Philippe Hanset, ANYROAM LLC

IMG_4255.JPGPhilippe Hanset is the founder of ANYROAM LLC, a company that provides Wi-Fi roaming service for the research and education community called eduroam. Users from eduroam-enabled schools can join Wi-Fi networks using their school’s credentials at other eduroam-enabled schools, securely and instantly using industry standard technologies available in all Wi-Fi equipments and in all user devices. ANYROAM LLC wants to expand beyond campuses and standardize access to existing public Wi-Fi networks in restaurants, hospitals, coffee shops, etc. with no cost to Wi-Fi providers. This will bring a better experience for users and a better experience for Wi-Fi providers. Users will be charged an annual micro payment ($2-$3), ensuring that Wi-Fi access is secure, simple and well controlled.