Ian Lawrence is a founder member of the Ubuntu Brazil community and a member of the Open Web Foundation which is an independent non-profit dedicated to the development and protection of open, non-proprietary specifications for web technologies....
Throughout his career, Sylvain, who is economist by education, has worked at the crossroads of economics, society, culture & technology. As an early Internet evangelist, he has been advising governments & companies on strategies for the networked society.
After having spent some time in the User Experience Design community, he then started to be involved and interested in strategic planning, innovation management, service design & design thinking, social & public sector innovation, social technologies and the future of work. He occasionally speaks at international conferences on a variety of topics.
Sylvain is an independant consultant & entrepreneur and lives and works mainly in Luxembourg and partly in Berlin.