Jacques Magen is the founder and chairman of InterInnov. He has more than 30 years of experience in international R&D and innovation all over Europe and beyond, most specifically in the field of IT and telecommunications. This includes 15+ years in research and innovation collaborative programmes, both in industry and in national and regional funding public agencies. Jacques is currently the Chairman of Celtic-Plus, and a member of the Board of Directors of the 5G Infrastructure Association. He is also a member of the Steering Board of the NetWorld2020 European Technology Platform, as well as the Chair of the FIWARE Mundus Committee.
Caroline Bedran is working as a Director for InterInnov. Caroline has more than 30 years experience of Industry, with an education in electrical engineering, initially involved in R&D&I activities around semiconductors and their applications. In her career she evolved to a managerial role, securing R&D&I funding and building up a strong experience in cooperative R&D and European projects. She has been involved in many EC or EUREKA projects as well as national programmes in several European countries. She has a good understanding of industrial strategies and major challenges of the Digital Economy, e.g. Smart Cities, Smart Home, IoT,Security, Healthcare, Environment and Energy. She is used to international cooperation, managing projects distributed in several locations in a multi-disciplinary and international environment. She has been Director of Strategy and Partnerships for over 10 years in Industry, in charge of external relations with Partners and Public Authorities.
Giulia Pastor is working as a Consultant for InterInnov. She has been working on the INFINITY, XIFI, FI-LINKS and Euro-5G projects, on matters related to community building and stakeholders’ engagement, as well as training sessions. Giulia is also dealing with financial and administrative issues within InterInnov. Before joining InterInnov, Giulia worked as a Junior Consultant in an SME involved in the management and dissemination of European FP7 projects. She holds a Master's degree in European Studies from the University of La Sorbonne and a degree in Political Sciences and International Relations.
Géraldine Quetin is working as a Senior Consultant for InterInnov. She has been working in projets related to the FIRE initiative (Future Internet Research & Experimentation) as well as the WeHubs project on women entrepreneurship. Geraldine has been involved for more than 15 years in the incubation industry. She started an incubator in Paris, ran another one in Sophia Antipolis in France, and managed a start-up programme in the US. She is a former Board Member of the French and European (EBN) Incubators Network. She also teaches entrepreneurship in Universities and Research Centers for PhDs and master degree students. Geraldine graduated with a Master's Degree in Innovation and Technologies Management from Paris-Dauphine.
Timo Lahnalampi Timo Lahnalampi is working as a Senior Consultant for InterInnov. He has been working mainly on projects such as XIFI, FI-LINKS and Euro-5G projects, on matters related to business models, business roadmapping, community building and sustainability models. Timo has over 20 years wide experience in high-tech consumer/mobile industry in Nokia corporation between years 1987-2009 including technical R&D, product development, project/product management, business development, marketing and sales in consumer electronics, telecom devices and mobile Internet & video services. Before joining InterInnov, he was the project coordinator in the Celtic/NetLab project and was also involved in the European Commission funded FP7/FIRE STATION project..