Sally A. Applin is a Ph.D. Candidate at the University of Kent at Canterbury, UK, in the Centre for Social Anthropology and Computing (CSAC), where she is researching the impact of technology on culture, and the consequent inverse: specifically...
Roy is an executive and entrepreneur who has more than twenty years experience in software, internet and telecom.
As an early Internet evangelist, Roy was always passionate about the vision and promise of Internet of Things where “things” and people are seamlessly collaborating. He led many IT projects involving man-machine interactions and helped companies transform their activities into the digital world.
Most recently he was Vice President for Global Accounts and Strategic Alliances in Comverse (NASDQ:CMVT), a leader in software solutions for the telecom industry. His background includes prominent management, project leadership and senior sales positions in Amdocs (NYSE:DOX) and EDS. He also co-founded Rosenet, which was named one of the top internet eBusiness consulting firms in Israel.
Roy holds an MBA from ESCP / École Supérieure de Commerce de Paris and attended the INSEAD business school executive program on leadership.