Shirish Nagaraj is the Director of Systems Engineering and Advanced Technologies at SpiderCloud Wireless, a subsidiary of Corning, Inc. His work focuses on 4G and 5G wireless network architecture, radio resource allocation, massive MIMO, machine learning, and co-operative self-organizing networks. In the past, he has been in the advanced technology and research divisions of Intel, Nokia, Motorola and Lucent Technologies/Bell-Labs. He has numerous papers and patents to his credit in the field of wireless communications and analytics. Dr. Nagaraj has a Ph.D and M.S. from the University of Notre Dame and a B.Tech from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, all in Electrical Engineering.