Keynote Speaker

Keynote Speaker 1 : Assessing Cloud Computing Risks

Dr.Dzaharudin Mansor

Dr. Dzahar received an Honors Degree in Computer Systems Engineering from Monash University, Australia in 1985, and completed his PhD in Computer Science at La Trobe University, Australia in 1988. Dr Dzahar joined Microsoft in 2005 and has more than 27 years of professional experience in ICT and telecommunications.

In 2010, he had the honor of leading the Business Services Economic Transformation Program (ETP) Labs. He also presently holds, and has held several associate positions at Universities, PIKOM, MIGHT and others.
Dr. Dzahar is passionate about technology and aspires to contribute towards the nation’s Knowledge Economy initiative.


Keynote Speaker 2 :

Associate Professor Dr. Rusli Abdullah

Rusli Abdullah is an Associate Professor in Information System Department, Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology, of Universiti Putra Malaysia. He holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science from Universiti Putra Malaysia (1988), M.Sc. in Computer Science from Universiti Putra Malaysia (1996), and PhD in Knowledge Management at Faculty of Computer Science and Information System, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (2005).

He has more than 12 years of teaching experience and about 8 years of system development experience as a system analyst at higher learning institutions. He currently teaches System Analysis and Design, and Software Quality at both undergraduate and graduate levels. His research interests include knowledge management and software engineering, computer supported collaborative work, and workflow management.

He has also published and written books, articles, and technical papers in numerous journals and conference proceedings concerning his research interests. Some of his published books are Knowledge Management System in Collaborative Environment, Knowledge Management Research in Computer Science Perspective, and those in Malay version include Introduction to Workgroup Computing, Introduction to Analysis and Design Systems, and Information Technology and Its Applications.


Keynote Speaker 3 :
Agile Adoption in Cloud Computing

John Sullivan

John Sullivan is the Business Division Product Delivery Manager at MYOB, Australian and New Zealands leading account software company, and is based in Melbourne and KL. Previously he was responsible for the Agile transformation of large corporate companies like Sensis (Australian Yellow/WhitePages), Qantas/Jetstar Airlines. He has 12+ years in transforming companies, teams and people to deliver software and products faster, using Agile methods.