Christian Legare, executive VP and CTO, joined Micrium as vice president in 2002. Previously, he spent 22 years in the telecom industry as an executive in such large-scale organizations as Teleglobe Canada and in engineering and R&D startups. He was in charge of an Internet Protocol (IP) certification program at the International Institute of Telecom (IIT) in Montreal, Canada. He is a regular speaker at the Embedded Systems Conferences in Boston and Silicon Valley and has published several articles on embedded systems. He holds a BSEE and MSEE from the University of Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada. He can be reached at [email protected].