Rawad Hammad is a Lecturer in Computer Science and Digital Technologies at the University of East London, with extensive experience on Software Engineering and Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) research and practice. Hammad contributed and led various international projects, published research articles and has been involved in conference programme committees. In 2018, he received his PhD in Software Engineering from the University of the West of England (UWE). In 2010, he received his MSc in Cognitive Computing from Goldsmiths', University of London. Hammad's research interests include Artificial Intelligence, Software/Requirement Engineering, TEL, Analytics, Smart Cities/IoT, Semantics, Enterprise Architecture. Rawad led numerous international initiatives, e.g., TRANSFER and SmartTech (including Japan, Germany, Finland and Middle East). Prior to coming to University of East London, Rawad was a Senior Education Solutions Analyst at King's College London. Prior to that, he was a researcher at Centre for Complex Cooperative Systems-UWE. He was the Director of e-Learning Centre at Gaza University, and Developer and Team Lead at the Logicteca Company, Canada.