Algerian Scientist & Inventor, Dr. Belgacem Haba has 1,500 patents including 500 in USA.
He joined Google Data Center Platform in 2013.
He has a PhD and 2 Master's Degree from Stanford University.
He co-founded SiliconPipe Inc in 2002, which was acquired by Samsung for millions.
He was the Vice President of Tessera/Invensas from 1996 - 2013.
He worked for the NEC Central Research Laboratories in Tokyo, Japan from 1991 - 1996 and also for IBM Watson Research Center in New York.
In 2012, he was listed among the top 100 inventors worldwide, which is an astonishing feat.
Dr. Belgacem Haba was named Arab Scientist of the Year by Techwadi in 2007. He was the recipient of the R&D 100 in 2003 and Frost Sullivan Award in 2013. He was honoured during the opening time of Nasdaq in 2007.
Africa has the human resources needed to be great, but it lacks good leadership as a catalyst for development and growth.