Participant Profile

William Lai

Former Administration and Systems Officer, Council of Ministers of Education of Canada

BSc Computer Engineering, 2006

William started his career at RIM/Blackberry where he experienced the incredible growth and success of a disruptive technology on a global scale. He has navigated the world of quality assurance and security while managing multiple projects, and avoiding the pitfalls of cognitive bias.

He put his French language skills to good use when he wore multiple hats in the public sector. Having experienced both the public and private sector, William has gained a unique perspective from assuming various roles.