Prof. Noël Crespi
Institut Mines-Télécom, France
Prof. Noël Crespi holds Masters degrees from the Universities of Orsay (Paris 11) and Kent (UK), a diplome d’ingénieur from Telecom ParisTech, and a Ph.D and an Habilitation from UPMC (Paris-Sorbonne University). From 1993 he worked at CLIP, Bouygues Telecom and then at Orange Labs in 1995. He took leading roles in the creation of new services with the successful conception and launch of Orange prepaid service, and in standardization (from rapporteurship of the IN standard to the coordination of all mobile standards activities for Orange). In 1999, he joined Nortel Networks as telephony program manager, architecting core network products for the EMEA region. He joined Institut Mines-Telecom SudParis in 2002 and is currently Professor and Program Director at Institut Polytechnique de Paris, leading the Service Architecture Lab. He coordinates the standardization activities for Institut Mines-Télécom at ITU-T and ETSI. He is also an adjunct professor at KAIST (South Korea), an affiliate professor at Concordia University (Canada), and a guest researcher at the University of Goettingen (Germany). He is the scientific director of ILLUMINE, a French-Korean laboratory. His current research interests are in Data Analytics, the Internet of Things and Softwarization.