Garland Sharratt is a senior ICT and information security architecture professional with rich experience in both the technical and business aspects of defining, designing, developing, securing, managing, and promoting ICT products and services. As an evangelist and chief architect in IP media processing at Convedia, Garland led standards activities, presented at industry events globally, was published in trade journals, was awarded a patent, and was co-author of an IETF Informational RFC that remains a de facto industry standard. He has lived and worked in Canada, the U.S., and the U.K., and holds a BASc in Electrical Engineering and an MBA.