- Founder and chair of the Annual NYU Abu Dhabi International Hackathon for the Social Good in the Arab Word (Held annually from 2011-Present)
- Chair of the Annual New York City Girls Computer Science and Engineering Colloquium (Sponsored by NYU Courant’s WinC, and Princeton’s GWISE and Google; 2008-Present)
- Founder and chair of the Conference on Women in Computing in the Arab world (Held from 2012-Present).
- Founder and chair of the Arab Women in Computing organization (ArabWIC)
- Faculty advisor of NYU Courant Women in Computing (WinC)
- Global Committee for Curriculum Development
- Computer science Undergraduate Curriculum Development
Professional leadership committees
- Member of the leadership committee of the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing (GHC), the worldâ€™s largest conference for women technologists.
- Member of the steering committee of the Association for Computing Machinery Council on Women in Computing (ACM-W).