GPAS Industry Advisors

Steven Simske

Mr. Steve Simske is an HP Inc Fellow and a Director in HP Labs. He was part of the original core team building GPAS starting in 2010, and continues to work with the team on HP Inc Indigo-supporting security printing and track and trace. Author of more than 400 peer-reviewed publications and more than 160 US patents.


John G. Keogh, CPIM, MBA, MSc.

Mr. Keogh has held executive roles as Director, VP, SVP in supply chain management, information technology, supply chain consulting and global supply chain standards. He is currently an advisor to both the public and private sectors and a sought after subject matter expert and speaker. Mr. Keogh lives in Ho Chi Minh City and is currently undertaking doctoral research on food chain transparency and consumer trust at Henley Business School, UK.


Mick Keyes.

Senior IOT Technologist, Office of the Chief Technology Officer, Micro Focus, Dublin, Ireland.

Mr. Mick Keyes is a Senior IOT Technologist in the Office of the Chief Technology Officer for the Micro Focus organization. His role includes the architecture of integrated advanced business solutions for Micro Focus’s global customer base as well as strategy planning for new IOT and Analytics business initiatives.

He is part of a worldwide implementation team driving Micro Focus’s IOT and Analytics strategy across a number of industries, including Government, Healthcare, Food and Agriculture, Pharmaceutical and Manufacturing. He has a particular focus on emerging sensor technologies, AI based edge compute deployments and development of new “as-a-service” models for the IT industry.

Mick has more than 20 years of industry experience. He has worked on a number of Pharma and Food traceability government led initiatives in Asia, the European Union and the Americas. A keen advocate of the potential of personalized services, he is driving initiatives around the deployment of IOT technologies to drive innovative new consumer services across a number of industries. He holds a number of patents in this area.