Syed Mubashir Ali holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering from FAST-NUCES Karachi and a Master’s degree in Information Technology from SZABIST Dubai. Currently pursuing his PhD in Computer Science from IoBM Karachi. Prior to joining IoBM as a full time lecturer, he worked as an IT Administrator and Computer Teacher at American International School, Dubai – UAE. He has published more than 10 research papers in various national and international conferences and journals. His research interest are in the areas of Information Technology Standards, Electronic Commerce, Big Data, Ubiquitous Computing, Supply Chain Management, Soft Computing and Gamification.