Light Reading Network X Americas is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067.

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

David Young
Vice President - Technology and Solutions, ATIS and Managing Director at Next G Alliance


As ATIS Vice President of Technology and Solutions, David Young focuses on strategic initiatives to advance members’ business and technology priorities. He also serves as Managing Director of ATIS' Next G Alliance, a private-sector-led initiative to advance North American wireless technology leadership in 6G and beyond. Prior to joining ATIS, he had an extensive telecommunications career at Verizon, including most recently as Vice President of Public Policy. Before that, his work included roles as technical staff in research and development where he was a named inventor on 12 U.S. patents, as well as a broad range of assignments in telephone network operations. David holds a master's degree in economics from George Mason University. He earned a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology.                                                                                                                                        

Agenda Sessions

  • Next G Alliance Overview & North American Priorities