Creating Research Capacity through Partnership Development
Monday, December 31, 2012
Nuwan Waidyanatha is Sr. Research Manager, LIRNEasia with LIRNEasia. He has a background in
Operations Research and Computer Engineering, and has been working in the ICT4D field since 2005.
Much of his research with LIRNEasia takes place in the Asia Pacific but he collaborates with partners
around the world. He actively contributes to several free and open source software communities and
holds an official position with the Sahana Software Foundation. He plays a key role in managing the partnership from Sri Lanka and working with Dr. Gow to establish the ICT testbed and evaluation methodology for the project.