Sergey Igorevich Balandin, General Chair

General Information:

Name: Sergey Igorevich Balandin
Sex: male
Birthday: 10th May 1977
Hometown: Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Affiliation: FRUCT
CV: download


Current location: Helsinki, Finland
Skype: sergeybalandin77

Higher Education:

Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences
Master of Science, 28.08.2009—26.10.2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
St-Petersburg State Electrotechnical University
Philosophy Doctor, 01.06.2000—17.06.2003
Automation in Telecommunications
Lappeenranta University of Technology
Master of Science, 01.01.1999—21.12.2000
Information Technology and Telecommunications
St-Petersburg State Electrotechnical University
Master of Science, 01.09.1994—29.02.2000
Computer Sciences and Engineering


Tampere University of Technology
Adjunct Professor, since 01.11.2010
Nokia Research Center
Principal Scientist, leader of Nokia University cooperation in Russia and CIS, 30.03.2000—20.02.2011

FRUCT Working Groups:

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FRUCT Projects:

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Scientific Interests:

  • Open Innovations, mHealth, Internet of Things, Smart spaces, embedded networks, routing and resource management, load balancing