Cyber Security Expert Mohamed Elguindy
Expert
Law Building office No:5

Mohamed El-Guindy is a leading cyber security expert in the Middle East. He works as a cybercrime researcher, cyber terrorism expert, and consultant for international organisations and his work on cybercrime has been cited in several international publications.

Dr. El-Guindy is a Cyber security and Cybercrime consultant to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) developing and delivering training to Justice, Law Enforcement and Intelligence Departments. Furthermore, he works as Cybercrime Expert at Faculty of Law, the British University in Egypt and works as Information Security advisor to the Assistant of Prime Minister of Egypt (Information and Decision Support Center) and Digital Transformation Advisor to the Prosecutor General’s Office. He was invited by Ministry of Defense to deliver speech in front of H.E. President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi about Hybrid Warfare and Social Media.  

Mohamed is the representative of the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) in Egypt, and frequently represents Egypt in UNESCO International conferences and participated in drafting UNESCO IFAP declarations.

Currently, he presents a Technology TV Show called “Tech Talk” on (Al Kahera Wal Nas), in which he delivered over 180 episodes tackled variety of technical and scientific topics. Mohamed is member of several international organisations related to technology and engineering and Ambassador to the Society for Computers and Law –UK, Member of Council of Europe’s Octopus Cybercrime Community, Member of International Association for Crime Analysts-USA, and Member of the International Association of Engineers.

Education
  • Doctorate in Cyber Security (2017-2020)
    • Doctor of Information Technology (2013-2015)
    • UK Level 7 Award Master’s in engineering (2008-2010)
    • PG Diploma in IT (1996-2000)

UK Government Regulated Qualifications

  • Member of the Institute of Engineering and Technology (MIET) (2019-2020)
  • Fellowship the Higher Education Academy (2019-2020)
  • Chartered Scientist, the Science Council (2015-2016)
  • Fellowship, The Chartered Institute for IT (2014-2015)
  • Chartered Engineer, the Engineering Council (2008-2009)
  • Chartered IT Professional, the Chartered Institute for IT (2007-2008)
Research Interests
  • Cybersecurity
  • Cybercrime
  • Cyber terrorism
  • Radicalisation in Cyberspace
  • Law and Technology
  • IT and Society
  • Information Ethics
  • Science Communication
Journal Articles
  • Artificial Intelligence and Psychological Warfare, Police Research Centre, Egypt 2019
  • AI Applications in Law Enforcement, Public Security Magazine, 2019
  • AI and Law Enforcement, Research Supervision, Public Security Sector 2018
  • Digital Evidence and Criminal Investigations, Supervisor to the research group, Public Security Sector (2018)
  • Manipulating Public Opinion in the Age of AI, UNESCO IFAP Proceeding (2018)
    The international conference “Tangible and Intangible Impact of Information and Communication in the Digital Age”, Russia
  • Arabic Language in the Age of Cyber Culture, UNESCO IFAP Proceeding (2017)
    The World Expert Meeting on Multilingualism in Cyberspace for Inclusive Sustainable Development, Russia
  • Middle East Media and Information Literacy, UNESCO Proceeding (2016)
    International conference Media and Information Literacy for Building Culture of Open Government
Chapters in Books
  • Book chapter, Investigation Manual for Prosecutors, UNODC and PGO (under publishing 2019)
  • Book chapter, Special Investigation Techniques Manual for Prosecutors in Human Trafficking and Migrant Smuggling crimes, UNODC publication (2018)
  • Book chapter, Open-source Investigation in Terrorism and Terrorism related cases, UNODC publication (2018)
White Papers

The following publications are under publishing in 2019

  • Arabic Book, Terrorism in Cyberspace
  • Arabic Multimedia Journalism
  • Book chapter, Online Children Sexual Exploitation, IGI Publishing
  • Terrorism Maze, Middle East from the Caliphate to Terrorism in Cyberspace, Nile Publishing Group, Jan. 2020
  • Multimedia Journalism, textbook, Nile Publishing group, Jan. 2020
Awards

Certificates

  • Fellowship of the Royal Society of Arts, UK (2019)
  • Senior Member of IEEE (2019)
  • Chartered Scientist CPD Commendation, the Science Council UK (2017)
  • Gold Assessor Award, the Chartered Institute for IT, UK (2015)
  • Certificate in Information Security Management, the Chartered Institute for IT UK (2014)
  • Senior Membership Award in Cyber Security (ISSA USA) (2014)