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Acision

Peter Dunkley
Peter Dunkley
Technical Director
Peter is a Technical Director at Acision. He graduated from The University of Edinburgh in 2000 with a BSc (Hons) in Computer Science. After graduation Peter worked on a PSTN switch developing signalling stacks for SS7, ISDN and similar protocols and creating advanced routing and service applications. Since 2005 he has worked mainly with SIP first leading a team developing a PSTN gateway and then managing the development of a SIP Application Server. Peter joined Crocodile RCS in September 2010 and has made numerous contributions to the Kamailio open source SIP Router project (particularly in the areas of presence, WebSocket, MSRP, and SIP Outbound) since then. Peter is one of the authors of the MSRP over WebSocket draft (draft-pd-dispatch-msrp-websocket) and is a contributor to several open-source projects.
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Appdynamics

Andrew Morgan
Andrew Morgan
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Artezio

Oleg Puzyreff
Oleg Puzyreff
COO
Oleg Puzyreff serves as COO at ARTEZIO, LLC, a global software company with offices in US, Europe and Asia. His primary responsibilities are to develop and to manage ARTEZIOs US operations. ARTEZIO employs ~ 500 software engineers and is part of Lanit Group of companies from Europe with 8500 employees. ARTEZIO completed more than 100 project worldwide up to date. Oleg Puzyreff graduated from Kiev State University at Ukraine, with MS degree in Physics. After that he worked at Barnett Institute of Material Sciences at Northeastern University (NU) at Boston, MA, where he was a Visiting Scientist. He was involved with Los Alamos National Laboratory under SCADA agreement in area of High-Temperature Superconductivity. After finishing his work at NU, Oleg worked for 5 years as Software Engineer for a leading process control software company ICONICS, Inc, where he was involved in business relationship with Intel Telecom Group. In 2001 Oleg co-founded a telecom software startup Macrohard Corp. which he was leading as CEO until end of 2005, when company was sold. Macrohard Corp had developed a unique and first of its king web based call control technology for which it has filed patents and applied it to Telecom Carriers CO environment. During Macrohard times Oleg was playing active role in modern telecom research as Research Stuff Member at ECE Dept of College of Engineering at Boston University under direction of Distinguished Prof. Lev Levitin. After 2005 Oleg worked for Burst Media, Inc. as Director of AdConductor where he was introduced to a world of Digital Media and to a market of global Ad Networks. After that Oleg spent several years at ONE Communications, Inc. the biggest privately owned CLEC in US at that time, where he learned how large US carriers really operates. Since 2009, Oleg spent 5 years with qaSignature, a qa automation solutions company, where he managed company sales and marketing operations for 5 years. During the same period of time Oleg managed Newton Angels startup incubator in Newton Center, MA in partnership with MassChallenge. Number of software startups were clients of qaSignature and went via Newton Angels incubator process successfully. Oleg lives in Winchester, MA with his wife and three kids. He enjoys taking care of family, traveling and practicing yoga.
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Burnett Consulting

Dan Burnett
Dan Burnett
Principal
Dr. Daniel C. Burnett has more than a dozen years of experience in computer standards work, having been author and editor of the W3C standards underlying the majority of todays automated Interactive Voice Response (IVR) systems. He has twice received the prestigious “Speech Luminary” award from Speech Tech Magazine for his contributions to standards in the Automated Speech Recognition (Voice Recognition) field. As an editor of the PeerConnection and getUserMedia W3C WEBRTC specifications and a participant in the IETF, Dan has been involved from the beginning in this exciting new field. When he can get away, Dan loves camping both with his family and with his son’s Boy Scout Troop.
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CafeX Communications

Sajeel Hussain
Sajeel Hussain
Chief Marketing Officer
Sajeel Hussain is the chief marketing officer at CaféX Communications, having transitioned from his role as vice president of marketing and partner development at Thrupoint, Inc. in 2013. He brings deep market expertise, domain knowledge and experience in developing & executing go-to-market strategies. Prior to joining CaféX and Thrupoint, Hussain served in a variety of global leadership roles within Nortel and Avaya spanning business development and marketing to product management. Hussain has Masters degrees in engineering and computer science from Purdue University and UT Dallas respectively. He also has an MBA from UT Austin. Hussain completed his undergraduate degree at the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.
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CafeX Communications

Kris Hopkins
Kris Hopkins
Senior VP, Product Management & Strategy
Kris Hopkins serves as the senior vice president for product management and strategy at CaféX. He is responsible for implementing the company’s vision and delivering leading edge customer engagement, video interaction, and enterprise communications solutions to the marketplace. Prior to CaféX, Kris was VP of Strategic Product Management at Oracle. As CEO and founder of Newfound Communications, Kris successfully sold the company to Acme Packet (NASDAQ APKT; acquired by Oracle) and spun out the Newfound cloud business into Surgent Networks, LLC. Prior to founding Newfound, Kris held business development and marketing roles at Lucent Technologies. Kris is a graduate of Cornell University where he was the recipient of the Dorman Family Award for Entrepreneurship and Personal Enterprise Excellence.
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Dialogic

Chad Hart
Chad Hart
Sr. Director, Product Marketing
Chad Hart is senior director of product marketing for Dialogic where he is responsible for strategy, messaging, and ecosystem development for Dialogics PowerMedia media processing and WebRTC portfolio. Chad was previously at Oracle/Acme Packet where he most recently focused on WebRTC, OTT communications, and network function virtualization (NFV). His 14 years of experience in the communications industry includes business intelligence, product marketing, product management, analyst relations and as a syndicated industry analyst. Chad is also chief editor of webrtcHacks.com, a blog for WebRTC developers.
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Exhilent

Joey Janisheck
Joey Janisheck
Founder
Joey began his love with computing when he got a Commodore Vic-20 (complete with audio cassette data recorder) as a child. He works as a front-end developer and senior user experience lead delivering interface design and open source software integration to his clients. Over the past 17 years, Joey has worked for startups in Austin, Dallas, Boston, San Antonio and New York City, and excels in bridging the gap between a business stakeholders vision and the development it takes to make that idea real.
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Fraunhofer USA

HP Baumeister
HP Baumeister
Director
Hans-Peter (“HP”) Baumeister, Director at Fraunhofer Digital Media Technologies based in San Jose, CA, is responsible for strategy, business and market development for several major markets, including communications.Fraunhofer is a large applied research organization. One of its institutes, the IIS, invented mp3, an internet-industry-changing development, and is a major contributor to AAC.HP has broad management, business and technical experience acquired in multiple industries, continents and countries and in companies ranging from global leaders to startups.Prior to Fraunhofer, he shaped the IPTV and cable strategies of Tellabs.At Philips, in The Netherlands as well as in Si-Valley, HP re-engineered the companies’ global TV platform strategy, was General Manager of businesses in DVD-Authoring and Video Conferencing, and was co-founder and VP Strategic Alliances of the internal startup MP4Net, a pioneer in streaming media. He was also in charge of strategic investments (i.e. Packet Video, Envivio and Veon), and co-founder and long time Director of the Internet Streaming Media Alliance (ISMA).Previous to Philips, Mr. Baumeister worked at Eastman Kodak Company (Rochester, N.Y.), as well as their subsidiary Kodak AG (Stuttgart, Germany) in a variety of functions ranging from R&D to marketing, sales management and strategy; he was a major contributor to Kodak’s electronic imaging businesses.HP was instrumental in several startups in the online media as well as renewable energy industries, and is Chairman of SunReports Inc., a startup he founded in the solar space.HP is convinced that the “always connected” revolution is just beginning, and that it will continue to shake up many industries, among them a major, mature technology industry: Telephony. At the same time, this will provide major new opportunities for those who see the signs of the times.He has a degree (Dipl. Ing.) in Electrical Engineering, and generated over 25 lifetime patents.
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Genband

Chris Vitek
Chris Vitek
WebRTC Evangelist
Chris Vitek has been solving complex telecom problems for his clients for the last 32 years. Prior to his current assignment at GENBAND, he was an independent consultant for 18 years. He is a past member of the Board of Directors for the Society of Telecommunications Consultants (STC) and a past member for the Society of Workforce Planning Professional (SWPP). He is a member of the Board of Directors of WebRTC Strategies, a member of the Board of Advisers for WebRTC Conference and Expo and The Illinois Institute of Technologys Real-Time Communications Conference. He is also the past Editor of www.stcblog.com.
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Imagination Technologies

Saraj Mudigonda
Saraj Mudigonda
Sr. Business Dev Manager
Saraj Mudigonda is sr. business development manager for Imagination Technologies USA, which creates and licenses market-leading multimedia IP cores for graphics, video, and display processing, multi-threaded embedded processing/DSP cores, and multi-standard communications and connectivity processors. He has over 15 years of experience in the telecommunication industry in Wireless LAN, V.VoIP, and Wireless Communications and started his career as a DSP (Digital Signal Processing) engineer developing, implementing, and optimizing the assembly code for several DSP architectures. Saraj Mudigonda has been a speaker at numerous industry events including WebRTC Atlanta in June 2014.
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Imagination, Inc.

Krishna Yarlagadda
Krishna Yarlagadda
President
Krishna has over 20 years experience in Microprocessor, DSP and system architecture/design and was CEO of Hellosoft before it was acquired by Imagination Technologies in 2010. Krishna worked/was involved in several successful companies including Sun, ZSP, vEngines, SiliconSpice, Intoto, Chiplogic, and eSilicon in Silicon Valley. Krishna has been recognized as a “Technology Pioneer” by the World Economic Forum in Davos.
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Intel

Chris Cavigioli
Chris Cavigioli
Senior Strategy Planner
Chris Cavigioli, Senior Strategy Planner at Intel Corp, is responsible for graphics and multimedia platform requirements for phones and tablets. He was instrumental in defining the Medfield platform, culminating in a deployment of 6 Intel-based smartphones around the world in 2012. Prior to being recruited by Intel in 2008, Chris ran strategic marketing for multimedia at MIPS Technologies, the #1 core in consumer electronics. Before that he headed product marketing at NemeriX, a fabless startup in Switzerland delivering the world’s lowest power GPS chipset. While at Synopsys, he evangelized SystemC with EDA/ESL tools that enable SoC design & verification at the C/C++ level. For over 12 years at Analog Devices, Chris was responsible for several system and application engineering roles for DSP chips, GSM chipsets (with TTPCom) and represented Analog Devices at 3GPP, ETSI, GSMA, MPEG, ITU, ECTEL TMS and GCF/PTCRB. Chris has an engineering degree from WPI in Massachusetts. He completed his junior year abroad at the ETH in Zurich.
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j2 Global

Ali Pey
Ali Pey
Sr. Software Eng. Architect
Ali Pey is a Sr. Software Engineer Architect with more than 22 years experience in Telephony, Networking and VoIP. He has an Electronics Engineering degree with a focus in telecommunication and software design. He has worked for companies such as Nortel and TalkSwitch and has been developing VoIP solutions since the start of the technology. He has developed software for Proxy Servers, Registrar Servers/Clients, User Agents, and other VoIP components in both SIP and H.323 protocols. Ali currently works for j2 Global (j2.com), a global company for Cloud Services and has successfully used Open Source telephony platforms such as Asterisk, FreeSWITCH and OpenSIPS to provide Global Telephony Cloud solutions for j2.
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Microsoft

Doris Chen
Doris Chen
HTML5 Technology Evangelist
Doris is a Senior Technology Evangelist at Microsoft for the Western region of the United States, specialized in web technologies (HTML5, jQuery, JavaScript, Winodws 8, Ajax, and Java).Doris has over 15 years of experience in the software industry working in several open source web tier technologies, Java platform, .NET and distributed computing technologies. She has developed and delivered over 400 keynotes, technical sessions, code camps worldwide, published widely at numerous international conferences and user groups including HTML5 Dev Conference, O’Reilly, WebVisions, JavaOne, SD Forum, HTML5 and JavaScript meetups, and worldwide User Groups. Doris works very closely to create and foster the open source community around Java, NetBeans, Glassfish, and related technologies. Before joining Microsoft, Doris Chen was a Technology Evangelist at Sun Microsystems.Doris received her Ph.D. from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) in computer engineering, specializing in medical informatics. She loves to travel and she has visited 48 countries (out of 872) so far. In her spare time, she also enjoys music, movies and museums.
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OnSIP

Will Mitchell
Will Mitchell
Lead Developer
Will Mitchell has been with OnSIP since 2012 and now leads the development team in design, development, test, and deployment of core services on the elastic, geographically scalable OnSIP Network platform. He brings his years of experience creating unique WebRTC applications and distributed systems for OnSIP to present a cohesive full-stack picture. Leading the development of SIP.js, a simple yet powerful open source JavaScript SIP stack, Will is on the forefront of WebRTC application development, especially in the area of mashups with new technologies. Will holds a BS in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University and currently resides in New York City.
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RethinkDB

Slava Akhmechet
Slava Akhmechet
Founder
Im a long term software developer, and a founder at RethinkDB - a software company that explores how databases can be intelligently designed to benefit from solid-state disks and flash storage. Im also a first year Ph.D. student in Computer Science at Stony Brook University (currently on leave). Specialties: My technical interests include programming languages (Lisp, Haskell, Prolog, Erlang, C++), compilers, web frameworks, non-relational database management systems (AllegroCache, future iterations of ReiserFS), user interface design, and many other areas of software development and computer science. Currently, Im primarily interested in software startups, and fascinated by the process of building a scalable business against the odds.
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RingCentral

Mikhail Nekorystnov
Mikhail Nekorystnov
Sr. Director VoIP Operations
Currently Mikhail is enjoying problem-solving and leadership opportunities as a Sr. Director OPS Integrations in one of the Silicon Valley’s fastest growing companies RingCentral. In RingCentral Mikhail leads a team of bright individuals to help partners and customers integrate with core of RingCentral VoIP cloud. Prior to joining RingCentral Mikhail was a Director of Networks and Telephony Operations in Five9 (an innovative VoIP cloud contact/call center provider). Mikhail had several technology leadership positions in BEA (bought by ORACLE), UBIQUITY (bought by AVAYA) and 2 of his own companies. As an early pioneer of VoIP applications he was part of the team that released first ever SIP conferencing application built on SIP Servlet API. Mikhail was an author and a specification lead of java community JSR309 (Media Server Control API) implemented today by many leading companies. Mikhail has graduated from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MS in Computer Science) and California State University (MBA in Management and Telecommunications). Mikhail Nekorystnov is an active mentor with years of experience in Career Planning, Business Leadership, Communication, Problem-Solving, Emotional Mastery and Personal Development.
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Temasys

Alex Gouaillard
Alex Gouaillard
CTO & Co-Founder
A Frenchman who has relocated to Singapore, Alex is regarded as one of the pioneers of Web Real-Time Communication (WebRTC). He is a member of the W3C and IETF (which create and define the standards of this technology), and is an active participant in key WebRTC working groups and task forces.Alex holds two PhDs from INSA, France, and KEIO University, Japan. He has deep experience in communications, signal and image processing, and has established and led successful research groups at Caltech, Harvard, A*STAR. Alex was also involved in several innovative startups in Europe, North America, and APAC.
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Temasys

Chip Wilcox
Chip Wilcox
CEO
Chip, who was originally from the USA, has over 25 years of experience with an international track record in leadership, general management, planning, product, and operations management. He was formerly with Yahoo!, International SOS, CapGemini, and has held senior roles in digital media, healthcare, consulting, insurance and financial services with. Chip obtained his BA from DePauw University, and a MBA from University of Washington’s Foster School of Business.
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TokBox

Scott Lomond
Scott Lomond
CEO
Scott recently joined the team at TokBox as Vice President of Marketing. Prior to TokBox Scott served as Vice President and GM of Cloud Services for LIfeSize Communications, a division of Logitech, where his team developed and operated a cloud-based business grade video conferencing service. While at Logitech Scott also served as VP and GM of the SightSpeed Product Group which developed the Logitech Vid HD consumer video calling service. Prior to Logitech, Scott was President and COO of SightSpeed Inc., an award-winning, venture-backed video communications company that was acquired by Logitech in 2008. Scotts earlier experience includes management positions at Ask Jeeves Business Solutions, Arthur Andersen Business Consulting, and various roles in commercial banking. Scott holds a BS from the University of Dayton and an MBA from Vanderbilt University.
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Twilio

Al Cook
Al Cook
Product Marketing
Al runs Product Marketing for Twilios IP Communications offerings including Twilios WebRTC and mobile SDKs, as well as Call Center solutions. Prior to Twilio Al was VP Product Management and Product Marketing at Metaswitch Networks, focused on delivering their Cloud PBX, UC and Call Center solutions. Al has also worked in both Engineering and Marketing roles, after starting his career as a consultant for Deloitte and Touche. Al has lived and worked in the UK, Australia and California, and majored in Computer Science at Warwick University (UK). Al is based in San Francisco, CA.
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Unify

Goncalo Morais
Goncalo Morais
Director Applications Business Development
Gonzalo has more than 10 years experience in the unified communications market in Europe, US and S. America, working for Siemens Enterprise Communications in several business roles.As director for UC Applications Business Development, he managed relationships and field engagement with global partners across Europe, US and LAM regions, and successfully driven execution of UC go-to-market rollouts to more than 25 countries in 4 world regions.Gonzalo also created the Siemens Enterprise Communications Developer portal and community serving hundreds of partners worldwide.More recently Gonzalo leads a team incubating ideas into future products and strategies, bringing communications to the web (using webRTC and HTML5), creating future roadmaps and product growth strategies.
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Vidyo Inc.

Alex Eleftheriadis
Alex Eleftheriadis
Chief Scientist and Co-founder
Alex drives the technical vision and direction for Vidyo and also represents the company on standardization committees and technical advisory boards. He is an award-winning researcher, bringing over 24 years of research experience in video compression and communications to his role at Vidyo. Prior to Vidyo he was an Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering at Columbia University. Alex has more than 100 publications, holds more than 80 patents (several of which are used in Blu-ray Disc, H.264/AVC, and ATSC digital television systems), and has served as the Editor of the MPEG-4 Systems specification, Co-Editor of the H.264 SVC Conformance specification, and Co-Editor of IETF’s RTP Payload Format for SVC. He is a Member of the Board of IMTC and co-chairs the IMTC Scalable and Simulcast Video Activity Group.
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Moderator List

Cary Fitzgerald (Moderator)

Cary Fitzgerald (Moderator)


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Dan Burnett (Moderator)

Dan Burnett (Moderator)

Burnett Consulting
Principal

Dr. Daniel C. Burnett has more than a dozen years of experience in computer standards work, having been author and editor of the W3C standards underlying the majority of todays automated Interactive Voice Response (IVR) systems. He has twice received the prestigious “Speech Luminary” award from Speech Tech Magazine for his contributions to standards in the Automated Speech Recognition (Voice Recognition) field. As an editor of the PeerConnection and getUserMedia W3C WEBRTC specifications and a participant in the IETF, Dan has been involved from the beginning in this exciting new field. He is currently the Chief Scientist at Voxeo Labs and Director of Standards at Voxeo. When he can get away, Dan loves camping both with his family and with his son’s Boy Scout Troop.
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Brent Kelly (Moderator)

Brent Kelly (Moderator)

KelCor
Principal Analyst

As the Principal analyst at KelCor, Inc., Brent focuses on the intersection of business technologies comprising unified communications, social networking, video, cloud services and mobility. He provides strategy and counsel to key client types: Chief Information Officers, Chief Technology Officers, investment analysts, VCs, technology policy executives, sell side firms and technology buyers. Dr. Kelly has been an independent consultant and analyst since 2001, writing hundreds of articles and presenting at numerous public and private events.
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Anatoli Levine (Moderator)

Anatoli Levine (Moderator)

Spirent Communications
Director, Product Management – DTBU

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