Zahid GhadialyPrincipal Analyst & Consultant at 3G4G
Zahid is the Founder, Principal Analyst & Consultant at 3G4G. He is a technologist with a deep understanding of architecting world-class mobile products and solutions. With over 24 years of experience in the telecom industry in various roles, he has been an evangelist for mobile and wireless technologies. Over the years he has accumulated a vast following on his blogs and social networks with simple explainer posts and videos.
His 3G4G blogs are widely read, in these he discusses different aspects of mobile technology and especially 5G and 6G nowadays, including the architecture, deployments, use cases, applications, etc. His YouTube channel is also very popular wherein he explains many new features expected as part of 5G in the future. While his style and content is unique, he also references many industry publications and provides slides that are very useful to view online.
He is also very active on Twitter under his @3G4GUK brand helping disseminate the benefits of 5G and why 5G will be needed in the long run. He covers a very wide portfolio of 5G related information that is hard to find otherwise.
In his last role, Zahid was a Senior Director looking at Technology & Innovation Strategy in Parallel Wireless. As a brand ambassador, he represented the company in various Open RAN discussions and also created tutorials on Open RAN and O-RAN which are being used as reference for new starters on the topic.
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Panel Discussion: Defining the need and timelines for a 6G network, 10:25View Session
Panel: Building the 6G ecosystem, 14:35View Session