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educator , consultant , scientist

István Sebestyén, Austrian computer telecommunications scientist, educator, consultant. Achievements include patents in field of telecommunications and information technology. Member of International Multimedia Telecomm. Corsortium (president 2001-2006), Deutsche Institut fur Normung, European Telecomm. Standardization Institute, International Standardization Organization, International Telecomms. Union (vice-chairman).

Background

Sebestyén, István was born on August 14, 1947 in Budapest, Hungary. Arrived in Austria, 1977. Son of Janos and Hedvig (Vadnai) Sebestyén.

Education

Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Technology University Budapest, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical Engineering, Technology University Budapest, 1974.

Career

Research assistant department high voltage techniques Technology University Budapest, 1968—1970. Science collaborator Institute Coordination Computer Techniques, Budapest, 1970—1977. Management consultant United Nations Industrial Development Organization, Vienna, 1977—1978.

Scientist, research scholar International Institute Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg, Austria, 1978—1984. Visiting professor Technology University Graz, Austria, 1983—1985. Director standardization Enterprise and Multimedia Systems Siemens AG, Munich, 1985—2006.

Lecturer, teacher University Klagenfurt, Austria, 1985—2006. Secretary general Ecma International, Geneva, 2007. President International Multimedia Telecoms.

Consortium; secretary general Ecma International, Geneva, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field of telecommunications and information technology.

Membership

Member of International Multimedia Telecomm. Corsortium (president 2001-2006), Deutsche Institut fur Normung, European Telecomm. Standardization Institute, International Standardization Organization, International Telecomms.

Union (vice-chairman).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, sports.

Connections

Married Eszter Molnar, October 25, 1975. Children: Adam, David Richard, Sylvia Anna.

father:
Janos Sebestyén

mother:
Hedvig (Vadnai) Sebestyén

spouse:
Eszter Molnar

children:
Adam Sebestyén

David Richard Sebestyén

Sylvia Anna Sebestyén