Dr. Jim Lansford
Dr. Jim Lansford is in the standards group at Qualcomm, responsible for automotive and Wi-Fi standards. He has over 35 years of experience in communications systems, digital signal processing, and strategic business development. Prior to its acquisition by Qualcomm in August 2015, he was a Fellow in the Global Standards Group at Cambridge Silicon Radio (CSR).
Dr. Lansford is currently chair of the Wireless Next Generation Standing Committee in IEEE 802.11. In the Wi-Fi Alliance, he chairs the Automotive Market Segment Task Group and the Long Range Strategy Group. He is also actively involved in automotive related standards efforts in SAE and 5GAA.
In addition to his experience with Qualcomm and other companies, Dr. Lansford is currently an Adjunct Professor in the graduate Technology, Cybersecurity, and Policy program at the University of Colorado – Boulder.
Dr. Lansford lives in Cascade, Colorado with his wife, Lynn, and daughter, Katelynne.