David Witkowski is a results-oriented wireless industry expert who has held positions of leadership at companies ranging from Fortune 500 multi-nationals to early-stage startups. He is Executive Director of the Wireless Communications Initiative at Joint Venture Silicon Valley (www.jointventure.org/wireless), and the Founder of Oku Solutions (www.okusolutions.com). David serves as an Adviser to the Carnegie Institute of Technology Dean's Council, as a Member of the UC Davis Industrial Affiliates Council, and as a Member of the CTIA Innovation Council. David obtained his BSEE from University of California @ Davis, and is a Senior Member of the both the IEEE and the Radio Club of America.
A noted author and public speaker, David has written feature articles for CIO Review, MissionCritical Communications, EETimes, Make:Magazine, QST, Urgent Communications, and RCR Wireless. He was co-author of the industry-leading report "Carrier & Public Wi-Fi" (Mobile Experts LLC, 2015). David has spoken and moderated panels at numerous industry events including DAC, APCO, CTIA, IWCE, Pacificon, IIT Bombay Heritage Fund, MIT Club of Northern California, Alberta Wireless Connections, RCA Technical Symposium, and ConnectivityWeek.