Omar Alriyami

  • Ra'S Al Khaymah United Arab Emirates
Omar Alriyami


Aug 2007 - Jun 2011

Bachelor of Science

American University of Sharjah
  • Dean's list student
  • Assisted instructors in grading assignments and projects for freshmen and sophomore students
  • Gave help sessions for students in programming
  • Helped in organizing local programming contests

Work History

Work History


Computing and programmingMathematics and physicsComputer and electronicsNew technologies


Computer Engineering graduate with track record of achievements in the field of programming and software engineering. Currently looking to work for a growth-oriented organization to utilize and improve my computer knowledge and programming skills.


Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for Distinguished Academic Performance

March 2007, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

RAK Award for Creativity & Excellence

22nd December 2004, Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

Future Day

Ministry Of Education, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Awarded the prize in the years: 2004, 2005, 2006

Distinguishers Forever

Ministry Of Education, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Awarded the prize in the years: 2005, 2006, 2007

Special Projects

University Senior Design Project - Customizable Safety Monitoring Hat

American University of Sharjah

The aim of the project is to improve on regular safety helmets using a microcontroller and some measurement sensors which provide the status of the environment and the worker to a server.

Real-time Parallel Video Encoding

American University of Sharjah

The aim of the project is to parallelize the process of video encoding using CUDA technology in real-time.

Satellite Passes Prediction

Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST)

The aim of the project is to predict and provide information about the future passes of a satellite above the base station using information provided using the satellite TLE and the base station coordinates. The information includes the time, duration and elevation of the pass.

Participated Contests


1st Gulf Programming Contest                                                            (1st Place)

30th - 31st March 2011, University of Sharjah, Sharjah

13th ICPC Arab Regional Contest                                                        (5th Place)

25th to 27th November 2010, Beirut, Lebanon

10th National Programming Contest                                                    (1st Place)

31st March - 1st April 2010, University of Sharjah, Sharjah

12th ICPC Arab and North Africa Regional Contest                              (5th Place)

22nd to 24th November 2009, Alexandria, Egypt

8th National Programming Contest                                                      (1st Place)

2nd – 3rd April 2008, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain

19th International Olympiad in Informatics                                          (participation)

15th to 22nd August 2007, Zagreb, Croatia

7th National Programming Contest                                                      (1st Place)

28th – 29th March 2007, Etisalat University College, Sharjah

18th International Olympiad in Informatics                                          (participation)

13th to 20th August 2006, Mérida, Yucatan, Mexico

17th International Olympiad in Informatics                                          (participation)

18th to 25th August 2005, Nowy Sacz, Poland

2nd Arabic Olympiad in Informatics                                                    (Silver Medal)

15th to 20th July 2005, Damascus, Syria


National Mathematics Contest, Secondary School Section 2005/2006              (2nd Place)

National Mathematics Contest, Secondary School Section 2004/2005              (2nd Place)

National Mathematics Contest, Primary School Section 2003/2004                  (1st Place)


National Physics Contest, High School Section 2005/2006                                (1st Place)