ORG RNP TitleBIOMichael Stanton is Director of Research and Development of RNP, the Brazilian national research and education network. In this capacity he coordinates activities related to the development of new services, the continued renewal of an Advanced Internet, and support for experimental Future Internet research. These activities involve extensive collaboration with the Brazilian networking research community, and very frequently with international partners through formal or informal collaborations. In 2012, he became a member of the Internet2 CTO's Program Advisory Group.
Michael has also worked for more than forty years as a professor in graduate programs in Computer Science and Networking, and is currently at the Computing Institute of the Universidade Federal Fluminense. He holds a BA and PhD in mathematics from the University of Cambridge, England.