Stephen Ibaraki Chairman and Managing General Partner REDDS Capital. Founder ITU AI for Good Global Summit. Globally unique with Chairman, Founder, Board roles in: Business/finance, successful Entrepreneurship, no.1 global computing Science orgs, UN innovation progs, top Industry-orgs/think tanks, no.1 Summits (acronym BE-SUNIS). 100+ global engagements guiding $10+ Trillion in sustainable investments.
CIPS Founding Fellows Profile (Board Director, Vice-President, Chairman & President, Advisor to OEC--2005-Present):
NPA Founding Fellows Profile (Vice-Chair, Publisher, Managing Editor, Director Certification Board, Chair College of Distinguished Fellows, Chair Editorial Board, Board Director--2004-Present):
Stephen Ibaraki, FCIPS, I.S.P., DF/NPA, CNP, 'uniquely' holds more than 50 national and international awards and recognitions. For his outstanding lifetime contributions to information communication technology, a small sampling of Ibaraki's elections include: founding CIPS Fellow (FCIPS); founding NPA Distinguished Fellow (DFNPA); Canadian IT Hall of Fame (CIPS); Global Hall of Fame (as DFNPA); ICT Industry's only recipient of the Computing Canada IT Leadership Lifetime Achievement Award; after a worldwide search, inaugural recipient of the Global Lifetime Career Achievement Award for Professionalism (NPA, Network World, Network Computing, Novell, Interop Conferences, Networld+Interop); inaugural recipient of the IT Hero Award (Federal Government Industry Canada, Information Technology Association); National Gary Hadford Award for Professional Achievement (CIPS); National All-Star Team Award (DataTech); multiple teaching, writing, speaking awards/recognitions; ...
Stephen serves internationally with more than 100 concurrent roles and board positions. His first experiences with technology began in 1965 when he built his first analog computer and then quickly moving to digital technology, and software. He also is a retired educator in technology and business.
Stephen Ibaraki has written articles, papers, and reports on technology distributed worldwide; spoken at regional, national, and international conferences; been interviewed as an IT expert for the press and for Internet broadcasts with live questions and answers taken from users around the globe.
Practitioner Board Association for Computing Machinery past-chair
Founding chair Global Industry Council and vice-chair IP3 International Federation for Information Processing
Founding chairman Technology Advisory Council Financial Services Roundtable (FSR) FinTech Ideas Festival (200 CEOs/Execs, FSR: $92.7 trillion managed assets, $1.2 trillion annual revenue)
Founding chair advisory board and keynote Digital Africa on Industry/Nation 4.0 (2016, 2017)
Invited advisor on Nation 4.0 and board member within IEEE
Founding managing general partner REDDS Capital (Venture Investment Partners) and founding chairman investment committee REDDS VC Fund
Founder technology advisory board, Yintech Investment Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ)
Founding member Beyond Initiative (VW/Audi AI Think Tank)
Founding chair outreach UN ITU "ICT Discovery Journal
Founder and chairman outreach UN ITU AI for Good Global Summit with XPRIZE Foundation, 20 UN Agency partners, 47 media
Speaker, ProphetsofAI Connecting AI Leaders
Top 5 bloggers IDG-IT World (Canada)
Keynote at the International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE Austin USA), keynote UNIDO General Conference Industry 4.0 (Vienna); organizer and host speaker Wuzhen Summit World Internet Conference AI Forum (WIC: 1500 CEOs/leaders); speaker UN GA Second Committee & ECOSOC Joint Session (New York, Future of Everything)
14 Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Global Awards (Satya Nadella, Microsoft CEO, "We recognize and value your exceptional contributions and commitment to technical communities worldwide. By sharing your real world expertise and technical skills, you demonstrate outstanding technical community leadership. Thank you.") 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 http://www.cips.ca/stephen-ibaraki." LinkedIn: http://ca.linkedin.com/in/sibaraki
STEPHEN IBARAKI INTERVIEWS
Stephen Ibaraki articles/interviews/reviews are targeted to IT professionals, and enterprises worldwide and have appeared in many publications.
Stephen Ibaraki Interviews/reviews are also published by
the Industry-Canada chartered non-profit Canadian Information Processing Society (CIPS), the
non-profit Network Professional Association (NPA) and
Pearson Publishing. There are regular interviews with the world's leading experts.
IN THE NEWS:
http://www.ifip.org/images/stories/ifip/public/Newsletter/2015to2016/news_jun_2016.pdf (page 4)
IFIP News (see pages 5 and 6)
Microsoft MVP impacting global governments and industry
UN GA IDG: