Keynotes, Talks and Publications


  1. Mazlan Abbas, “Living in the Era of 4thIndustrial Revolution”, TEDx Kenyalang, November 17, 2018, Kuching
  2. Mazlan Abbas, “The Potential of IoT in Agriculture”, Agrobank Knowledge Sharing Series, Oct. 26, 2018
  3. Mazlan Abbas. “RAQIB – For Elderly Care and Pilgrims”, Technomart IoT: Social Healthcare Services, MIGHT, Oct. 22, 2018
  4. Mazlan Abbas, “Your Journey Towards Fourth Industrial Revolution”, Time to Talk, Digital Media, IUMW, Oct 26, 2018
  5. Mazlan Abbas, “Your First ioT Journey”, Majlis Kolaborasi Hubungan Industri Binaan & Senibina, UKM, 24 October 2018
  6. Mazlan Abbas, “The Next Big Wave – How IoT Will Shape the Future of Projects”, PMIMY 2018, Sept. 25, 2018
  7. Mazlan Abbas, “Smart Cities and IoT: The Opportunities and Challenges Ahead”, Khazanah ICT Day 2018, August 29, 2018, Kuala Lumpur
  8. Mazlan Abbas, “IR4.0 Transitional Stage – Where Are We Now?”, Pos Aviation Innoviation 2018 , July 26, 2018
  9. Mazlan Abbas, “Unleashing Your Potential – From ZERO to Thought Leader”, Adjunct Professor Lecture, Dewan Auditorium FIK, UniSZA Kampus Besut, July 8, 2018
  10. Mazlan Abbas, “Trend and Challenges in IoT”, CIS Adjunct Professor Lecture, Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP), July 5, 2018, UTP
  11. Mazlan Abbas, “IoT Innovation Ecosystem”, Keynote Speech, June 27-28, 2018, Smart Cities Global Technologies and Investment Summit, Algiers, Algeria
  12. Mazlan Abbas, “Industry Revolution 4.0 – How Disruptive Technology Affects Business Globally”, Invited Talk, Arshad Ayub Graduate Business School (AAGBS), UiTM SHAH ALAM, June 9, 2018, Malaysia.
  13. Mazlan Abbas, “IoT Innovation Ecosystem”, Invited Lecture, April 24, 2018, UTHM
  14. Mazlan Abbas, “Internet of Things – The Enabler for 4thIndustrial Revolution”, April 17, 2018, Seminar Revolusi Industri 4.0: Memperkasa Pendidikan, Dewan Ibnu Sina, TATI University College, Terengganu
  15. Mazlan Abbas, “Digital Revolution 4.0 is Here Today”, Purwadekha Tech Wave 2018, March 14-15, 2018, Jakarta, Indonesia
  16. Mazlan Abbas, “Industry 4.0 – Riding the Waves”, TVET Malaysia Engagement Towards Industry 4.0, March 22, 2018, PWTC, Malaysia
  17. Mazlan Abbas, Guest Speaker, Industry 4.0 Implementation and Adoption Workshop, July 2 & July 17, 2018, National Instruments Academy and Innovation Nucleus, TPM, Malaysia
  18. Mazlan, Abbas, “Journey from Product-Based to Outcome-Based IoT Business Model”, One Day Seminar on ‘Smart Cities & Urban Science, Feb. 27, 2018, Wisma IEM, 01- Auditorium Tan Sri Prof. Chin Fung Kee, Third Floor, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
  19. Mazlan Abbas, “Journey into Monetizing Internet of Things”, IoT Kuwait 2017, Dec. 19-21, 2017, Kuwait
  20. Mazlan Abbas, “IoT in the Cloud”, Network Week, UPM, Dec. 7, 2017
  21. Mazlan Abbas, “Moving Up or Down the IoT Value Chain”, Keynote, 2017 International Conference on Electrical, Electronic, Communication and Control Engineering, 5-6 December 2017, UTM KL.
  22. Mazlan Abbas, “A Tea Talk on IoT”, UniKL BMI, Nov. 30, 2017
  23. Mazlan Abbas, “Industry 4.0 Disruptions”, Nov. 29, 2017, MaGIC
  24. Mazlan Abbas, “Building Industry Revolution 4.0 Applications, FKEE, UTHM, Nov. 28, 2017
  25. Mazlan Abbas, “Challenges of Making IoT a Ubiquitous Service”, World Access Interconnect Forum (WAIF), Nov. 21-23, 2017, Kuala Lumpur
  26. Mazlan Abbas, “Journey Towards IoT 4.0 With IoT”, IoT Open Day, UTM, Nov. 21, 2017
  27. Mazlan Abbas,” IoT & The Anatomy of a Smart City”, Keynote, 2017 Asia Pacific Microwave Conference, 13-16 November 2017, Renaissance Kuala Lumpur Hotel.
  28. Mazlan Abbas, “Industry 4.0 and Smart City – The “Energy Pill” for IoT in Malaysia”, SIRIM Symposium on Manufacturing with Nanotechnology – Towards Industry 4.0, November 6-7, 2017
  29. Mazlan Abbas, “Driving Towards an IoT Payoff: Keep It Simple – It’s Not Just About the Technology, Indonesia Digital Economic Summit 2017, Oct. 25-26, 2017, Jakarta
  30. Mazlan Abbas, “How the Internet of Things Shape Better Outlook for Your Business in the 21st Century”, Tech Talk, Volume II, Oct. 24, 2017
  31. Mazlan Abbas, “IoT – The Third Internet Tsunami Is Here”, Oct. 9, 2017, EPF IT Day
  32. Mazlan Abbas, “Are We Ready for IoT Now? Or Risk Being Left Behind”, Sept. 29, 2017, IIUM
  33. Mazlan Abbas, “Awareness of IoT Platforms and Applications”, German-Malaysia Institute, GMI Auditorium, Sept. 27, 2017
  34. Mazlan Abbas, “Generation-IoT: The Key to Business Survival in 21st Century”, Sept. 14, 2017, WOU, Penang
  35. Mazlan Abbas, “The Facility Manager of Tomorrow”, Building Maintenance 2017, August 23-24, 2017, Kuala Lumpur
  36. Mazlan Abbas, “The Internet of Things (IoT) Journey”, August 10, 2017, UTP
  37. Mazlan Abbas, “IoT – The Third Wave of Tsunami is Here”, MYSEC 2017, August 7, 2017, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (UMT)
  38. Mazlan Abbas, “Ride the Wave of IoT to Survive the 21st Century”, Industry and Industry Engagement (I2E), August 4, 2017, MJII, Beranang
  39. Mazlan Abbas, “Challenging the Giants”, Asean Technology Summit, July 27-28, 2017, Kuala Lumpur
  40. Mazlan Abbas. “Global Economic Trend – How Internet of Things and Big Data Shape Better Outlook for Your Business”, INSKEN, July 27, Kuala Lumpur
  41. Mazlan Abbas, “Building a Sustainable Citizen-Centric Smart City Approach”, Tech Trend, July 17, 2017, APU, Kuala Lumpur
  42. Mazlan Abbas, “Your Next IoT Journey is NOW”, IoT Innovation Day, APU, July 11, 2017, Kuala Lumpur
  43. Mazlan Abbas, “Internet of Things – Trends, Challenges, and Opportunities”, Industrial Talk, 21 June 2017, UiTM Shah Alam.
  44. Mazlan Abbas, “Your Next IoT Journey”, Industrial Talk, 29 May 2017, UniMAP, Perlis.
  45. Mazlan Abbas, “Internet of Things – We Are at The Tip of An Iceberg”, Industrial Talk, 24 May 2017, UTeM, Melaka.
  46. Mazlan Abbas, “Internet of Things Journey”, Industrial Talk, 21 May 2017, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai.
  47. Mazlan Abbas, “Where Do Service Providers Stand in the Age of IoT?”, Digital Leadership Transformation Seminar, Hosted by Dhiraagu, Maldives, May 10, 2017
  48. Mazlan Abbas, “IoT for Smart Cities”, Invited Talk, The 6th International Conference on Computing and Informatics 2017 (ICOCI 2017), 25-27 April 2017, Sama-Sama Hotel.
  49. Mazlan Abbas, “Guide in Building Smart Cities by Profiling Them”, International Symposium on IoT Cloud Infrastructure Technology (IoT-CIT), UniKL, March 8, 2017
  50. Mazlan Abbas, “Internet of Things”, Invited Lecture, IMechE UNITEN Student Chapter, UNITEN, 10 Jan 2017
  51. Mazlan Abbas, “Internet of Things Workshop,” Smart Cities Expo World Forum (SCEWF) 2016, Sydney, Australia, 12-13 Dec. 2016
  52. Mazlan Abbas, “Building Smart Cities Through the Eyes of Citizens and Avoiding Citizen Engagement Pitfalls,” Smart Cities Expo World Forum (SCEWF) 2016, Sydney, Australia, 12-13 Dec. 2016
  53. Mazlan Abbas, “The Road to Smart Cities and Connected Citizens – Are We There Yet Barriers and Tolls”, TM Forum Live! Asia 2016, 7-8 December 2016, Marina Mandarin Hotel, Singapore
  54. Mazlan Abbas, “Developing Interconnectedness of Citizens”, Smart Cities Asia 2016, 18-19 Oct. 2016, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre
  55. Mazlan Abbas, “Revolutionizing FM Services through Internet of Things (IoT): Is Your Facility Ready” Building Maintenance Conference 2016, 21-22 Sept. 2016, Istana Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
  56. Mazlan Abbas, “Smart Citizens – Power to Sense”, APAC Smart Cities Forum 2016, 26-27, Sept. 2016
  57. Mazlan Abbas, “Internet of Things – Preparing Yourself for a Smart Nation”, 2017 Budget Discourse, Ministry of Finance, April 6, 2016
  58. Mazlan Abbas, “Issues and Challenges of Deploying a Smart Citizen Engagement Solution”, IoT Asia 2016, Singapore Expo, 30-31 March 2016
  59. Mazlan Abbas, “Sensing-as-a-Service – A New Business Model for IOT”, Adjunct Professor Talk, UTHM, Batu Pahat, 21 March, 2016
  60. Mazlan Abbas, “Profiling the City with IOT”, Adjunct Professor Talk, UTHM, Batu Pahat, 21 March, 2016
  61. Mazlan Abbas, “Smart Citizens”, UK Connected Cities, UK Trade & Investment, Kuala Lumpur, 14-16 March 2016
  62. Mazlan Abbas, “The Connected World: Future of Possibilities”, BW Internet of Things Expo, 11th March 2016, The Leela Ambience, Gurgaon, India
  63. Panel Session,“IoT & Smart Cities: Connected Cities. Connected Governance”, Internet of Things Expo, 11th March 2016, The Leela Ambience, Gurgaon, India
  64. Mazlan Abbas, “IoT – The Tip of an Iceberg”, Invited Talk, MUBIN, March 6, 2016
  65. Mazlan Abbas, “IoT for Smart Cities”, Invited Talk, UTM-KL, March 4, 2016
  66. Mazlan Abbas, “Smart City Application for Local Authority Using CitiAct – A Case Study”, Building Local Capacity in Understanding, Analyzing and Visualizing Big Data in Malaysian Cities in Melaka, 4th MELAKA Workshop, 29 Feb – 2 March 2016
  67. Mazlan Abbas, “Social Media & Crowdsensing for National Development”, Social Media Discourse Themed “Infinite Possibility – Where Voice is raised Anonymously”, Invited Talk, UiTM Lendu, Malacca, Feb. 23, 2016
  68. Mazlan Abbas, “REDtone IOT Smart City Solutions – CitiAct and CitiSense”, Invited Speaker, MESCORP IoT-X,  11, 2016, MMU, Cyberjaya
  69. Mazlan, Abbas, “Sensing-as-a-Service for Smart Cities”, 2015 IEEE 12th Malaysia International Conference on Communications (MICC 2015), Hilton Kuching, 23-25 November, 2015 –
  70. Mazlan Abbas, “Current and Future Trends in IOT”, Industrial Talk, 3rd Thundercloud Mini Symposium, MMU Melaka, 14 Dec. 2015
  71. Mazlan Abbas, “Building Smart Cities with Smart Citizens”, GeoSmart Asia 2015, 29th Sep – 1st Oct 2015, PWTC, KL
  72. Mazlan Abbas, “IOT – Smart City and Smart Citizens”, Invited Speaker, UTP IEEE Circuits & Systems Malaysia, 28 Oct. 2015, UTP, Malaysia
  73. Mazlan Abbas, “Listen to the Pulse of the City Using IOT”, Adjunct Prof. Lecture, UTHM, 21 Sept. 2015
  74. Mazlan Abbas, “IOT – Better Insights with Data Blending”, Industrial Talk, MMU, 17 Sept. 2015,
  75. Mazlan Abbas, “Internet of Things and Big Data – The Perfect Marriage”, Invited Keynote Speaker, International Conference on Soft Computing in Data Science 2015 (SCDS2015), 2-3 Sept. 2015, Pullman, Putrajaya
  76. Mazlan Abbas, “Empowering Smart Citizen to Sense” – ASEAN IoT Innovation Forum, 25-26 August, 2015, Hotel Istana, Malaysia
  77. Mazlan Abbas, “Internet of Things – Connecting and Aggregating the Innovative Minds”, Invited Keynote Speaker, International Conference on Electrical and Electronic Engineering 2015 (IC3E 2015) 10-11 August, 2015, Malacca
  78. Mazlan Abbas, “IoT is Here: Where Do Service Providers Stand in the Age of IoT?”, Invited Speaker, CommunicAsia 2015, June 2-5, 2015, Singapore
  79. Mazlan Abbas, “M2M/IoT Success – Overcoming industry fragmentation and a lack of standards”, Invited Panelist, Asia M2M/IOT Business Platform, May 28-29, 2015, Bangkok
  80. Mazlan Abbas, “Research Challenges – The Characteristics of a Good Researcher”, Adjunct Professor Invited Talk, May 18, 2015, UTHM
  81. Mazlan Abbas, “Sensing-as-a-Service: Prepare for the Next Business Model for Internet of Things”, IOT Global Innovation Forum 2015, April 21-22, 2015, Dallas USA
  82. Mazlan Abbas, “Internet of Things – Building a Smarter World”, Invited Talk, April 15, Taylor’s University, 2015
  83. Mazlan Abbas, “Internet of Things – The Gold is in the Sensor data”, Adjunct Professor Invited Talk, Feb. 9, 2015, UTHM
  84. Mazlan Abbas, “Trends and Challenges in Delay Tolerant Network (DTN) or Mobile Opportunistic Network (OppNet)”, Adjunct Professor Invited Talk, April 2, 2014, UTHM
  85. Mazlan Abbas, “Quantified Self & Lifelogging Meets Internet of Things”, Adjunct Professor Invited Talk, April 1, 2014, UTHM
  86. Mazlan Abbas, “Internet of Things – The Tip of the Iceberg or the Tipping Point?”, Adjunct Professor Invited Talk, Dec. 5, 2013, UTHM
  87. Mazlan Abbas, “Future of Broadband in Malaysia”, Adjunct Professor Invited Talk, Dec. 4, 2013, UTHM
  88. Mazlan Abbas, “Research and Commercialization Challenges”, Adjunct Professor Invited Talk, Aug. 29, 2013, UTHM
  89. Mazlan Abbas, “Latest Trends in Wireless Technology”, Adjunct Professor Invited Talk, Aug. 28, 2013, UTHM
  90. Mazlan Abbas, “Digital Lifestyle Malaysia – Initiatives and Challenges”, The 3rd Annual International Congress U-World 2013, June 20-22, Dalian, China
  91. Mazlan Abbas, Nur Husna and Norsheila Fisal, “Performance Evaluation of Binary Spray and Wait OppNet Protocol in the Context of Emergency Scenario”, PerNEM 2013, March 18-22, 2013, San Diego, USA
  92. Mazlan Abbas, “Internet of Things: Technology and Applications”, Invited Speaker, WSN Seminar, 10 Oct. 2012, UiTM
  93. David Chieng Heng, Ting Kee Ngoh, Kwong Kae Hsiang, Mazlan Abbas, “Analysis of IEEE802.11n Dual Radio Relay Network Topologies”, ICNI 2012, 24-25 Nov 2012. Bangkok.
  94. Lo Ka Kien, Kwong Kae Hsiang, Ting Kee Ngoh, David Chieng Heng Tze, Choong Khong Neng, Mazlan Abbas, “Bridging the Gap of Digital Divide Between Rural and Urban Areas in Malaysia with Low Cost WiMAX-WiFiMultihop Network for Rural Broadband Connectivity”, IET ICWCA, Oct 8-10, 2012, Kuala Lumpur
  95. Seyed Dawood Sajjadi Torshizi, Lo Ka Kien, Kwong Kae Hsiang, Ting Kee Ngoh, David Chieng Heng Tze, Mazlan Abbas, Fazirulhisyam, Heng-Siong Lim, “An Investigation of Vegetation Effect on the Performance of IEEE 802.11n Technology at 5.18 GHz”, IET ICWCA, Oct 8-10, 2012, Kuala Lumpur
  96. Ho Peng Hou, Derek, Lim, Kwong Kae Hsiang, Ting Kee Ngoh, David Chieng Heng Tze, Chien, Mazlan Abbas, “End-To-End Performance Analysis on Wireless Multi-Hop Network with Deterministic Offered Load”, IET ICWCA, Oct 8-10, 2012, Kuala Lumpur
  97. Kwong Kae Hsiang , Lo Ka Kien, Seyed Dawood Sajjadi Torshizi, David Chieng Heng Tze and Mazlan Abbas, “Mesh Network in Tropical Rural Areas: A Feasibility Study”, ICECCS 2012, Nanning, China, 15-17 June,
  98. Mazlan Abbas, “WiWi – the WiFi Solution for bridging the Digital Divide in Malaysia”, WiFI World Summit, 11-12 September, 2012, Barcelona
  99. Mazlan Abbas, Invited Speaker, “WiWi – Bridging the Digital Divide Solution” at Malaysian Pavillion (CommunicAsia 2012, Singapore, 20 & 21 June, 2012)
  100. Mazlan Abbas, Invited Speaker, “Beyond Broadening Broadband” at SMIDEX, 21 June, 2012.
  101. Mazlan Abbas, Keynote Speaker, 1st UTM-MIMOS Symposium on Advanced Telecommunications Technology (USATT-2012), 25-26 April, 2012
  102. Mazlan Abbas, “Wireless Communications”, Asian Forum on Information Communications Technology 2012 (AFICT 2012), June 7, 2012
  103. Norhidayu Shahila Abu Hassan, Sazzad Hossain, Nur Halina Abd Wahab. Sharifah Hafizah Syed Ariffin, Liza Abd Latiff, Norshiela Fisal, Mazlan Abbas and Choong Kheng Neng, “Performance Analysis of Location Tracking System for Multiple Levels”, Proceedings of the Asia Pacific Advanced Network, Apricot-APAN 2011, 15-25 Feb. 2011, Hong Kong.
  104. Satiman, N.N.I. Maarof, A.I.A. Zamani, N. Fisal, S.K.S. Yusuf, S.H.S. Ariffin and M. Abbas, “A Route Selection Algorithm for WiMAX Mobile Multi-Hop Relay Networks”, 4th International Conference on Modeling, Simulation & Optimization (ICMSAO 2011), 19-21 April, 2011.
  105. Anis Izzati A.Z., Norsheila Fisal, Sharifah K. Syed Yusof and Mazlan Abbas, “On the performance of Space-Time Cooperative Relay in Fading Channel”, 4th International Conference on Modeling, Simulation & Optimization (ICMSAO 2011), 19-21 April, 2011
  106. Nurul Nazirah M.I.Mm, N. Satiman, Anis Izzati A.Z., Norsheila Fisal, Sharifah K. Syed Yusof, Sharifah H.S. Ariffin and Mazlan Abbas, “Cross-Layer Routing Approach in Highly Dynamic Networks”, 4th International Conference on Modeling, Simulation & Optimization (ICMSAO 2011), 19-21 April, 2011.
  107. Anis Izzati A.Z., Norsheila Fisal, Sharifah K. Syed Yusof and Mazlan Abbas, “On the performance of Space-Time Cooperative Relay in Fading Channel”, 4th International Conference on Modeling, Simulation and Applied Optimization”, 19-21 April, 2011, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  108. M. Abbas, “Wireless Broadband – Building the Ecosystem for Emerging Markets”, 18-19 January 2011, Dubai.
  109. M. Abbas, “WiMAX and e-Government”, WiMAX Forum Southeast Asia Regional Focus, 23-25 November 2010, Kuala Lumpur
  110. M. Abbas, Keynote Speech, “Wireless Broadband – Building the Ecosystem”, T&M Circle 2010, 15 July 2010, Sime Darby Convention Centre, K.Lumpur, Malaysia
  111. M. Abbas, “Wireless Broadband Eco-System – How We Can Do Better?”, The Asia-Pacific Telecommunications and ICT Development Forum (ADF), 18 – 20 May 2010, Tokyo, Japan
  112. M. Abbas, Keynote Speech, “Wireless Broadband – Building the Ecosystem”, Fourth International Symposium on Broadband Communications (ISBC’10). 11th – 14th July 2010, Hotel Equatorial, Melaka, Malaysia
  113. M. Abbas, Special Lecture on Telecommunications, “Introduction to WiMAX”, 31 Dec. 2009, UTeM, Melaka.
  114. N. Choong, M. Abbas, O.M. Said, C.S. Lee and R.M.A.R. Mohamed, “The setup of national IP multimedia subsystem (IMS) testbed: Approach and Challenges”, International Conference on Information Networking, 20-23 January 2009, Cheng Mai, Thailand.
  115. N. Choong and M. Abbas, “OpenFMC lab: The convergence platform for next generation applications development”, 3rd IEEE International Conference on Digital Ecosystems and Technologies, 31 May – 3 June, 2009, Istanbul, Turkey.
  116. S. Lee, K.N. Choong, S.G. Koh, C.O. Chow and M. Abbas, “Performance study on audio codec and session transfer of open source VoIP applications”, International Conference on Mobile, Wireless and Optical Communications Networks, 25-27 December 2009, Bangkok, Thailand.
  117. Nur Haliza Abdul Wahab, Sharifah H. S. Ariffin, Norsheila Fisal, Adel, Liza Abdul Latiff, Choong Khong Neng and Mazlan Abbas, “Location Tracking for Nearest Device in Device Switching”, Proceedings of 2009 IEEE International Conference on Antennas, Propagation and Systems (INAS 2009), 3-5 Dec. 2009, Johor, Malaysia.
  118. M. Abbas, “Bridging the Digital Divide Using WiMAX”, Awareness Seminar on Telecommunication Standards & Practices”, Aug. 11, 2009, SKMM, Cyberjaya, Malaysia
  119. M. Abbas, Invited Speaker at P1 Expert Net, “Enabling Technology for Connecting Communities”, Aug 14, 2009, Packet Hub, Malaysia
  120. M. Abbas, “Can WiMAX Provides Solution for Bridging the Digital Divide?”, WiMAX World Congress Asia, Singapore, April 28-29, 2009
  121. M. Abbas, “Connecting the Unconnected – Bridging the Digital Divide Using WiMAX”, IPCentral/Wireless World, CeBIT 2009, Hannover, Germany. March 4, 2009.
  122. M. Abbas, “Providing WiMAX Broadband Services for Underserved Areas”, Asia pacific Telecommunications and ICT Development Forum (ADF), Bangkok, Thailand, November 11-13, 2008.
  123. Rashid A. Saeed , Hafizal Mohamad , Borhanuddin Mohd. Ali, Mazlan Abbas, “WiFi/WiMAX Heterogeneous Seamless Handover”, 2008 Third International Conference on Broadband Communications, Information Technology & Biomedical Applications, November 2008 , pp. 169-174, South Africa.
  124. M. Abbas, “Implementing Ubiquitous Networks with IPv6”, Invited Speaker, MIMOS Technology Preview Symposium 2008, Malaysia, June 30, 2008.
  125. Abbas, “Mobile WiMax – Will it stands on its own to be successful?”, Invited Speaker, MIMOS Technology Forum 2007, Malaysia, 5 December 2007.
  126. M. Abbas, “IMS Application Developer Eco-System – Catalyst for NGN” as an Invited Speaker at Motorola Penang Technical Symposium, Penang, Malaysia, 27 November 2007.
  127. M. Abbas, “Building NGN Together – Towards a Regional IMS Eco-System”, Doc. 140, 36th AIC Conference, Manila, Phillipines, 19-23 November 2007.
  128. M. Abbas, “Towards Ubiquitous Malaysia – Issues and Challenges”, Doc. 162, 35th AIC Conference, Saitama, Japan, 5-9 March 2007.
  129. M. Abbas, “Harnessing the Power of Developers”, MEDC (Microsoft Mobile & Embedded DevCon) 2006, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, June 27, 2006 (Invited Speaker)
  130. M. Abbas, “Implementing the Wireless Enterprise”, Mobile Asean 2005, Bangkok, Thailand, 11-14 Oct. 2005
  131. M. Abbas, “Examining the New Value Chain in 3G”, Doc No. 36, 28th AIC Conference, Manila, Philippines, 11-15 November 2002 (Also presented similar paper at Mobiles Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 12-13 August 2002)
  132. M. Abbas, “Wireless Commercial Services in Malaysia”, 26th APECTEL, Moscow, Russia, 19 –20 August 2002
  133. M. Abbas, “Advanced Telecommunication Technologies – An Operator’s Perspectives”, CITA’01, Kuching , Malaysia, 2001
  134. M. Abbas, “Celcom’s Short Message Services (SMS) – The Era of Mobile Data Era in Malaysia”, Doc SS/24, 26th AIC Conference, Hanoi, Vietnam, 5-9 November 2001
  135. M. Abbas and M.A. Ali, “Integrating Billing and Customer Care Systems for Customer Satisfaction”, Integrating eBilling & eCustomer Care, Singapore, 24-26 July 2000.
  136. M. Abbas, “AIC Internet Video-on-Demand (I-VOD) Project Status”, 22nd AIC Conference, Tokyo, Japan, 15 -18 June 1999.
  137. M. Abbas, “AIC Internet Video-on-Demand (I-VOD) Multimedia Service – Project Updates”, Doc 50/P, 21st AIC Conference, Tokyo, Japan, 24-28 August 1998.
  138. M. Abbas, “TEMAN Test-bed International Inter-working”, Doc. 51/P, 21st AIC Conference, Tokyo, Japan, 24-28 August 1998.
  139. M. Abbas and N. Mustafa, “Proposal for Experimenting and Video Hosting the Web Site for AIC Internet Video-on-Demand (I-VOD) Multimedia Service”, Doc 11/D, 20th AIC Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2 – 6 March 1998.
  140. M. Abbas, “ATM Developments in Malaysia – Status Updates”, Doc 13/P, 19th AIC Conference, Phuket, Thailand, 12-17 May 1997.
  141. M. Abbas, “Performance Analysis of a Non-Preemptive Priority Scheme for ATM Multimedia Services”, SBT/IEEE International Telecommunications Symposium (ITS’94), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, pp. 447-451, 22-25 Aug. 1994
  142. M. Abbas and N.M. Kassim, “Design of an ISDN Mini Switching System”, Seminar Penyelidikan Fakulti Kejuruteraan Elektrik 1994, UTM, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 22-23 June 1994.
  143. M. Yusoff and M. Abbas, “Sistem Suis Kecil Luar Bandar”, Seminar Penyelidikan Fakulti Kejuruteraan Elektrik 1994, UTM, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 22-23 June 1994
  144. M. Abbas, “Modelling of Multimedia Traffic Control for ATM Networks”, Broadband Islands ’94,- Connecting with the End-User, Elsevier Science B.V., pp. 253-264, 1994 (Also appear in Proc. of the 3rd International Conference on Broadband Islands, Hamburg, Germany, 7-9 June 1994)
  145. Seman and M. Abbas, “Basics of Software Technology”, Asian ISDN Council (AIC) 13th Working Groups Meeting, Singapore, May 29-June 2, 1994
  146. M. Abbas, “ATM Technology: The Key for Tomorrow’s Multimedia Applications”, First National Seminar on Telecommunications in Conjunction with World Telecommunications Day, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 17-18 May 1994.
  147. M. Abbas and Z. A. Ahmad, “Performance Evaluation of Selective Cell Discarding Control in ATM Networks”, Proceedings IEEE ICCS/ISITA ’92, Vol. I, Singapore, 16-20 Nov. 1992, pp. 142-146
  148. M. Abbas and Z. A. Ahmad, “Analysis of a Partial Buffer Sharing Control with Bursty Traffic in ATM Networks”, Proceedings 1992 IEEE Region 10 International Conference (TENCON ’92), Vol. I, Melbourne, Australia, 11-13 Nov. 1992, pp. 16-20
  149. M, Abbas, Z.A. Ahmad and D.G. Smith, “A Congestion Control Scheme for Integrated Voice and Data Multiplexer”, Proceedings XIV International Switching Symposium (ISS’92), Vol. II, Japan, 25-30 Oct. 1992, pp. 316-340.
  150. Yahya, H. Ismail and M. Abbas, “Making Long Distance Communication for the IBM PC/Compatible More Worthy”, Proceedings EDUCOMP ’91, Malaysia, November 1991, pp. 103-109
  151. M.A. Bakar and M. Abbas, “Integrated Services Switching System (ISSS)”, International Conference on Communications Systems (ICCS’90), 5-9 November 1990, Singapore, pp. 270-274
  152. M. Abbas, A.R. Seliman and M.N. Dimon, “ISDN in Malaysia – A Dream Towards Reality”, First Computer Science National Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 24-25 January 1989
  153. Seman and M. Abbas, “Information Technology: The Beginning of a New Era in Malaysia”, PTC’89, Hawaii, USA, 15-18 January, 1989
  154. A. Ahmad, S. Hassan and M. Abbas, “Telecommunications Development in Malaysia”, PTC’88, Hawaii, USA, 15-18 February 1988
  155. M. Abbas and N. Saat, “Computer Aided Video (CAV) – Video Production and Information Network System”, EDUCOMP ’87, Genting Highlands , Malaysia, 24-26 November 1987
  156. M. Abbas, “ISDN: Prospects and Challenges for Malaysia”, National Conference on Networking and Data Communications in National Development, Telecomms ’87, Invited Paper, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 12-13 October 1987
  157. Hassan and M. Abbas, “Office Automation: Applications to the University Environment”, Recent Trends In Communications Engineering Conference, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia, 15-18 September 1987
  158. M. Abbas, “ISDN: The Needs for a Transition in Malaysian Telecommunications Network”, Data Communications Symposium, MNCC’87, K. Lumpur, Malaysia, 17 August 1987


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  2. Panellist on “Realising IR4.0 in Malaysia – Achievements and Lessons”, Selangor Smart City and Digital Economy 2018, Sept. 13, 2018 Kuala Lumpur
  3. Panellist on “Revolusi Industri 4.0 : Isu dan Ancaman Siber”, Persidangan Pengurusan dan Profesional Kinabalu (PPPK) V 2018, Kota Kinabalu, July 23, 2018
  4. Panellist on “The Role of Fintech in IR 4.0”, ESTCON 2018, August 13, 2018, KL
  5. Moderator on “IoT Security”, IoT@NICE 2017, Oct. 13, 2017
  6. Moderator on “Big Data and Smart City”, Selangor Smart City and Future Commerce Convention 2017, Sept. 7-9, 2017,
  7. Panelist on “How Can Facility Managers Promote Employee Engagement and Productivity?”, Building Maintenance Conference 2017, August 24, 2017, Kuala Lumpur
  8. Panelist on “IoT Dialogue”, I2E 2017, August 4, 2017, Beranang, Selangor.
  9. Panelist on “David vs Goliath – Innovative Startups Challenging Giants”, ASEAN Technology Summit, July 28, 2017, Kuala Lumpur
  10. Panelist on “Nurturing IoT Ecosystem and Driving IoT Innovations”, IOT Innovation Day, APU, 11 July, 2017.
  11. Panelist on “Management Insight: Managers Need to Lead, Guide, Direct”, Building Maintenance Conference 2016, 21-22 Sept. 2016, Istana Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
  12. Panelist on “Living Smart: The Rise of Cyberjaya (and how it compares to its regional counterparts), Property Report Congress Malaysia 2016, August 11, 2016, Intercontinental Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
  13. Panelist on Understanding the Scope and the Infrastructure Needs for a Faster CIoT Adoption, 2 June 2016, CommunicAsia 2016, Singapore
  14. Panelist on Monetizing Digital Services: Where’s the Profit, Telecom Asia’s – Telco Strategies Summit on May 18-19 at Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  15. Panelist on “Smart Dialogue – The making of “Cities of Tomorrow”, Smart Cities Asia 2015, Oct. 20, 2015, PWTC, Malaysia
  16. Panelist on “Living Lab to Catapult IoT Adoption”, ASEAN IoT Innovation Forum, 25 August 2015, Hotel Istana, Malaysia
  17. Panelist on “Measuring the Impact of IoT”, CommuniAsia 2015, June 2, 2015, Singapore.
  18. Panelist on “M2M/IoT success – Overcoming industry fragmentation and a lack of standards”, M2M/IOT Business Platform Asia 2015, 26-27 May, 2015, Bangkok, Thailand
  19. Moderator for session “Building IOT-Friendly Infrastructure”, IOT Technical Working Group, 14-15 May, 2014.
  20. Panelist for the Forum session entitled “Towards Developing Innovative and Creative Culture”, organized by Department of Communication and Department of Telematic & Optic Engineering, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, March 24, 2010
  21. Moderator for Session on “Rolling Out the Next Generation Network – Towards Broadband as a Basic Utility”, Asia Telecommunications Forum, 16-17 July, 2009, PWTC, KL