Ibrahim is an international expert and ODI Certified open data trainer. He founded the Dubai Node of the ODI Global Network in 2013. He has since delivered training programs and advised governments in various countries on their open data programs. In 2016, his certified training programs were attended by more than 100 trainees.
Ibrahim is a member of the United Nations e-Government expert group and has contributed to the UN e-Government Survey 2016 and the Open Data Barometer. His most recent activities include co-delivering an Open Data Maturity Assessment workshop for NSW government and speaking at the ODI Summit in London.