Dr. M. Omair Shafiq,
Assistant Professor,
Carleton School of Information Technology,
Carleton University.
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Email: x.y@carleton.ca (x = omair,y = shafiq)

Note: I am currently looking for motivated students with similar research interests.

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Awards and Honors: 
  1. NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, 2015-2016 competition.
  2. MITACS Elevate Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, 2015-2016 competition.
  3. Travel Award by Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Calgary, 2015.
  4. Travel Award by Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, 2014.
  5. NSERC Vanier CGS: Canada’s one of the most prestigious PhD Awards, 2012-2015.
  6. Alberta Innovates – Technology Futures (iCore) Graduate Student Award (PhD), 2011.
  7. J. B. Hynes Research Innovation Award, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 2011-2012.
  8. Alberta Innovates – Technology Futures (iCore), Graduate Student Award (Masters), 2010.
  9. Teaching Excellence Award, Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, 2010.
  10. Department Research Excellence Award, Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, Canada, 2009.
  11. First prize in STI (Semantic Technology Institute) on-the-spot challenge to demonstrate the usefulness of Semantic technologies, at 2nd STI (Semantic Technology Institute) International Off-site Meeting, May 2009, Crete, Greece.
  12. Won Gold Medal Award for Best Project/Thesis on graduation from National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Rawalpindi Pakistan.
  13. Presented application demonstration of my research and development work which was selected among top 3 best demonstrations at Demo Session of 4th International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi Agent Systems (AAMAS 2005), 25-29 July 2005, held at Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands.
  14. Selected among top 8 participants for invited talk in Student Session of 7th European Agent Systems Summer School (EASSS 2005), Utrecht University, July 2005, Utrecht, Netherlands.
  15. Won Best Project Award in All Pakistan Software Competition (COMPPEC 2005) held at National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Pakistan, May 2005.
  16. Best Research and Development Contribution Award from Communication Technologies Sendai, Japan in the area of Semantic Grid - 29th November 2004.
  17. 2nd position in All Pakistan On-the-spot Programming Competition held by University of Central Punjab and Pakistan Software Export Board at Lahore Pakistan, October 2004.
  18. 3rd position in "Inter University On-the-spot Programming Competition" held by ACM local chapter NIIT/NUST Rawalpindi, April 2002.
  19. Talent/merit scholarship holder of the university for undergraduate studies, 2001-2005.
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