One Day WiMax Event at IIT

WiMax Day at IIT was a great success! Thanks to all who attended and participated in discussing this exciting topic. Please click on the links below to see a recap of the events, presentations, and pannel discussion.

Overview by Dr. Mohammad Shahidehpour, ECE Chair, Illinois Institute of Technology

WiMAX and its Application by Dr. Suresh Borkar, ECE Department, Illinois Institute of Technology

WiMAX in Education by Frank Ohrtman, President of WMX Systems

WiMAX Success Criteria Panel Discussion

More information to come in Summer 2008. Click here for more information on WiMax courses at IIT.


Featured Speakers

OhrtmanFrank Ohrtman 
President of WMX Systems, LLC

Frank Ohrtman has almost 20 years of experience in telecommunications and wireless applications. He is a former Navy Intelligence Officer (1981-1991) who is the President of WMX Systems, LLC, a Denver, Colorado-based consulting and systems integration firm. more

StrobergDon Stroberg
Vice President of Sales for Sprint Nextel Corp.'s Xohm Business Unit

Don Stroberg leads wireless broadband strategic planning for Sprint Nextel. His responsibilities include identifying new product and services opportunities, partnerships and innovation efforts for Sprint Nextel's 4G business unit. more

StrobergDennis Roberson
Vice Provost for New Initiatives at IIT
Dennis Roberson is an accomplished executive, educator and engineer with a strong semiconductor background and a proven track record in technology leadership and business management. Currently active in academia, government and the private sector, Roberson joined Zarlink's Board in November 2004. more