Chair, New Standards Committee, IEEE SA
Stephen Dukes is an international executive and visionary with 40 years of business and engineering leader serving with Fortune 500 companies and start-ups on board of directors and technical advisory boards. Mr. Dukes is President, Dreamerse Inc., a virtual and augmented reality and solutions platform. He has served on eight corporate boards of public and privately held companies, with experience and knowledge on board executive, compensation, audit and governance committees. His career portfolio includes serving as an executive with companies including Aumne, GTE, CableLabs, Telecommunications Inc., MediaOne, 3DO and Boeing Computer Services. Major accomplishments include technical and management of the DOCSIS specifications for high-speed data over cable development, with over 140M cable modems deployed to the standard; video on demand network design; network games; encrypted SMS/text messaging and MMS and encrypted voice, and cable network architecture contributing to US$85B in network infrastructure deployed. Dukes holds a B.S. in Mathematics, University of Washington, including additional studies at Columbia University and UCLA, and is an IEEE Fellow.