Mr. Andrea Di Maio
Vice president and distinguished analyst : Gartner
Andrea Di Maio is a vice president and distinguished analyst in Gartner Research, where he focuses on the public sector, with particular reference to e-government strategies, Web 2.0, the business value of IT, open-source software, green IT and the impact of technology on the future of government.
Mr. Mike Fauscette
Group Vice President, Software Business Solutions : IDC
Michael Fauscette leads IDC's Software Business Solutions Group which includes research and consulting in enterprise software applications including ERP, SCM, CRM, and PLM Applications, software partner and alliance ecosystems, open source software, software vendor business models, SaaS and "cloud computing" and software pricing and licensing.
Mrs. Ann Steward
Chief Information Officer and General Manager Australian Government Information Management Office (AGIMO) : Department of Finance and Deregulation, Australia
Ann was appointed to the role of Australian Government Chief Information Officer in July, 2005. In this role Ann is also General Manager of the Australian Government Information Management Office (AGIMO), a group within the Department of Finance and Deregulation.
Mr. Hans Blokpoel
CIO IND, Immigration and Naturalisation Service
Hans Blokpoel has more than 25 years experience in the field of organisational change, management and various executive positions. In his current position as executive member of the board of the Dutch Immigration and Naturalization service Hans Blokpoel is responsible for the renewal program "INDiGO".
Mrs. Simone Dobbelaar
Chief Policy Information Officer IND, Immigration and Naturalisation Service
Simone Dobbelaar is Chief Policy Information Officer at the Immigration and Naturalisation Service (IND). In this position she is responsible for the development and implementation of INDiGO: the new information system of the IND.
Mr. Sergei Kambalov Ph.D.
Executive Coordinator of the secretariat of the Global Alliance for ICT and Development United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs
Mr. Sergei Kambalov was appointed Executive Coordinator of the secretariat of the Global Alliance for ICT and Development effective 8 February 2010. He succeeded Mr. Sarbuland Khan who has retired after many years of distinguished service.
Mr. Edgars Zalans
Leading expert of public administration reforms The Institute for Sustainable Society
Edgars Zalans is leading expert of public administration reforms of the Institute for Sustainable Society. Previously more than two years he was Minister of Regional Development and Local Government.