Prof. Rahmat Budiarto received BSc. degree from Bandung Institute of Technology in 1986, M.Eng, and Dr.Eng in Computer Science from Nagoya Institute of Technology in 1995 and 1998 respectively. Currently, he is a full professor at College of Computer Science and IT, Albaha University, Saudi Arabia. He was the chairman of Network Security Working Group at Asia Pacific Advanced Networks (APAN) from January 2006 to August 2008, and the chairman of Fellowship Committee at Asia Pacific Advanced Networks (APAN) from January 2007 to August 2008. He was the deputy director and co-founder of National Advanced IPv6 (NAv6) Center, under the Ministry of Energy, Water, and Communication, Malaysia.
His research interests include IPv6, network security, Wireless sensor networks and intelligent systems.