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Director, Industry Outreach - Ashutosh Dutta

Ashutosh Dutta

Ashutosh Dutta is currently Director of Technology Security within AT&T’s Chief Security Office where he leads a team that is responsible for design and development of security for virtualized networks. His 25 years of career include CTO of Wireless at a Cybersecurity company NIKSUN, Senior Scientist in Telcordia Applied Research, Director of Central Research Facility at Columbia University, and Computer Engineer with TATA Motors. He has more than 80 conference and journal publications, three book chapters, 30 issued patents, and has given tutorials in mobility management at various conferences. Ashutosh is co-author of the book, titled, “Mobility Protocols and Handover Optimization: Design, Evaluation and Application,” published by John & Wiley and IEEE. He serves as the editor-in-chief for the Journal of Cybersecurity and Mobility published by River Publishers. Ashutosh served as the chair for IEEE Princeton / Central Jersey Section, Industry Relation Chair for Region 1 and MGA, Pre-University Coordinator for IEEE MGA and chair for Ad Hoc Committee for Public Visibility for ComSoc. Ashutosh co-founded the IEEE STEM conference (ISEC) in 2011 and helped to implement EPICS (Engineering Projects in Community Service) in the high schools within PCJS. Ashutosh has been serving as the Director of Industry Outreach for IEEE Communications Society since 2013 and led a series of 5G Summits. He was recipient of the prestigious 2009 IEEE MGA Leadership award and 2010 IEEE-USA professional leadership award. Ashutosh obtained his BS in EE from NIT Rourkela, India, MS in Computer Science from NJIT and earned his M. Phil. and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Columbia University under the supervision of Prof. Henning Schulzrinne.