Informatics & Communication Engineering

Iyad Uakoub TEDx Arab International University Speaker.

Iyad is a Career Educator/Manager of Branding & Digital Communities at BEAM, Stanford Career Education. Before joining Stanford, he led the operations and communications team at Purdue University’s Center for Career Opportunities. He provided external consultancy services for non-profit businesses, prepared/co-hosted 20 live TV career coaching episodes and launched and led Business Clinics Program.

Fulbright Scholarship Grantee - US Department of State 2010
Int. Visitor Leadership Program- U.S. Dept. of State 2007
Top 10 Under 40 - Greater Lafayette Commerce 2015
He worked for Society of Human Resource Management
He is currently pursuing his Ph.D studies in Organizations and Leadership, University of San Francisco. His Ph.D main focus is on organizational education, cooperation, higher education institutions during conflict and post-conflict reconstruction times.

He is a holder of Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.), Computer Systems and Networks and a Master's degree in Business, HR, OD, Purdue University- Krannert School of Management.

A Professional in Human Resources (PHR), a translator, blogger, and SHRM-CP
Iyad talks about the five most important academic and career-related life experiences and provides us with some tips on how to be on the right path.

His talk is titled "What Would you Like to be When Growing up?