Yahia
Refaiea

Anywhere @yahiarefaiea
[email protected]
yahiarefaiea.com

A creative developer
who’s passionate about
bringing crazy ideas
to life.

Press and recognetions

1st place in Startup Weekend Homs in April 2018 - link
52K views on my personal website on Codepen since October 2018 - link
Best of the day on UpLabs in November 2018 - link
Nominated to CSS Design Awards in November 2018 - link
Honored a CSS Design Awards’ Special Kudos in November 2018 - link
21st place on Codepen Most Hearted Pens of 2018 in January 2019 - link

Talks and workshops

Mentor at Junior Web Developer Program between March 28 ⟶ May 2, 2015 - link
Instructor at Getting Started as a Web Designer between July 11 ⟶ August 25, 2017 - link
Speaker, judge and mentor at Change Makers Hackathon between October 20 ⟶ 21, 2017 - link
Instructor at Two Weeks Web Design - September 2018 between September 16 ⟶ 27, 2018 - link
Speaker and facilitator at UX Circle in November 8, 2019 - link
Mentor at Coffee + UX with Yahia Refaiea between December 16 ⟶ 28, 2019 - link
Instructor at Two Weeks Web Design - December 2019 between December 10 ⟶ 25, 2019 - link
[Screencast] Paper Prototype a Mobile App in 20 min Challenge in May 12, 2020 - link
[Podcast] Finding yourself and following your passion in December 5, 2020 - link
[Podcast] How UX Design Can Help Solve Current Crisis Regarding Syrian Smart Card in December 31, 2020 - link
[Screencast] How to Think of Animations for the Web in May 8, 2021 - link
Judge and mentor at Advanced Web Developer Hackathon between June 18 ⟶ July 2, 2021 - link

Volunteering activities

Volunteer at Wikilogia between November 2, 2013 ⟶ May 2, 2015 - link
Volunteer at Arduino Day Syria in March 28, 2015 - link
Volunteer at World Children’s Day in November 20, 2015 - link
Designer at Women on Wednesday Syria in December 3, 2015 - link
Volunteer at Pencil and Brush Children’s Theater between April 10 ⟶ September 15, 2016 - link
Animator at Startup Weekend Youth of Damascus between July 13 ⟶ 19, 2016 - link
Designer at Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Syria in November 26, 2016 - link
Designer at Hour of Code in December 10, 2016 - link
Web designer and developer at Scratch Day Syria between January 2 ⟶ March 13, 2017 - link
Web developer at Change Makers between September 22 ⟶ November 23, 2017 - link
Web designer and developer at Clerk between April 26 ⟶ August 7, 2018 - link