Jayantha De Silva
Over 30 years of experience in the IT industry with extensive exposure in national policy-making and strategies for knowledge services, with hands-on experience in large projects globally.
A founder member and former Chairman of the Sri Lanka Association of Software and Service Companies (SLASSCOM) and former Chairman of the Software Exporters Association. Served as a Board Director of the…
Technology evangelist Dr. Sanjiva Weerawarana is Founder of WSO2 and current Chairman of the Lanka Software Foundation, of which he is also the Founder. He is currently affiliated with numerous universities, institutes and chambers including the Sri Lanka National Science Foundation.
Prof. Lalith Gamage
Professor Lalith Gamage was the chief architect in establishing the Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT) in 1999 and is currently holding the position of its Vice Chancellor and CEO. In 2000 he won The Outstanding Young Person of the year (TOYP) award for Academic Leadership. Professor Gamage is an Affiliate Professor of the University of British Columbia, Canada…
Vimukthi is a seasoned government professional who is currently the Director General, Information Technology Management Department. His previous experience counts Director level postings at the National Budget Department, Ministry of Public Administration, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Presidential Secretariat, SLIDA and the Department of Labour…
Wasantha Deshapriya was the Secretary to the Ministry of Telecommunication and Digital Infrastructure during 2015-2018 and was the Director-General of SLIDA prior to that. He was educated at Dharmasoka College, Ambalangoda and at the University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.He has been awarded a Postgraduate Diploma (ICT) from the University of Colombo School of Computing (UCSC) and completed his MSc Degree at Reading University…
Currently the Chief Executive Officer at GSS International (Pvt) Ltd, one of the fastest growing BPO operations in Sri Lanka.
Has a Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering, a Masters in Project Management, and has been in the ICT industry for over 32 years.
Manori Unambuwe is the Country Sales Manager of SAP India in Sri Lanka , Prior to this, a long and illustrious career at IBM saw her become its Head of Software Sales ofIBM, Sri Lanka and Maldives. She is also the former Regional Applications Sales Manager of Oracle Corporation Singapore
Mano Sekaram is a Tech Entrepreneur and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) & Co-Founder of 99X Technology Ltd.
He is also the founder of Startup X Foundry which is Sri Lanka’s first Tech Startup accelerator, aiming at taking Sri Lankan Tech Startups to the global stage by providing the necessary guidance and support.