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Light Reading Network X Americas
May 21-23, 2024
Irving Convention Center at Las ColinasDallas, Texas

Art Maria
Global Consulting Leader for Specialized Networks and Private 5G at AT&T


Art Maria (CISSP) is Director Chief Architect and Global Consulting Leader for Specialized Networks at AT&T. Art is a transformative executive and technology leader who enables organizations to implement winning strategies. In his current role, he leads the Specialized Network Practice focusing on 5G, Wi-Fi and DAS solutions. These advanced network technologies support enterprise transformation and enable organizations to succeed. He has been awarded 93 patents with several more pending. Art has been the leader of many teams focusing on Enterprise Architecture, Systems Engineering, Product Development, Mobility Network Engineering and Logical Security and has consulted for most of the Fortune 100 companies. Art holds Master’s degrees from Eastern Washington University, The University of Missouri (Columbia, Missouri), Colorado State University (Global Campus) and Arizona State University. In addition, he attended Executive Education programs at the Harvard Business School, Cornell, Columbia University, Wharton, Yale School of Management and SMU. He recently graduated from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business LEAD Executive Program.

Agenda Sessions

  • Service provider address. Private 5G: What is Blocking the Growth?

  • Panel Discussion: 5G Venue Networks: Public and Private Use Cases