Daniel HartnettBusiness Development Director at DECT Forum
Daniel Hartnett is a graduate of the University College Dublin in Ireland. In his current role as Business Development Director for the DECT Forum, he is responsible for the development and implementation of industry strategy in the area of 5G (IMT-2020 approval at ITU-R) as well as driving brand development, shaping the future of DECT and its derivatives, overseeing the openD open source development project, streamlining the certification programs, and guiding the DECT Forum to make sound decisions on behalf of its members and the industry.He has a strong background in the semiconductor industry and in particular VoIP, operating in product marketing roles at Motorola Semiconductor, Siemens, Infineon and Lantiq. At Lantiq, Daniel performed the dual role of Product Marketing manager and Chairman of the CAT-iq working group in the DECT Forum, overseeing the successful integration of VoIP over DECT (CAT-iq) in the home gateway. In 2012, he moved to the system side to work for Siedle door and Building communications embarking on the transition to VoIP and in 2015 returned to the DECT Forum to perform his current role.