Leila is the First Microsoft AI MVP in New Zealand and Australia. She is a Data Platform MVP as well. She has a Ph.D. from the University of Auckland. She is the co-director and data scientist in RADACAD company with many clients around the world. She is the co-organizer of Microsoft Business Intelligence and Power BI Use group in Auckland with more than 1300 members; She is the co-organizer of 3 main conferences in Auckland: SQL Saturday Auckland (from 2015), Difinity (from 2017) and Global AI Bootcamp. She is a data scientist, BI consultant, trainer, and speaker. She is a well-known International speaker to many conferences such as MS Ignite, SQL PASS, Data Platform Summit, SQL Saturday, Power BI world Tour and in Europe, USA, Asia, Australia, and NZ. She has over 10 years’ experience with databases and software systems. Leila is an active Technical Microsoft AI blogger in RADACAD.