Canadian Corporate Innovation Summit
Paul D. Steinberg
Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Motorola Solutions
Paul Steinberg, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for Motorola Solutions, leads the company’s technology and intellectual property strategy as well as its strategic venture capital investment group.
Paul joined Motorola in 1992 as a senior software development engineer in the wireless infrastructure group. Prior to his current position as CTO, he was Chief Architect for carrier wireless infrastructure broadband products (3G and LTE) in Motorola’s network infrastructure unit. Before joining Motorola, Paul was a distinguished member of the technical staff at AT&T Bell Laboratories where he worked on computer architecture and operating system development.
Paul serves on technical advisory boards for multiple companies that supply products, services and technologies to the telecommunications industry. He is a member of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Technical Advisory Council and served on the FCC’s Technical Advisory Board for First Responder Interoperability. He is also a member of the Illinois State Governor’s Smarter Illinois Advisory Board and the Illinois Technology Association’s IoT council. Paul is a member of the board of trustees for Adler Planetarium in Chicago.
Paul earned an associate’s degree of Applied Science in Electrical Engineering from Parkland College, a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Illinois Benedictine College and completed graduate studies in Computer Science at the University of Illinois.