Francis Bordeleau

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Name:Francis Bordeleau

Francis Bordeleau is professor at École de Technologie Supérieure (ETS) in Montreal. He is also co-Founder and President of Cmind ( and Chairman of the Eclipse Papyrus Industry Consortium (IC). He has over 25 years of experience in software and model-based engineering (MBE); researching, working, consulting, and collaborating with companies worldwide. Prior to joining ETS and co-founding Cmind, he was Product Manager of SW Development at Ericsson (2013-2017), where his main areas of responsibilities included MBE and modeling tools. In this role, he was responsible for defining product specification and roadmap, developing business cases, managing budget, managing open source initiatives, managing research projects, and collaborating with other end-user organizations, suppliers, and research/academia. Prior to Ericsson, he was Founder and CEO of Zeligsoft (2003-2013); Director of Tooling Business for PrismTech (2010-2013); and Assistant Professor at the School of Computer Science of Carleton University (1997-2006).

Francis holds a B.Sc. in Mathematics from University of Montreal, a Bachelor of Computer Science from University of Quebec (UQO), and a Master in Computer Science and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Carleton University.

Affiliation:École de Technologie Supérieure (ETS)
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Research interests:Software engineering, model-based engineering, DevOps, open source


MODELS 2021 Organizer in DevOps@Models 2021 within the Workshops-track
Organizer in ModDiT’21 within the Workshops-track
MODELS 2020 Session Chair of B1-Systems Engineering I (part of Technical Track)
Committee Member in Program Committee within the Doctoral Symposium-track
Sponsor chair in Organizing Committee
Committee Member in PC - Practice and Innovation Track within the Technical Track-track
OSS 2019 General Chair in Organizing Committee
Session Chair of Panel (part of OSS 2019 Panel)
ICSE 2019 Sponsorship Chair in Organizing Committee