Regional Vice President – Asia: Akshay Yadav
Akshay Yadav is currently pursuing his B.tech in Computer Science and engineering, from ITM Vocational University, Gujarat, India. He has been with SPEED since 2015, and he is currently assigned as the Vice-President of SPEED-ASIA, he also served as the Facilitator for SPEED-India in 2016. He is a programmer with history of productivity and successful project outcomes, and is very keen towards innovative projects and models. He loves to work with the like-minded people and as a result comes with great outcomes. He loves to explore and communicate and is punctual on given task. He loves what he does what he is, also he is a published writer and presenter, and he loves to convey information with clarity and enthusiasm. He is a confident personality with infectious passion for technology and innovation.
Regional Vice President – Europe: Ahmed
Sarmad Ahmed is a doctoral student in the institute of Networked and Embedded Systems (NES) at Alpen-Adria University, Kalgenfurt, Austria. His research interests include RF/Antenna designing and wireless communication systems. Moreover, his current work is on the localization in the massive MIMO system using EM lens. He is keen to develop engineering education platforms and strengthen the engineering students research capabilities. After completing the BS in Telecommunication Engineering from FAST-NUCES University, Pakistan, he received masters degree in Electronics Engineering from Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey.
Regional Vice President – Latin America: Camila Ornella Garcia
Camila Ornella Garcia is an undergraduate student in chemical engineering at Universidad Nacional de Tucumán in Argentina. She worked as relations officer in 2015 and then as relations chair in 2016. She enjoys traveling, meeting people and learning about the culture and the History of the place she visit. As the Vice President of Latin America, she would like to create a SPEED Latin America network in order to unite Latin America in voice and strength to work for the development of engineering education and to fulfill the millennium goals in the region through the promotion of social, environmental and ethical responsibility of engineering with society
Regional Vice President – North America: Allison Lougher
Allison Loughner is an Agricultural Engineering Student from the United States who is currently studying at Purdue University, in West Lafayette, Indiana. She has been working with SPEED since Spring of 2016 and has participated in the 1st Purdue Student Forum, as well as facilitated the 1st African Student Forum for Engineering Education in Bloemfontein, South Africa. As part of the executive team, she hopes to advance the message of SPEED on the campus of Purdue, as well as unite interested students from across North America.