Ian Bailey, Executive Director & Chief Information Security Officer (Government of British Colombia)
Ian Bailey was appointed as the Acting Government Chief Information Office on June 5, 2017. His current responsibilities include executive oversight of the Office of the Chief Information Officer and Technology Solutions. Ian was appointed Assistant Deputy Minister of Technology Solutions on November 22, 2013. He has 28 years of experience in Information Management and Information Technology. He joined the BC Government in 1993 and was the Chief Technology Officer prior to this appointment. Ian has worked on a number of key initiatives in the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer and Shared Services BC, including development of the Pan-Canadian Identity Management Strategy and the BC Services Card solution for the Province. After graduating from the University of Victoria with a degree in Computer Science, Ian spent 10 years developing software in the oil and gas industry, designing submarine detection systems and ultrasonic inspection technology for the Department of National Defense, and healthcare solutions for the Province of British Columbia.
What Attendees are saying
“The only conference in Canada where one can meet the who’s who of knowledgeable people and champions of digital identity to discuss the real issues and opportunities in this space.” Dave Nikolejsin, Deputy Minister of Energy and Mines at Government of British Columbia
“A fantastic platform bringing together Canadian thought leaders and key industry experts to promote innovation in digital identity and authentication.” Mike Vanderkaden, VP Corporate Development, Equifax Canada