Associate Professor Dr David Asirvatham

Executive Dean, Faculty of Built Environment, Engineering, Technology & Design / Taylor’s University

Dr. David Asirvatham is currently the Executive Dean, Faculty of Built Environment,Engineering, Technology & Design at Taylor’s University. He has held numerous posts such the Associate Dean for Faculty of Information Technology (Multimedia University), Project Manager for the Multimedia and IT Infrastructure Development for a university campus, Secretary for the Artificial Intelligence Society Malaysia and Country Representative for the Asia E-learning Network (AEN) .  Dr. David completed his Ph.D. from Multimedia University, M.Sc. (Digital System) from Brunel University (U.K.), and B.Sc. (Hons) Ed. and Post-grad Diploma in Computer Science from University of Malaya.  He has been lecturing as well as managing ICT projects for the past 20 years.

He was one of the pioneer to develop a LMS at Multimedia University in the year 1999.  His area of expertise will include Neural Network, E-Learning, ICT Project Management, Multimedia Content Development and recently he has done some work on Big Data and IoT. At International level, he worked on various ICT Projects and conducted e-learning workshops in South Africa, Sudan, Iran, Ghana, Kenya, Vietnam, Maldives, Bangladesh, UAE, India and Brunei.