Journal: Speaking at ITU/UN WSIS Geneva and Astana Economic Forum ASTEX 2013

I am heading out this week: Vancouver, Toronto, Frankfurt, Geneva. In Geneva, I am speaking at the ITU/UN World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS).  The session theme chaired by IFIP IP3 board chair Brenda Aynsley is, “Why We Need an ICT Profession to Grow Our Citizenry, Our GDP and Our International markets (IFIP).” In my talk,…


Chat Marios Damianides Partner Ernst and Young, Global Authority in Security and Risk Management

Marios Damianides is a partner with Ernst & Young in the Risk Advisory Services division in New York. At Ernst & Young Mr. Damianides has worked with numerous Fortune 100 companies designing and implementing security management systems. Mr. Damianides is a member of ISACA (Information Systems Audit and Control Association) and served as its international…


Chat-Theresa Grafenstine Inspector General U.S. House of Representatives

The Honorable Theresa M. Grafenstine is the Inspector General of the U.S. House of Representatives (House). Ms. Grafenstine brings a variety of public service and non-profit experience to the House. Over the past twenty years, she has served in the Inspector General community in both the legislative and executive branches of the Federal Government. She…


Journal: IFIP WCC, Week of Inspiration, ACM, IP3, GIC

I’m on the road until October 2nd. Next week in New York at the ACM Practitioner Board meeting. I chair the ACM PDC (which includes the PCC and PDC-W). It’s the ACM PDC and PDC-W that advises on content for the live Webinars; the next one is on Recommender Systems on September 20th from the…


Dr. Balaji Venkataraman: World Technology Award Recipient, Director Technology & Knowledge Management COL, Director Global Industry Council

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I have an interview with Dr. Balaji Venkataraman: Top Global Educational and ICT Authority and Visionary, Director Technology & Knowledge Management Commonwealth of Learning, World Technology Award Recipient, Director Global Industry Council. Enjoy! Stephen Ibaraki Dr….