Dr. Jeannice Fairrer Samani is both a technologist and a business professional. A distinguished executive leader in the world of technology. Currently, CEO of Data Analytics – Business Intelligence Think Tank, Partner of Nextogen. Founder and Executive Director of Fifth Wave STEaM Education Initiation. Former Professor of the School of Engineering, integrating innovation and business intelligence. CEO of Fairrer Samani, LLC business development contributor of Nextogen, a business intelligence firm.
Keynote speaker, emerging technology and leadership, throughout the U.S. Africa, Central Asia, and the Middle East. Jeannice currently serves on the advisory board of computer science and academic advisory boards. She has 20 years of technical career in Silicon Valley. She served on Santa Clara County Commissions for the homeless and economic development. Certified Mentor for Cherie Blair Global Business Women Foundation. Stanford Business Graduate School Ignite and LEAD Programs, and Department of State Techwomen mentor for seven-years, board member and program architect.
Fairrer Samani holds a Ph.D in Business Administration, MBA in management and sustainability, from the University of California. She obtained her Masters studies in transportation engineering and City and Regional Planning, Management and Economics and several certifications from Berkeley University. Jeannice is currently working to consolidate BRAID Africa’s programs and initiatives designed to improve the education system in Liberia.