Francisco da Silva

Francisco da Silva works for Huawei Technologies Sweden as Senior Councillor for Standardisation and Technical Regulation. He is a member of ETSI the Board. He is co-leader of Board strategy group for IoT, with an emphasis on the Smart Appliances ontology project. He has recently been engaged in presentations on the Smart Appliances topic outside Europe such as in the joint ICT EU-India Initiative and in the Global Standards Collaboration activity (GSC is the joint organization of Standards Development Organizations from China, Korea, EU, India, Japan and US and ITU, IEC, ISO and IEEE).

He participates as ETSI in oneM2M Steering Committee and in its Technical Plenary as Huawei representative and also of ETSI Smart M2M. Francisco has previously been Chairman of ETSI Board and of its General Assembly, as well as Chairman of the Joints Presidents Group of the European Standards Organisations (CEN, CENELEC and ETSI). He has been in the last six years also a representative of Huawei to the GeSI – Global eSustainability Initiative.