#DevFest2020 is 100% online and will feature talks about mobile, web, cloud technologies, and more!
This year, we have 40+ sessions by a mix of speakers from an international crowd and the Egyptian tech community
DevFest Egypt is inspired by, and uniquely tailored to, the needs of our Egyptian software developers community
#android #flutter #cloud #kotlin #firebase #Design #VoiceAssistant #ML #AI #VR/AR #GCP #JS #Web #SWE #GDG #WTM
valU - EFG HERMES
Senior BA - Acting as product manager
GDE, Data Platform Manager
Kortobaa Integrated Solutions
Facebook Applied Research
Senior Android Engineer
Professional Cloud Architect
Android Developer Advocate
Google Developer Expert
Developer Advocate for Android
Senior Machine Learning Engineer
Software quality control engineer
Senior Frontend Engineer
Senior Front-end Engineer
Virgin Mobile MEA
Senior Android Engineer
Testing Service Line Manager
Director of Engineering on Android
Founder and UX Designer
Vodafone Intelligent Solutions
Machine Learning Engineer
Cisco's Contact Center solutions
Director of AI
Machine Learning Engineer
Web & Mobile Software Engineer
Grassroots Developer Education, Inc.
Founder and VP of Design
Aya Elgebeely has been building software and tech teams since 2009. She loves working with start-ups and scale ups and has track record in technical consultation with specialization in Health Care and FinTech. Aya worked in IBM, 360Imaging, Kashier, Instabug and now the founder of Talents Arena.
Founder of Seba
Solution Architecture & Product management especially for AI apps using different technologies such as Could Computing, ML & NLP
Currently: Data Platform Manager in Vodafone Roaming Service
A tech-lead on LogDevice (https://logdevice.io) one of the key distributed data storage systems at Facebook that handle over 1TB/s of uncompressed ingested data. With a focus on the architecture, service reliability, manageability, and scalability.
A visionary with a huge passion for video games that lead him to found Spyros Entertainment then Cryptyd, Inc. His current rule is leading Cryptyd with the vision of becoming one of the most successful games development startups in the Middle East. He is a computer science graduate, A 3D- character artist and an expert in game engines like Unity 3D and Unreal engine 4. Cryptyd has been selected by Google to participate in the Google play Indie Accelerator Program 2019 at the google Asia HQ in Singapore!. Cryptyd is among 30 companies selected out of 1700 applicants from 37 countries.
Google Developer Expert in Dart & Flutter, An Entrepreneur, Public speaker, Technology advocate, Web & Mobile consultant with more than 17 years of professional software engineering experience
Abdulkader is a well renowned industry expert in Machine Learning (AI), Deep Learning, Neural Networks, Speech Recognition, Handwriting Recognition, Online Advertising and Computer Vision He is a currently Distinguished Scientist at Facebook AI Applied Research Prior to Facebook, Abdulkader was the co-founder & CTO of Voicea.ai. Voicea built voice assistants for the enterprise. Voicea was acquired by Cisco in 2019 Before co-founding Voicea, Abdulkader served as a lead architect for Facebook’s applied AI efforts, which produced wide-reaching platforms like DeepText, a text-understanding engine with near-human accuracy in over 20 languages Prior to that, he worked at Google, building OCR engines, Machine Learning systems, and computer vision systems Prior to Google, Abdulkader led a number of core teams at Microsoft Ad-Center & Bing. He also built the state of the art 'Handwriting Recognition Technology' which currently powers Microsoft's touch devices including 'Surface' and 'Windows phone'
Adam is a Software Engineer, Android enthusiast, and pun aficionado. He fell in love with Android when he picked it up as a hobby in 2013 and he's been staying on top of the latest trends and contributing to open source projects ever since. Adam also strives to be an active member of the developer community - traveling the world to attend and speak at hackathons and conferences to both educate and learn from others in the community.
Fady is a Google Cloud Authorized Trainer who has certified from Google Cloud as a Professional Cloud Architect and as a Professional Cloud Network Engineer.
He is also a Learning Community Ambassador at Google Africa Developer Scholarship for Google Cloud Track (2 years in row).
Fady is a cloud consultant at Cloud 11 and co-founder of IT Club Business
Graduated from Alexandria University in 2008. I now live in California where I work at Google as an Android Developer Advocate. Previously, I was a Course Developer & Instructor at Udacity building Android courses in both Java and Kotlin. I've also worked as a software engineer for IBM and Amazon.
Graduated from Alexandria University, Faculty of Engineering, Computer and communications department. Published paper with title Imitation learning for a custom gameplay, IEMCON, University of British Colombia Author in published paper A Portable Cost-efficient Lie Detector 2018 IEEE 9th Annual Information Technology IEMCON. Local Winner of NASA Space-apps for best software solution. Experienced in Machine Learning and AI, in addition to iOS development.
Hesham is a passionate software engineer originally from Egypt, I used to do programming as a hobby and now I'm happy that people are paying me to do it at their place. I'm a big fan of all new things and adapting to fast change, and very curious on what the future will bring us!
BS information technology 2010, started coding in 2003 worked in multiple roles Senior software engineer, SRE & Tech lead
Graduated from Faculty of Computer Science Ain Shams in 2019. Never wanted to study Computer Science but it turned out to be my favorite field. Participated in competitive programming contests for about 3 years and eventually landed a job at Google after graduating.
Chet has been on the Android team since 2010, mostly working on and leading the UI Toolkit team, but recently as a part of the Developer Relations team. He enjoys hacking code for graphics, UI, performance, and then talking to developers about it at conferences like this.
A graduate from Cairo University, Computer Engineering Department. I've been working with booking.com for the past 4.5 years, mostly focused on productionizing machine learning to make hundreds of thousands predictions per second.
Medhat is a senior frontend engineer with more than 10 years of experience in web, he found his passion for working on anything web related especially the frontend later, he is regularly writing technical posts on his blog (medhatdawoud.net) and on some other websites, authored a video course with Packt titled “Redux Recipes” in early 2019, and he is also creating free tech tutorials (in Arabic) on his YouTube SemicolonAcademy channel.
Friendly internet fairy, working to make the web a better place and keeping it open and magical.
I'm a Front-end Engineer with +5 years of experience, I worked with a lot of Front-end technologies but I fall in love with Vue.js
Technical Architect @VirginMobileMEA. Current challenges are to transform digital services into potential visible products with (MVP) in mind, to build innovative & state of art solutions for smarter tomorrow products and platforms for Enterprise, Consumers, and ease of integration developers APIs, to handle ~M transactions daily, efficiently, and securely I am holding a B.Sc. in Computer Science in 2008 & MBA In 2020. The Past & current Business/Dev. Experiences are firmly in Java, the Web, Mobile & Data for FinTech, Banking & Telecom industries, as I worked previously for ITS, ITWorx & Vodafone. Hands-on several technologies mainly in Mobile Development, DevOps, Cloud, Microservices, Databases, automation & Integrations of large-scale systems. Enjoy speaking at Local/International conferences, to evangelize new Technologies like AstroLabs in UAE. Hopies : Kickboxing.
Into the Android development since Froyo when Fragment was just a myth, former Android engineer at CINEMUR, I am currently working at InnovOrder as Senior Android Engineer where we are bringing restaurants to the next level. Besides that, I am a world traveler and a beer lover always looking for the best IPAs!
Jessica Dene Earley-Cha is a Developer Advocate for Google Assistant. She loves to connect with developers and explore VUI (voice user interface) to add another dimension to how users interact with technology. Jessica is WomenInVoice@ Advocate. You’ll find her either spending time with her dog, collecting strawberry knick knack or biking around town.
I had several roles in the information security domain over the last 10 years. At Google I previously worked as a Cloud security architect and currently I am work as a security engineer in the Digital Forensics team at Google. I spend most of time at work conducting digital forensics investigations and contributing to Google security tools/products.
Romain manages the Android Toolkit team. The team's projects included AndroidX/Jetpack, the UI toolkit, Kotlin support and graphics.
Rob Richardson is a software craftsman building web properties in ASP.NET and Node, React and Vue. He’s a Microsoft MVP, published author, frequent speaker at conferences, user groups, and community events, and a diligent teacher and student of high quality software development. You can find this and other talks at https://robrich.org/presentations and follow him on twitter at @rob_rich.
Data scientist at IBM Data & AI expert labs with 12+ years experience in Solutions development, Business automation, Analytics and Machine learning.
I am a software engineer, I studied Computer and Systems Engineering in Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria university , class 2017. I worked for startups, then I moved to ATLC (Microsoft Advanced Technology Lab) to work as RSDE, and now I am software engineer at Amazon.
Founder of Lollipop, which is a Training and Consulting Studio based in Tunisia.
She is Google developer Group Carthage Lead , Women Techmakers Ambassador, and UX Design instructor for the UXMasterclass by Google.
Passionate about technology, education and certainly innovation in this area, Noha helps and mentor students, companies and startups, across the Mena Region, to rethink their process of designing their products with a creative mindset, structural methods and innovatives techniques. In the goal to develop the new process to adapt in every step. She is also UX design trainer for creative design teams in the Digital Compagnies.
ML Engineer, with passion for open source, mostly running on Coffee.
Moyinoluwa is an Android Engineer who enjoys exploring the latest technologies in Android Development. She loves sharing her knowledge by writing technical articles and speaking at developer events. She also cares a lot about building apps that look good and work well on all devices.
Mohamed is Director of AI for Cisco's Contact Center solutions. Cisco has recently acquired Voicea, where Mohamed was a Co-Founder and Chief Architect; he also worked on ASR, NLP, and Voicea's AI assistant (EVA). At LinkedIn and Microsoft, Mohamed led AI and big data teams that served hundreds of millions of users. Mohamed co-authored a book, Computing with Data (https://computingwithdata.com/), that explores the big data industry; he has also been teaching Machine Learning as a Teaching Assistant at Stanford University.
I'm currently a master's student in data science and working as a machine learning engineer in a UK-based scale-up called iamyiam where I mostly work on NLP projects. I've been the third person ever chosen as an ML GDE in my country.
Software Engineer, passionate about computer science and technology. Earned a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics Science, then got an Engineering degree in Computer Science.
Working at Instadeep company since 2015 as Web & Mobile Software Engineer
Expert Professor at an engineering university since 2019, teaching Mobile Development.
I used to speak a lot in local and international events, co-hosted AskDeveloper podcast with Mohamed Elshereef, and Amr Eldeeb for some time. I am 41 years old and I love to code, play with my four cats and read … a lot.
Engineering Manager at Google, Making beautiful, usable products faster on Flutter.
Computer Science and Engineering student at the German University in Cairo | Software Engineering intern at Google for summer 2020.
Steven is a project manager and technology journalist contributing to Ars Technica Quartz Fast Company and IDG. He is the president of 501 (c) 3 non-profit Grassroots Developer Education Inc. that provides free education in new technology to designers developers and engineers. He is a member of the MLBias.org working group to eliminate bias in AI. He has worked to expand the application of AR and VR into new fields and educate designers engineers and developers in spatial computing since 2014 and led the Reality Virtually Hackathon at the MIT Media Lab since 2016.
Tarek is a designer by nature with 13 years of versatile experience. Tarek has the knowledge of leading “3-in-a-box” – design, technology, and business to define visionary concepts that translate into business growth for start-ups and enterprises through human-centered design. I use Design Thinking and Service Design to shape progressive design cultures. He has helped many businesses provide awesome UX experiences, such as – Smart Dubai, Etisalat Egypt, BBI-Consultancy, Lagorta LLC, Shorouknews, and many others. Tarek has an IBM Enterprise Design Thinking certification ( AI and Practitioner ) and Productmasterclass @ Productschool.
Weiyuan is Staff Software Engineer at Hubble. In his time as a software engineer, he has worked on Frontend, Backend and DevOps aspects of scalable and distributed web applications. He doubles up as a Software Engineer for archipelago.rocks, a classroom tool for teachers to better facilitate teaching for teachers and learning for students, which is supported by NUS and free to use. Outside of work, Weiyuan serves as a community lead for GDG Cloud Singapore, and host events monthly to bi-weekly on cloud technologies and Google Cloud Platform. He is also a Google Developer Expert for Google, in cloud technologies, and often blogs and talks about these areas as well.