Information Technology Services (ITS)

IT Leaders Forum


The purpose of the IT Leaders Forum is to foster open discussion and communication between IT Leaders and stakeholders from all three campuses.  This forum enables active exchange of information relating to upcoming service changes,  discussion about IT issues that affect service provisioning to clients, and creates opportunity for collaboration.


Please note that official minutes are not kept for this forum.  If you require information on key points and issues raised during the forum, please contact the CIO Office.

Meeting Schedule (2016-17):




Tuesday, October 4, 2016

1:10 – 3:00 p.m.

Governing Council Chamber, 2nd Floor, Simcoe Hall

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

10:10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m

UTM, The Council Chambers, Room 3130

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

10:10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Croft Chapter House, 15 King’s College Circle

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

1:10 – 3:00 p.m

Governing Council Chamber, 2nd Floor, Simcoe Hall

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

1:10 – 3:00 p.m

Location TBA

Participation: (2016-17)

Role & Department: Name:
Director, Space Management, ACE Bailey, Steven
Coordinator, ITS, New College, Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics Banh, Don
Manager, IT Solutions & Risk Managamenet, UTM I&ITS Barber, Luke
System Manager, Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design Batourine, Maxim
Director of IT, OISE Binnie, Kurt
Enterprise Architect, ITS Boshoff, Frank
Manager, Electronic and Computer Facility, Dept. of Chemistry Gotcheva, Violeta
Manager, Physics Computing Services, Physics Butterworth, Steve
SciNet Chong, Jason
Chief Information Officer, ITS Cook, Robert
Coordinator, IT Services , Woodsworth College Cottrell, Philip
Director of Information Technology, SGS Dales, Corey
IT Advisor & Project Manager, Faculty of Nursing De Angelis, Caroline
Computer Science Di Marco, John
Manager, T-Card Administration, Robarts Library Durocher, Mike
Director, EASI, ITS Eberts, Cathy
Manager Web and Digital Technology, UTSC Egan, Andrew
Director, Information Management, DUA Ferreira, Bert
Manager, I&ITS, Faculty of Dentistry Fiege, James
Sr. Manager, Business & Customer Service , SCS Fong, Wilfred
Computer Systems Coordinator, Electrical Engineering Girdhar, Samir
Manager, Systems, IITS, UTSC Harper, John
Director of IT, Rotman School of Management (Committee Chair) Harrison, Larry
Director, EIS, ITS Hopewell, Patrick
Assistant Dean, Operations, Faculty of Music Howey, Kevin
Director, ACT, ITS/CTSI Hyman, Avi
Supervisor, CCMS, F&S Ivanenko, Erik
Director, PMO, ITS Kaushik, Rajiv
Communications and Systems Coordinator , Faculty of Forestry Kennedy, Ian
Lecturer, Dept. of Mathematics LeBlanc, Emile
Information Technology Administrator, Munk School of Global Affairs Lee, Thom
Chief Technical Officer, SciNet Loken, Chris
Librarian, Faculty of Law Medves, Gian
Director of IT, Central Libraries Meikle, Sian
Director of IT, Physical Education and Health Morrison, Paul
Director of IT, Student Life Okada, Nancy
Computing Services Coordinator, University College Ozturk, Deniz
Director, PGASP, ITS Paul, Marden
IT, Victoria College Petruccelli, Joe
Directors, IITS, UTSC Piljevic, Zoran
Director, Eng. Computing Facility, Faculty of APSE Poulos, Phil
Director of Information Commons, Robarts Library Presutti, Lidio
Assistant Dean, Resources & Operations, Faculty of Pharmacy Rubenstein, Terry
Manager, Client Services Group, PGASP, ITS Sestak, ivan
Manager of Client Services, Education Commons, OISE Tchakhmakhtchian, Rouben
Manager, Portfolio Services, ITS Vokas, Vicki
Assistant Director, Information Technology, Office of the AVP Student Life Vu, Do Anh
Acting Director, Information Security, ITS Wiseman, Mike
Director of Information Technology, Faculty of Arts & Science Wright, Phillip