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Zafer Sahinoglu
Vice President, Business Innovation at Mitsubishi Electric US Inc.


Zafer Sahinoglu received M.Sc. degree in biomedical engineering and Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ, USA, in 2001 and 2004, respectively, and the M.B.A. degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management, Cambridge, MA, USA, in 2013. He was a Senior Principal Research Scientist with Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories between 2001 and 2016. He technically contributed to and served in officer positions in IEEE 802.15.4a (Ultra-wideband PHY/MAC), IEEE 802.15.4e (Low-Latency MAC), ZigBee, and MPEG21 standards. He is currently the Vice President, Business Innovation in Mitsubishi Electric US Inc., Cypress, CA, USA. He is an inventor on more than 80 patents. He has (co)authored more than 100 journal and conference papers, and written two books on wireless communication and localization systems.

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Agenda Sessions

  • Roundtable Discussions - Cross Industry/Ecosystem

  • Panel Discussion - Transforming traditional enterprise business models as a result of the new tech landscape