Walaa Mohamed Atef is Microsoft Egypt’s Windows 8/Windows Azure Technical Evangelist. He is a member of the Developers and Platforms Evangelism team.
Walaa was graduated from Ain Shams University with B.SC. in Engineering in 2000.
He has more than 12 years of rich IT experience. Has pleayed the roles of, Developer, Senior Developer, Team Leader, Project Manager, Business analyst and Technical Consultant. Working for Raya, BASS, Integrated Knowledge Dynamics, TEA Computers, Improvision & Etisalat.
He has been delivering projects for some notable Customers like Vodafone, Etisalat, Ministry of Defense, MCIT, MOF, MSAD etc… in addition to banks like NSGB, AAIB etc.
At Microsoft he has a key mission of engaging the broad community of developers and driving excitement around developer tools and platform technologies to drive adoption/Apps. Responsible for engaging “online/offline”, building and maintaining high-quality relationships with neutral, pro or competitive developer community leaders and influencers. Delivering persuasive and passionate, high impact, high quality, highly technical presentations via various event channels, supporting community–led developer events. Work with key partners to integrate solutions on Microsoft platform technologies.