CV of Erik Lönroth
Erik Lönroth, 1978
M.Sc. Computer Science (C) – Linköpings Tekniska Högskola
High school, Technical – Södertälje
Companies Founded/Ownership Engagements
2018 – Lonroth, LLC – R&D, computer science.
2017 – CIO, ImpactVision LLC (FoodTech, HyperSpectral Imaging)
2017 – Board member, Foodview AB, Foodtech & image analytics consultancy
1996 – Founder, ET computer – IT retailing & consultancy, Sweden
Selected Current professional and angel positions
Advisory – Lonroth LLC, Delaware
CIO – ImpactVision LLC, Silicon Valley, USA
Technology Lead for High Performance Computing – Scania CV (Sweden)
Chairman Open Source Forum – Scania CV (Sweden)
Infrastructure Architect – Scania Infrastructure
Board member – Open Source Sweden (Sweden)
Professional advisor – LIM-IT research project.
Selected Professional Accomplishments of Erik Lönroth
2018 – CTO, Omnivector Solutions, PL/OR
2017 – Landmark – Engineering the 12:th datacenter size HPC cluster for Scania.
2017-2018 – Customer advisory board – GitHub (Sweden)
2016 – Founded – “Open Source Forum” at ScaniaIT and introduced company wide Open Source strategy.
2005 – Achievement – Scanias first professional HPC cluster based on open source Rocks Clusters.
2004 – Academic – Tutoring artificial intelligence Technical University of Linköping (LiTH)
Current Active Technologies
- Robotics (ROS), microcontrollers, sensor systems
- Machine Learning, and its applications.
- Private Cloud development and deployment using openStack, JUJU, MAAS
- Computer Imaging – openCV, Hyper Spectral Imaging
- Linux everything
- Networking, ipv4, ipv6
- Programming (python,java,c,c++,perl etc.)
- Artistic design using Blender
- CMS programming in Django
Selected Social, Professional, NGO Organizations
2017-2019 – Board member – PORTEN. Channeling local citizens activities and relations with government.
2017 – Organizer – Burning Man European Leadership Summit – Stockholm
2013 – Chairman – Local Stockholm Pirate Party driving issues for Internet freedom, privacy and cultural enrichment.
Selected Awards and Honors
2013 – Award – Swedish IT Architect of the year IDG.
1995 – Award – Price from the King of Sweden for young authors against racism, Stockholm.
Selected Keynotes and Lectures
2019 – Fundamentals of cloud and their impact on open source software development – Stockholm/Sweden
2018 – Designing and building dynamic, hyperconverged HPC clusters – HLSR/Germany
2017 – Robot Operating System Lecturing and Motor Control – Tumba/Sweden
2015 – Keynote on High Performance Computing in automotive – PRACE/Barcelona
2014 – Keynote on High Performance Computing in automotive – EMEA/Barcelona
Selected Open Source projects and participation
2018 – Development and infrastructure – Juju
2017 – Board member – Open Source Sweden
2016 – Networking – IPv6 flamethrower
2016 – Robotics – Prototyping autonomous ROS robots
2013 – Development – Bitcoin E-commerce
Selected Papers, Articles and Chapters
Open Source Systems: Towards Robust Practices: 13th IFIP WG 2.13
- pMCMC use case for comparison between Spark and MPI
- Master Thesis HGVbase – A database engine to search genetic variations SNP. Karolinska Institutet (2005)
- Design and Implementation of a Database API for Genetic Variations, LITH-IDA-EX–04/043–SE 2014