Elmir Tofig oglu Velizadeh
Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Following scientific research on the theme of artificial intelligence and expert systems, including publishing scientific articles, he was appointed head of the Centre of Information Resources and Technologies in the Executive Office of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan. In this role, he is focused the introduction of information technologies, the creation of information systems and maintenance, and all related issues. He was responsible for the first project in the country to translate software into Azerbaijani. He has participated and spoken at many conferences both in Azerbaijan and abroad; and is a recipient of the Tereggi (Progress) presidential medal.