Rethinking Urban Infrastructure: Global Perspective

Steve Leonard, Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore

Steve Leonard, Executive Deputy Chairman of the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore, shares an overview of creative new apporaches for cities to address rising demand for housing, transportaion, and elder care, among other challenges.

Steve Leonard, Executive Deputy Chairman, Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore

Steve Leonard is an industry veteran with more than 28 years of experience working in leading global technology companies. In his position as executive deputy chairman of IDA, he holds executive leadership responsibility for the authority, with a special focus in industry promotion and development. This includes spearheading the building of innovative start-ups and local enterprises, overseeing various national cross-sectoral programs, technology and communications infrastructure development and the strategic planning and development of qualified professionals for the ICT sector. Prior to joining IDA, Leonard was the president of EMC Asia Pacific and Japan. Before joining EMC, he served as president of the Asia Pacific and Japan business for Symantec and Veritas. He serves on the boards of IDA Singapore, IDA International and Infocomm Investments Pte Ltd.

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