Igbal Babayev is from Azerbaijan. He studied at Kyiv (Ukraine) National University of Construction and Architecture, faculty of Automation and Information Technology (1986). He obtained his PhD in Information Technology (1990), and became Dr. Sc. of Project Management (2006). Currently, he is director of the projects “United Automation Management System in Customs Service” and “e-Customs”, and of a number of regional and international projects. He is also member of Director Board of the International Project Management Association.
He has been director of more than 20 important state projects and programs in the fields of management of state affairs, education, economy and business development. He was awarded National contest “Azerbaijan e-Content”. He served as Founder and President of the Azerbaijan Project Management Association (AzPMA) (1999) and Project Management Software Company (2002).
He was awarded the “Famous scientists of Azerbaijan” by the Scientific Center” commission in 2004 and honored with international diploma. Igbal Babayev has published more than 100 scientific articles and 8 books on Information Technologies and Project Management. He is a member of the editorial board for several national and international Journals in the fields of Project Management and Information Technology. He is a member of Advisory Committee of the United Nations Network of Experts for Paperless Trade in Asia and the Pacific. Igbal Babayev took part and gave speeches in many international conferences and seminars in Asia, Europe and America countries. He lives in Baku, Azerbaijan and can be contacted at email@example.com