Harry Sharma leads the Innovation and Technology knowledge centre at the Conference Board of Canada. The knowledge centre convenes leaders and performs research on issues related to fostering effective innovation ecosystems, evolving challenges with security (including cybersecurity) and impact of emerging technologies.
Prior to joining the Conference Board, Harry led a research and training centre at Carleton University where he initiated a $3M business acceleration program to support Canadian entrepreneurs’ entry into emerging markets.
Harry has been involved with various aspects of Canadian and international innovation ecosystems for over 15 years. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology and a Master of Engineering from University of Ottawa.