ETLx Keynote Contributors

For the Engineering Team Leader Exchanges that have a theme, an invited speaker kicks off proceedings with a brief, fact-packed keynote. Here are short biographies of these inspiring people …

Marco Carilli

  • Affiliated to the ITG group, I provide Management Consulting and Interim Management services to innovation-driven sectors of the global economy, particularly in electronics.
  • My specialty is the facilitation of strategic decisions and I bring a rigorous decision-making process, powerful risk modeling techniques and quantitative analysis tools to the job.
  • Having held director level positions in multiple divisions of STMicroelectronics over a period of 27 years, I have a deep understanding of business dynamics in global organisations and extensive experience of strategic planning.
  • I am also a Jazz pianist, when time allows!
Séverine Hessel from Iconda Solutions

Lynne Cooper

  • As an Accredited Master Executive Coach I support leaders and senior teams to improve performance, develop leadership capability, extend influence and maximise impact.
  • Following a career in marketing and communications, I began coaching 20 years ago. I have contributed to the development of professional standards in the UK through training and supervising coaches and spending some years as Head of Standards & Accreditation at the Association for Coaching, UK.
  • As a pioneer in the use of Clean Language approaches in organisations I co-developed The Five-Minute Coach, a fast-to-learn and easy-to-use approach to performance improvement for engineering and business leaders.
  • My books include the Five-Minute Coachand Business NLP for Dummies.
Séverine Hessel from Iconda Solutions

Jean-François Hugues

  • Innovation coach and consultant, I help companies and organisations to clarify and define new strategies and solutions
  • I am a strong believer on the virtue of optimism and my approach is to focus on the «human inside» the engineers and executive who I work with
  • I help them to put strategies in place:
    • Through co-emergence of creative solutions (collective intelligence)
    • Through team dynamics coaching and training
    • Through innovation and creativity processes coaching, training and consulting
  • An engineer for many years, I have a strong foundation of scientific and technology knowledge. I am also a certified coach (HEC Paris,  executive coaching Cesa 2), …
  • … and I develop my creativity through rock carving, painting and calligraphy.
Séverine Hessel from Iconda Solutions

Matteo Mazzeri

  • I am Matteo Mazzeri, co-founder of Free software/philosophy & advocate.

  • After several years as a software engineer always at the crossroads of disciplines cultures and experiences, I started organising conferences, barcamps and un-conferences to break barriers and bring people together to face and solve the challenges of the digital age.

  • Now I facilitate agility and collaboration in organisations and administrations and counsel on tooling the continuous change of the digital age.

  • I publish some articles here and twits here and love to share experiences as a speaker.

Séverine Hessel from Iconda Solutions