Dr. Rafiqul Islam Maruf is working as an Associate Professor at Medical Information Center of Kyushu University Hospital, Japan. He has also been working as a Director of Global Communication Center, the ICT based R&D wing of Grameen Communications, Bangladesh. Earlier he worked in Japanese IT industries for 12 years after completing his PhD in Information Engineering from Hokkaido University, Japan. Dr. Maruf has been associated with various Internet standardization organizations, government bodies and business communities. His interest covers in the areas including ICT for agriculture, education, environment, information and healthcare. Currently, he is focusing on healthcare, mainly in the areas of Digital Health and Medical Informatics.