Doug Makishima

CSMO, Summit Tech

Doug Makishima

Speaker Bio


Doug Makishima, CSMO of Summit Tech, is a seasoned C-level executive with deep experience in wireless communications, mobile devices, IoT, and AI.  He was most recently the COO of Meeami Technologies, a leading provider of IP communications and Voice IoT / AI technologies.  Before Meeami, Doug was COO/CSMO at D2 Technologies, a leading software company enabling mobile VoIP & IMS IP communications capabilities for top-tier OEMs, IC vendors and operators.  He has held senior management positions at leading companies such as Nortel, AMD, Adaptec, GSMA and several startups. During his engineering career, he developed patented storage IC technology and has actively participated on several IEEE, ANSI and GSMA committees focused on wireless, communications and storage standards. He holds a BSEE from the University of California at Santa Barbara and an MBA from Santa Clara University.