Belgacem Raggad
Professor

E-mail: braggad@pace.edu

School/College:
  • Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems

Department(s):
  • Information Technology West

Primary Location:
Goldstein Academic Center 320

Office Hours: (Spring 2014)
Tuesday
1:00PM-6:00PM

Office Phone:
+1 (914) 773-3448

Fax Phone: 914-773-3533

Education

PhD, Pennsylvania State University at University Park, 1989
Information Management

MS, University of Tunis, 1979
Computer Information Systems

A.D., University of Tunis, 1975
Mathematics and Physics

Scheduled Courses

Spring 2014:
  • IS 642: Info Security Planning & Pol
  • IS 617: Information Systems Principles
  • IS 637: IS Project & Change Mngmnt
  • IT 607: System Dvlpmnt & Prjct Mgmnt

View All Courses Taught
  • CS 704: Independent Research
  • IS 397: Tpc: Artificial Intelligence
  • IS 495: Information Systems Internship
  • IS 600: Grad Independent Study in IS
  • IS 614: Applied Artfcl Intelligence
  • IS 617: Information Systems Principles
  • IS 620: IS and Organizational Strategy
  • IS 637: Info Systems Project Mgt
  • IS 637: IS Project & Change Mngmnt
  • IS 641: Information Security/Controls
  • IS 642: Info Security Planning & Pol
  • IS 650: Telecommunications Management
  • IS 660: Data Warehsng & the Orgnztn
  • IS 692: Research Project Seminar
  • IT 607: System Dvlpmnt & Prjct Mgmnt
  • IT 662: Web and Internet Security
  • IT 666: Information Security Managemnt
  • Research Interests

    Management Information Systems (Decision Support Systems); Software Engineering (Information Systems Development); Artificial Intelligence (Approximate Reasoning);

    Awards and Honors

    • The Country of Tunisia, November 1, 2001 - Gold Medal for Great Contributions in IS Security
    • Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information System, December 31, 1998 - CSIS Excellence in Research Award
    • NULL, June 6, 1998 - Award in Excellence in Research & Scholarship, Pace University
    • Data Processing Management Association, December 31, 1989 - Data Processing Management Award
    • NULL, December 31, 1982 - Fulbright Scholarship
    • CII-Honeywell Bull of Paris, December 31, 1979 - Scholarship

    PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS


    • BIOMETRICS
    • Computational Intelligence for Modelling, Control and Automation
    • CORS: Canadian Society of Operations Research
    • Decision Science Institute
    • E-commerce Security Society
    • Federal Information Systems Security Educators' Association (FISSEA)
    • FRANCORO - Francophones de Recherche Opérationnelle
    • FRANCORO II Conference [Member, Program Committee - 2000 Conference]
    • IATF: Information Assurance Technical Framework (National Security Agency)
    • INFORMS (TIMS/ORSA)
    • International Association of Business Disciplines
    • International Association of Computer Information Systems
    • JOPT - Des Journées de l'Optimisation (Optimization Days of Canada)
    • Literati Club, Great Britain
    • NE-DSI: Northeastern Decision Science Institute
    • SAM - Society for Advances in Management

    Contract, Grants, and Sponsored Research

    • Fulbright Grant [Grant]
      Pace University , $62,000.00
      Funded,From the State Department 2003
    • Fulbright Grant [Grant]
      Pace University , $60,000.00
      Funded,Fulbright Grant in Tunisia 2002
    • HVCET Grant [Grant]
      Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information Systems , Pace University , $10,000.00
      Funded,Data Mining Lab 2001
    • HVCET Grant [Grant]
      Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information Systems , Pace University , $10,500.00
      Funded,New Journal Grant 2001
    • HVCET Grant [Grant]
      Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information Systems , Pace University , $13,500.00
      Funded,Security Life Cycle 2001

    Publications

    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      CRM Information Assurance by Adding Specificity

    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Cyberspace Security: How To Develop a Security Strategy

    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Cyberspace Security: How To Develop a Security Strategy
    • Other [Published]

      Pace University Launches Cyber Security Institute , December 2 2011
    • Other [Published]

      Pace University Launches Cyber Security Institute , December 1 2011
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      CRM Decision Support with Imprecise Data
      Proceedings of the 2010 Southeastern Chapter of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences – SEINFORMS , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 2010
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      CRM Information Assurance
      Proceedings of the International Conference on Computing, Telecom, Business and Information Systems – TIGERA '10 , May 10 2010
    • Book, Scholarly-New [Published]

      Information Security Management: Concepts and Practice , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2010
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Methodology for Educating Information systems Students on the New Paradigm of Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) Technology
      Information Systems Education Journal , December 1 2008
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Methodology for Educating Information Systems students: The New Paradigm of Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) Technology
      Palmetto Review , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 2008
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Methodology for Educating Information Systems Students: The New Paradigm of Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) Technology
      Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Conference of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences – INFORMS , December 31 2007
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Methodology for Educating Information Systems Students on the New Paradigm of Service-oriented Architecture (SOA) Technology
      Proceedings of the 24th Annual Information Systems Education Conference – ISECON 2007 , November 1 2007
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Simple Design of an Intrusion Detection and Response System
      Southeast Decision Sciences Institute - 2006 , December 31 2006
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Cyberspace Security: How to Develop a Security Strategy
      Proceedings of the International Conference on Cyberspace 2006 , November 1 2006
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Data Mining Life-cycle in e-Business Management
      Proceedings of the 42nd Annual Conference of the Southeastern Chapter of the Institute for Operations Research – SE/INFORMS 2006 , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 2006
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Financial Assurance Program for Incidents Induced by Internet-based Attacks
      Computational Finance 2006 , June 1 2006
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      The Simple Information Security Audit Process: SISAP
      International Journal of Computer Science and Network Security , June 1 2006
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Sequential Intrusion Detection and Response Systems
      Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on Communications, Control and Signal Processing , March 1 2006
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      A Risk-Driven Intrusion Detection and Response System
      International Journal of Computer Science and Network Security , December 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The Simple Information Security Audit Process: SISAP
      Proceedings of the 2005 International Association of Management Conference , August 1 2005
    • Technical Report [Published]
      Intrusion Detection and Response System Generator
      CSIS Technical Report , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Intrusion Detection and Response System Generator: Using Transferred Belief Model
      Proceedings of the World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society (WSEAS) International Conference on Applications of Electrical Engineering 2005 , March 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      e-Business Simulation
      Proceedings of the Southeastern Decision Science Institute Conference 2005 , February 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      e-Business Simulation: Toning Technical and Strategic Requirements to Generate Business Value
      Proceedings of the Northeastern Decision Science Institute - 2005 , February 1 2005
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Genetic Fuzzy Rule-Based Learning in IDS
      Proceedings of the 2004 International Conference on Advances in Intelligent Systems - Theory and Applications , November 1 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Risk-driven Fuzzy Expert IDS
      Proceedings of the Southeastern Institute for Operations Research and Management Science Conference - SE/INFORMS 2004 , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 2004
    • Book Review [Published]

      CIMCA 2003 Journal of Software Management , December 31 2003
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Heterogeneous uncertain information fusion in multiagent DSS
      CIMCA 2003: International Conference on Intelligent Agents, Web Technologies and Internet Commerce , December 31 2003
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Web content management: DEA approach
      Canadian Society of Operations Research Conference 2003 , December 31 2003
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Customer Loyalty and e-Business
      International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS) 2003 , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 2003
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Personalization Software Agents in Internet Computing
      International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS) 2003 , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 2003
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Study of e-Business in Small Businesses in the Hudson Valley of New York State
      Proceedings of the 33rd Southeast Decision Sciences Institute - 2003 , February 1 2003
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Fuzzy Rule Based System-based Intrusion Detection System
      Proceedings of the Southeastern Institute for Operations Research and Management Science Conference - SE/INFORMS 2002 , December 31 2002
    • Book Review [Published]

      NJ: Data Mining: KB Approach , December 31 2002
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      New Rules of Global Competitiveness in the Twenty-First Century: Exploratory Study
      Society for Advancement of Management 2002 International Business Conference , December 31 2002
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      e-Business Content Self-Enrichment Using Data Wrap Analysis
      Centre for Research on Transportation - Optimization Days 2002 , May 6 2002
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Web Content Management Using DEA
      Centre for Research on Transportation - Optimization Days 2002 , May 6 2002
    • Book, Scholarly-New [Published]

      The Design of a Security Plan: An Interactive Approach , December 31 2001
    • Book Review [Published]

      Data Mining , December 31 2001
    • Research Report [Published]
      Faculty Members Launch New Journal
      CSIS Communique: A Publication of the School of Computer Science and Information Systems , December 31 2001
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      The Design of a Security Plan: An Interactive Approach
      AIMIT Group - American Institute of Management and Information Technology , December 31 2001
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Affined Reasoning
      Proceedings of the Southeastern Institute for Operations Research and Management Science Conference - SE/INFORMS 2001 , December 30 2001
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      HR Performance
      Proceedings of the Northeastern Decision Science Institute - 2001 , December 30 2001
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Trends in Global Competitiveness
      Federal Information Systems Security Educators' Association (FISSEA) 2001 , March 13 2001
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Computational Freedom in EISs
      Proceedings of the American Conference on Computer Information Systems 2000 , December 1 2000
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Information Security: An Executive's Easy Reference
      Proceedings of the International Academy of Business Disciplines 2000 , December 1 2000
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Corporate Information Security: The Vital Defense Strategy
      Proceedings of the National Institute of Standards and Technologies 2000 , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 30 2000
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Data Mining - A Powerful Information Creating Tool
      Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) Systems and Services , December 31 1999
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Expert Systems: Defection and Perfection
      Logistics Information Management , December 31 1999
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Possibilistic Group Support System for Inventory and Pricing Problems
      Logistics Information Management , December 31 1999
    • Other [Published]
      Strategic Decision Making in a Global Economical Environment
      Proceedings of the International Management Development Association Conference 1999 , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 1999
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Assessing the Perceptions of Human Resource Managers Toward Nepotism: A Cross-Cultural Study
      International Journal of Manpower , December 31 1998
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Strategic Planning for Information Security: Security Control Balance
      Proceedings of the International Management Development Association Conference 1998 , December 31 1998
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      How Can Colleges Recruit Students and Increase Enrollment for Academic Programs' Survival? Empirical Investigation
      Proceedings of the APEE 1998 , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 1998
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The Impact of Distance Learning on the Future College
      Proceedings of the 1998 SAM International Management Conference , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 1998
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Feasibility of Information Security Solutions: Policy, Software or Hardware
      Proceedings of the Northeastern Decision Science Institute - 1998 , March 31 1998
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Planning Potential Technology Using Organizational Information: A Cross-Cultural Study
      International Journal of Material and Product Technology , December 31 1997
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Simulation-Based Clustering for Emerging Markets
      Proceedings of Southeastern Conference on Information and Operations Research Management Systems -- SE/INFORMS 1997 , December 31 1997
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Viruses and the Internet: A Mix That Can Upset National Security
      Proceedings of the Academy of Business Administration Conference 1997 , December 31 1997
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      How Can The U.S. Government Help U.S. Businesses Improve Their Global Competitiveness with Minimal Regulatory Damages to the U.S. Government
      Proceedings of the APEE 1997 , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 30 1997
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Hybrid Intelligent System for IT Outsourcing Decisions
      Proceedings of the Northeastern Decision Science Institute - 1997 , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 1997
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Bayesian Decision Support System
      Industrial Management and Data Systems , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 1997
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Executive's Easy Reference for Information System Concepts
      Logistic Information Management , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 1997
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Industrial Competitiveness: Case of Tunisia
      Proceedings of the International Association of Business Disciplines 1997 , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 1997
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Multimedia Expert Systems for Information Security on Client Server
      Proceedings of the Academy of Business Administration 1997 , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 1997
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Faculty Responses to Business School Deans' Leadership Style
      Proceedings of the Society of Advanced Management Conference 1997 , March 1 1997
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Functional Executive Information Systems
      Proceedings of the International Association of Business Disciplines 1996 , December 31 1996
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Neural Network Technology for Knowledge Resource Management
      Management Decision , December 31 1996
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Data Conflict in Neural Network Training
      Journal of Computer Information Systems , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 1996
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Effects of Information Structure and Problem Solving on DSS Choice
      Industrial Management and Data Systems , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 1996
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Consultation Quality Control Model of Expert Systems
      Information Processing and Management , March 1 1996
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Using COCOMO in Evaluating System Design Projects
      Journal of Computer Information Systems , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 1996
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Effect of Project Characteristics on Team Structure
      Proceedings of the International Association of Computer Information Systems 1995 , December 31 1995
    • Magazine/Trade Publication [Published]
      Object Oriented Design for Library Applications
      Library Software Review , December 31 1995
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Effects of Organizational Information on Potential Technology: An International Perspective
      International Journal of Commerce and Management , September 1 1995
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Managerial Strategic Choice in Planning EDI
      IBS Computing Quarterly , April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 1 1995
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Evaluation of an Undergraduate CIS Curriculum
      IBS Computing Quarterly , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 1995
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Business Curriculum Internationalization: Do Not Leave Out Management Information Systems
      Proceedings of the Association of Global Management 1994 , December 31 1994
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Decision Support Level Indices for Decision Support Systems
      Proceedings of the International Association of Business Disciplines 1994 , December 31 1994
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Maintenance Process for DSS
      Proceedings of the Association of Information Resouce Management 1994 , December 31 1994
    • Book Review [Published]
      Review of 'Innovation Matrix' by P. A. Herbig
      Journal Of Global Management , December 31 1994
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      The Relationship Between Personal Value Systems and Managerial Success: International Perspective
      International Journal of Commerce and Management , December 31 1994
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Knowledge Resource Management: Knowledge Segmentation
      Proceedings of the Academy of Business Administration 1993 - Business Science: Theory and Practice , December 31 1993
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Business Decision Expert Systems
      Journal of Business and Economic Studies , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 1993
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      An Inventory Decision Model Under Competition, Price Increase and Limit on Supply
      Revue Tunisienne d'Economie et de Gestion (RTEG) , December 31 1991
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Enhanced Knowledge-Based Simulation Systems
      Proceedings of the Joint European Standards Institution 1990 , December 31 1990
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Reconfigurable Architecture for a VLSI Implementation of Artificial Neural Networks
      Proceedings of the International Neural Network Conference 1989 , December 31 1989
    • Book Review [Published]
      Review of 'Knowledge Systems for Business: Integrating Expert Systems and MIS' by Gallagher
      Information Resources Management Journal , September 1 1989
    • Book Review [Published]
      Review of 'Knowledge-Based Systems for Management Decision' by Mockler
      Information Resources Management Journal , September 1 1989
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Managerial Performance Evaluation: A Decision Model for Stockholders
      Managerial Finance , December 31 1988
    • Working Paper [Published]
      A New Computational Method for Pooled Regression Analysis
      Penn State Working Paper Series , December 31 1987

    PRESENTATIONS

    • Organization of e-Government Colloquium [Lecture]
      Title: "e-Government Evolution: Tunisia"
    • University of Jandouba [Lecture]
      Title: Developing IT Security Curricula
      University of Jandouba, Tunisia
    • IATF (Information Assurance Technical Framework) [Other]
      Title:
    • SIM Chapter [Other]
      Title:
    • Research Day - 2002 [Other]
      Title:
      Pace university
    • Northeast Decision Science Institute [Other]
      Title:
    • Federal Information Systems Security Educators' Association (FISSEA) 2001 [Other]
      Title: Trends in Global Competitiveness
    • FRANCORO Conference 2000 [Other]
      Title:
      FRANCORO, Quebec, Canada,
    • Information Systems Education Conference - ISECON 2000 [Other]
      Title:
    • Biometric Consortium 2000 [Other]
      Title:
      Gaithersburg, MD
    • National Information Systems Security Conference [Other]
      Title: Vital Defense Strategy, A Taxonomy of Security Attacks
      Baltimore, Maryland
    • Eighth Annual World Business Congress [Other]
      Title: Planning Global Information Using On-line Business Technologies
      Monterey, CA
    • Two Crows Conference [Other]
      Title: Data Mining
      Bethesda, MD
    • Fourteenth Annual Eastern Small College Computing Conference [Other]
      Title: Data Mining and Data Warehousing Opportunities for Knowledge Creation
      Marist College, Poughkeepsie, New York
    • Southwestern INFORMS Conference [Other]
      Title: The Internet: A Taxonomy of Electronic Commerce Practices
      Myrtle Beach, SC
    • IBM's T.J. Watson Research Center [Other]
      Title: "Easing Testability by Investing More in R&D"
      Yorktown, NY
    • Information and Operations Research Management Systems Conference (INFORMS '98) [Other]
      Title: A Taxonomy of Internet Decision Support
      Montreal, Canada
    • Information and Operations Research Management Systems Conference (INFORMS '98) [Other]
      Title: Possibilistic Evaluation of Government Projects
      Montreal, Canada
    • Society for Advances in Management (SAM '98) [Other]
      Title: The Impact of Distance Learning on the Future College
      Washington, D.C.
    • Northeastern Decision Sciences Institute Conference [Other]
      Title: Feasibility of Information Security Solutions on the Internet
      Boston, MA

    Department Service

    • United Nations Industrial Development Organization, Vienna [Attendee, Meeting]
      Desc: Participant, Editor - Industrial Restructuring Manual for Developing Countries in Africa

    PROFESSIONAL Service

    • Pace University, Journal of e-Business and IT [Editor-in-Chief]

    PUBLIC SERVICE

    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Other]
      Desc: Travel to provide assistance to developing countries reviewing their Technology Management programs and develop effective strategies to protect against cyber terrorism: about 22 days of lectures, advising, and interventions.