BCS ISG Honorary Treasurer
Colin Pearson, CITP, MBCS
Expert Witness & Forensic Investigator at PPS Ltd. He has been in the IT industry since 1963 and advised many companies on their choice of new systems. he is independent of any supplier; this has enabled him to give evidence in court on several occasions. Forensic reports have covered fraud, perjury and paedophilia as well as many civil contractual and employment disputes.
His specialities include experience of computers in many industries especially Order Processing, Stock Control, Production Scheduling, Ecommerce and Web Design.
BCS ISG Publicity and Social Networking Officer
Randy Perkins, BSc (Hons) CITP MBCS
SharePoint Architect. Helping organisations get the most out of SharePoint and related technologies.
Jennifer Dean, MBCS
Consultant, Communications Law. Chairman of the BCS Law specialist group. She started with punch cards and mainframes. She is a barrister of the inner Temple, has a science degree and management training. She worked in Eurobonds in the 'Big Bang' and networked systems from Oracle listener, Cisco to credit card authorisation.
Shi Zhou, MBCS, MIET, MIEEE, MACM
Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Network Science at University College London (UCL). He received his PhD in Telecommunications at Queen Mary, University of London (QMUL) in 2004. He is currently affiliated with the Media Futures research group and the Networks and Systems research group of the Department of Computer Science, UCL. He held a prestigious Royal Academy of Engineering/ EPSRC Research Fellowship from 2007 - 2012. His research interests include the structure, function and evolution of large-scale complex networks, in particular the Internet and the World Wide Web.
Neil Pellinacci, CITP, MBCS
IT Consultant and Software Developer with 25 Years Experience. An experienced software design and development consultant, contracting since 1999, specialising in Internet related technologies, who has worked in a variety of environments using both conventional and Agile techniques, particularly: Government electronic business projects, Web authentication, and authorisation techniques, Content management, Consultancy and development for SMEs.
Jane Offer, MBCS
Systems Analyst working for De La Rue. She has both a science and an arts degree. She has 27 years of experience providing internal and external customers with business applications support, supporting third party solutions and developing and supporting in house solutions. This experience has been gained in the insurance and manufacturing sectors.
Joseph Leung, DBA, MBA, MEd, MMgt, PgDipArb, FBCS
With a wealth of experience in the information technology industry for around 30 years, he is now serving as a consultant in a leading online payment service company in Asia and also serves as a lecturer at the PolyU SPEED. He obtained his Doctoral Degree of Business Administration in 2015 with research on “Social Media in e-Government”; besides, he also obtained 3 Master degrees which focus on Master of Management in IT Management; Master of Education in IT; and Master of Business Administration.
In addition to academic qualifications, he also acquired various qualifications in other disciplines which includes DISC Certified Behavioural Consultant; Accredited Mediator, Arbitrator, and a IT Columnist. Furthermore, he has been engaged in different global computer societies for many years which include BCS The Chartered Institute for IT, Singapore Computer Society and Hong Kong Computer Society.
He strongly believes his diversified skills and updated knowledge in IT and related sectors could support the development of BCS and its Specialist Groups.
Joseph Onibokun, PhD, MBCS
Joseph Onibokun, PhD, MBCS, is based just outside of Edinburgh. He is a senior digital project manager with over 6 years experience of working with various sizes of businesses including small, medium and large scale multi-national organisations across Europe and North America. In addition to digital marketing, his areas of interest include user experience, social networking, and human-computer interaction.
Kavita Kapoor (@kavitakapoor)
Kavita is a programmer, software designer and technology strategist. Upon graduating Kavita started working life as a software programmer with Documentum. Along side Kavita completed one of the first UK MSc Internet Technology by Research. She went on to train as a software architect with Fujitsu and was seconded into a range of media clients including the BBC and Sega. In 2001 she joined Channel 4 Television as their first Application Architect and won a number of awards for her work including an BAFTA.
In 2010 Kavita was given the incredible opportunity to join The London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games delivering a range of award winning products in campaigns as diverse as Travel, Volunteering and Mascots. More recently Kavita was Regional Digital Director for Asia living in South Delhi. Now back in London Kavita has just finished her first book and is CEO and Co-Founder of What’sMySize.
Peter Lewinton, MA (Oxf), MBCS
Peter has worked in the digital media space since 1998 and was one the pioneers of VOD and live video production and transmission over the broadband internet. He founded klipcorp IP in 2010 to assist with the protection of intellectual property in the digital age. klipcorp Ip has delivered projects to the Wimbledon Championships, Commonwealth Games 2014 and BT Sport. Peter graduated in Law from Oxford University and has WIPO DL101 and DL-201 qualifications in intellectual property. In 2015 he successfully swam the Hellespont from Europe to Asia in aid of Great Ormond Street.