Ismail AlKamal

Experiences

Education

2010

Advanced Study Fellow

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Advised tech startups in Boston while attending this intensive program at Harvard and MIT.

2008

Master of Electrical and Computer Engineering

American University of Beirut

Like a child in a candy shop. Studied leadership in organizations, computer graphics, signal and image processing, embedded systems and fuzzy logic.

2005

Bachelor of Electronics Engineering

Aleppo University

Developed a special fondness for control systems, embedded systems design and processor architectures. It culminated with the development of an 8 bit microcontroller based data acquisition platform.

Career

Oct 2009 - Current

Director

AlKamal International

Managed $150+ Million of construction contracts and delivered more than 5,000 keys to the hotel market in Saudi Arabia.

Jul 2008 - Current

Founder

Nawatt

At the gas fields of Alberta, highways of Oklahoma, hotels of Saudi Arabia and for the European Space Agency's Mars Mission. We've built IoT platforms and devices worldwide.

Sep 2008 - Dec 2008

Visiting Adjunct Faculty

Arizona State University

Studied digital signal processor architectures as well as hardware implementations of video coding standards.

Skills

  • Hotels Design, Planning and Construction
  • Technology Internet of Things, Startups
  • Project Management Contracts & Negotiation
One’s mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions. Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.