Biography      


WACLAW FERENS M.ARCH, BACS

ACHIEVEMENTS:

  • Computer technology related:
  • 2021  E-learning type game development (tests user knowledge of Block and Interlocking railway signals) for VIA RAIL Canada. Application specification, architecture and then development using AngularJs, XCode + Cordova. Game was developed for two languages and was deployed on IPADs (iOS15 -> ipa's) via AirWatch distribution/management system.
  • 2010  Developed frontEnd part of the online ecommerce type application that won SIA '2010 Summit. Creative Award in the Web portal category, for Walt Disney Studios Disney Blu-ray Upgrade program:
    https://disneyupgradetoblu.com/blu_ray/index.html
  • 2006  Developed www.ymcagta.org site that won American YMCA Development Organization award for the best YMCA corporate site.
  • 2004  Participated in development of Egyptian Culture web site www.eternalegypt.org - multimedia viewer. Award: The best 2004 site in the Museum site type category and Macromedia site of the week.
  • 2001  Applied Arts Magazine - Awards Annual - award in New Media - 3D Graphics category for series of 3D animations showcasing the new Centre for IBM e-business.
  • 1998  Development of Electronic Child's Health Network Best New Consumer Online Product in Health / Medical Category
  • Architecture related:
  • 1990  Participation in Housing on Toronto's Main Streets - Architectural Design Competition.
  • 1987  The Second International Biennale of Architecture - Cracow. The Architecture of Cracow's Salwator - Main Companion Award.
  • 1985  First Honorable Mention in competition for a concept of reconstruction of the historic City Hall of Glubczyce.

SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE:

  • 2013 - 2022 Prospero Learning Solutions - a division of GP Strategies, Senior Front-End Developer
  • 2011 - 2012 CGI, Consultant.
  • 2009 - 2010 ClickNow, Toronto, Applications developer Flex/AS3/Flash.
  • 1996 - 2009 IBM Canada, Toronto, Innovation Centre, Applications and Web development, 3D animations.
  • 1989 - 1990 Web Zerafa Menkes Housden Partnership - University Campus, Toronto, Ontario, Member of architectural design team.
  • 1981 - 1987 Design Office "INVESTPROJECT" Opole, Design Architect.

FORMAL EDUCATION:

  • BA, Degree in Computer Science, York University, Toronto.
  • Masters Degree in Architecture, Technical University, Wroclaw.