Dr. Mazen Ali is the Chairperson of the Department of Information Systems, University of Bahrain, Kingdom of Bahrain. Dr. Ali serves as a board member in Bahrain Information Technology Society (BITS) and ISACA Bahrain Chapter. He is a frequent speaker in various international conferences and forums. Dr. Ali is currently working on a number of research projects mainly related to helping organizations deal with Cyber Security issues. His research has been published in various international conferences and journals. He has also received various awards for his work. In 2010, Dr. Ali received the best paper award at Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS) held in Brisbane, Australia. He completed his PhD in Information Systems from University of Melbourne, Australia in 2010.