President of Pakistani Women in Computing (PWiC), Senior Engineering Manager at Microsoft and Lead at several volunteer organizations such as AnitaB.org and WWCode. She is passionate about Data, AI, and Cloud Computing. She is an active researcher in biomedical engineering with several publications and awards. She is also a frequent speaker at Data & AI conferences.
Pakistani Women in Computing (PWIC)
Pakistani Women in Computing (PWiC)
Huma Hamid is a tech-maker by profession and an activist by heart with a passion for building products, platforms, teams, and communities. She is currently a technical product manager, and the Cofounder and former President at Pakistani Women in Computing (PWiC), an AnitaB.org affiliated global STEM community. Huma is a graduate of NUST-SEECS and Brunel University UK with 15 years of experience working in several R&D and engineering groups focused on building digital platforms to serve industries like infrastructure and construction engineering, network and communication engineering, and digital learning. Her research on the challenges of implementing CRM systems in Pakistan got published at ECIS2009 in Italy and one of the few research studies focused on the digital transformation in Pakistan. Huma is also part of a number of global STEM communities as a mentor, and actively volunteers for causes impacting the digital ecosystem of Pakistan.
Muazma Zahid is a Data Engineer, a first-generation immigrant to the US, and mother of three daughters. Muazma is passionate about Data and AI and Cloud Computing. She is an advocate of diversity and inclusion at the workplace and enjoys helping and empowering others. She is a foodie and loves challenging herself and those around her.
Currently, she works in Microsoft Azure DataCAT (Customer Advisory Team), where she helps customers to deploy the most demanding Data workloads on Azure. She has been a Data Engineer/Architect for over twelve years working on several Big Data, Cloud Computing, and AI Technologies.
She is an active researcher in biomedical engineering with several publications and awards. She is also a frequent speaker at Data and AI conferences and recently member and volunteer of AnitaB.org’s special programs like 28 Days of Technology Careers and Summer Code Camp.