Why Pick Ahmed to Speak at Your Event?
Like millions of people, Ahmed is a deaf/hard of hearing person who has been facing the daily challenges of living.
Whether it’s going to primary school whilst learning English, to going through high school with extra tuitions.
From the challenges of going to universities to facing discrimination during the job hunts.
From the lack of support at jobs to battling to creating the right job for himself.
Whatever the story, because Ahmed has lived with the issue of being deaf for his entire life, he can share stories that is unlike many people.
Examples of What Ahmed Can Talk About
With all the experience Ahmed has grown up with, faced and lived with, there are a variety of topics that he can talk about with your audience. Some of those include:
- Make Captions Beautiful & Engage With Your Audience Better
- What Employers Need to Be Aware of With Deaf Employees
- Hard of Hearing and Isolation: The Challenges of Being an “Inbetweener”
- The Emotional Story of Being Unwelcome by the Cinemas
- An Inside Story of What it Feels Like to Be Deaf
- Why Hearing Aids Should Not Be Seen as a Solution?
- Being Shot Down Because of Accessibility Needs is Not Something Anyone Should Expect (Backstory)
Ahmed’s Speaking Experience
In Ahmed’s day job running his business, he is a regular speaker at various business, marketing and tech events.
You will also be able to see the feedback from attendees that have attended Ahmed’s talk.
Ahmed also regularly creates YouTube videos discussing the topic of deafness. You can view all the videos here, but below are just some of the most popular videos:
By day, Ahmed Khalifa is a seasoned digital marketing and WordPress expert who focuses on helping website owners to increase their online visibility, boost audience engagement and encourage conversion.
By every second of his life, Ahmed is deaf (or hard of hearing) and has been since birth. And like any deaf person, they each have their own unique challenges and situations, which Ahmed has shared on his website and YouTube.
Ahmed is also learning British Sign Language to, 1) to “future-proof” himself in case his hearing does go down, 2) to start engaging with the Deaf community, and 3) to bridge the gap between the hearing and d/Deaf worlds.
Speaker Profile Pictures
You are welcome to use any of the following images for your speaker bio page on your site:
Social Media Accounts
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