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Zaid Alsagoff

Principal Lead (e-Learning & Innovation) at International Medical University (IMU)

Zaid Ali Alsagoff is the Principal Lead (e-Learning & Innovation) and Fellow of the Centre for Medical Education at the International Medical University (IMU). He is most known beyond IMU for his widely read e-learning blog ZaidLearn ( and his creatively designed presentations on SlideShare ( His presentations have been viewed more than 1.6 million times by people from 200+ countries, and he has 16,000+ followers on SlideShare. In 2013, he was ranked the No. 1 e-Learning Mover and Shaker in the World ( He also organized the first 1-day online seminar held by a Malaysian University on the 22 May, 2013 ( 2012, he hosted the first webinar series to the public by a Malaysian University, which had world renowned speakers in online education ( The production cost for this webinar series was zero ringgit. In 2008, he was part of the first evaluation team to audit and evaluate universities in Saudi Arabia for their e-learning implementations.

He is also an AKEPT trainer and a member of the National e-Learning and MOOC Committees (under KPM) in Malaysia.

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