Dr. Chris Baker is co-founder and CEO of IPSNP Computing Inc., an industry leader in semantic data federation with products in healthcare surveillance and agricultural decision support. IPSNP is a partner of the G8’s Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) initiative that advocates for the release and reuse of agricultural and nutritionally relevant data sets in support of high level policy, ensuring global food security. Dr. Baker’s career has spanned both industry and academia, in Austria, Canada, Singapore and the UK. He holds a professorship at the University of New Brunswick and is currently Chair of the Computer Science Department in Saint John. He has core expertise in Open Data Integration and Interoperability and serves on the advisory board of the Canadian Institute for Cybersecurity. In 2016 he was a finalist for the Canadian Open Data Leader of the year and was invited as a speaker at the Annual Meeting of Agricultural Chief Scientists of G20 States (MACS-G20) on Linked Open Data in Agriculture in 2017.
Decision Support for Agricultural Consultants with Semantic Data Federation. How farmers and agriculturists can easily access and use real-time data.