Dr. Buddhima Subasinghe

Head of the Department, Computer Science National Institute of Business Management, Sri Lanka

Dr. Buddhima Subasinghe

Head of the Department, Computer Science National Institute of Business Management, Sri Lanka

Biography

Dr. Buddhima Hansinie Subasinghe is an academic, researcher, a journalist and a scholar. The youngest PhD holder of Sri Lanka who graduated at 25 yrs of age from the University of Peradeniya in the field of Cyber Security, Computer Science. She holds 8 years of experience in media as a presenter of Sri Lanka Rupavahini Cooperation. Currently she is the Head of the Department of Computer Science at National Institute of Business Management ( NIBM) who is also a visiting Lecturer at the University of Moratuwa, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Faculty of Engineering. She is the Toastmasters International (USA) Leadership and Training Institute Chair, District 82, Sri Lanka (2017-2018) She was also awarded the emerging ICT Leader of the Year National Excellence Award at Infotel 2017. She was also internationally recognized at Top 50 Women Awards 2018 for her Leadership Excellence in Information Technology. She is a keynote speaker at many National and International forums who empowers youth and women in the fields of leadership, communication and engineering.