Bob Jones

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27 Oct 2019

Bob Jones

Executive Board Role: 
Sustainability WG Rapporteur
Professional Title: 
Senior member of the scientific staff

Bob Jones is a senior member of the scientific staff at CERN and a leader of the Helix Nebula initiative, a public private partnership to explore the use of commercial cloud services for big data science applications. He is the coordinator for the HNSciCloud Horizon 2020 Pre-Commercial Procurement project which is procuring innovative cloud services to establish a cloud platform for the European research community and contributing the European Open Science Cloud.
His experience in the distributed computing arena includes mandates as the technical director and then project director of the EGEE projects (2004-2010) which led to the creation of EGI.