Technical Manager, ETSI MEC ISG
Walter Featherstone is a Principal Research Engineer at Viavi Solutions, with 18 years’ experience in the mobile telecommunications industry. Prior to joining Viavi, he worked for Motorola Mobility during Google’s ownership, Nokia Networks and Motorola Solutions. He gained his PhD from the University of Leeds in the field of Super Resolution Direction Finding. Walter is passionate about new fields of research, emerging technologies and innovation. He has 13 granted patents. Walter is an active participant in the ETSI MEC ISG, where he was recently appointed to the ISG’s leadership team as Open Source / OpenAPI Lead Architect. Outside work, Walter is the Vice-Chairman of the Swindon branch of the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) organising events, presentations and support for technology related festivals.