Mr. Lwevuze Joseph Kisaakye is an experienced Information Technology and Communication Specialist
Joseph is a professional, Cyber Security Specialist | IT consultant and Educationist Focused on using technology to build solutions to "grand challenge" problems, with deep interest in the healthcare, agriculture, water, and energy sectors. A Rotarian Very much coupled with design, support, and administration and implementation experience and with a history of working in the higher Education Industry, Banking Industry, Management, and Computer Security.
Joseph has been at the forefront of ICT professional skills and innovation development in Uganda for the 5+ years, serving in various capacities as a trainer, community projects manager, mentor, software developer among others. He boasts of experience in running human capacity development programmes at national and international level; he has trained members of the Uganda Police Force, Médecins Sans Frontières Uganda, US Embassy Uganda, UNESCO, Uganda Registration Services Bureau, PPDA Uganda, among others in ICDL and E-Learning. He holds a number of professional certifications including; Cisco Certified Network Associate, Cisco Certified Academy Instructor, ICDL ToT, Cyberoam Certified Network Security Professional, Project Management, Cyber Security, Wireless Networking, and Innovation Management among others. He is also a researcher in the field of ICT for Development, ICT4Agric, Learning Technologies, health information systems, and digital security, secure integration of ICTs, and ICT innovation and Incubation.
Joseph holds a Bachelors in Information systems and Technology and completing his masters in information systems and Technology from UTAMU. He has worked both in industry and academia. In industry, Lwevuze has worked with a number of organizations both public and private, local and international including DFCU Bank (www.dfcugroup.com) Orient Bank (www.orient-bank.com) , network administrator Eight Tech Consults (www.8technologies.net), Nakawa Vocation Training Institute, Business Information Security analyst | Administrator, In academia he works with Uganda Technology And Management University (UTAMU) as a Lecturer under the School of Computing and Engineering taking on Computer Crimes, Data Communication and Networking.