Foundation Board

Laura Tocmacov

Laura Tocmacov

co-founder and managing director

Specialized in professional disruption caused by Artificial Intelligence and robotization, Laura has been involved in employability for more than 20 years:

  • With individuals and career transitions
  • To companies in organizational and strategic thinking aligned with a sustainable vision and mission
  • To organizations by supporting the societal impact

It considers that the displacement and disappearance of massive jobs, which will be one of the realities of AI’s technological evolution, to be the greatest societal challenge of the next 30 years.

Timothy O'Hear

Timothy O'Hear

Co-founder and Chairman of the Foundation Board

Expert in Artificial Intelligence and digital innovations, this EPFL engineer creates his first company during his studies. He then developed a business management software and launched Revelate SA. It integrates a series of AI-driven components to simplify and automate multiple aspects of business management.

The challenges of the place of people and work in a society augmented by the power of machines lead him to become involved in the ImpactIA Foundation.

An amateur of contemporary dance, he created the “DAI”AI, a robot dancer and interpreter in partnership with the Immobilité company Foofwa, which he chairs.

François Yung

François Yung

board member

Trained in sociology and didactics, François Jung is a specialist in adult education. He provides training for trainers as part of the Swiss Federal Certificate in www.formations.ch, which he co-created, as well as the DAS at the University of Geneva. He has been leading teams of specialists in the field of skills development for nearly 30 years. Among his passions, two themes that upset and are nevertheless essential to the future of companies: the real quality approach and the question of employability. He is also the founder of idEE- Léman (www.ideeleman.ch) and director of Synact (www.synact.org)