Technical Advisor Automotive and Mobility, Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network, Ontario Centre of Innovation
Sherin Abdelhamid is the Technical Advisor on Automotive and Mobility Innovation with the Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network (AVIN) at Ontario Centre of Innovation. With AVIN, she is leading and managing all aspects of the research and data analysis processes from proposal writing, research design, analysis and interpretation of results, through to developing research studies, technical reports, and market intelligence reports. Prior to joining AVIN, Sherin worked as a research associate and adjunct assistant professor at the School of Computing – Queen’s University, where she received her PhD in 2014. Sherin is a subject-matter expert in connected and autonomous vehicle technologies and mobility innovation and has been named by Automotive News Canada as one of the 2020 Canadians to Watch in the auto industry. She is also experienced in applied artificial intelligence, smart cities, and the Internet of Things. She is an award-winning researcher with more than thirty publications in many top journals, magazines, and conferences.