Sudhir Dixit is a Senior Fellow and Evangelist at the Basic Internet Foundation in Oslo, Norway, and heads its US operations. He is also associated with the Academy of Finland Flagship Programme called 6G Flagship. He was the CEO and Co-Founder of a start-up, Skydoot, Inc., and previously Distinguished Chief Technologist and CTO of the Communications and Media Services for Americas at HP Enterprise Services in Palo Alto, CA, and the Director of Hewlett-Packard Labs India. Before that, he was with BlackBerry, Nokia, NSN and Verizon Communications. Dixit has 21 patents granted and has published extensively, including eight books. He has been a technical editor of IEEE Communications Magazine, and is in the editor boards of IEEE. In 2018, he was appointed a Distinguished Lecturer by the IEEE Communications Society. A Life Fellow of the IEEE, Fellow of IET and IETE, Dixit holds a Ph.D. from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, and an M.B.A. from the Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida.