John Boland
Chief Executive
John Boland is Chief Executive of HEAnet, Ireland's National Education & Research Network.

He was appointed in October 1997 following HEAnet’s incorporation as a limited company on behalf of the Higher Education Sector.

Prior to 1997 he worked as Systems and Networks Manager in the Computer Services Department of Dublin City University.

John also worked in industry for a number of years, for international companies including Marconi Communications Systems in the UK, Motorola Information Systems in the UK and the US and Westinghouse in Australia.

He holds a B. E. in electronic engineering from University College Dublin.

John represents HEAnet at the GÉANT General Assembly – a collaboration between the European National Research Networks and the European Commission, delivering advanced pan-European research and education networking.

HEAnet - Empowering the digital journey

Plenary Speakers:
Anna Wilson - HEAnet
Glenn Wearen - HEAnet
John Boland - HEAnet
Jon Holgate - University of Cambridge
Liam Kennedy - HEAnet

Parallel A:
Dr Kevin O'Rourke - National Forum T&L
Dr Terry Maguire - National Forum T&L
John Cox - NUIG
Sean Towns - Dell
Steve Mulhearn - Fortinet

Parallel C:
Robert Allen - Unity Technology Sol...

Parallel D: Workshop Area

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