As founder and CEO of digital media solutions companies and Manager of e-business solutions activities for the past 25 years, Gaby Deek has been involved in multiple projects related to e-business infrastructure, multimedia, advanced collaboration, video production and post-production, and news-room automation systems.
He is the General Manager of OmniSystems sal., an affiliate company to OmniTech Holdings and MIDIS Group. While keeping a close relationship with Academia, he joined the Professional Computer Association (PCA) in 1996 and was elected Secretary General in March 2003 and President in March 2007; he acts on public initiatives aiming at developing the internet infrastructure and the legal framework. He was recently appointed as Special Ambassador in the Arab Region for the World Summit Award – a UN GAID supported initiative.
As an Evaluation Consultant, he was in charge of the final evaluation report of the ESCWA Digital Arabic Content Promotion Project that was launched in 2007. This report was delivered in 2009 along with a detailed Marketing Plan. He was also in charge of the “Business Models for the Promotion of Digital Arabic Content” report delivered to ESCWA in August 2012.
Founder and Vice-president of the ISOC Lebanon Chapter since 2010, he founded in 2012 the Lebanon Knowledge Network (LebKnoC) initiative that aims towards opening knowledge centers in various remote areas in order to support local economy and bridge the digital divide.