International Speakers

South Africa


Dr. Zamokuhle Mbandlwa

LECTURER Durban University, South africa

Dr. Zamokuhle Mbandlwa​ is the Member, Faculty Research Committee, Faculty of Management Sciences, Durban University of Technology, Durban, South Africa.  He is the Chairperson of the Institutional Forum, Durban University of Technology, 30 November 2020 to 30 November 2023. Dr. Zamokuhle Mbandlwa have published 29 journal articles in Scopus indexed journals and accredited by DHET. Dr. Zamokuhle Mbandlwa have collaborated with esteemed scholars and professors in the field of Public Management Social Sciences and Political Sciences. Dr. Zamokuhle Mbandlwa have published 1 book.  He is the Council member of the Durban University of Technology, March 2022 to July 2023. He is also Member, Convocation Executive Committee, Durban University of Technology, 30 November 2020 to 30 November 2023.

United Arab Emirates


Dr. Zulfiqar Ali

Lecturer DUBAE medical college, UAE

Dr Zulfiqar Ali is a renowned Consultant Physician based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates for about 20 years. He completed his Fellowship from Ireland and has special interest in Diabetes. Dr Ali performs his clinical duties at Rashid Hospital Dubai and is part of the teaching faculty at Dubai Medical College as well as visiting faculty as Professor of Medicine at Sialkot Medical College.  Many of his research articles have been published in various local and international journals. He is actively involved in teaching at both undergraduates and postgraduate levels. 
His personal academic courses and workshops e.g. Advanced ECG, Pearls of Clinical Diabetes, Clinical Toxicology, Emergency Pharmacology, Emergency Radiology etc are a regular feature of Dubai Health Authority’s MED training schedule. 
He has been a part of the regional faculty for American Heart Association (2010 – 2016) and contributed significantly in establishing a life support training network in Pakistan. He was also the founding member of the Medical Wing of Pakistan Association Dubai in 2008. Dr Zulfiqar Ali is a highly accomplished individual and APPS is so proud of his achievements and wish him every success in all his future endeavors.



James Daniel Chindengwike

University of Dodoma, Tanzania

James Daniel Chindengwike is an Assistant Lecturer from St. John’s University of Tanzania. He teaches Accounting and Finance subjects.  Also, he teaches as part time at Open University of Tanzania. Also is TRA consultants in Tax reforms for two years 2020-2022. Also is a research scholar since he published different books, articles and conference working papers related in a fields of Accounting, finance and economics.  He graduated with Master of Science in Accounting and Finance in College of Business and Economics at University of Dodoma- Tanzania. He also holds Bachelor of Accounting and Finance at St. John’s University of Tanzania- Tanzania. He also holds a Diploma in Business Administration (Accounting) at St. Johns University of Tanzania- Tanzania. He has a good knowledge in Econometric methods and application of STATA, E views and SPSS software’s.

United Kingdom

organsing committee

Dr. Zafar Iqbal Gondal

MBBS(PB), MCPS(PK), FCPS(PK), MRCS (Ireland), FRCS (Glasgow), FEBS(Belgium), and FACS(USA)

Dr. Zafar Iqbal Gondal is a highly experienced and trained Laparoscopic, Bariatric and Obesity /weight loss Surgeon with extensive experience in Bariatric & Metabolic, GI and Abdominal surgeries from Europe,UAE and Pakistan.His qualifications MBBS are through Allama Iqbal Medical College (Pakistan), MCPS,FCPS- From College of Physicians and Surgeons (Pakistan), MRCS from The Royal College of = Surgeons (Ireland),FRCS from The Royal College of Surgeons (Glasgow-UK),FEBS -Fellow European Board of Surgery -Belgium, Holding a University Diploma (Laparoscopic Surgery (MIS) from University of Strasbourg in France,Diploma (Laparoscopic Surgery (MIS) from Taiwan, Fellowship in Bariatric Surgery – Belgium. FACS from (USA) . He is an active Member of IFSO (Austria), ESMBS (UAE),IBC (UK) and MGB-OAGB group. 
Dr. Zafar Iqbal Gondal is an active Associate, Founding & Executive member of Pakistan Medical Wing (MW) & Pakistan Medical Centre (PMC) of Pakistan Association of Dubai (PAD) and Lead in Health Care Division & CME committee which highlights his aptitude towards provision of quality healthcare. Dr Gondal is an Adjunct Associate Prof in the Academic Department of General Surgery at Dubai Medical College, Dubai. He is also a part of the Teaching Faculty of Postgraduate Residency Program in Dubai Health Authority and a Trainer for Fellowship / Arab Board , MRCS in Dubai Health Authority , Dubai – UAE .

Natioanl Speakers



Dr. Muhammad Ali


Dr. Muhammad Ali has been associated with the Department of the Political Science University of Karachi for almost 19 years and currently, he is teaching as an Associate Professor. Dr. Ali has completed his Ph.D. in 2010 from the same university. On his part, he has written 27 international and national research papers in various research areas – Foreign Policy of South Asia, European Union, Decentralized Governance, good governance, and human rights- which justify his diversity of knowledge. Dr. Ali has participated in many international and national conferences and workshops and presented 25 research papers there. Apart from academic and research, Dr. Ali has outstanding and rich experience in various administrative and academic positions. He is also elected member of Karachi University Senate, Academic Council, and Teacher Society.



Dr. Abdul Rauf Bhatti

Director ORIC Innovation, and Commercialization. GC University Faisalabad.

Abdul Rauf Bhatti received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in electrical engineering from University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore, Pakistan, in 2004 and 2008, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Johor Bahru, Malaysia in 2017. He is currently working with Government College University Faisalabad (GCUF), Faisalabad, Pakistan as an Associate Professor and Chairman Department of Electrical Engineering and Technology. He is also performing the duties of Director ORIC (Office of Research, Innovation and Commercialization) in GCUF. He started BS, MS and Ph.D. electrical engineering programs and established various engineering labs in GCUF. He is serving the GCUF since 2006 at various posts like Lecturer and Assistant Professor. Before that he was with Government College of Technology (GCT), Faisalabad, Pakistan, and Shakarganj Mills Ltd. (SML), Jhang, Pakistan in 2006 and 2005 respectively. He also served UET Lahore (Fsd. Campus) as visiting Lecturer from 2006 to 2007. Dr. Bhatti is a lifetime member (as Professional Engineer) of Pakistan Engineering Council and IEEEP. He is also member of National Curriculum Revision Committee (NCRC). He received Awards of Best Teacher (GCUF), Outstanding Researcher (GCUF), Most downloaded Paper in Wiley for 2018-2019 and Best Paper in IEEE 6th International Conference on Power and Energy, Malaysia. He is consultant of Renewable Energy Expert Company. He is the reviewer of various national and international research journals in the field of electrical engineering. He has 48+ research articles on his credit with cumulative impact factor as 89.981 with number of citations more than 935. His research interests are in electrical energy management, electric vehicle charging, solar photovoltaic, energy forecasting, artificial intelligence, deterministic algorithms, and renewable energy.