Shakir has more than 13 years of experience and currently working as IT Skills Development Manager at Qatar Airways. Before, he was a Research Faculty at Qatar University, Robotics Engineer at Government of Qatar and Project Engineer at Wipro Technologies. He has also worked as a consultant at Qatar Assistive Technology, Hamad Medical Corporation, Texas A&M, EADS-Airbus, Qatar Mobility and Innovation Center. Shakir holds a Ph.D in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia.
Some of the achievements are below:
a. Invited Speaker National Instruments USA for developing prediction algorithm for medical Devices using Big Data.
b. Gold Medal winner for Innovative Product Design & Invention (ITEX).
c. International Society of Automation Award.
d. Wipro Innovation Award.
e. Five Patents.
f. TED Speaker.
g. PAN Arab Microsoft Imagine Cup 2014 winner.
h. Published more than 27 international scientific research papers and journals using ML, AI and Big data.