Mariam Walaa

ProtoHack

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.