Bob Sharon is a passionate “Disruptor” with over 30 years of commercial experience in the I.T., cyber security, data centre, sustainability, smart buildings and the IoT spaces. He is a recognized industry advisor and expert in IoT, energy and infrastructure efficiency and integration. He is committed to innovation in the delivery of smart buildings, cities and facilities leveraging new procurement and financial models, technologies, the cloud and the IoT. He is the Founder & Chief Innovation Officer for Blue IoT and a member of the Executive Council of the IoTAA and a member of IEEE.
Bob is a NABERS assessor who has been privileged to have conducted the world’s first NABERS (National Australian Built Environment Rating System) energy for Data Centre Infrastructure rating back in 2013 which was for Fujitsu. Bob was also the first to supply a commercial firewall in Australia which was to the Australian government back in 1994, Checkpoint Firewall 1 ver 1.0.
Bob has been speaking at conferences for the last 10 years all over Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, and China. He is an eminently qualified data centre judge over the past 5 years judging in APAC, China and India. He was also a judge on the construction awards panel for the recently held Sydney Build 2018.
Apart from the University of Life, Bob has completed his Master of Management – International Business at Monash University.