Jefferson Wang

Senior Managing Director, 5G & Networks Lead, Accenture

Jefferson Wang

Speaker Bio

Jefferson is the lead authored of the best-selling book, “The Future Home in the 5G Era.” He is Accenture's 5G and Cloud First Networks Lead (Accenture is a 674,000 person global professional services company with specialized skills across more than 40 industries offering Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operational services – all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations center). 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 LTE, Edge Networks, Software Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) and Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) that will unlock the cloud continuum to reshape the world.

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 create 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.