Mr Sohaib Qamar Sheikh
Chair, Pre-University Education, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Sohaib Sheikh is a London-based Digital Consultant with multidisciplinary, cross sector, global consultancy experience. He has expertise in strategy, design, implementation, and commissioning of large-scale complex information & communications systems on high profile, major international capital investment programmes, particularly in the commercial property and sport sectors across United Kingdom, Middle East, and Russia.
Sohaib is passionate about STEM education and technology management, and has volunteered for international organizations such as the IEEE, Engineers Without Borders and Rotary International to promote both causes. Currently, he is a member of the IEEE Education Activities Board where he Chair's the committee responsible for managing and executing IEEE’s Pre-University programs. These programs range from training teachers to providing funding for community based projects worldwide. He is also the Chair of the IEEE EMEA Education Activities Sub-Committee and is a member of the Board of Directors’ appointed IEEE Humanitarian Activities Committee. He has given plenary talks and delivered workshops at 40+ international events including the UNESCO World Science Forum, IEEE Sections Congress and the World Engineering Education Forum.