Ali Al Suwaidi

DEWA, Sr. Manager - Innovation Discovery & Partnership

About speaker

Ali Rashed Bin Ghaith AlSuwaidi, Senior Manager – Innovation Discovery & Partnership and Acting Senior Manager – Idea 2 Reality, has joined DEWA in 2019. His current roles focus on disrupting the current technologies, promoting digital transformation and promoting the innovation culture within DEWA through different channels and tools. Ali was also worked as a graduate teaching assistant at the University of Manchester from 2014 until the end of 2018. In addition, he worked with the Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (currently Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre), from 2008 to 2014, as the Head of the Applications Development and Analysis Centre. He participated in DubaiSat-1 and DubaiSat-2 Launches and was also involved in several research activities. Ali holds a Ph.D. (2018) and M.Sc. (2011) degrees in electrical and electronic engineering (2018) from The University of Manchester, UK while he received his B.Eng. degree in communication engineering in 2007 from the Khalifa University, the UAE.