Jefferson Wang

Global 5G and Networks Lead, Accenture

Jefferson Wang

Speaker Bio

Jefferson is the lead author of the best-selling book, “The Future Home in the 5G Era.” He is Accenture’s Global 5G and Networks Lead (Accenture is a 738,000-person global professional services company with skills in more than 40 industries offering Strategy & Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operational services – all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Ops centers). For over two decades, Jefferson has been at the intersection of business and technology. He has focused on new network technologies and architectures, such as 5G, Private Cellular, Edge Networks, SD-WAN and SASE, that will unlock the cloud continuum.

Jefferson builds businesses on his belief that success comes from big picture thinking mixed with detail-oriented execution. His ability to identify new technology patterns helps his clients navigate constant change. He works with global leaders to break down complex problems into compelling stories, define a roadmap of use cases based on technology capabilities, create innovative business models and build new addressable markets. He then rolls-up his sleeves to mobilize teams and deliver through launch.

Jefferson is a regular speaker at Mobile World Congress (MWC) and Consumer Electronics Show (CES) and has appeared on CNN, CBS, NBC, ABC and Mobile World Live TV. His perspectives are featured in publications that include The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Forbes, Fortune, New York Times and Washington Post.

Jefferson holds a Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park.