About The Speaker
Mustafa Ergen is the President and Founder of Ambeent Inc. He has an extensive industry record with a successful start-up exit, WiChours Inc. (acquired by Tellabs for $180M), and is a founding board member of 5G Association of Europe, which governs a $3.5B research fund. He was previously the Chief Technology Adviser of Turk Telekom, the largest telecommunications company in Turkey. Mr. Ergen is the author of two books making key contributions to wireless technologies (OFDMA, Wi-Fi, 4G) research (“Mobile Broadband” and “Multi-Carrier Digital Communications”), one of which ranks on top of the Amazon list for the subject. He has 39 granted US patents related to wireless technologies and is a Professor at Istanbul Technical University. Dr. Ergen holds a Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences where he was a National Semiconductor Fellow and additionally completed M.Sc. degrees in Electrical Engineering, M.A. degree from International Studies and MOT program from HAAS Business School. His B.Sc. is from Electrical Engineering as valedictorian from METU (Middle East Technical University), Turkey.