Ali M. Ismail

Ali M. Ismail

Work History

Work History
Sep 2014 - Present

CSO Liaison Officer

Internews Network
2014 - Present

Cofounder

Solo Creative Studio
Aug 2014 - Sep 2014

Developer

Earthlink
Feb 2014 - Apr 2014

Translator/Trainee Journalist

AFP
  • Got hands-on training on how to write well-written English stories that are informative and authentic.
  • Gathering and verifying information, monitoring the Iraqi media for news that requires AFP attention.
  • Assisting bureau staff in their reporting, writing and other essential journalism skills.
  • Translating early stage stories to English.
Jul 2013 - Mar 2014

Lead Organizer

Startup Weekend Basrah

StartupWeekend is 54 hour event that gather youth and guide them to start their own startups and businesses.

  • Monitored the team who organize the local event of Basra.
  • Guided them to ensure the quality of the event.
  • Helped in many tasks inlcuding: Marketing, Outreach, Sponsoring, Budgeting and following up

For more information please visit the event site and the Facebook page: basra.startupweekend.org, fb.com/swbasra

Education

Education
2009 - 2013

BS

College of Engineering, Al-Mustansiriya University

Skills

Skills

Social Media

Start-ups

Blogging

Bootstrap

Microsoft Excel

Youth Outreach

Social Media Outreach

News Writing

Report Writing

Angularjs

RESTful WebServices

Journalism

Express.js

PowerPoint

OpenGL

Social Entrepreneurship

MongoDB

jQuery

Microsoft Word

Event Management

Linux

English

MySQL

C++

User Experience

Microsoft Office

Node.js

Web Development

CSS

Entrepreneurship

JavaScript

Photoshop

Web Design

HTML