Digital Champion who spearheads smart city initiatives and innovation.
Nasir has over 25 years of experience in the ICT in both private and public sector. In his current role as the Chief Information Officer at the City of Markham, Canada, he provides leadership and strategic direction as well as day-to-day operation in all aspects of information and communication technology for the organization. He is the Digital Champion who spearheads smart city initiatives and innovation, and implementation of digital strategy including numerous successful transformational technology projects across the organization. Playing a CISO role, he is also responsible for cyber security program at the City. Nasir has a Bachelor of Science degree from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia, a Masters of Science degree with Honours from IIT Roorkee, India, and a Doctorate degree with Magna Cum Laude from Fee University of Berlin, Germany.
8 OctoberVertical Stage 2, Za'abeel Hall 6Gary Brantley (City of Atlanta )Eduard Lysenko ( Government of Moscow)H.E. Wesam Lootah (Smart Dubai Government)Nasir Kenea (City of Markham)Aik van Eemeren (City of Amsterdam)SMART CITI ZENS (Smart Cities)