Dr. Dilip Krishnaswamy is an Adjunct Faculty at Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications. He is currently serving as Vice President (New Technology Initiatives) at Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. He has a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Previously, he has worked as a Senior Scientist at IBM Research, as a Senior Staff Researcher in the office of the Chief Scientist at Qualcomm, and as a Platform Architect at Intel, and has taught at the University of California, Davis. He is an inventor on 60+ granted US patents, and has 70+ publications, with 3 best paper awards. His research interests include distributed information processing, distributed function virtualization, distributed resource management, block chain technology, edge services, NFV/SDN, NB-IoT, AI/ML, and 5G architecture & systems. He served as the Associate Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Wireless Communications from 2009-2014. He recently chaired the Pat Goldberg CS/EE/Math best paper competition for IBM Research worldwide (late 2014 to early 2018). He is a B. Tech. (Electronics and Communications Engineering) alumnus of IIT Madras.