Hassan Albalawi received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Widener University. He is currently I a Ph.D. student in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Duke University after three years pursuing his PhD studies at Carnegie-Mellon University & Duke University. Hassan joined Stars of Science, the Arab world’s leading scientific “edutainment reality” TV program in 2015. Out of thousands of participants, Hassan’s project, WakeCap, made it to the finale. His work was assessed by experts from different fields and ranked as the best project in Stars of Science. Hassan is now in China leading his tech startup, WakeCap Technologies, which was recently funded by HAX, the largest hardware-startup accelerator in the world to finalize the production of the first product to the market.
Hassan Albalawi is a featured speaker at our 2019 Summit.