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 60 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.
Founder and Chairman Technology Advisory Council Financial Services Roundtable (FSR: - 100 top CEOs in US financial services, $92.7 Trillion USD managed assets, $1.2 Trillion annual revenue) FinTech Ideas Festival (IFIF)
Founder and Chairman IFIP Global Industry Council (UN/ITU WSIS Prize Champion 2016)
Founder and Chairman Advisory Board Digital Africa
Co-Chair ACM Practitioner Board (2016-...) board member (2011-...), chair practitioner board professional development committee (2011-2016, as past chair member 2016-...), founder and chair practitioner board marketing committee (2016-...)
Chairman of Board WikiOmni
Co-Chair advisory IEEE/CCF China RockStars/Tech Frontiers (300 CEOs/Execs)
IBM WATSON Artificial Intelligence XPRIZE AMBASSADOR
Chairing moderator speaker three AI sessions three flagship conferences: UN ITU World Telecom Standardization Assembly (held every 4 years); UN ITU Telecom World; UN ITU Kaleidoscope
Managing Partner REDDS Venture Investment Partners:
Keynote 38th International Conference on Software Engineering:
CES Appreneur Awards judge:
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: