Mariam Walaa


Director of Events

Mariam is passionate about working at the edge to use technology to improve education, building strong communities and solving problems creatively. Mariam joined ProtoHack as a Director of Events, where she leads innovation challenges that enable entrepreneurs to bring their ideas to life through design thinking and prototyping. Prior to ProtoHack, she was a Marketing Assistant at NEXT Canada, where she leveraged marketing strategy to source, recruit and advance Canada's top young talent through world-class education, capital, and mentorship within the Next 36, NextAI and Next Founders programs.