Hello World. I'm

Ebtesam Al Haque

Software Developer, Hackathon Enthusiast
Incoming CS PhD Student at George Mason University

  • 30+ awards, 7 countries
  • 60+ academic/passion projects
  • 99+ hackathons attended

About Me

Hello, I’m an incoming CS PhD student at George Mason University. I like spending my time working on passion projects, participating in hackathons and exploring the cutting edge of technology. I'm a strong advocate of using technology for social good. My favorite frameworks and libraries include:

  • React Native
  • TensorFlow
  • NumPy
  • Keras
  • Django

My first programming language was

  • C

My favorite project is

  • SafeWalk



Novel Framework for Blockchain Based Driving License Management and Driver’s Reputation System for Bangladesh

Published, IEEE Conference (ICREST)


🏆Google Cloud COVID19 Hackathon Fund

Google, MLH, UT Austin

🏆AgriTechathon Winner, Second Place Overall

TH.0, University of Cambridge

🏆KnightHacks 2020 Winner, Best Hardware Hack

KnightHacks, University of Central Florida, MLH

🏆IvyHacks 2020 Winner, Best Use of Google Cloud Platform

IvyHacks, MLH, Google, Ivy League

🏆Chainlink Hackathon 2020 Runner Up


🏆ShellHacks 2020 First Place Overall
🏆Wolfram Award

MLH, ShellHacks, , Upsilon Pi Epsilon, FIU, Wolfram

🏆RamHacks 2020 Winner, Second Place Overall

MLH, Virginia Commonwealth University

🏆HackKosice 2020 Winner, Second Place Overall

MLH, HackKosice

🏆HCL BetterHealth Hackathon, Grand Finalist (Top 8)

HCL, John Hopkins University, Microsoft

🏆Auth0 Hackathon 2020, Grand Prize Winner


🏆GarudaHacks 2020, First Place Overall
🏆Wolfram Award

MLH, GarudaHacks, BliBli, Wahyoo

🏆Hack’20 Dubhacks 2020 Winner, Best Use of Azure for Social Good

MLH, Dubhacks, University of Washington, Microsoft

🏆MHacks 2020 Winner, The Wolfram Award

MLH, MHacks, University of Michigan, Wolfram

🏆Major League Hacking HackitShipit 2020 Winner, Best Domain

MLH, Domain.com

🏆Major League Hacking Hackation 2020 Winner, Third Place Overall


🏆UmmaHacks 2020 Winner, Best Humanitarian Project Award

UmmaHacks, Kadama

🏆ITIC 2020 Cybersecurity Hackathon Winner, Third Place Overall

ITIC, Charles Sturt University, IBM Jun 2020

🏆Major League Hacking HackTheChain 2020 Winner, Third Place Overall
🏆Hedera Hashgraph Honorable Mention


🏆SlingHealth Bootcamp Finalist (Top 7)

SlingHealth, AMA

🏆OpenHacks 2020 Winner, First Place Overall

MLH, The OpenCode Foundation

🏆Raccoons Hackathon 2020 Winner, Best Space Hack

RIGA Business School Latvia

🏆Flagship Business Strategy Competition Corporiddlerz 2018 Quarter Finalist

Bangladesh University of Professionals, SKS

🏆OIC Undergraduate Scholarship

Organization of Islamic Cooperation, Islamic University of Technology

Technical Skills

C/C++, Python, Javascript, Java, Go, Assembly Language, R, MiniZinc, PHP, HTML, CSS, TCL, PERL, SQL
Django, Flask, TensorFlow, Keras
Developer Tools
Git,Microsoft Azure, VS Code, PyCharm, IntelliJ, Eclipse, Android Studio
Pandas, NumPy, Matplotlib, Scikitlearn, Reactjs, React Native, Vuejs
Firebase, Oracle, MySQL, mongoDB
Design Tools
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop
LaTeX, Cisco Packet Tracer, Microsoft Excel


BSc Computer Science and EngineeringIUT


Cambridge A-Levels, Cambridge IGCSE BIS


Online Courses Coursera

  • IT Fundamentals for Cybersecurity (Specialization)
  • Cybersecurity Roles, Processes & Operating System Security
  • Introduction to Cybersecurity Tools & Cyber Attacks
  • Palo Alto Networks Academy Cybersecurity Foundation
  • Blockchain: Foundations and Use Cases
  • Introduction to Blockchain Technologies
  • Introduction to Cyber Attacks
  • Network Security & Database Vulnerabilities
  • Understanding Financial Markets
  • Machine Learning
  • Deep Learning Specialization
  • Natural Language Processing (Specialization)
  • Supply Chain Management Specialization
  • DeepLearning.AI TensorFlow Developer Professional Certificate (In progress)

Professional Experience

Director, Technical and International Operations Capsaicinaz LM Foundation

Nov 2020- Present

IT Trainee Organization of Islamic Cooperation

Nov 2019- Jan 2021

Software Developer Intern HMR Systems

Nov 2019-Jan 2021

Content Writer - Youth Desk The Financial Express

April 2019-Present

IT Intern Consulate General of Bangladesh

Nov 2019-Jan 2020

Featured On

Hack To The Future – Winners Announced!

3 themes, 67 days, 3M+ API calls, 100+ countries and 4,600+ registrants...Hack To The Future was undoubtedly one of the world’s most impactful hackathons ever! After two rounds of fierce judging and deliberation, Finastra is delighted to announce the winning submissions.

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Announcing the winners of “Hack the Rainbow” – more than $75,000 USD in Prizes!

Over the course of the past month, more than 400 participants and 80 projects from 18 countries around the world were submitted! The NEAR community came out in full force to show the flexibility and speed of the protocol. From DeFi to NFT, DAOs to bots, and even SciFi stories and some dank memes – we’re blown away by the creativity and diversity of submissions.

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Virtual hackathon breaks record with nearly 1,300 attendees

The Farsense team won first place for developing a disaster mitigation device that collects weather data, including outdoor temperatures, humidity, wind speed and biometric pressure. The data is then used to populate a dashboard that helps experts predict damage and come up with targeted mitigation plans in response to a natural disaster.

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Online global hackathon aims to tackle local issues

Tip Panda won the small business sector with its enhanced tipping system for restaurants.

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