Speaker details

CESNET (Czech Republic)

Jan Gruntorad

Jan Gruntorad holds Dipl. Ing. (1975) and Ph.D. (1989) degrees from Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the Czech Technical University in Prague.
Since creation of CESNET legal body in 1996 Dr. Gruntorad is member of Board of Directors of CESNET and Chief Executive Officer responsible for both research and operational tasks within CESNET. CESNET - NREN of the Czech Republic is association of all Czech Universities and Czech Academy of Science. During years 2004 to 2010 he was responsible for implementation of research plan „Optical National Research Network and its New Applications“.
In the period of 2003 to 2009 he was member of Board of Directors in DANTE (Delivery of Advanced Network Technology to Europe) – company operating pan-European network GEANT. Dr.Gruntorad is also member of Executive Committee of the GN3 project. Dr.Gruntorad represents Czech Republic in TERENA Association (Trans-European Research and Education Networking Association) and in the Future Internet Forum. From 2008 to 2010 Dr.Gruntorad served in the Nominating Committee of ICANN.

Jan Gruntorad is a speaker in the following presentations: