Professor Daniel Kofman

Director of the LINCS
Telecom ParisTech

Address: 23 Avenue d’Italie, Paris, France        
Tel: +33 1 45 81 80 98
E-mail: daniel.kofman at



Information and Communication Technologies for Verticals
Address: Avenida Italia 6201, Montevideo, Uruguay.
E-mail: daniel.kofman at






Main Professional Activities


·      Professor at Telecom ParisTech / Institut Mines-Telecom. 

·   Co-founder and Director of the LINCS, a joint laboratory on Future Communications jointly founded by Institut Mines-Telecom, INRIA, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Nokia and SystemX 

·   Co-founder and CEO of ICT4V, a Technology Center founded for leveraging the opportunities of ICT as a major driver of innovation in all vertical sectors. ICT4V is organized as an open partnership, composed today of 9 enterprises, 5 universities and research centers, and 2 national agencies. Its hub is located in Montevideo and the Center is developing collaboration with different organizations in Latin America, Europe and the USA.

·   Member of the Scientific Committee of the French Parliament (OPECST)

·   Expert for various national and international institutions (European Commission, French Ministries, etc.) 

·   Expert and consultant for various companies (Service Providers, Equipment Manufacturers, Capital ventures)

·   Cofounder of two technological start-up

·   Former CTO of Rad data Communications

·  Former Co-founder, Chairman of the Steering Board and Scientific Coordinator of the European Network of Excellence « Euro-NGI » (59 partners from academy and industry from 18 countries, more the 200 researchers) and of its successors Euro-FGI and Euro-NF.  

·   Former President of the Experts Committee of the ANR (French National Research Agency) division in charge of Future Networks and Services.