3rd Saudi User Meeting
3rd Saudi User Meeting will be taking place from 2-4 December 2019 in Riyadh Marriott Hotel. This is a unique opportunity to connect with national and international industry experts who will share their knowledge with you. This event is also an opportunity to grow your network, meet peers and exchange market knowledge.
- Power Transformer Testing
- Proctection Testing
- Instrument Transformers Testing
- Rotating Machines Testing
- Testing strategies for all phases of the relay life-cycle (including IEC 61850 implications and methodolgy)
- Partial Discharge diagnosis and monitoring system for various electrical assets
- Circuit Breaker Testing
Dr. Fatmah Baothman
Assistant Professor of Artificial Intelligence
Dr. Fatmah is a high-performance expert in Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies with national and international recognition for her achievements.
Her achievements include, but are not limited to:
- First woman in the Middle East with a Ph.D. in Modern Artificial Intelligence
- First woman Computer Science professor assistant at KAU
- First woman engineer in Saudi Engineering Society
- First woman IEEE chapter at KAU
Dr. Fatmah has completed Master of Philosophy in Computing and Math from the University of Huddersfield in 1999, and Ph.D. from the School of Computing and Engineering in 2003.
Dr. Rahim K. Jassim
Ph.D, MEMgt, BSc (Hons)
Dynamic Professor and Senior Management Professional with 25 years of experience in varied business domains; currently working as the Academic leader and the training manager of Saudi Electric Services polytechnic, KSA. Recognized for leading operational competitive advantage by utilizing analytical framework for strategic management and attaining top & bottom line objectives.
Dr. Jassim receives his engineering education at the University of Technology, Baghdad, (Iraq) and was awarded in July 1987 a BSc First Class Honors degree in Mechanical Engineering and Technical Education. He received his PhD degree in Power Systems Engineering from University of London, Queen Mary and Westfield College (UK) in August 1992. He has worked as a university lecturer at AL-Fateh University Tripoli, Libya (1993-1996). His research work has been in the field of Thermoeconomic Optimization of thermal Systems. He has published over 60 technical papers and technical reports. He is a member of ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) and a member of IPENZ (The Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand) and holder for two titles PE (Professional Engineer) and Reg. Eng. (Registered Engineer). In recent years Dr. Jassim has been actively involved in Project Management, Human resource management and QA Management. In 1999 awarded MEMgt (Master of Engineering Management) from The University of Auckland, New Zealand. Currently is the Academic Leader and Training manager at Saudi Electric Services polytechnic, Saudi Arabia.
Anis Ben Hammouda
Anis Ben Hammouda is currently working as Protection Engineer in Technical Support Division in Qassim Central Power Plant of Saudi Electicity Company since 2013.
He has gained 10 years of experience as a Protection Engineer in Tunisian Power & Gas Utility with a focus on generator protection relays maintenance, testing, schemes development and coordination.
He is the leader of Protection Specialist Group at COA.
Technical Training Engineer
Mohamed Rashad is currently working in Al Fanar Construction as a Technical Training Engineer since 2011. He provides training as well as technical support on power plants and substation testing & commissioning.
He has conducted several theoratical and practical training courses in the field of:
- Switchgear testing
- Protection relays testing
- Power transformers testing
- Renewable energy as ' PV Solar System Design '
Trainer in Power System Protection
Mohammad Surrati is currently working in Saudi Electricity Company as a Trainer in Power System Protection.
He has completed his Master's degree in innovation and entrepreneurship in 2019.
He works along many different scientific commities and participates in national and international conferences.
Sahbi Ben Mzoughia
Protection & Control Section Head
Sahbi Ben Mzoughia is currently working as Protection & Control Section Head in Technical Support Department of Saudi Electricity Company since 2008.
He has gained more than 10 years of experience as Protection Engineer in Tunisian Power and Gas Utility with a focus on digital protection relays qualification and development of high voltage network protection schemes.
He is the Superintendent of Protection Specialists Group at COA and the leader of the elaboration of 'Protection Testing Guidelines Policy'.
Regional Application Specialist - Partial Discharge Measurements, OMICRON Electronics
Bavley Farid has worked as Application Engineer with a focus on Partial Discharge Diagnostics and Monitoring in OMICRON Electronics Middle east, since February 2016. Currently he is Regional Application Specialist for Partial Discharge Measurements on Transformer / Rotating Machines / Cables. He conducts theoretical and practical training courses, performs partial discharge measurements on HV assets and provides technical support to customers. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Science in Electrical Engineering with a focus on High Voltage Systems from the American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates in June 2015.
Mohamed Ibrahim Ali
Regional Application Specialist - Power System Protection, OMICRON Electronics
Mohamed Ibrahim Ali has worked for OMICRON since July 2015 and provides technical and application support on primary and secondary testing and diagnostic substation equipment. Currently working as Regional Application Specialist for Protection testing. He conducts theoretical and practical training courses and also troubleshoots technical problems for customers. He finished his BSC degree in Electrical Engineering in 2002 and his high post graduate studies (Diploma in Electrical Power Engineering) in 2007.
Technical and Application Support
Anas Abdulkhader began working with OMICRON electronics Middle East in 2017 as Technical Support and Applications Engineer providing support to customers in Middle East and South Asia. In addition he has given formal training via OMICRON Academy courses in OMICRON’s training centers and also at customers’ premises. Anas graduated in 2013 with a Degree in Electricals and Electronics Engineering from the Toch Institute of Science and Technology in Kerala, India. Prior to joining OMICRON he worked for Hyosung Corporation as Field Service Engineer.