After high school, everyone tend to choose the usual path of life – which is to further studies in university. What about taking other choice? Ever think of taking the unusual path? Ramesh Zaidi has worked in more than five organizations prior to UTM, where he held various positions from academic and non-academic either in Private and Government based organizations. He has also been involved in business venture as entrepreneur since 1993 till present. He has B.Sc. (Physics). Computer. Ed and M.Sc. (IT) from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), MALAYSIA and received D. Eng. in Information Science & Control Engineering from Nagaoka University of Technology, JAPAN in 2007.
Ramesh Zaidi is an Associate Professor in Information Systems, in the Azman Hashim International Business School (AHIBS), where he was formally a senior academia from the Faculty of Computing for more than 15 years. Currently, he is the Director of the UTM Centre for Student Innovation & Technology Entrepreneurship (UTM XCITE). Since 2015, he has achieved entrepreneurship & innovation funding of more than RM1.2 Million. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx