Transformational Leadership Program - Scholarships and Partnerships

Shkëlqim Gërxhaliu

Master of Science in Information Sciences and Technologies at Rochester Institute of Technology

Mr. Gerxhaliu graduated from the Rochester Institute of Technology with a Master of Science in Information Sciences and Technologies.

He is deeply passionate about using technology for social change and believes that all should have the opportunity to learn the basics of computer programming as IT affects all aspects of society. He added to his knowledge of IT and IS while in the US, using new skills and knowledge in the field of technology to improve public sector IT systems and communication between government offices in Kosovo.

He plans to share this knowledge with multiple audiences in Kosovo, targeting middle- and high-school youth via basic computer programming workshops; opening innovation and research labs for those already active in the IT field; and offering university lectures and trainings for future leaders in IT.