Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh

Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh currently holds the position of Economic Commissioner for Air Transport in the Civil Aviation Regulatory Commission-Jordan. She has a PhD in simulation and is a USA graduate for both her Master of Science and Bachelor’s degrees with a total experience of 20 years. Dr. Abu-Taieh is an author of many renowned research papers in the airline, IT, PM, KM, GIS, and AI simulation, security, and ciphering. She is the editor/author of Utilizing Information Technology Systems Across Disciplines: Advancements in the Application of Computer Science, Handbook of Research on Discrete Event Simulation Environments: Technologies and Applications, and Simulation and Modeling: Current Technologies and Applications. She is Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Aviation Technology, Engineering and Managementand has been a guest editor for the Journal of Information Technology Research. Dr. Abu-Taieh holds positions on the editorial board of the International Journal of E-Services and Mobile Applications, International Journal of Information Technology Project Management , and International Journal of Information Systems and Social Change. In her capacity as head of IT department in the ministry of transport for 10 years, she developed some systems like ministry of transport databank, auditing system for airline reservation systems, and maritime databank among others. Furthermore, she has worked in the Arab Academy as assistant professor, a dean’s assistant, and London School of Economics (LSE) Director. She has been appointed many times as track chair and reviewer in many international conferences: IRMA, CISTA, and WMSCI.

Publications

Project Management Practices and Project Manager Traits as a Key to Successful Information Systems Implementation
Evon M.O. Abu-Taieh, Jeihan M. Abu-Tayeh, Alia Abu-Tayeh. © 2013. 15 pages.
Information Technology project management lingers between science and art. Many will not dwell on such a thought, and define the information technology project manager as the one...
A Secure Data Transmission Mechanism for Cloud Outsourced Data
Abdullah Alhaj, Shadi Aljawarneh, Shadi Masadeh, Evon Abu-Taieh. © 2013. 10 pages.
The Cloud has become a significant topic in computing; however, the trend has established a new range of security issues that need to be addressed. In Cloud, the data and...
Technology Engineering and Management in Aviation: Advancements and Discoveries
Evon Abu-Taieh, Asim El Sheikh, Mostafa Jafari. © 2012. 361 pages.
As computer and information systems technology advances, industries such as aviation stand to benefit from the overwhelming new advances in hardware, software, and best...
Foreword
Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh. © 2012. 3 pages.
This Foreword is included in the book Business Intelligence and Agile Methodologies for Knowledge-Based Organizations: Cross-Disciplinary Applications.
Simulation Environments as Vocational and Training Tools
Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh, Jeihan M.O. Abutayeh. © 2011. 13 pages.
This paper investigates over 50 simulation packages and simulators used in vocational and course training in many fields. Accordingly, the 50 simulation packages were categorized...
Project Management Practices and Project Manager Traits as a Key to Successful Information Systems Implementation
Evon M.O. Abu-Taieh, Jeihan M. Abu-Tayeh, Alia Abu-Tayeh. © 2011. 15 pages.
Information Technology project management lingers between science and art. Many will not dwell on such a thought, and define the information technology project manager as the one...
Foundations of Airline Finance: Methodology and Practice
Evon M.O. Abu-Taieh. © 2011. 3 pages.
Handbook of Research on Discrete Event Simulation Environments: Technologies and Applications
Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh, Asim A. El-Sheikh. © 2010. 610 pages.
Discrete event simulation environments have desirable features and components now driving researchers to develop and enhance existing environments. The Handbook of Research on...
International Journal of Information Technology Project Management (IJITPM)
John Wang. Est. 2010.
This fully refereed journal examines current, state-of-the-art research in the areas of information technology project management, and the interactions, linkages, applications...
International Journal of Applied Logistics (IJAL)
Lincoln C. Wood. Est. 2010.
The International Journal of Applied Logistics (IJAL) disseminates supply chain management and applied logistic theories, technology development, innovation, and transformation...
Simulation Environments as Vocational and Training Tools
Evon M.O. Abu-Taieh, Jeihan M.O. Abutayeh. © 2010. 13 pages.
This paper investigates over 50 simulation packages and simulators used in vocational and course training in many fields. Accordingly, the 50 simulation packages were categorized...
Information Technology Projects System Development Life Cycles: Comparative Study
Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh, Asim A. El Sheikh, Jeihan M. Abu-Tayeh, Maha T. El-Mahied. © 2010. 23 pages.
This chapter uses the Diffusion of Innovations (DOI) theory and examines a business case, highlighting certain gaps in the theory. First, confusion can be present between the...
Utilizing Information Technology Systems Across Disciplines: Advancements in the Application of Computer Science
Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh, Asim A. El-Sheikh, Jeihan Abu-Tayeh. © 2009. 364 pages.
With continual computer advances in the information technology age, information systems have become an integral part of many disciplines. Business, medicine, geography, aviation...
International Journal of E-Services and Mobile Applications (IJESMA)
Mirjana Pejic-Bach. Est. 2009.
The objective of the International Journal of E-Services and Mobile Applications (IJESMA) is to be a truly interdisciplinary journal providing comprehensive coverage and...
Economic Analysis of Airline Tickets and the Role of IT in Affecting the Aviation Industry
Evon M.O. Abu-Taieh. © 2009. 14 pages.
This article pinpoints the affects of information technology on the aviation industry, specifically on the Airline ticket prices. The article first introduces the different costs...
History of Simulation
Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh, Asim Abdel Rahman El Sheikh, Jeihan M.O. Abu-Tayeh, Hussam Al Abdallat. © 2009. 8 pages.
The great philosopher Aristotle said, “If you would understand anything, observe its beginning and its development.” Therefore, understanding simulation requires observing its...
A Road Map for the Validation, Verification and Testing of Discrete Event Simulation
Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh, Asim Abdel Rahman El Sheikh. © 2009. 8 pages.
The aim of this chapter is to give an elaborate reasoning for the motivation for Validation, Verification, and Testing (VV&T) in Simulation. Thereby, defining Simulation in its...
Information Technology Projects System Development Life Cycles: Comparative Study
Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh, Asim A. El Sheikh, Jeihan M. Abu-Tayeh, Maha T. El-Mahied. © 2009. 23 pages.
This chapter uses the Diffusion of Innovations (DOI) theory and examines a business case, highlighting certain gaps in the theory. First, confusion can be present between the...
Challenges in Implementing Information Technology Plan
Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh, Asim A. El Sheikh, Jeihan M. Abu-Tayeh. © 2009. 10 pages.
The chapter will present the challenges in implementing information technology plan pertaining to two dimensions: literature and practical. The chapter will also suggest ways to...
Information Technology and Aviation Industry: Marriage of Convenience
Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh. © 2009. 12 pages.
This chapter pinpoints the affects of information technology on the aviation industry, specifically on the Airline ticket prices. The chapter first introduces the different costs...
Discovering Knowledge Channels in Learning Organization: Case Study of Jordan
Maha T. El-Mahied, Firas Alkhaldi, Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh. © 2009. 20 pages.
The aim of this research is to discover the knowledge channels in the learning organization in Jordan. The research studied three aspects of the trusted knowledge channels: first...
Simulation and Modeling: Current Technologies and Applications
Asim El Sheikh, Abid Thyab Al Ajeeli, Evon Abu-Taieh. © 2008. 466 pages.
The science of simulation and modeling (SM) strives to showcase the highest possible level of reality in order to determine the conditions necessary for optimal performance. SM...
Methodologies and Approaches in Discrete Event Simulation
Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh, Asim Abdel Rahman El Sheikh. © 2008. 35 pages.
This chapter aims to give a comprehensive explanatory platform of simulation background. As this chapter comprises of four sections, it reviews simulation definitions, forms of...
Relay Race Methodology (RRM): An Enhanced Life Cycle for Simulation System Development
Evon M.O. Abu-Taieh, Asim Abdel Rahman El Sheikh, Jeihan Abu Tayeh. © 2008. 19 pages.
This chapter introduces a suggested system development life cycle “relay race methodology” (RRM). The RRM is based on the philosophy of relay race, where each runner in the race...
Discrete Event Simulation Process Validation, Verification, and Testing
Evon M. O. Abu-Taieh, Asim Abdel Rahman El Sheikh. © 2007. 36 pages.
This chapter introduces validation, verification, and testing tools and techniques pertaining to discrete event simulation. The chapter distinguishes between validation and...