Invited Speakers

Dr. Abdelhak Senadjki

Assistant Professor of Economics at the Faculty of Business and Finance,

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR), Malaysia


Dr. Abdelhak Senadjki is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Faculty of Business and Finance, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR), Malaysia. He obtained his PhD from Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) in 2013 with a thesis title ‘Vulnerability to Poverty: A Study of Rural Population in Kelantan and Terengganu, Malaysia’. He received his Masters of Economic Management in 2008 from the same Universiti and Bachelor Degree of Economics in 2003 from University of Algiers. He was awarded the USM fellowship from 2010 to 2013 and has served as an academic researcher for that period. His research interests include Energy Economics, Economic Development focusing on the issues of Income Inequalities, Poverty and Vulnerability, Poverty in Islamic Economics, Risks, Risk Management and Coping Strategies and Social Protection. Dr. Abdelhak Senadjki has involved in various research grants namely Risks, Risk Management and Households’ Vulnerability to Poverty: A Case Study of Rural Communities in Kelantan and Terengganu, Malaysia ; Development of Vulnerability and Poverty Model of Rural Households in Perlis, Kelantan and Terengganu; The Welfare of Elderly: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow; Closing the Coverage Gap for Old Age Protection in Malaysia: The Case for Universal Pension; Spatial Inequalities: Framing Phenomena, Formulating Policies; Relationship between the Bio-Ethanol Production and Agricultural Commodity Prices: The Case of Thailand; Behind the Scenes: The Bad and Ugly Side of Modern Technology on Malaysian Youth and Development of Model Procedure to Detect Housing Bubble: A Study of Malaysian Property Market”. Dr. Abdelhak Senadjki has published widely in various local and international refereed journals; Scopus, chapters in book and research papers on the issues of poverty, vulnerability and social protection. He is currently an Editor-in-Chief for the Quarterly Journal of Econometrics Research; a member of the Advisory Board for the Market Forces Journal and reviewer for a number of refereed journals such as the Journal of Environmental and Resource Economics, Journal of Economic Psychology, Journal of Islamic Accounting and Business Research. Oeconomia Copernicana, Equilibrium: Quarterly Journal of Economics and Economic Policy, Journal of Environment, Society and Space (IJESS), the Econometrics Review and others.

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List of GRDS International Conference - KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

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The conference committee will be announcing the final list of Key-notes and Plenary Speakers in the conference schedule, which will release 7-10 days prior to the conference. GRDS International Conferences are witnessed by well-known and eminent speakers. Following are few of such names.


Arash Groyan, Designer, Painter, Iranian Miniaturist Painter, Bangkok, Thailand

Subrata Chattopadhyay (Banerjee), RWTH Aachen University, Germany

Branislav Radeljic, Associate Professor of International Politics Social Sciences, International Representative, School of Social Sciences, University of East London

Nemia C. Mallari, Accountancy Department, Polytechnic University of the Philippines- Bataan Branch

Omolayo, Benjamin Oluwabunmi, Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria

Professor Neelam Tikka, University of Nagpur, English Department, MMV RTM, India

Anitha. B, Cavalier Media & Animation Collage, Bangalore, India

Dr Alyson McGee, Senior Lecturer, Institute of Education, Massey University, New Zealand

Dr. N. K. Rathee, Acting Director, Education Graduate Programs,Associate Professor,Delaware State University, USA

Dr. Chen Wenli, National Institute of Education, Singapore

Dr. Kumar Laxman, University of Auckland, Faculty of Education, School of Curriculum and Pedagogy, New Zealand

Dr. Mustafa Gunduz, Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey

Navid Mollaee, International Keynote Speaker, University Lecturer, Management Consultant, Tehran, Iran

Dr. Rajendra Prasad Gunputh, University of Mauritius, Mauritius

Dr. Kaviraj Sukon, Director-General Open University of Mauritius

Apapan Ruengkul, International Language program, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Shehu Aliyu Rimintsiwa, Department of English, School of Languages, Federal College of Education, Kontagora, Nigeria

Puneet Sharma, Registrar and Dean Academics, Rajdhani Engineering College, India

Dr. Syriac Nellikunnel Devasia, Linton University College, Malaysia

Dahlia Romero Domingo, New Era University, Philippines

Dr. Muhammad Nasir Khan, Department of Education, University of Vienna,Vienna (Austria)

Nabhit Kapur, Psychologist, Psychotherapist, Psychometric Analyst, Chairman, Peacful Mind Foundation

Dr. Gnanaprakasam C, Linton University College, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia

Lee Ming Yen, National Taiwan University of Arts, Taipei, Taiwan