23rd February, 2020 | 1HR 31MIN

The Journey Of Finding Your Passion With Khaled | Episode 5

In this episode, I interview Khalid Shivji. An award-winning lawyer and engineer sharing his story of finding his passion in life!

In this podcast we dive into the following topics:
Climate Change
Artificial Intelligence
Understanding Pro Bono
The importance of breaking out of your comfort zone

Khaled's biography:
With over two decades of experience in the technology sector, Khaled serves as the CELA CPS CEMA Multi-Country Lead at Microsoft. Khaled's dedication lies in solving crucial legal, regulatory, policy, and commercial challenges for Microsoft's customers.

He collaborates closely with the commercial legal team & in-country leaders providing support for a wide array of transactions, agreements, and public policy areas such as AI, data protection, hyperscale cloud and sustainability.

Episode Notes

  • 00:00
    • Intro
  • 02:55
    • Khaled’s background
  • 7:18
    • Khaled’s Grandfather
  • 8:46
    • Khaled’s Career Path
  • 10:54
    • Studying Internet engineering
  • 12:41
    • Health Challenges
  • 13:42
    • Hearing loss
  • 16:00
    • Positive Attitude
  • 20:14
    • Outside the comfort zone
  • 23:44
    • Failure
  • 25:09
    • Digital Transformation
  • 27:24
    • Becoming a lawyer
  • 29:17
    • After becoming a lawyer
  • 32:31
    • What is the internet
  • 36:49
    • Google
  • 37:59
    • Artificial Intelligence
  • 41:04
    • Climate Change
  • 42:35
    • Google glasses
  • 44:52
    • Stephan Hawking
  • 47:16
    • The human race has a good future
  • 48:50
    • The UAEs success story
  • 50:03
    • Work ethics in the UAE
  • 51:36
    • Why Khaled left Dubai
  • 53:00
    • Why Khaled is a lawyer
  • 54:15
    • Khaled is a normal person
  • 56:24
    • Pro Bono
  • 57:42
    • Law Firms
  • 58:32
    • Pro Bono hours

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