Hadi Aladdin (Co-founder & CEO, CoursePeer Inc. and ArabCode.org) is a Dubai-born anadian entrepreneur, published author, speaker and start-up mentor. Over the past 10 years, Hadi has founded various ventures in North America and the Middle East including CoursePeer Inc., Kula Technologies Inc,, Lifestyle Wellness International and Organic 2.0, spanning the fields of education, food ordering, wellness & fitness, cleantech and agriculture.
Hadi learned coding at the age of 11, and has been an entrepreneur since high school, when he co-founded his first venture in the video games industry with a six-figure angel investment in Dubai. He is a co-founder and sits on the boards of North American incubators, mentored dozens of successful startups and has been invited as a speaker on topics such as Education Technology and Big Data at various international and regional conferences including the MIT Enterprise Forum, IEEE Conference and the Annual Conference of the Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario (Canada). Hadi holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Computer Engineering from the University of Toronto.