Selwyn Piramuthu received his PhD (Information Systems) from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. Currently a Professor of Information Systems, he has been with the University of Florida since Fall 1991. He is an Associate Researcher of Information Systems and Technologies at ESCP-Europe (Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris) and a member of the RFID European Lab in Paris. He taught in the Operations and Information Management department at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania from 1998 to 2001. He has also held teaching and/or research visiting appointments at several other institutions including the Aarhus School of Business in Denmark, Copenhagen Business School in Denmark, IRIDIA (Institut de Recherches Interdisciplinaires et de Développements en Intelligence Artificielle) at the Université Libre de Bruxelles in Belgium, Interdisciplinary Center for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) at the Université du Luxembourg in Luxembourg, and the Lehrstuhl für Informations- und Technologie- management at Universität des Saarlandes in Saarbrücken, Germany. His research and teaching interests include artificial intelligence, cryptography, database management, data mining/machine learning, and simulation including their applications in computer integrated manufacturing, e-commerce, financial credit scoring, healthcare, Internet of Things, RFID, supply chain management, and work flow management.