Speaker details

CERN (Switzerland)

Bob Jones

Bob Jones is head of the CERN openlab project (openlab.cern.ch) which facilitates collaboration between CERN and its industrial partners to study and develop data-intensive solutions for scientists working at the next-generation Large Hadron Collider (LHC). His experience in the distributed computing arena includes mandates as the technical director and then project director of the European Commission co-financed EGEE projects (2004-2010 http://www.eu-egee.org ), which established and operated a production grid facility for e-Science spanning 300 sites across 48 countries for more than 12,000 researchers.