FCC Announces Members of Technical Advisory Council
WASHINGTON: The Federal Communications Commission has announced the membership of its new Technical Advisory Council. The formation of the council was announced at the commission’s regular monthly meeting last week. Tom Wheeler, former head of the wireless industry lobby and now a private equity investor, was named chairman.
Members include individuals from a broad range of industry sectors:
, president of Visual Link Internet, Lc, representing Virginia ISP Association and West Virginia Broadband Cooperative.
, president of Bright House Networks, representing Bright House Networks.
, advisory director for General Atlantic, representing General Atlantic
, vice president and chief Internet evangelist of Google, representing Google.
, visiting scientist at MIT’s Communication & Network Group, Research Laboratory of Electronics, representing the Wireless Innovation Forum.
, adjunct professor in the Computer Science and Engineering Department at U.C. at San Diego, representing the Cooperative Association for Internet Data Analysis.
, senior research scientist at MIT’s Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science serving as special government employee.
, senior vice president of Science and Technology for the National Association of Broadcasters, representing the NAB.
, vice president and chief technical officer for Loral Space and Communications, representing Loral.
, director of AT&T’s Core & Government/Regulatory Standards, chief technology officer of its Strategic Standards, representing AT&T.
, managing director and CTO for 2M Companies, representing 2M.
, board member of the Vermont Telecommunications Authority, State of Vermont, representing the governor of Vermont.
, senior vice president of Infrastructure and Operations for National Engineering and Technical Operations at Comcast, representing Comcast.
, managing director of Hummer Winblad Venture Partners, representing Hummer Winblad Venture Partners.
, board member of Liberty Global Inc., representing Liberty Global.
, executive director of Silicon Flatirons Center for Law, Technology, and Entrepreneurship at the University of Colorado at Boulder, representing Silicon Flatirons Center.
, executive vice president and chief technology officer at WildBlue Communications, Inc., representing WildBlue.
, chief scientist at RSA Laboratories/EMC, representing EMC.
, senior fellow and director of Communications Technology for Intel Labs, representing Intel.
, independent consultant, representing American Radio Relay League.
, executive vice president and chief technology officer for Verizon, representing Verizon.
, vice president of Technology & Standards for the Consumer Electronics Association, representing the CEA.
, technical director at OPASTCO, representing OPASTCO.
, vice president of Transmission Research & Technology for Harris Corp., representing Harris.
, chief technology officer for XO Communications, representing XO.
, CEO and board member at SixNet, representing SixNet.
, chief technology officer for Qualcomm, representing Qualcomm.
, corporate vice president of Technology Strategy and Policy and eXtreme Computing Group at Microsoft, representing Microsoft.
, vice provost and research professor, representing the Wireless Network and Communications Center (WiNCom).
, chairman and CEO of incNetworks, representing incNetworks.
, president of engineering at Fox Group, representing Fox.
, professor of Engineering and Public Policy, Industrial Administration and Electrical and Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University, serving as special government employee.
, chief technology officer for Motorola Solutions, representing Motorola.
, senior vice president of Information and Network Technologies for Time Warner Telecom, representing Time Warner Telecom.
, partner at New Venture Partners, representing New Venture Partners.
, vice president of Software Technology at Apple, Inc., representing Apple.
, chief technology officer, Level 3 Communications LLC, representing Level 3.
, chief technology officer of Home Box Office, representing HBO
, chief of the FCC’s Electromagnetic Compatibility Division was previously named designated federal officer; Julius Knapp, chief of the Office of Engineering and Technology, is the alternate.