David Reed - CableLabs

David Reed is Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer for CableLabs. In this position, he is responsible for leading research and development projects addressing telecommunications technology assessment, business, economic, and strategic issues of immediate interest to cable television companies. Prior to 2004, David was Chief Technical Officer and Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning. David has been at CableLabs since 1994 during which time he has helped launch and/or manage the successful tru2way, PacketCable, Go2Broadband, CableHome, Strategic Assessment and Bandwidth Management programs.

Dr. Reed served for three years at the Federal Communications Commission as a Telecommunications Policy Analyst in the Office of Plans and Policy where he worked on video dialtone, personal communications services (PCS), and spectrum auction policies.

Dr. Reed earned his Ph.D. from the Department of Engineering and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University. He also holds a M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon, and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Colorado State University.