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Developer Relations Engineer, Google, Angular Core Team
Google Developer Expert Web
Google Developer Expert in Flutter and Dart
Co-founder & CTO
Thiqah Business Services
User Interface Designer
The University of California, Irvine
Teaching Assistant in Computer Science Department
GDG Coast Lebanon
Sr. Android Development Specialist
College of Computer and Information Sciences
Leader of the android team
King Saud University
Murat Yener is a Developer Advocate for Android at Google. Murat has been an Android Developer back to Froyo, worked on wearable and other form factor Android devices. He is a code geek, open source committer, Java Champion and the author of Expert Android Studio and Professional Java EE Design Patterns books.
Bob is the founder of SeMI Technologies, which is the business created around the open-source vector search engine Weaviate. Besides SeMI and Weaviate. Bob is a frequent speaker on the topics of open source, digital technology, software business, and creativity. He has spoken at around 50 events as a GDE in Europe, the US, and Russia.
Mohammed Al Ashmawi is a tech entrepreneur, currently the co-founder and CTO of Classera which was officially launched in 2012 by and is currently headquartered in Silicon Valley and stands as an EdTech market leader in the MENA region serving more than 10 Million users in more than 30 countries worldwide.
Alashmawi is a Software Engineer graduated from King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM). In 2017 Alashmawi was selected as one of the top high-impact entrepreneurs worldwide by Endeavor global organization in NewYork.
Alashmawi started learning programming at the age of 9 and found his passion in graphic design and 3D animations at the age of 15. Alashmawi got his first part-time job in 2003 when he was 18, and started his entrepreneurial journey in 2004, when he partnered with Mohammad Almadani and three other people to start their first business in graphic design and multimedia productions.
Alashmawi is a morning person, cyclist and an active speaker at technology & education conferences and summits, as well as a judge in hackathons and technology competitions.
Layale is a software developer with over 5 years of experience in Android. She’s passionate about learning and exploring emerging technologies. In addition to coding, she loves organizing workshops and working directly with clients, helping to close the gap between the technical and practical in the mobile industry. Apart from coding and public speaking, she enjoys gardening and traveling. She can be found at https://yalematta.dev
Ruqiya Bin Safi is a Software Engineer that is interested in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Deep Learning as well as Data Science. Ruqiya started learning Machine Learning many years ago. She seeks to spread knowledge about Machine Learning and new technologies. Ruqiya loves to learn and teach people what she has learned to share her knowledge. She also is a hard worker. She likes adventures. So, she takes risks with complicated projects because she finds fun in technical adventures. She loves to help people. Passionate, ambitious, self motivation, self learning and hard worker. She said that her best moments when she finish a new project or help others learn. After her graduation, she joined Google Communities. She started work as a trainer in GCDC Saudi. She picked on Machine learning as her training path. Ruqyia has provided many workshops and sessions to many local communities in Saudi Arabia. One of them GDG Jeddah. Currently, she focuses on organizing Women Techmakers events and encouraging participation of women. She tries to engage more women in the Women Techmakers Program, which creates opportunities for women through events, consulting, training and workshops. In addition, she still presents many talks, workshops and bootcamps about Machine Learning, in parallel with organizing events.
Android Developer @ ZainKSA | Google Android Developer Expert | Women in Technology Ambassador @ Women TechMakers Saudi.
◼️ Ahmed Nabil is the founder and the leader of Egyptian Kotlin community, the first and the biggest Kotlin communities in Egypt and one of the first Kotlin communities worldwide.
◼️ Ahmed worked for many companies like HungerStation, Codly, and is currently working as the leader of the Android team in Generation C.
◼️ He participated in holding the first "Kotlin Nights" event in the middle east in july 2017 and was the founder of the initiative "اتعلم برمجة" in 2016 that helped more than 500 participants in the Middle East, Europe and Canada.. etc. to start their programming journey or enhance their programming skills.
Ministry of Energy
Strong Independent Dreamer
Most recently, he worked at NVIDIA with their AI Infrastructure team to build a platform for developing autonomous vehicles, which was successfully launched to a major US car manufacturer. Prior to that, he worked at Amazon with their last-mile technology team. His experience also includes working at different AI startups in Silicon Valley. He currently serves as an advisor at the Saudi Ministry of Energy. He received his MBA and Master's in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.