Asli Bilgin is an award-winning cloud computing executive who has more than two decades of experience working for companies such as Dell, Microsoft, and Amazon. Her firm, Nokta Consulting, specializes in IT transformation and modernization leveraging disruptive technologies such as cloud computing, machine learning, and blockchain. At Amazon, Asli created, launched, and ran the global Software as a Service program. At Microsoft, she led the cloud and web strategy for 80 countries in the Middle East and Africa, based out of Dubai. Asli is a passionate advocate for the impact that technology can make on people’s lives. She was the architect behind the LEGO and Microsoft partnership effort for WomenBuild, a program to promote compute science as an art and science specifically for girls and women.