William Webb Keynote Speaker

  • World expert on wireless communication
  • CEO of Weightless SIG
  • President of Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET)

William Webb's Biography

Professor William Webb is the CEO of Weightless SIG and a pioneer in automated computer networking. As one of the youngest presidents of the Institute of Engineering and Technology William’s work is at the forefront of the digital movement and his inventions have changed the face of mobile technology globally.

After gaining both a PhD and a MBA from Southampton University, William went on to be the Director of Technology at Ofcom before establishing the Weightless SIG. William has written 13 books on technology and lectures internationally about the opportunities Weightless SIG offers. William has also been Director of Corporate Strategy at Motorola and worked for a number of high level consulting companies.

William’s achievements are highly acclaimed by both his peers and the press. He was elected as one of the youngest ever Fellows of the Royal Academy of Engineering, a select group of the top engineers in the UK, whilst also being a judge at the Wall Street Journal Innovation Awards.

William continues to be an authority on the constant changes to the technology industry and his views shape how it will progress in the future.

Read More

Videos of William Webb

From the iPhone to the iET (2014)
From the iPhone to the iET (2014)
Professor William Webb on Ofcom (2012)
Professor William Webb on Ofcom (2012)

Check William Webb's speaking availability and fees

Interested in booking William Webb to speak at an event? Please provide your details and we’ll get in touch within 24 hours.

    View our related Speakers

    Toomas Ilves Speaker
    Exclusive
    Toomas Ilves
    Former President of Estonia
    Leesa Soulodre Speaker
    Exclusive
    Leesa Soulodre
    Serial Entrepreneur and Innovator
    Laurence Kemball-Cook Speaker
    Exclusive
    Laurence Kemball-Cook
    Clean Energy Entrepreneur
    Jennifer Zhu Scott Speaker
    Jennifer Zhu Scott Speaker
    Exclusive
    Jennifer Zhu Scott
    Founding Principal, Radian Partners
    John Tolva Speaker
    Exclusive
    John Tolva
    Expert on Information Technology
    Olivia Fox Cabane Speaker
    Exclusive
    Olivia Fox Cabane
    Expert on the science behind charisma and creativity
    Kirby Ferguson Speaker
    Exclusive
    Kirby Ferguson
    Viral Film Producer
    Jim Mellon Speaker
    Exclusive
    Jim Mellon
    Visionary Entrepreneur, Investor and Author
    Samuel Woolley Speaker
    Exclusive
    Samuel Woolley
    Writer, researcher and speaker who focuses on the study of disinformation, emergent technology and communication
    Vijay Vaitheeswaran Speaker
    Exclusive
    Vijay Vaitheeswaran
    US Business Editor of The Economist

    We use cookies

    We use cookies and other tracking technologies to improve your browsing experience on our website, to show you personalized content and targeted ads, to analyze our website traffic, and to understand where our visitors are coming from. By browsing our website, you consent to our use of cookies and other tracking technologies.

    Accept Cookies