Generational Impact: The Importance of Accelerating 5G

Recorded Sept. 27, 2021

Welcome to the opening session of the MITRE Engenuity 2021 Open Generation 5G Summit. Watch as our speakers and panelists share the importance of 5G innovation and why private and public sector collaboration will accelerate 5G research and development in the United States.

Welcome Speaker:

  • Laurie Giandomenico, Vice President & Chief Acceleration Officer, MITRE Accelerator

Executive Keynote Speaker:

  • Mike Rogers, Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees, The MITRE Corporation


  • Ajit Kahaduwe, Managing Director of Incubation & New Product Development, MITRE Accelerator
  • Leila Ribeiro, Technology Director, MITRE Engenuity Open Generation


  • Thierry Klein, VP, Enterprise and Industrial Automation Research Lab, Nokia
  • Ken Stewart, CEO, NUAIR
  • Gerry Libunao, Distinguished Engineer, Network Planning, Verizon