Dr. Maulin Patel is a General Manager, Intelligent Enterprises, Current by GE in San Ramon, CA. Prior to his current role, he was Director of Connected Systems and Services at Philips Research.
Dr. Patel is a proven professional with an extensive track record of innovations and leadership in IoT, smart buildings, lighting control system, product development, standardizations, industry alliances and government contracts. He has experience in executing several multi-million dollar DoD, DoE and NSF funded research and demonstration projects. His work has led to publications of numerous journal articles, conference papers and book chapters. He holds 12 issued patents and 30 applications are pending. In 2010, he received the Distinguished Employee Award from Philips Research.
Dr. Patel received the M.S. degree in Computer Science and the Ph.D. degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the University of Texas at Dallas in 2002 and 2006 respectively.