International Professional Practice Partnership (IP3) Chair Charles Hughes was among the guests that were present at the first "Influencer Roundtable" hosted by Microsoft Chair Bill Gates. And since Bill Gates will become a non-executive Chair of Microsoft starting July 1, 2008, this is one of the last roundtables that he will host. The aim of the "Influcencer Roundtable" was to thank organizations which contributed to the development of the Microsoft and IT communities. Microsoft's Development Director, Soma Somasegar was also present.
At the "Influencer Roundtable," Hughes had the opportunity to talk about the importance of IP3 and the International Information Technology Professional (IITP)* designation. He thanked Micr