WASHINGTON -- Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK), a global media and technology company, announced today that it has hired Ryan Wallach as Senior Deputy General Counsel and Madura Wijewardena as Senior Director, Public Policy. Mr. Wallach’s responsibilities will include legal analysis and advocacy regarding regulatory and litigation matters, and he will report to Lynn Charytan, Vice President Legal Regulatory Affairs and Senior Deputy General Counsel. Mr. Wijewardena will identify and analyze emerging public policy issues of significance to the company, and he will report to Rebecca Arbogast, Vice President of Global Public Policy.
The 'gleaming city on a hill,' Steve Saunders calls it. But who is going to take us from today's NFV componentry to the grand future of a self-driving network? Here's a look at the vendors hoping to make it happen.
Understanding the full experience of women in technology requires starting at the collegiate level (or sooner) and studying the technologies women are involved with, company cultures they're part of and personal experiences of individuals.
During this WiC radio show, we will talk with Nicole Engelbert, the director of Research & Analysis for Ovum Technology and a 23-year telecom industry veteran, about her experiences and perspectives on women in tech. Engelbert covers infrastructure, applications and industries for Ovum, but she is also involved in the research firm's higher education team and has helped colleges and universities globally leverage technology as a strategy for improving recruitment, retention and graduation performance.
She will share her unique insight into the collegiate level, where women pursuing engineering and STEM-related degrees is dwindling. Engelbert will also reveal new, original Ovum research on the topics of artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things, security and augmented reality, as well as discuss what each of those technologies might mean for women in our field. As always, we'll also leave plenty of time to answer all your questions live on the air and chat board.