Imran, M. (2019): Enabling Crowdsourcing in the Framework of User-centred SDIs for Information Management of Geographical Volunteer Content. In The 5th International Conference on Information Management, Cambridge, UK.
Bulbul, R., M. S. A.(2019): Towards National SDI in Pakistan: The Challenges. In FIG Working Week 2019, Geospatial information for a smarter life and environmental resilience, Hanoi, Vietnam, April 22–26, 2019
Ahmad, M.; Ali, A. and Khan, M.R. (2018): Value of Information Sharing as part of National Climate Change Adaptation Strategies: Case of Pakistan. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Climate Change Threats to Agriculture and Food Security, Peshawar Pakistan.
Muzaffar, H. M., Tahir, A., Ali, A., Ahmad, M., & McArdle, G. (2017). Quality Assessment of Volunteered Geographic Information for Educational Planning. In Volunteered Geographic Information and the Future of Geospatial Data (pp. 76-96). IGI Global.
de Vries, W. T., & Ali, A. (2016, July): The theory versus the reality of congruence between eGov and SDI in Pakistan. GSDI 15th World Conference Nov 28-Dec 2,2016, Taipei, Taiwan November 2016
Ali, A. and Ahmad, M. (2016): Analysis of the Barriers to Land Administration in Pakistan, GSDI 15th World Conference Nov 28-Dec 2,2016, Taipei, Taiwan November 2016
Ahmad, M.; Ali, A. and Khiyal, M.S.H (2016): Potential of Volunteered Geographic Information for Adaptation of Climate Change Effects in Pakistan, 24th International Conference of Historians of Asia (IAHA 2016) At: National Institute of Historical and Cultural Research (NIHCR) a Center of Excellence of the Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan Vol: 3
Ahmad, M.; Ali, A. and Khiyal, M.S.H (2016): Potential of Volunteered Geographic Information for Adaptation of Climate Change Effects in Pakistan, 4th International Conference on Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development 2016 (EESD 2016) November 2, 2016.
Ahmad, M.; Ali, A. and Khiyal, M.S.H (2016): Modeling Accessibility and Availability of Environmental Data: An NSDI Approach, First International Conference on Emerging Trends in Science and Technology (ICETST) 2016 September 2016.
Ali, A. and Ahmad, M. (2016): Modeling Accessibility and Availability of Geospatial Data for Successful Implementation of China- Pakistan Economic Corridor, International Conference on Earth Science Pakistan 2016, At Baragali Summer Campus, University of Peshawar July 2016
Ahmad, M. and Ali, A. (2015): Is GIS a small talk in the era of SDIs? The Case of Pakistan, FIG–ISPRS workshop, 2015: International Workshop on Strengthening Opportunity for Professional Development & Spatial Data Infrastructure Development October 19, 2015
Ali, A., and Ahmad, M. (2013): Geospatial Data Sharing in Pakistan: Possibilities and Problems. Published in the Proceedings of Global Geospatial Conference 2013, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Ali, A., and Ahmad, M. (2012): Is SDI development, waste of time and money for Pakistan? Published in the Proceedings of Global Geospatial Conference 2012, Canada.
Ali, A., and Ahmad, M. (2012): Land cover mapping using open source geospatial data and technologies: A case study from Islamabad, Pakistan. In the Second International Workshop on Earth Observation and Remote Sensing Applications 2012, China.
Ali, A. (2010). How does NSDI Development Fit into Pakistan’s E--Government Programme. In Proceedings of the GSDI 12 World Conference-Realizing Spatially Enabled Societies held at Singapore from 19-22 October 2010.
Ali, A. (2010). Is Public Private Partnership an Effective Instrument to Implement SDIs? In FIG Congress 2010 Facing the Challenges – Building the Capacity Sydney, Australia, 11-16 April 2010.
Ali, A. (2009). Spatial Data Infrastructure for Land Administration in Pakistan. In Proceedings of the 7th FIG Regional,Hanoi, Vietnam, 19.
Ali, A. (2009, June). What does Spatial Data Infrastructure mean to Pakistan?. In Proceedings of the GSDI 11 World Conference: Spatial data infrastructure convergence: building SDI bridges to address global challenges.
Ali, A. (2008). Assessing readiness for national geospatial data clearinghouse-a milestone for SDI development in Pakistan. In Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Advances in Space Technologies, 85-90.
Ali, A. (2008). Is E-Government an SDI Implementation Strategy. Directions Magazine
Ali, A. (2008). Assessing SDI Readiness in Pakistan. GIS Development 12 (11), 52-55
Ali, A. (2008). NSDI Implementation Strategies. Directions Magazine
Ali, A. (2008). Is Indian NSDI an example to follow. Coordinates.
Ali, A. (2008). Pitfalls of SDI's Hierarchy. Directions Magazine.