Smart, Leonard - CEI-Europe

Smart, Leonard

Telematix Institute, Burnaby BC, Canada.

Mr. Smart has over thirty years of professional experience in telecommunications and computing technology. Through most of his career, he has specialized in the application of telecommunications technology to business and industrial computing applications.

Mr. Smart has been responsible for technical designs, project management and budget control for a number of large energy-related projects in Canada and overseas. He managed key data communications planning and design projects for the Saudi ARAMCO, including performance and reliability features of these activities.

He held responsibility for the design and provisioning of communications services for a Northern Canada oil pipeline system, supporting all aspects of planning and procurement of telecommunications services, specifically including operational supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems.

Mr. Smart has established a widely respected reputation as a consultant to industry and government clients in context of business data network design, strategic analysis, detailed requirements specification and reengineering initiatives. He has acted as project leader for a number of key projects, including a national weather service data collection infrastructure design, a multi-vendor open architecture enterprise network design for a Fortune 500 company, and a regional mobile radio-based data network for a law enforcement application.

Since his first encounter with a consulting assignment that gave him opportunity to teach a professional training course in 1983, he has increasingly focused his career on this role as a personal priority. He is in high demand as a uniquely experienced presenter, having successfully delivered in excess of 500 Internet Architecture (TCP/IP), Data Networking, Mobile Computing, Network Security, Broadband Cable and SCADA Technology training courses in some 20 countries world-wide.

Mr. Smart is a registered Professional Engineer in the Province of British Columbia, and a member of the IEEE.

Mr. Smart has been a member of the CEI-Europe Faculty since 1998.

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