- Information Technology
Areas of Expertise
- Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning
- Renewable Energy
- Electrical Engineering
- Healthcare Machine Learning
- Solar Energy
- Automation Supervision
What will be your most valuable contribution to your TechWomen mentorship?
As an electrical engineer and university teacher in AI, I can bring several valuable contributions to my mentorship, drawing upon experience in academia and education. In terms of technical guidance, I possess in-depth knowledge and skills in various areas of electrical engineering, including circuit design, power systems, electronics and control systems. Also problem-solving skills I was trained to approach problems systematically, analyze complex systems and develop solutions. Lastly, my professional development, can contribute to the professional development of my mentees. I can provide insights on career paths, share information about internships, co-op programs, or job opportunities and offer guidance on building a professional network.
The Top Three Things I Would Like to Learn or Experience During my Mentorship
- Data analysis and approaches from ETL to insights and further usage of machine learning.
- How to build a start-up and gain funding.
- Manage a team and a project.
- Identify workshops or certificate programs to further my learning after the program has ended
- Focus on leadership skills building
- Identify a short-term project I can work on at the partnering company
- Have exposure to specialized industry techniques
- Exposes me to new tools and platforms
Ideal Company Type
The industry should leverage the power of AI algorithms to optimize the performance, efficiency and sustainability of renewable energy systems. By harnessing the vast amount of data generated by these systems, the company employs machine learning algorithms to predict and analyze energy production patterns, weather conditions and consumer demand. This enables to make real-time adjustments and intelligent decisions, maximizing the utilization of renewable resources and minimizing wastage. Through the innovative solutions, it may aim to accelerate the adoption of renewable energy on a global scale, contributing to a cleaner and greener future for generations to come.
What are three adjectives that best describe you in the work place?
What impact will your mentorship have on your career and professional path?
Collaborating with a mentor from a different cultural and professional background, such as a U.S. based mentor, can offer fresh perspectives and insights. This exposure to diverse viewpoints can broaden my horizons, challenge my assumptions and help me develop a more global mindset. It can expand my understanding of industry trends, best practices and emerging technologies, enhancing my professional knowledge and skills. My mentor can also introduce me to her or his network, connecting me with professionals, organizations and resources that can significantly impact my career. Finally, my mentor can provide guidance, support and encouragement throughout my professional journey.
After participating in the TechWomen program, how will you leverage your mentorship experience to make an impact in your home country?
This can be done through various channels such as writing articles, giving presentations, or conducting workshops. By disseminating information and sharing best practices, I can contribute to the professional development of individuals and organizations in Morocco. And also, establishing connections and maintaining relationships with professionals and organizations in the United States can create opportunities for collaboration and partnerships that can benefit my country and my project. And of course, I'll share my knowledge by becoming an educator and trainer. I hope to inspire and empower the next generation, equipping them with the necessary skills and mindset to contribute to their development.
Years of Full-time Work Experience5
Primary Professional Focus
- IT systems and/or data analysis
- Scientist and researcher
- Technical project and program manager
Current/Most Recent Job
- Title and Company: Electrical Engineer, Smart RK Energy
- Direct Reports:
- Type: Full-time
- Location: Agadir, Morocco
- Dates: February 1, 2023 –
Setting the company's strategic direction; making major corporate decisions; managing overall operations.
Leadership; decision-making; management.
- Institution: Ibn Zohr University
- Degree Awarded: Master's
- Major: Electrical Engineering
- Location: Agadir, Morocco
- Completion Date: June 1, 2020