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Laurent Liscia

Laurent Liscia. PhD

Executive Director

OASIS (Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards)

email: laurent.liscia [at]

Laurent Liscia provides leadership, operational oversight, and strategic vision for OASIS, the not-for-profit consortium that drives the development, convergence and adoption of open standards for the global information society. He represents OASIS in the international arena, serving as an advocate for open standards in matters of policy and adoption. Laurent also develops new opportunities to extend the breadth and depth of future OASIS work. Prior to joining OASIS, he co-founded several Web-related companies, including Traackr and Webmotion. Laurent served as a Media Attaché for French Foreign Affairs and has worked in France, Canada, Italy, Ecuador, Morocco and the United States. He holds a doctorate from the Sorbonne University and speaks English, French, Italian, and Spanish. Laurent is based in San Francisco.

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