Dr. Jon Soldatos has played a leading role in the successful delivery of more than fifty (50) (commercial-industrial, research and consulting) projects, for both private & public sector organizations, incl. some complex integrated projects. He has had a leading role in attracting more than 15 million Euro (15 M€) funding & grants in the scope of competitive procedures towards funding more than forty (40) innovative R&D projects and business plans in the fields of information technology and healthcare. he is co-founder of the open source platforms OpenIoT (https://github.com/OpenIotOrg/openiot) and AspireRFID (http://wiki.aspire.ow2.org). He has published more than 150 articles in international journals, books and conference proceedings. He has also significant academic teaching experience, along with experience in executive education and corporate training.