John James O'REILLY

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1946-12-01
Education Sacred Heart Coll Droitwich, Brunel Univ (BTech, DSc), Univ of Essex (PhD)
Books & Publications
Recreations music, theatre, cooking
Clubs N/A
Style Sir John O'Reilly, FREng, FLSW
Career Ultra Electronics Ltd 1969-72, sr lectr Univ of Essex 1972-85, researcher PO Res Centre 1978-79, prof of electronic engrg and head of dept Univ of Wales at Bangor 1985-93, princ research fell BT Laboratories 1993-94, chair of telecommunications UCL 1994-2001, head Dept of Electronic and Electrical Engrg UCL 1997-2001, chief exec EPSRC 2001-06, vice-chllr Cranfield Univ 2006-13, DG knowledge and innovation Dept for Business, Innovation and Skills 2013-; chief exec/dep chm IDB Ltd 1985-94, chm Cast Ltd 2005-07; chm UK Network Interoperability Consultative Ctee 1996-2008, chm NICC Standards Ltd 2008-; memb Oftel Tech Experts Advsy Gp 1996-2003, chm SERC Communications and Distributed Systems Ctee, memb SERC/DTI Info Technol Advsy Bd 1991-94, memb OST ITEC Tecnol Foresight Panel 1994-99, memb Technol Strategy Bd DTI 2004-06; IEE: memb Cncl 1998-2007, chm Electronics and Communications Div 1999-2000 (dep chm 1998-99), memb Bd of Tstees 2001-05, vice-pres 2001-02, dep pres 2002-04, pres 2004-05; memb Cncl Royal Acad of Engrg 2000-03 and 2008-; dir ERA Fndn 2008-; hon fell: Univ of Wales Bangor, UCL 2008; Hon DUniv Essex; foreign memb: Acad Hassan II des Scis and Techniques, Acad das Crêncis de Lisboa 2008; CEng, Hon FIET 2011 (FIEE 1988, MIEE 1983), FREng 1993, Hon FIChemE 2004, FLSW 2011
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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