Swaminathan (Swami) Arunachalam is a seasoned technology management executive with more than 20 years of international experience in telecommunication industry. His current work includes creating & executing the vision, strategy of the 6G collaborative research in North America including evangelizing and building alliances with senior industry leadership (e.g. Next G Alliance and NSF RINGS). He held several leadership positions in engineering, technology, and business development. Swami is passionate in creating collaboration and converting challenges into innovative product & solutions with disruptive technologies. He is the co-creator of Nokia's Mobile Edge Computing product and published several patents. His current technologies of focus are 6G, AI/ML in wireless and Edge computing.