Hana Továrková, CTU Council Chair
Mrs. Továrková was born on 24 January 1975 in Prague. She graduated from the Faculty of Law at the Masaryk University in major Law and legal science and from the Faculty of Business and Management at the Brno University of Technology in major Corporate finances. Since 2009 she worked as an advocate at Továrek, Horký and partners. She was also a board of directors’ member and chair of IT and Telecommunication Section at the Czech Chamber of Commerce.
In a long term, she aims to promote the development of telecommunication sector by pushing through acts facilitating network deployment or by supporting active absorption of grants. She helped to unify opinions of associations and companies acting on the electronic communication market, under the auspices of the Platform for high-speed Internet development, to which she has been a chair for 4 years.
Her hobbies are dancing, playing golf and traveling.
In November 2019, the government appointed her a CTU Council member for a 5-years term. In January 2020, the government appointed her CTU Council Chair .
Jiří Peterka, CTU Council Member
Mr. Jiří Peterka was born on 14 January 1958 in Prague. He graduated in Electronic Computers at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the Czech Technical University in Prague, and in Computer Science at the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of the Charles University in Prague. Since completion of his studies he remained an active lecturer at the latter and specialises in computer networks and Internet technologies.
Until 1996 he worked as a senior consultant in computer networks and telecommunications at DCIT, Prague. Later, he became an independent expert and journalist, focusing on telecommunications, the Internet, e-Government, information society and technology in general.
He is also active in the area of electronic (digital) signatures, and in 2011 authored a book named „The Wonderful World of Electronic Signatures“.
His hobbies include writing about modern technologies. He is a fan of early Internet history and takes care of his Museum of the Czech Internet (at www.muzeuminternetu.cz). He is happily married and has two adult children.
In June 2015 he was appointed CTU Council member by the Government of the Czech Republic until 2020. As of 8 June 2020, the government extended his mandate for another 5 years term.
Josef Chomyn, CTU Council Member
Mr. Josef Chomyn was born on 7 May 1974 in Chomutov. He graduated in Computer Science at the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of the Charles University, Prague. Till now, he has worked as a business manager in Stream Circle a.s. At the same time, he served 17 years in the management of the association NIX.CZ z.s.p.o., from that 15 years as a Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Previously, he worked in various positions as an internet specialist, network and data Communications consultant, network planning manager, or as a technical director. Later, he led the electronic communications section in the company ČD - Telematika a.s.
In the long term, he is interested in Internet, data networks and telecommunication issues.
His hobbies include bouldering and cycling. He also likes travelling, cooking and enjoying Belgian beer. He is married and has one daughter.
In June 2017 he was appointed a CTU Council Member by the Government of the Czech Republic until 2022.
Lukáš Zelený, CTU Council Member
Mr. Lukáš Zelený was born on 14 October 1987. He graduated at the Faculty of Law at the Charles University. Since completion of his studies he remained an active lecturer at the Charles University, as well as at the University of Economics. Until recently he worked as a Executive of Legal Department of consumer association dTest. He is a Chairman of the Consumer Consultative Committee of the Ministry of Industry and Trade and a Member of Interministerial Working Group for Pritorities of Consumer Policy for Years 2015-2020.
He is interested in consumer protection, mainly distance contracts.
In june 2019 he was appointed a CTU Council Member by the Government of the Czech Republic until 2024.
Marek Ebert, CTU Council Member
Mr. Marek Ebert was born on 25 November 1963.
He graduated from the University of Transport and Communications in Žilina (now the University of Žilina). His major was operation and economics of communications.
Mr. Marek Ebert has been working at CTU since 1993, when CTU was still a part of the former Ministry of Economy. Initially, he worked as Head of Department for North Bohemian Region, since 2001 he held a post of Director of Department for Regulation of Telecommunications Networks and Services, and since 2007 he is the Director of Regulation Section.
For a long time, he has been interested in effective tools to promote competition and technological innovation on the telecommunication market.
His hobbies include recreation sport and spending time at his cottage. He also enjoys travelling.
As of 1 April 2020, he has been appointed CTU Council Member by the government with a term until 2025.