Ray Walshe

Assistant Professor Ray Walshe: 10 Years working in Industry and 25 Years in Academia in Dublin City University, Ray graduated with honours in Electronic Engineering from University of Limerick in 1991 and worked with LM Ericsson, Software and Systems Engineering Limited and Siemens as a Software Consultant. Joining the School of Computing, DCU in 1995 he is a Funded Researcher at Insight SFI Centre for Data Analytics and at Adapt SFI Centre for Global Digital Content, where his research activities include Cloud Computing, Big Data, IoT and AI Standardization projects. Ray is senior member of IEEE and member of IEEE European Public Policy Committee on ICT. He is a Digital Leader and Standards Consultant with the World Economic Forum (2018-Present) and his international standards work includes ISO/IEC JTC1 SC42 Artificial Intelligence Standards Editor, Steering Committee Member for European Commission Joint Initiative on Standardisation, Chair of StandICT.eu Expert Advisory Group and Coordinator of Horizon 2020 ELITE-S Standardization Fellowships. In 2019 Ray was appointed Member of United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies and in 2020 was appointed to the CEN-CENELEC Focus Group on AI.