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Distinguished Visitors Program - Speakers Corner
Region 8 (Europe/Middle East/Africa)
& Region 9 (Latin America)
Our featured DVP speaker this month is Carlos E. Jiménez (@estratic). Carlos is a Computer Engineer with a MSc. on Information and Knowledge Society, and Postgraduate degree on Information Systems Management. His main interests are focused on Open & Smart Gov, e-Justice and Interoperability. Carlos has experience in innovative and strategic projects within the Public Administration field where he has been working since 1991, but also as a professional consultant. Latest eight years he has been working on the design and implementation of the e-Justice system of Catalonia, a project that has been prizewinner for several times in Spain. He has participated in strategic projects at national and international level, as the International Collaborative Mechanism on Public Software (IDB, Red GEALC, all Latin-American countries), the e-Government Interoperability Guide (Brazil), or the e-Government Ibero-American Interoperability Framework (CLAD), ratified by 21 countries. He also has participated in researches at national and international level. Appointed by IEEE Smart Cities Committee as speaker for the 2014 ITU/UNESCO Forum on Smart Sustainable Cities, Carlos is founder and chair of the IEEE e-Government initiative