Progilon has provided strategic consultancy to Panasonic System Networks (Japan), Panasonic Corporate R&D (Japan), devolo (Germany), Schneider Electric (France) and other European and U.S. companies.
Chair of the IEEE-SA Standards Board (2016-2018)
The IEEE-SA Standards Board (SASB) oversees the development and revision of IEEE standards. 20,000 standards developers worldwide, 650+ standards under development, 1,250+ active standards.
Member of the IEEE-SA Board of Governors (since 2016)
The Board of Governors (BOG) directs the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) - establishing policy, providing financial oversight, and conducting standards-related activities within IEEE technological fields.
Founding Chair of the IEEE 1901 Working Group (2005-2015)
IEEE Std 1901-2010, Standard for Broadband over Power Line Networks: Medium Access Control and Physical Layer Specifications.
1,580 pages standard developed by 350 individuals of 90+ companies from Europe, U.S. and Japan. 3,000+ documents on the working group server.
Founding Convenor of the IEC CISPR/I PLT Project Team (2005-2010)
Standard for Electromagnetic Compatibility of Broadband over Power Lines (BPL) equipment.
The final draft standard developed by the IEC CISPR/I PLT Project Team was approved in CENELEC as harmonized standard EN 50561-1 in 2013.
Member of the HomePlug Alliance Technical Evaluation Group that selected the technology for HomePlug AV (2004)
Member of UTE and AFNOR French mirror committees of IEC, CEN and CENELEC groups
Jean-Philippe Faure has received the IEEE-SA Standards Medallion in 2014.
The Standards Medallion is awarded for major contributions to the development of standards. Examples include but are not limited to the following:
- Leadership in standardization of new technologies
- Assuring achievement of standards development goals
- Identifying opportunities to better serve the needs of standards users
- Other contributions viewed as deserving of such recognition