Jenny Alfandary is Chief Information Officer, Board Director and AI and CyberSecurity Professor. Jenny began her career at a major bank and then worked at Comverse Network Systems. She has held numerous executive roles in IT and software development, in Telecom and financial industries, most recently serving 5 years as Head of Product Development at Siemens Canada prior to Aritel Communications. Jenny is a business leader with extensive experience in Cyber Security, Artificial Intelligence, Data Analytics, Big Data, Cloud, DevOps and Digital Transformation. She leads large departments with over 200 employees of CTO, Product and Project Management, Development and QA teams. Jenny holds a Bachelor degree in Statistics & Computer Science, a Bachelor degree in Aerospace Engineering and an MBA in Management Information Systems & Technology. A Certified Scrum Master and a Mentor at the Ministry of Economic Development, Employment & Infrastructure, she is interested in corporate development, public sector institutional strengthening and emerging technology management. Recently Jenny was recognized by Deloitte’s “Diversity 50 Board of Directors” to impact Canada's corporate boards and improve global competitiveness.