Chapters Advisory Council Steering Committee

Chapters Advisory Council Steering Committee

2022 Chapters AC Steering Committee

Niran Beharry 
(Trinidad and Tobago Chapter)
Region: Latin America and the Caribbean

Pierre-Jean Darres
(Canada Québec Chapter)
Region: North America
Position: Steering Committee Chair

Agang K. Ditlhogo
(Botswana Chapter)
Region: Africa
Position: Secretary

Zahir Qasrawi
(Palestine Chapter)

Region: Middle East

K Mohan Raidu
(India Hyderabad Chapter) 

Region: Asia-Pacific

Frederic Taes
(Belgium Chapter)
Region: Europe

Non-geographical members

Adebunmi Akinbo
(Nigeria Chapter)
Position: Vice Chair

Jordi Domingo-Pascual
(Spain Catalonia Chapter)

Heba Sayed
(Egypt Chapter)

 

Adebunmi Adeola Akinbo is the CEO of DNS Africa Media and Communications. He is the Founder/Team Lead for Community NetHUBs Africa, Culture Games Africa, and sits on the board of trustees for Africa ICT Foundation (AfICTF). Adebunmi is a member of the Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) Community. He was a pioneer member of the board of trustees, served as… Read more

Niran Beharry

Trinidad and Tobago Chapter

Niran Beharry is a Caribbean technologist, researcher, project manager and engineer. He has 20 years' experience working in a number of sectors within the Caribbean and globally, including ICT, finance, civil engineering, industrial design, logistics and environmental management.  Niran holds multiple degrees and certificates including a B.Eng. in Materials Science and Engineering (Imperial College), a M.Eng. in Civil Engineering (Imperial… Read more

Pierre-Jean is a private advisor in international development, supporting organizations, governments and companies in their growth within and towards foreign markets. He advises on various industries and sectors, including Internet and related technologies and services.  Pierre-Jean has been Treasurer and Secretary of the Internet Society Canada Québec Chapter since 2017. He is also part of the Beyond The Net Large… Read more

Agang holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems from the University of Botswana. She has 10 years' experience in the ICT4Development sector. Agang is passionate about education and is co-founder of The Clicking Generation-ICT Academy for Kids and Teens, a social enterprise that offers computing and technology curriculum to kids and teens across Botswana.  As an ICT Advocate… Read more

Jordi Domingo-Pascual is a Full Professor at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC BarcelonaTECH), where he specializes in computer networks and ethics in research and innovation, and new network architectures. Jordi has been an Internet Society member since 2002, an ISOC-CAT member since 2004, and an ISOC-CAT chapter delegate since 2015. He joined the ISOC-CAT board in 2017 and became… Read more

Zahir Qasrawi has been a board member of the ISOC Palestine Chapter since 2017, and is the ISOC Palestine Chapter's representative of the Chapters Advisory Council (ChAC). Zahir is an information security professional who, over the past 20 years, has worked as a computer networks engineer and information technology manager in different public and private sectors organizations. He has a… Read more

K Mohan Raidu

India Hyderabad Chapter

K Mohan Raidu is the CEO of Informatics India, a software development company in Hyderabad. He has worked in software development for 42 years, from the First Generation Computers period. He is a member of ICC Digital Economy Commission and its executive committee, as well as the Cloud Computing Innovation Council of India, where he handles the e-governance working group.… Read more

An international executive with experience in business development, consultancy management and commercial strategy and digital transformation, Heba is currently Director of Strategic Planning, Assessment and Business Development of Learning Technologies at the American University in Cairo. Heba has an impressive protfolio of previous roles. These include Head of Carrier Services & Global Account Management at Vodafone Egypt in 2013, where… Read more

Frederic Taes is President of the of Internet Society Belgium Chapter. He has led this chapter's rejuvenation and also plays a key role in numerous Internet Society activities and services, including Pulse, AMS, Fundamentals, the Internet Way of Networking and the Early Career Fellowship.  Some of Frederic's recent achievements include countering a project of law against encryption in Europe, and… Read more