Francis Bordeleau [Ericsson]
Francis Bordeleau is Product Manager in the Software Development group at Ericsson. His main areas of responsibilities include model-based engineering and modeling tools. In this role, he is responsible for defining product specification and roadmap, developing business cases, managing budget, managing open source initiatives, and collaborating with other companies, researchers, and academia.
Francis has over 20 years of experience in MBE and software engineering; researching, working, consulting, and collaborating with numerous companies worldwide. Prior to joining Ericsson in May 2013, Francis was the Founder and CEO of Zeligsoft, a provider of domain specific Model Based Engineering (MBE) tooling solutions for distributed real-time embedded systems. He was also Director of Tooling Business for PrismTech, a leading provider of middleware products for distributed real-time embedded systems. Prior to founding Zeligsoft in 2002, he was an Assistant Professor at the School of Computer Science at Carleton University.
Francis holds a B.Sc. in Mathematics from University of Montreal, a Bachelor of Computer Science from University of Quebec (UQO), and a Master in Computer Science and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Carleton University.