Gary Jackson leads secure data fabric development within the Emerging Technology Practice for CGI Federal, a wholly-owned U.S. operating subsidiary of CGI, Inc.

Mr. Jackson has more than 25 years of experience in data science, big data innovation in sales, pre-sales, delivery, enablement, engineering and global partner alliances. He has lived and worked in North and South America, Europe, the Asia-Pacific region, Australia, and Africa.

He was one of the founders of three data science academies across the Asia-Pacific region. More recently, Mr. Jackson created and taught both the fundamental and advanced curriculum for Tech Talent South focusing on data science and artificial intelligence.

Mr. Jackson holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems, Information Technology from DeVry University.  He is a resident of Knoxville, Tennessee.