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In addition to teaching, Dr. Hakim is a board member, advisor and a mentor to several tech startup companies and is an active angel investor, and he frequently writes blog posts on innovation and entrepreneurship. He holds a Ph.D. in Computer-Aided Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University (1993) M.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1990), and a BS in Civil Engineering from Damascus University (1987). To learn more, please see Dr. Hakim’s web site on www.maherhakim.com, or his linkedin.
Dr Maher Hakim
With a BA in Business and Marketing from California State University, School of Business San Bernardino, Al Remithi enjoys a successful diverse portfolio leading the PR and Marketing teams of some of the biggest companies in Qatar. His latest industry event was the successful all-out organization of the 4-day 31st round of the International Association of Science Parks World Conference, Doha 2014.
Previously, he assumed the role of Head of Public Relations at Ooredoo (formerly Qtel), where he managed remarkably to bring the Qtel brand closer to its publics and increase stakeholders’ engagement. Al Remithi also worked as a Senior Gas Marketing Officer at Qatar Petroleum.
Khaled Al Remithi
Hayfa earned a Bachelor of Computer Sciences and Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Qatar University. She is a certified Project Management Professional, Business Analyst, and Incubation Manager.
Al-Said holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical and Telecommunications Engineering from Loyola Marymount University in California, USA. He also holds a Master in Business Administration (MBA) degree from Qatar University and a Master of Science degree in Facilities Management from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, UK. Prior to joining QSTP, he worked at RasGas’ Engineering department where he was responsible for the development of the Distributed Control System (DCS). He has also worked at Qatar Foundation Information Technology where he played a key role in the IT infrastructure development.
Ahmed Al Said
Director, Operations and Development
Dr Danny Ramadan
Technology Investment Advisor & Acting Strategic Research Director
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