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YoungInnovations
 

Bibhusan has had local, regional and international experience in the areas of software development, information and communication technologies for development, research and innovation for over eight years. Before joining the core team to found YoungInnovations, he has worked as software engineer at Yomari Inc for over two years. He then joined Bellanet and worked in Technical Innovation area for more than five years. He was also associated with SAP International as Technical Officer during that period. He played vital role in strengthening technical capaicy of Bellanet network, leading research and innovation wing of Bellanet Asia. He was a key member of research team that carried out national level research on Public Access to Information communication venues in Nepal for University of Washington, Seattle in 2009.He is also involved in teaching different information system subjects like software engineering, e-commerce, etc to undergraduate students on part time basis. He is a part time lecturer at Kathmandu College of Management (KCM) since 2005. He also carries out different research and capacity building activities through Centre for Research Excellence (CRE), an autonomus research wing of KCM of which he is a founding member. He has made numerous presentations in the areas of Telecenter, ICT4D, IT Entrepreneurship, ICT research, etc at conferences and seminars in different parts of the globe.As CEO of the company, Bibhusan looks after overall operations of the company and plays key role in strategic visioning, market positioning and relationship builing of the company. He shares his vision of developing YIPL as a state-of-art software development company in Nepal that not only strives for profit but also marks its presence as a leading technology innovator for social change in Nepal and elsewhere with his colleagues at YIPL. His interest lies in promoting technology entrepreneurship among young graduates and enthusiasts.