Eiad Yafi, (PhD in Computer Science) is a full-time Senior Lecturer at the Malaysian Institute of Information Technology, Universiti Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Broadly, his research focuses on Knowledge Discovery using Data Mining and Process Mining techniques. He is also an active researcher in the areas of Information and Communication Technologies for Development and Human Computer Interactions. He has published many research articles in the prominent Social Media + Society Journal and ACM CHI and ICTD tier-1 conferences. He is also a Senior IEEE member and an ACM and ACM SIGCHI member. He is an editorial board member of few journals such as International Journal of Entrepreneurship, Journal of Information and Communication Technology (JICT) and Pakistan Journal of Engineering and Technology and Science (PJETS). In 2018, he was a recipient of one of Facebook Crisis Informatics Research award for the information research carried out at Za’atari refugees camp in Jordan.