Syed Ali Asad Rizvi
Pakistan & Brasenose 2012
Current Place of Residence: Multan, Pakistan
University: National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan
Current/Recent Course: Bachelor of Electronics Engineering (2010)
Other information: Syed won the President’s Gold Medal for securing the highest GPA at the National University of Sciences and Technology. He has represented the Pakistan Navy Engineering College in the Google ‘International Design your Campus’ Competition and was short-listed in the National Physics Talent Contest. Syed was elected Chairperson of the IEEE student branch for two consecutive years and organised the inaugural Karachi section student congress. He also represented the IEEE student congress in Singapore. Syed was Chief Editor and creative designer for the annual university magazine and he has taught ‘railway children’ from the slums. Syed enjoys oil painting and photography, and he is a keen swimmer, table tennis and volleyball player. Syed is particularly interested in speech recognition for human-machine interactions and would like find solutions to help the illiteracy problems in Pakistan.