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Hello, I'm helping school boards and teachers deliver entrepreneurship education and setting a growth mindset. More info at http://Prepr.org
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Good read: what makes an industrial revolution -the underlying factors sustaining today's unicorns
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Careers opportunities in high tech for engineers (and others). Here are the slides I shared at the City of Toronto Career Forum:  http://www.slideshare.net/marclijour/building-your-future-in-high-tech-city-of-torontos-engineering-career-forum-2015
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Small business looking to digitize your processes, check out Odoo. SFL can help you accelerate innovation and save $$
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Most big data will be processed at the edge of the network
Cisco CEO John T. Chambers talks about how businesses can analyze the big data gathered by the internet of things. He speaks with WSJ’s Senior Deputy Technology Editor Scott Thurm at the CIO Network in San Diego, Calif.
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The province of British Columbia started out with a vision over 10 years ago to have "one student record, stored in one location, accessed by all authorized users." And all but four districts in the province, and many independent schools, followed this vision by adopting BCeSIS as their core student information system. Now, after eight years in production, the system will be discontinued by the vendor in 2015, which means all districts will be fo...
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I found that by chance as I'm doing due diligence for a R&D project. We're building something similar with an open source ERP (Odoo). It should bring even more integration and cost savings. Everyone interested drop me a line. Merry Christmas! Feliz Navidad! Joyeux noël!
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Better education could lead to 3.5% increase in GDP
by Andreas Schleicher Director, Directorate for Education and Skills Knowledge capital and economic growth rates across countries* Next week, UNESCO will convene the world’s educational leaders in Incheon to...
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Cisco in 15 slides
Take a look at the Corporate Overview Presentation for more information on Cisco.
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The internet of Everything, makes sense
 
Super-interesting. I am fascinated by the possibilities.
Tricky? Sure. But it would transform the net into a universal “source of truth.”
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Summary:From flipped classrooms to online learning, what ed tech trends should we watch out for in the next year?
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  • CFORP
    Supervisory Officer Certification (school board), present
  • Ryerson University
    Computer Science
  • Ryerson University
    MBA, 2011
  • Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris 6)
    Mathématiques, 1989 - 1992
  • IUFM de Créteil
    Teacher Certification, 1992 - 1994
  • CIO Summit
    IT Executive Leadership Program, 2011 - 2011
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Making technology and policy serve people better.
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Director, Toronto Office
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strategy, innovation, collaboration, free software
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  • Savoir-faire Linux
    Director, Toronto Office, 2015 - present
    Marc Lijour is Director of Savoir-faire Linux - Toronto. Focusing on Innovation, Marc worked on Cisco Education's strategy, while helping organizations digitize their processes. He spent seven years as a proud Ontario public servant, crafting policy on the role of technology in K-12 and government, procuring cloud-based software, and promoting collaborative development, including Free/Libre Open Source Software.
  • Cisco Systems, Inc.
    Director, Education, 2013 - 2015
    Making amazing education happen! I was responsible for business development in Canada and world-wide Cisco Education Strategy.
  • Ontario Public Service
    Education Officer, 2006 - 2013
    Leading tech and next generation education initiative to improve student success.
  • Tomorrow's Ontario Public Service
    Provincial I&IT Lead, 2011 - 2013
    Pushed the innovation envelop of this not-for-profit organization by agilizing the culture, setting high goals, and energizing volunteers. 20-30 volunteers worked on 5-7 IT projects, such as a semi-public event involving highly ranked officials, cloud-based collaboration suite, and mobile app development.
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Paris - Porto - Guadalajara - Mexico - Moret-sur-Loing
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