Membership Category

  • Regular


  • École de Technologie Supérieure - ETS


  • Electrical Engineering and Electronic Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering


  • IoT for the circular economy
  • Sustainability
  • Resource efficiency

Scientific activities and affiliations

  • Systems Engineering Department
  • Synchromedia Laboratory


Lokman Sboui is currently Assistant Professor in the Systems Engineering Department at the École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS) in Montreal, Canada. He received his master's and doctoral degrees in electrical engineering from King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in 2013 and 2017, respectively. He was a postdoctoral researcher in the electrical engineering department at KAUST and a mobile certification analyst at Videotron, a Canadian telecommunications operator. Professor Sboui's research intersects technology and sustainable practices, focusing on energy-efficient wireless communications that support the circular economy. He is deeply invested in the Internet of Things (IoT), advocating its application in smart and sustainable urban development, precision agriculture and resource management. His expertise extends to the emerging field of Urban Air Mobility (UAM), the innovative use of Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites and the development of cognitive radio systems that optimize spectrum use.

Affiliated research axes

Change and Transition Management

Planning Optimization

Resource and Product Maximization

Policy levers

Projects funded by the RRECQ

Smart and Sustainable Spent Coffee Grounds (SCG) Management System: from waste to resources



  • Greenhouse gas management
  • Industry 4.0
  • Internet of Things
  • Optimization
  • Reverse Logistics
The RRECQ is supported by the Fonds de recherche du Québec.
Fonds de recherche - Québec