A true challenge and a great overcoming | Ali Abd-alghani | TEDxBaghdad

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Published on September 12, 2017
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A true challenge, and a great overcoming… this story of success originates in Baghdad, after losing his sense of sight.
Ali was born in Baghdad and he acquired his bachelors degree of English literature from Al-imam Al-sadiq university.He speaks more than 3 languages ( Arabic, English and French and a little Spanish and Italian), plus more than 20 programming languages.
A true challenge, and a great overcoming… this story of success originates in Baghdad, after losing his sense of sight. Ali Abd-Alghani, one of this year's speakers at TEDx Baghdad, will tell us his inspiring story of breaking the barriers of disability and surpassing hardships. He was born in Baghdad and he acquired his bachelors degree of English literature from Al-imam Al-sadiq university.He speaks more than 3 languages ( Arabic, English and French and a little Spanish and Italian), plus more than 20 programming languages.
He works as a programmer, a UNIX developer and an active programmer in the Free Foundation (FSE).
He has several certificates from international websites and universities like a Compile Design certificate from Stanford University, a certificate in Introduction to Programming in Python from MIT institute and many others. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx