2017 Forum programme

Stephen Ibaraki
 Stephen Ibaraki

Founding Chair, Global Industry Council & Vice-chair, IP3 Board
International Federation for Information Processing
Canada










Biography

With more than 100 top executive roles, global lifetime achievement and innovation awards and recognitions, a few of executive chairman and serial entrepreneur Stephen Ibaraki's positions include: co-chair Practitioner Board Association for ComputingMachinery; founding chair Global Industry Council and vice-chair board IP3 International Federation for Information Processing; top 5 blogger IDG-IT World (Canada); founding managing partner REDDS Venture Investment Partners; founder technology advisory board, Yintech Investment Holdings Ltd.; founding member Beyond Initiative (Audi AI Think Tank), founding chairman outreach UN ITU "ICT Discovery" Journal; founding chair-moderator/keynote/organizer UN ITU AI events, ITU UNBriefing New York; founder, founding chairman outreach, founding member steering committee seminal UN ITU AI for Good Global Summit with XPRIZE Foundation, 20 UN Agency partners, 47 media; keynote at the International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE Austin USA); founding chairman Technology Advisory Council Financial Services Roundtable FinTech Ideas Festival (FSR: 92.7 trillion managed assets, 1.2 trillion annual revenue); invited advisor to board within IEEE; 14 Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Global Awards and 3 global gold awards; 3 founding Fellow awards. There is much more information as nominated founding fellow, past board chair and president government-chartered Canadian Information Processing Society.