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consultant , telecommunications professional

John Charles Francis, British telecommunications professional, consultant. Grantee Sunderland Council, 1979, research grantee Science and Engineering Research Council, 1981, 82. Member Swiss Group Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science, Gorilla Foundation.

Background

Francis, John Charles was born on February 8, 1957 in Sunderland, England. Arrived in Switzerland, 1990. Son of Wilfrid and Mary (Bird) Francis.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, University East Anglia, England, 1982. Master of Science, Heriot-Watt University, Scotland, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Heriot-Watt University, Scotland, 1986.

Career

Research associate Heriot-Watt University, 1984-1986. Founding partner SLL, France, 1987-1990. Consultant ASCOM, Switzerland, 1991-1995.

Project leader Swisscom, Bern, Switzerland, since 1996. Executive director SLL, France, 1987-1992. Raporteur European Telecommunications Standards Institute, France, 1997-1998, Group Special Mobile MOU, Ireland, 1997.

Work package leader European Union, Brussels, 1996-1998.

Membership

Member Swiss Group Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science, Gorilla Foundation.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Musical composition, electronic music, metaphysics.

Connections

Married Gabriele Maria Moshammer, March 6, 1998. 1 child, Daniel.

father:
Wilfrid Francis

mother:
Mary (Bird) Francis

spouse:
Gabriele Maria Moshammer

child:
Daniel Francis