Stephen LamChief Operating Officer at GS1 Hong Kong
Dr. Lam joined GS1 Hong Kong in 2016 and serves as the Chief Operating Officer overseeing solutions development and deployment, consultancy services and business development, facilitating corporate members’ adoption of GS1 global standards and technologies, to empower business to grow and to improve efficiency, safety, authenticity and sustainability, through Go Digital and Go Smart. Before joining GS1 Hong Kong, Stephen had spent more than 20 years in IT industry, had served as senior product management and business development leader in several renowned hi-tech companies including IBM, Akamai, WebEx and Coremetrics in Hong Kong with proven records in leading complex business adoptions in cloud computing, AI and data analytics. When he was in the Silicon Valley, he was the founding technical staff of VC funded startups Internet Travel Network and Utopia Communications. He also worked for a number of NASDAQ companies, such as CICI, Excite@Home and Cambridge Technology Partner in both product development and management capacity. Stephen graduated from the State University of New York with PhD in Computer Science. He specialized in AI, Data Pattern Analysis and Computer Vision, and has authored more than 30 refereed publications.