François NEUMANN

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VP, Director of research and technology, Safran Electronics, FRANCE

Constantly focused on Innovation in embedded information systems, François Neumann began his carreer at Thomson-CSF as an engineer in Artificial Intelligence and application of Object Oriented Models in simulation. He was then in charge of the introduction of the software in real-time systems of Railway Rolling Stock in Alsthom. Head of Research Unit in the laboratories of Marcoussis (Alcatel Alsthom ) in charge of Research Programs for Industry (Including Application of Multimedia) and the IP routing and IPv6, he joined Alcatel to introduce Open Source (Linux) in Telecom products and then moved to Head of Business Development for Alcatel Health Service.
He joined then Thales to support Innovation in Services and Security Division, then in the civil avionics (management of transformation for multimedia In Flight Entertainment System) and Critical Information Systems.


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