Mr. Yannis Sirros

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Mr. Yannis Sirros

  1. 1. Yannis Sirros, Director General SEPECandidate as a Vice Chairman for EU and EEAWITSA Meetings / WCIT 2012October 20-24, Montreal, Canada www.witsa.org
  2. 2. Main Objectives for the 2012 - 2014 term In addition to being nominated by SEPE as a candidate WITSA Director I hereby present to you my nomination as a Vice Chairman for EU and EEA. If elected as Vice Chairman for EU and EEA I would work towards the following objectives: •Retain the current WITSA members base, extending it to recruit new members •Increase WITSA’s leading advocacy role at the European level in close collaboration with other industry bodies Yannis Sirros, Director General SEPE • Candidate as a Vice Chairman for EU and EEA2 www.witsa.org
  3. 3. Main Objectives for the 2012 - 2014 term (cont.) • Promote ICT industry cooperation around the region and internationally • Improve WITSAs brand, image and reputation around the region • Implement WITSA’s strategic objectives with the help of members and our Secretary General, Vice President and Secretariat staff • Empower the organization to effectively carry out work that members expect. Yannis Sirros, Director General SEPE • Candidate as a Vice Chairman for EU and EEA3 www.witsa.org
  4. 4. Biography Yannis Sirros is the Director General of SEPE - the Federation of Hellenic Information Technology & Communications Enterprises - since September 2001. He holds a Master of Arts in Management from the University of Hertfordshire, UK in 2002 and a Master of Science in Information Systems from the University of East Anglia, UK in 1996. Preceding his present position, he has held positions as an Information Technology Advisor at many key Ministries, including the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Interior and Public Administration, the Ministry of Defence, the Ministry of Health and Welfare and the Ministry of Transport and Communications. Yannis Sirros, Director General SEPE • Candidate as a Vice Chairman for EU and EEA4 www.witsa.org
  5. 5. Biography (cont.) He was also a member of the organising committee, responsible for drawing up the Operational Programme for the Information Society in Greece, an EU - funded project within the framework of the 3rd Community Support framework (CSF) as well as participated, as an IT specialist, in the evaluation of proposals within the EU 5th RTD Framework Programme. Yannis has started of his career 20 years ago at the Greek office of Control Data Inc. Yannis has been a member of the Board of Directors of WITSA since 2002 and a Member of the Task Force of the European Information Technology Observatory (EITO) since 2012. Yannis Sirros, Director General SEPE • Candidate as a Vice Chairman for EU and EEA5 www.witsa.org

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