Dr. Wael Badawy

Award Category: 
Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Award
Recipient Year: 
2017

Dr. Badawy immigrated to Canada in 1997 from Egypt. He has two doctorate degrees, in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering. He has taken part in more than 21 seminars/lectures, supported 57 research publications and has produced more than 334 publications.Dr. Badawy is an internationally renowned researcher in video surveillance technology. He oversees the development of video surveillance technology at the University of Calgary, where he was an iCore Chair Associate. Dr. Badawy owns 13 patents in North America and has made more than 50 contributions to developing the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).