6:30 - 7:00 PM Networking & Refreshments
Speaker: Pramod Akkarachittor
Bio: Pramod Akkarachittor is the Vice President Product Management at Firetide Inc. Pramod has responsibility for leading the product management team in developing the product strategy for the companys wireless networking and network management products. He brings a blend of product management experience combined with over 10 years of wireless network design and development experience. Prior to Firetide, Pramod held several key technical management positions at Cisco. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science and an MBA in marketing from HAAS, UC Berkeley.
Title: Worlds longest mesh protecting lives in Thailand
Speaker: Roman Arutyunov
Bio: Roman Arutyunov is VP of Product Development at ABB Tropos Wireless Communication Systems and is responsible for managing the product management, software engineering, and quality assurance organizations at Tropos. He has a BA in Applied Mathematics with an emphasis in Computer Science from University of California, Berkeley and an MBA from UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business.
Title: Wireless communications enabling smart city applications