Bio Frank van Lingen
Frank van Lingen currently works for Cisco Systems as a Technology Strategist within the Corporate Technology Group, focusing on new (software) technologies and trends. He has extensive cross-disciplinary experience in areas such as Big Data and analytics, data driven analysis, workflow management, and technology strategy.
He holds an MSc in Numerical Mathematics (1996) from Utrecht University, a PDeng in Software Technology (1999) from the Eindhoven University of Technology, an MPhil in Computer Science (2002) from the University of the West of England in Bristol and a PhD (2004) from the Eindhoven University of Technology.
Frank started his career in 1997 at the Physics and Electronics Laboratory for defense research (TNO-FEL) in the Netherlands working on the integration of a Geographical Information System and simulation environment. He subsequently worked at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Switzerland on data integration, the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena California on distributed workload management, and the Swiss Public Broadcasting Corporation in Geneva Switzerland managing the online multimedia infrastructure and its workflows, before joining Cisco Systems in 2013.