and Consulting Services

  • 20092008

    Senior Systems Developer

    Saudi Telecom Company

  • 20072007

    IT Trainee

    Saudi Aramco


  • PhD Cont.

    PhD in Electronic Business

    University of Ottawa / Université d'Ottawa

  • MSc 2013

    MSc in Electronic Business Technologies

    University of Ottawa / Université d'Ottawa

  • BSc 2008

    Bachelor Degree in Information Systems

    College of Computer and Information Sciences,Al-Imam Mohammed bin Saud University


  • ITIL v3 Foundation Certified

  • CompTIA Project ®, Project Management Certification

  • CEC ™ Certified E-Commerce Consultant

  • IBM Certified SOA Associate

Honors and Awards

  • 2008 (Declined)
    Full Master Degree Scholarship
    King Abdullah Scholarship Program
  • 2008
    IMSIU Outstanding Student
    IMSIU Bachelor degree in 2008
  • 2009
    IMSIU Full Scholarship
    Msc and Phd
  • 2010
    Outstanding Student Award, University of Ottawa
    University of Ottawa
  • 2012
    Academic Distinction Award from Saudi Arabian Cultural Bureau in Canada
    2 awards During my MSc at University of Ottawa
  • 2014
    Academic Distinction Award from Saudi Arabian Cultural Bureau in Canada
    3 awards During my Ph.D studies at University of Ottawa
  • 2016
    Telfer School of Management Travel Grant
  • 2016
    University of Ottawa FGPS Travel Grant