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Livia Rosu Chair of the Marketing Working Group at Home Grid Forum


Livia is the Chair of the Marketing Working Group of the HomeGrid Forum and she joined the Board of Directors of the industry alliance in 2014, supporting the deployment of, the globally recognized Gigabit home networking technology based on ITU-T standards and designed for bandwidth-intensive and real-time applications. Livia Rosu is a Computer Science engineer with 18 years of business development experience in the telecommunications industry, dedicated to semiconductors and the standardization of revolutionary technologies ranging from Smart Cards to Smart Cities.

Livia joined MaxLinear in 2017, a leading US provider of high-performance radio-frequency and mixed-signal semiconductor solutions for the connected home, wired and wireless infrastructure markets. Prior to MaxLinear, Livia was at MARVELL, US based semiconductor company with expertise in microprocessor architecture for multiple platforms. In both roles Livia is responsible for strategic marketing and competitive positioning of multi-Gigabit networking products, supporting system vendors and global operators that require Plug & Play features for specific networking topologies.

Livia has built a strong knowledge of broadband technologies and standards having served 8 years as Internet Business Development Officer and head of External Relations for ETSI, the European Telecommunications Standards Institute in France. Livia acted as Chair of PSO Protocol Council of ICANN (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers), Member of the Interim Steering Group (ISG) by the EC-POP (European Commission Panel of Participants in Internet Organisation and Management), for the creation of the “Dot EU” Top Level Domain and Member of the ISOC-AC (Internet Society Advisory Council), in charge of open standards and protocols for the Internet administration.

Livia received a Master Degree in Computer Science (M.Sc.) and Internet Security from Polytechnic University of Romania and a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from EDHEC Business School in France. Livia is fluent in 6 languages.

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