Ahmed (Am) Sagarwala
Ahmed Raza Sagarwala (BTech, MDM) is a tech MacGyver that laces together hardware and software systems to create solutions. He has an in-depth understanding of how digital technologies function and integrate into our everyday lives. As a consultant, Ahmed assists organizations with their digital communications and workflows.
From 2016 to 2018, Ahmed was the Manager of Industry Relations of the Master of Digital Media graduate program. He is currently working at the Future Skills Centre, external link, opens in new window as the Digital Experience Manager.
In 2015, Ahmed was the recipient of the Dennis Mock Graduate Scholarship. a graduate of Graphic Communications Management, and a graduate of Ryerson University's Master of Digital Media program. His graduate studies research focused on energy disaggregation, signal processing algorithms, and home automation. He teaches courses on digital literacy, online branding, design, development, and entrepreneurship. He also conducts seminars and workshops at VBEC (Vaughan Business Enterprise Centre, external link, opens in new window) on digital marketing and entrepreneurship.
Research interests include web technologies, user-experience design, traffic automation, networked systems, embedded processors, empowerment through programming, open-source development, communication protocols, and cryptography.