About JobStack_2021

Through the fair, you will be able to

1- Navigate different employer booths, drop off your CV and apply for vacancies.

2- Attend talks about the latest trends in the software industry.

3- Network with top regional technical gurus.

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10,000+ DEVELOPERS

20+ Speakers

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Agenda

Exhibitors

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Ahmed AbouZaid

Camunda GmbH

Ahmed AbouZaid

Camunda GmbH

A passionate DevOps engineer, Cloud/Kubernetes specialist, Free/Open source geek, and an author.
DevOps transformation, automation, data, and metrics are my preferred areas.

Talk:
DevOps Circle

Moataz Hammous

Staff Software Engineer

at PixelogicMedia

Moataz Hammous

Staff Software Engineer at PixelogicMedia

Staff Software Engineer with 9+ years experience in building apps, designing-deploying scalable & distributed systems, architecting relational and non-relational DBs and building solutions over cloud services.

Talk:
Data consistency across microservices on AWS

Khaled Hashish

Principal Software Engineer

at Pixelogic Media

Khaled Hashish

Principal Software Engineer at Pixelogic Media

Talk:
Data consistency across microservices on AWS

Nour El Deen Abou El Kassem

Android software engineer

at Halan

Nour El Deen Abou El Kassem

Android software engineer at Halan

Nour is an android software engineer with +3 years of experience. At the beginning of his career, he worked as a teacher assistant, had many challenges supporting his students. Throughout his career, he worked in several companies with large-scale projects and different architectures like SWVL, and now he works at Halan. Nour loves to share knowledge, he writes articles on medium check his account https://medium.com/@noureldeen.abouelkassem He is also a volunteer android mentor at Mentors Without Borders https://www.mentorswithoutborders.net. Away from his practical side, Nour is a biker he loves to hit highways at night with his big helmet on listening to Rock music, which keeps his cool nature and his never-give-up attitude. From his experience through his career path and by joining the mentioned large-scale companies he will talk with us about different git flows and How to pick the one that will fit you the most.

Talk:
Get git-flows under your belt

Mohamed fawzi

Certified fitness coach (ISSA) and nutritionist

Mohamed fawzi

Certified fitness coach (ISSA) and nutritionist

-ISSA Certified Fitness Instructor
-Certified nutritionist
-CPR Certified
-Core conditioning certified specialist
-Over 17 years experience
-Online professional fitness instructor

Talk:
Health and Wellness for Techies 💪

Ahmad Aabed

Head SRE

Nana

Ahmad Aabed

Head SRE Nana

I have been working in the DevOps and Systems field for almost 10 years, during which I helped a lot of Egypt’s top startups to adopt the culture and build systems at scale.

Talk:
Chronicles of a DevOps Engineer

Ahmed Shreef

Product Manager

Booking.com

Ahmed Shreef

Product Manager Booking.com

Shreef is a technologist with 12+ years of experience in the tech industry. Shreef started his career as a self-taught software engineer in Alexandria. Later he co-founded his first startup Eventtus before relocating to Amsterdam to join Booking.com. Shreef currently works as a Product Manager. You can always find him on twitter @shreef where he shares his thoughts and findings about product management and new technology trends.

Talk:
Product Management @ Scale

Ahmed El-Deeb

Senior Software Engineering Manager

Delivery Hero

Ahmed El-Deeb

Senior Software Engineering Manager Delivery Hero

This talk will show you how to build a complete infrastructure for Test Automation Technology that automates testing and entire testing workflow. The talk will also touch on the necessary skillset needed by TA Engineers to thrive in building such complex system

Talk:
How to build a complete infrastructure for Test Automation Technology

Mostafa Saad Ibrahim

Computer Vision Researcher

Huawei Canada

Mostafa Saad Ibrahim

Computer Vision Researcher Huawei Canada

Some helights for juniors and seniors interview preparation and notes for a good project in the CV

Talk:
How to prepare for a Computer Vision Interview

Ahmed Farghal

Staff Production Engineer

Facebook

Ahmed Farghal

Staff Production Engineer Facebook

Ahmed is a staff production engineer on distributed storage at Facebook London. As part of the senior production engineering community, he leads architecture and general technical evolution of products, services of significant complexity, often optimising for innovation, cost, reliability, and customer confidence. He received his bachelor’s degree in computers and systems engineering from Mansoura University in Egypt in 2007 but his technical career started in the late nineties in software development and systems engineering. He was the technical co-founder of “Cloud Niners Ltd.” in late 2010, a software startup that specialised in cloud computing and highly scalable applications with most of the engineering force originally from Mansoura. During that time, he published a technology patent in the US patent office (US8406682B2) that was cited by Amazon and Microsoft patents.

Talk:
DevOps Circle

Mohab Mohie

Testing Senior Team Lead / Automation Expert

_VOIS

Mohab Mohie

Testing Senior Team Lead / Automation Expert _VOIS

• Consultant SDET and Testing Senior Team Lead with 10+ years of experience. • ICAgile Authorized Test Automation Instructor with 300+ students.
• Co-Founder of Automatest; one of the largest online communities dedicated to Test Automation in the MEA region.
• Creator of SHAFT, an open source unified test automation engine.
• Holding several certificates in Agile Development, Software Quality Control, and Test Automation.

Talk:
"Why does Test Automation usually fail?"

Osama Mohamed Elsayed

Full Stack Web Developer

Osama Mohamed Elsayed

Full Stack Web Developer

https://www.linkedin.com/in/osamaelzero/

Talk:
Content Creating

Mohamed Abusrea

Frontend Developer

Delivery Hero

Mohamed Abusrea

Frontend Developer Delivery Hero

Maker, Youtuber and a Passionate Developer Who Thrives on Creating Digital Magic 🧙🏻‍♂️.

Talk:
Content Creating

Mohammed Kamal

Software Engineer

Keeptruckin

Mohammed Kamal

Software Engineer Keeptruckin

Mohammed is a Senior Platform Engineer with 10 years of experience, with experience in logistics automation domain

Talk:
What does it take to be a Senior Engineer?

Andy Hao

VP of Engineering

Bevy

Andy Hao

VP of Engineering Bevy

Technology leader with 25+ years of experience, I have led distributed engineering teams through numerous technology and product innovations at both startups and enterprise companies. I am used to making critical company and product decisions that directly impact process, teams, tech stack, roadmaps, revenue, and retention. With my strong passion for creating, building, and mentoring great teams, I am able to create that secret-sauce team dynamics that makes a company culture special and leads to high retention rates.

Talk:
Fireside chat with Andy Hao, VP of Engineering at Bevy

Nihal Fares

Director of Product Management

Bevy

Nihal Fares

Director of Product Management Bevy

Product & technology enthusiast with 8+ years of experience in product management. Nihal has a technical background and started her career as a software engineer. Later she co-founded Eventtus, and led the product team there. During her work at Eventtus, she has worn many hats, but building products has always been her passion. In 2021, Eventtus was acquired by Bevy where Nihal serves as the Director of Product Management. Bevy is a leading provider of community software, powering community events and experiences for companies like Google, Slack, Salesforce, Atlassian, and Twitch.

Talk:
Fireside chat with Andy Hao, VP of Engineering at Bevy

Mohamed Luay

VP Of Engineering - AI

Revosuite.com

Mohamed Luay

VP Of Engineering - AI Revosuite.com

10 years of software hacking experience through Coding, Product Management & Competitive Contests | AI/ML Enthusiast | Co-host of the ‘${Null}++’ (@PodcastNullpp) Podcast.

Talk:
How to select the best tech stack for your career and your projects?

Mona Ibrahim

HR Manager

robusta

Mona Ibrahim

HR Manager robusta

Mona started her journey back to when she was a member of the students union, participating in different student activities and NGOs. She had graduated from the faculty of Economics & Political Science. After graduation, She joined in activities like public debates, internships and different exchange programs. She was the first female to join robusta back in 2013 and has been actively leading the #Human #Resource #Management since then. Fouad was able to grow the company from 7 members to over 90 members. Mona has designed several HR systems at robusta including compensation and benefits, performance management and the recruitment process which is one of the main reasons why robusta’s team is one of the most powerful ones in the ecosystem. Mona is working currently as an HR Manager at robusta

Talk:
How to land your first career in tech

Tamer Azer

Partner, Egypt

Shorooq Partners

Tamer Azer

Partner, Egypt Shorooq Partners

Tamer Azer is the Egypt Partner of Shorooq Partners, a leading early-stage Venture Capital firm in the Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan (MENAP) region. Tamer began his career at the forefront of policy making with one of the world’s most influential business designers. He then went on and co-founded a number of startups and worked closely with several entrepreneurs for many years. He later joined Fahrenheit 212 as a Senior Innovation Consultant. In 2016, he returned to Egypt to join A15, where he led investments and venture development. In 2019, he went on to join Sawari Ventures as Principal. Tamer holds a bachelor’s from the University of Toronto and a Masters from the University of Oxford.

Talk:
Future of Tech Ecosystem in Middle East and Africa

Tarek Fahim

Managing Partner

Endure Capital

Tarek Fahim

Managing Partner Endure Capital

Full-time Learner … Tarek is an entrepreneur and a software engineer by education. He is the managing partner of Endure Capital, a cross-border Venture Capital fund and an early investor in Careem, Wuzzuf, Aspect Biosystems, Boom Supersonic, Mawdoo3, MaxAB and Scotty among many other leading startups in the US, Canada, UK, and MEA.
Tarek is also a fellow of IVLP the US Department of State’s premier professional program for current and emerging international leaders.
Tarek has also founded Alboraq, a Non-Profit Organization in Egypt focusing on Hands On youth development.
Tarek has Engineering, Business, and Management degrees from Ain Shams University, The American University in Cairo and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Talk:
Future of Tech Ecosystem in Middle East and Africa

Ayman Bazaraa

CEO

Sprints

Ayman Bazaraa

CEO Sprints

Ayman is the CEO of Sprints. Sprints is the first end to end solution to bridge the tech. talent gap. Starting from assessing the talent, delivering a customized learning journey, guaranteeing a top-paying job, then supporting our alumni career growth. He also co-founded Avelabs, MEA’s leading software provider for autonomous & connected vehicles with a team size of 300+ operating in 5 countries. Ayman also worked in Orange, IBM, and Valeo in various management positions.

Talk:
How to Land Your First Tech Job?

Marwan Naggar

Senior Software Engineer

Google Inc.

Marwan Naggar

Senior Software Engineer Google Inc.

Cairo University Graduate class 2012, worked as software engineer at facebook and recently transferred to Google Knowledge Engine team

Talk:
Database circle

Shane Shin

Founding Partner

Shorooq Partners

Shane Shin

Founding Partner Shorooq Partners

As a Forbes 30 Under 30, Kauffman Fellows, Co-Founding Partner at Shorooq Partners, Shane co-
leads the firm. Shorooq is a leading Seed Stage VC in the Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan.
Shane has built his career as an investment professional, investment banker and entrepreneur in the
US. He used to work at UBS, TD Securities, Lazard Freres & Co., Alpine Investors and
GlobalFoundries – wholly owned subsidiary by Mubadala Investment Company, $250bn Abu Dhabi
sovereign wealth fund.
Shane concentrated in Finance and Mandarin at The Wharton School at the University of
Pennsylvania, graduating with Summa Cum Laude, Joseph Wharton Scholar and Benjamin Franklin
Scholar Honors.
Shane is born and grew up in South Korea and has studied and worked in the US, Canada and China
prior to settling down in UAE. Having played the piano and clarinet for 15+ years, he has strong
passion for music and community service and performed in many musical concerts.

Talk:
Future of Tech Ecosystem in Middle East and Africa

Mona ElNady

Product Owner

Cegedim Group

Mona ElNady

Product Owner Cegedim Group

I work as a product owner with cegedim, I love to explore new places and try new things all the time

Talk:
Perspectives from a Zigzag Career Path | Brought by Cegedim

Ahmed El-Sharkasy

CEO & Co-Founder

Knowledge Officer

Ahmed El-Sharkasy

CEO & Co-Founder Knowledge Officer

Ahmed El-Sharkasy is a software engineer and product manager with more than 12 years of experience working in world-class startups in the Middle East and Europe. He was the first engineer at Bkam, a leading price comparison website in the MENA and was also the first engineer at Onfido, the leading identify verification service in the UK and Europe. After going through one of the top accelerator programs in Europe (Entrepreneur First), Ahmed is currently the CEO and Co-founder of Knowledge Officer, a London-based EdTech startup with a mission to build the shortest and most efficient path to employment and career progression. He has also been included in the list of top 100 influencers in Edtech by the EdTech Digest.

Talk:
Perspectives from a Zigzag Career Path | Brought by Cegedim

Karim Ebrahem

Senior iOS Software Engineer

Swifty Camp

Karim Ebrahem

Senior iOS Software Engineer Swifty Camp

The concept of Dependency Injection is, at its core, a fundamentally simple notion. It is, however, commonly presented in a manner alongside the more theoretical concepts of Inversion of Control, Dependency Inversion, the SOLID Principles, and so forth. To make it as easy as possible for you to get started using Dependency Injection and begin reaping its benefits, this workshop will remain focused on the practical side of the story.

Talk:
Practical Dependency Injection in Swift

Bassem Dghaidi

Bassem Dghaidi

Senior Solution Architect

Bassem Dghaidi

Bassem Dghaidi Senior Solution Architect

Bassem Dghaidi is a Solution Architect at GitHub, where he helps enterprise customers deliver their engineering vision and strategy, optimize their software development life cycle and adopt industry best practices. Bassem comes from a software engineering background with over 15 years of experience during which he led the architecture and implementation of small and enterprise scale solutions in the car manufacturing, marketing, fintech, and the transportation and logistics industries across the Netherlands, USA, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and Lebanon. Before moving to the Netherlands, he contributed to the design of Lebanon’s leading software engineering boot camp, SE Factory, featured in The Guardian, TechCrunch, and Forbes.

Talk:
GitHub

Mohamed Elsherif

Software Engineer

Okta, Inc

Mohamed Elsherif

Software Engineer Okta, Inc

Software Engineer with 15+ years of experience in the field of software engineering in different industries such as Digital Advertising, Video Streaming, Information Security & others. Active in the Egyptian software community, Cofounder of Egyptian Geeks group, host of the Ask Developer Podcast.

Talk:
Developers Productivity methods & tools

Ahmed Sheikha

Cofounder and CBO

Brimore

Ahmed Sheikha

Cofounder and CBO Brimore

Ahmed is the Co-Founder and Chief Business Officer of Brimore, The biggest African social commerce and distribution platform connecting emerging brand owners with a network of sellers who market and sell their product through social media. Ahmed Currently leads Strategy, Fundraising and Digital Product roadmap in Brimore. Ahmed has helped Brimore grow more 350X in 3 years, working with a network of +60,000 sellers (Mostly women) +250 local manufacturers listed, Brimore uses technology in transforming the traditional supply chain in Egypt to be more consumer centric and emerging brand friendly, through allocating marketing, sales and distribution cost on people who buy and refer the product, this allows for smooth market access for local manufacturers despite poor infrastructure, and gives women a huge social and economic empowerment opportunity without the need to leave the house. Ahmed has vast experience in Supply Chain management working in P&G through several regional and local roles, business development and project management experience working with Save the Children besides being an activist in youth development sector, founding and working several NGOs, and regularly giving specialized training and workshops for youth especially school students. Ahmed has BSc. in Telecommunications and Electronics Engineering from Alexandria University, and a masters degree candidate in Entrepreneurship and Innovation management in the Royal Institute of Technology KTH in Sweden. Interests: Supply chain management, Entrepreneurial Ecosystem development, Technology, Education, Youth Empowerment, basketball and good food

Talk:
The global impact of solving local technical challenges

Mostafa Menessy

Co-founder and CTO

Paymob

Mostafa Menessy

Co-founder and CTO Paymob

Paymob Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Holding a BSc in Computer Science from the American University in Cairo (AUC). His passion in Computer Security, Financial Services and Entrepreneurship led him to meet his fellow co-founders to start Paymob, the leading Digital Payments company known for processing millions of transactions and billions of dollars in transaction volume. Believer in the power of scalable technology to improve the state of the underserved.

Talk:
Key Note | Gearing for scalable product by design

Ahmed Amin

Director of Growth and Product.

Paymob

Ahmed Amin

Director of Growth and Product. Paymob

For Ahmed, access to finance is access to leadership. Since early 2018, Ahmed has been actively investing in technology startups when he founded AUC Angels, the first university-based angel investment network in the Middle East, in partnership with the American University in Cairo School of Business. While serving on the network’s executive investment committee, Ahmed has served as a founding product chief executive in several startups, including MaxAB, one of the leading supply chain optimization startups in MEA. Ahmed’s breadth of experience comes from building, running, and scaling seven digital products in multiple industries throughout his career, and PayMob’s platform is his eighth.

Ahmed has been part of the Egyptian entrepreneurship ecosystem since early 2011. Straight out of college, he founded two technology startups that provided machine learning-driven user recommendations and personalized experience in the food and beverage and home furniture industries. Such an early experience made him appreciate the value of launching MVPs quickly to the market to test, iterate, and scale.

Ahmed holds a BSc in Electrical Engineering and Cognitive Science from The German University in Cairo and an MSc in Anthropology and Philosophy from the American University in Cairo.

Talk:
Gearing for scalable product by design

Omar ElBehaedi

Data Team Lead

Paymob

Omar ElBehaedi

Data Team Lead Paymob

Biography: With a passion for Game Development and AI, I started my career path as a generalist game programmer at Instinct Games, Egypt where I worked on the AI and Gameplay in multiple projects. I later moved to Paymob to start working as a Data Scientist to bring forward the vision of the data-driven business it had in mind. At the moment, I’m the Data Team lead where I lead and develop the internal Data Science and Engineering projects driving our analytics and AI.

I’m also part of the Project Borealis team, a volunteer effort to bring Half Life 3 to the world as a community run project where I work on AI and performance optimizations as well as rendering related tasks. My active research areas tend to be Computer Graphics focused with an interest in High Performance Raytracing, Differentiable and Inverse Rendering

Talk:
Baking sensitive data without tracking Grandma's cookies recipe

Nouran Mahmoud

Senior frontend engineer

Backbase

Nouran Mahmoud

Senior frontend engineer Backbase

A passionate senior frontend engineer @ Backbase, who enjoys reading, drawing, teaching, and biking. Her current profession is the development of robust and scalable frontend web applications with Angular. She is also a volunteering teacher and a mentor at Hackyourfuture.

Talk:
Angular Schematics Revealed Workshop

Radwa Sadek

Principal Test Engineer

Cegedim Group

Radwa Sadek

Principal Test Engineer Cegedim Group

Radwa Sadek is currently working as a Principal Test Engineer at Cegedim. She has 14 years of experience in quality engineering, agile, leadership and project management at multinational companies in healthcare, aviation, banking, stock market and telecom. She holds a Bachelor’s in Computer Science and a Diploma in Software Engineering. Radwa became Certified Agile Project Management, Certified Scrum Product Owner, Certified ISTQB Agile Tester, Certified ASTQB Mobile Tester and Certified ISTQB Foundation Level. Radwa participated in many competitions, during one of which, she represented Egypt in the Idea to Product Global competition in the U.S. and won third place in the Technology Entrepreneurship Society Challenge.

Talk:
How to maximize your efficiency during the sprint

Ahmed Adel

Senior Software Engineer

Zendesk

Ahmed Adel

Senior Software Engineer Zendesk

I am a Software Engineer, mainly Android, with +8 years of experience. Currently, I am a Senior Software Engineer at Zendesk. I worked before in well-known and fine startups in Egypt like Swvl, Eventtus, DigitalYards, and StarWallet Labs. Proudly, I am one of the EGDroid founders. It helps and mentors Android Engineers. Also, I held several talks in different places like Instabug, Tafra, EGDroid, Trella, Freelance Yard, and Techila Con where more than +500 techies attended. Besides, I mentored tens of techies and helped them improve their android level to reach seniority.

Talk:
A hands-on guide to build scalable, maintainable, and testable native Android apps.

Mariam Yusuf El-Shebokshey

UX/CX Strategist & Mentor

Mariam Yusuf El-Shebokshey

UX/CX Strategist & Mentor

🚀 Co-founder and Learning Experience Director at nxt.u (a practice-based design school that focus on people’s behavior and skills beside the knowledge) ✍🏻 UX strategist, speaker and mentor (students from around the world on Coursera and Springboard) ⛳️ Worked as a UX strategist, both as a freelance consultant and as part of large organizations for +10 years 💼 Industries include health, education, pharmaceuticals, banking and finance, corporate communications, CRMs, telecom, marketing, retail, e-commerce, automotive, transportation, social media, games, conservation efforts with governments 🏁 Clients from UK, Ireland, Germany, Canada, UAE (Dubai), Saudi Arabia, and Egypt 🏬 Collaborated with organizations such as Microsoft, Vodafone (VIS), Novartis, GSK, Abbott, Cegedim, Al-Nahdi Pharmacies, and the governments of Saudi Arabia and Egypt 🏋️‍♀️ Attended workshops at the Hasso Plattner Institute in Germany, Google, and IBM 📄Customer Experience in-depth Research certified by Michelle Ronsen 🎓Certified by the University of California in San Diego, and mentored in their courses 🎖Mentioned on the CSS Design Awards website as one of the Best UI/UX Design Inspirations for 2014

Talk:
Usability & Accessibility principles

Hussein Gaber

Head of Design

Tremoloo

Hussein Gaber

Head of Design Tremoloo

I am Hussein Gaber , I am working as Head of Design at Tremoloo, coming from an engineering background, with 8+ years experience in many web and mobile end-to-end products. I am certified from Nielsen Norman Group, User Experience Management Specialty. I collaborated with many teams to define the real problem that the product will solve. Then, I broke design problems down into viable actionable chunks, develop intuitive interactions designs; Collaborate with engineers throughout the design process. I worked with many clients from local companies to international corporates and organizations like: Skolera, Adam.ai, Etrade, by2ollak, SAGIA, PhysedNHealth, Riyad Airport inspectors, SADAD and many others. About Tremoloo, Tremoloo is a digital product design agency that helps software companies to engage their customers with delightful user experience using “Design Thinking” methodology. We help people visualize product ideas, validate them with customers to minimize the uncertainty, maximize savings (Time & Efforts) and prove there is an opportunity to make more money. Please find here the sales deck that shows some clients Tremoloo have worked with : https://www.dropbox.com/s/9swykeh4dmcd8df/Tremoloo%20Company%20Profile.pdf?dl=0

Talk:
How to systemize your decisions into steps that scale.

Hussein Yassien ElSherif

Fullstack developer

Cegedim Egypte

Hussein Yassien ElSherif

Fullstack developer Cegedim Egypte

Talk:
Perspectives from a Zigzag Career Path | Brought by Cegedim

Mohamed Adel Mahmoud

Senior Technical Product Owner

Cegedim

Mohamed Adel Mahmoud

Senior Technical Product Owner Cegedim

https://www.med-adel.com/

Talk:
Dealing with Different Cultures in a multinational Environmen

Mohamed Talaat Harb

Tech Lead of a software development team

Cegedim

Mohamed Talaat Harb

Tech Lead of a software development team Cegedim

Tech Lead for a software development team at Cegedim, working on health care solutions

Talk:
Dealing with Different Cultures in a multinational Environment

Ahmed Mohsen

CTO

Halan

Ahmed Mohsen

CTO Halan

Ahmed Mohsen, is Halan’s Co-Founder and CTO. With extensive computer science and mathematics background and a well established experience in computer security, artificial intelligence and FinTech.

Talk:
Data modeling in highly scalable systems

Waleed Fahmy

CEO & Design Director

webkeyz

Waleed Fahmy

CEO & Design Director webkeyz

His first line of code was back in 1988 and his first website design was in 1996. Waleed Fahmy is a “GDE” Google Design Expert, “ACE” Adobe Certified Expert, and is the founder and Design Director of webkeyz, the first UX agency in the Middle East since 2010. In his 25+ years of experience Waleed has worked on more than 600 projects and various Fortune 500 companies. Now, he consults for Service Design.

Talk:
5 No-BS UX Hacks for Devs

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