OCTOBER 19 – 20, 2022 | Irving, TX

5G Americas 2022 Analyst Forum Speakers

Asha Keddy

Corporate Vice President, Technology, Systems Architecture and Client Group
General Manager, Next Generation and Standards


Asha R. Keddy is Corporate Vice President in the Technology, Systems Architecture and Client Group (TSCG), where she also serves as the General Manager of Next Generation and Standards (NGS) Group.  A recognized industry leader, Keddy’s passion is in understanding how advancements in technology can improve the lives of people, and the environment in which we live—creating a safer, healthier, smarter society for all.


Keddy leads 5G partner strategy and development efforts for Intel. This multi-year investment, her team’s work, and dozens of trials with industry-leading manufacturing, operator, and vertical partners have resulted in several world “firsts.” These accomplishments will accelerate 5G commercial deployment across industrial, automotive, fixed wireless and enterprise use cases in all major geographies. The learnings and Intellectual Property (IP) from these engagements will also serve to evolve the development of system architectures and incubation of technologies and IP for wireless at Intel. 

Caroline Chan

Vice President, Network and Edge Group
General Manager, Network Business Incubator Division


Caroline Y. Chan is vice president in the Network and Edge Group and general manager of the group’s Network Business Incubator Division at Intel Corporation. She is responsible for driving new services running across the network infrastructure, working closely with network service cloud service providers and enterprises. Chan and her team will lead pathfinding of advanced technology solutions that are enabled and accelerated by 5G capabilities such as AI, Machine Learning, Blockchain, Data Analytics, Immersive Media, Cloud gaming, and others.

Cristina Rodriguez

Vice President, Network and Edge Group
General Manager, Wireless Access Network Division


Cristina Rodriguez is vice president in the Network & Edge Group, general manager of the group's Wireless Access Network Division (WAND), and general manager of the Austin Design Center at Intel Corporation. She leads Intel’s efforts to provide innovative wireless access solutions in both traditional and cloud native networks, enabling the RAN of the future by bringing together 5G, the build out of the Edge and Artificial Intelligence. Rodriguez has full PnL ownership, responsible for strategy and business plans, technical product marketing, roadmaps, product definition, forecasting, customer relationships, investment decisions and GTM.

Jonathan Luse​

Industrial Solutions Management​


Jonathan Luse leads Intel’s Industrial Solutions Management organization, which is responsible for planning and deploying products and solutions for the various industrial market segments including energy, process and discrete manufacturing and logistics industries.    His team helps customers and partners develop processor and advanced software solutions for time sensitive control, business and manufacturing analytics and insights in ruggedized and harsh environments.