Irfan Qalamkar

  • ICT & Smart City Consultant
  • Rochester, NY, USA
  • 12/09/2022
Researcher, Advisor, Project lead Education and Skills Environment and Energy Organisations and Management Technology and Innovation Urban and Regional Development

Personal Summary

Delivers scalable ICT Solutions and cutting-edge analytics by leveraging 10+ years of ICT Smart City Expertise.


Smart City Project Management | Smart Services Implementation | ICT Design | IT Transformation | Big Data Analysis


Smarty City Project Lifecycle

 Urban Environment Design Principles

Sustainability in ICT

IT Vendor & Contract Management

Digital Awareness

ICT Strategy Consultancy

Digital Master Plans

Big Data Analytics

IoT Impact Management

Work Experience

ICT Consultant
Sep 2020 - Sep 2022 LYNK Global

Helping to Achieve Digital Campus Vision
IT Service Management Consultancy
Digital Strategy Consultancy for Cities and Organisations

IT Services Management Lead
Feb 2011 - Sep 2022 Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi

Established, documented, and maintained standards and procedures for all IT Infrastructure services and operations. Manage Service Delivery to end-users with hardware and software problems via Service Desk, phone, and email All IT Services like e-learning Services. Maintaining the ITIL framework in every stage of IT Operation and IT projects, including the design and deployment of new IT systems and services.


·         Analyze business requirements by partnering with key stakeholders across the organization to develop solutions for IT needs by incorporating IBM Enterprise Design Thinking Framewok.

·         Provide input and expertise to the Enterprise Architecture, IT Planning, and Budgeting, and Contract Management functions to identify investment needs for future upgrades to the IT Infrastructure.

·         Assess vendors and develop test strategies for new hardware and software Troubleshoot hardware and software issues related to internal IT.


MS City Science
Sep 2020 - Sep 2022 Rochester Institute of Technology NY, USA
Bachelor in Electrical Engineering
Sep 2005 - Sep 2010 University of Engineering and technology, Lahore
Big Data and Social Analytics Certificate
Jan 2018 - Jun 2018 MIT , USA