Associate Professor, Medical Information Center, Kyushu
University Hospital, Japan
Director, Global Communication Center, Grameen Communications, Bangladesh
Dr. Rafiqul Islam Maruf is working as an Associate Professor at Medical Information Center of Kyushu University Hospital under Kyushu University, Japan. Before joining here, he has been working as a Director (Operations) of Global Communication Center, the ICT based R&D wing of Grameen Communications, Bangladesh. Earlier Dr. Maruf worked in Japanese IT industries for 12 years after completing his Ph.D. in Information Engineering in 1997 from Hokkaido University, Japan. Throughout his career, he has been involved in research and development of various ICT based social services in various fields including agriculture, education, environment, healthcare and telecommunication. The vision of Dr. Maruf is to see the world of “ICT for Humanity”.