Dirk Weiler

Chairman of the Board European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI)

Dirk Weiler is Chairman of the ETSI Board, the ETSI representative to the European Commission’s ICT Standardisation Multi-Stakeholder Platform, Vice Chairman of the German BITKOM Working Group Standardization, member of the CEN-CENELEC-ETSI Joint Presidents’ Group, and a member of the German DIN Presidential Committee FOCUS.ICT.

Since 2007 he is Head of Standards Policy in Nokia, responsible for standardization policy and membership portfolio. He regularly appears as speaker or moderator in conferences and events about technology, standardization and IPR topics.

Dirk has chaired ETSI’s IPR Special Committee from 2008 – 2018. From 2010 – 2014, he was Chairman of the ETSI General Assembly and since 2008, he is ETSI Board member.

Interesting fact

Weiler has 33 years of broad experience in the ICT industry.