Brief Bio

Adnan Masood works as a technical lead and senior software engineer in a Monrovia-based financial institution where he develops middle-tier architectures, distributed systems, and Web-applications using Microsoft technologies. He is a Microsoft Certified Trainfer who holds various professional memberships (ACM, ACM-SIGKDD, BCS, and ACS) and several technical certifications, including MCPD (Enterprise Developer), MCSD .NET, and SCJP-II. Adnan is attributed and published in print media and on the Web; he also teaches Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) courses at the University of California at San Diego and regularly presents at local code camps and user groups. He is actively involved in the .NET community as cofounder and president of the of San Gabriel Valley .NET Developers group. Adnan is a recent recipient of an INETA Community Champion Award for his contributions to the developer community in Southern California.

Adnan holds a Masters degree in Computer Science; he is currently a doctoral student working towards PhD in Machine Learning; specifically interestingness measures in outliers. He also holds systems architecture certification from MIT and Data Mining - Unsupervised Techniques certificate from

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Certifications and Memberships

  • Microsoft Certified Trainer
  • Microsoft Certified Professional Developer
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer
  • Sun Certified Java Programmer
  • ACM Member
  • ACM SIGKDD Member