Education: Doctoral Candidate (2013-2015), Project Management, UnversitÃ© du QuÃ©bec Masters Certificate in Project Management, Sprott (2013), Carleton; MPhil Cambridge University, Economics & Technology (1987) Hon.Economics, McGill University (1983)
Selected Career Notes:
â€¢ President & General Manager, The Opman Company. Assisting sets of clients with inter-operations management;
â€¢ Development and delivery for a Fortune 500 client of a course on "Business Risk-Minimization and Value-Maximization with Free/Libre/Open Works" http://www.projectmanagementhotel.com/projects/course-free-libre-open ;
â€¢ Co-organizer of Edgeconf-NYC BoF on "Web Payments and Enabling Price Stability" https://payswarm.com/events/2013/nyc-web-payments-bof https://payswarm.com/specs/source/use-cases/ (Use Case 2.11 Currency Exchange)
â€¢ Coordinator of Earth Reserve Archetype Developers' Group / Le Groupe de dÃ©veloppeurs de l'ArchÃ©type d'une rÃ©serve de la Terre (ERA-ART).
â€¢ Previous: Served 10 years in the Canadian Government (TBS & PWGSC) as Founding Coordinator of the Intellectual Resources Canada (IRCan) Initiative. IRCan saved a diversity of federal projects considerable money and time by leveraging free/libre/open source methods and licensing.
â€¢ Founding Co-Coordinator of GOSLING (Getting Open Source Logic INto Governments) http://www.meetup.com/Promoting-Open-Source-Libre-to-the-Canadian-government/
â€¢ President and General Manager of Mobility OttawaÂ-Outaouais: Systems & Enterprises Inc.;
â€¢ Project Coordinator on behalf of Canadian Wildlife Federation, and Paddle Canada, The Sport and Ecology Park of Canada's Capital;
â€¢ 2009 Keynote Address, 2nd Annual Symposium on Value Investing, held in Greece, Ivey School of Business, U Western Ontario;
â€¢ Previous: Contractor to the World Bank, IDRC, CIDA;
â€¢ Previous: Economist on core drafting team for Canada's Green Plan in 1990.