Dino Flore serves as Head of Technology & Products for Qualcomm in EMEA. In this role, Dino is responsible for the leadership, strategy, development and implementation of multiple technologies, driving their adoption across the region. This includes 5G, Wi-Fi, IOT, XR, AI and Automotive related products in Qualcomm’s portfolio. Dino joined Qualcomm in July 2003 as member of the Engineering Services Group (ESG). From 2005 to 2017 Dino was part of the Qualcomm Standards Group, where he held several leadership roles focused on 3GPP standardization. From March 2013 to April 2017, Dino served as chairman of 3GPP RAN, the Technical Specifications Group in 3GPP responsible for the standardization of 4G and 5G access networks. From September 2016 to September 2018 Dino was appointed as first Director General of the newly formed 5G Automotive Association (5GAA), the goal of which is to bridge the automotive and telecom industries to develop next-generation connected mobility solutions. Prior to Qualcomm, Dino held the role of senior research engineer at Arraycomm. Dino was granted more than 30 US patents in the area of mobile communication. He received a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from the Politecnico di Torino, Italy and a Master of Science in Mobile Communications from the EURECOM Institute, France. In 2019 Dino was the subject of a profile piece in the Wall Street Journal: The Yeoman Work Behind 5G Wizardry.