Stephen is co-founder and Chief Technical Officer of BelAir Networks. He brings over 25 years of product and technology experience in the telecommunications industry, including 17 years in the wireless arena. At Nortel Networks and Bell-Northern Research he led the development of broadband wireless products, the launch of broadband multimedia satcom equipment and the design of the industry’s first wireless PBX. He has worked extensively with operators deploying new wireless technologies. Stephen is an accomplished speaker, is active in industry standardization serving as an officer of the IEEE 802.11s ESS Mesh Networking Task Group and is author of over ten patents. Stephen holds a B.Sc. and a M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from Queen’s University, a Diploma in Administration from the University of Ottawa, is a graduate of the MIT Sloan School’s Management of Technology program and is a Senior Member of the IEEE.