• David Mckechnie

    Telstra Corporation

  • David McKechnie is a senior technical specialist at Telstra Corporation in the Telstra LABS group and is responsible for Telstra’s future vision and technology roadmap in the domains of 5G, V2X, and IoT.
    McKechnie has spent nearly 10 years helping design and deploy wireless technologies for network operators across the globe, instrumental in many “first” 4G deployments, the initial rollout of the NBN Fixed Wireless Network in Australia as well as the recent launch of Telstra’s 5G network.
    He has contributed to industry working groups including the 5G Automotive Association (5GAA), Third Generation Partnership Project (3GPP), and the IoT Alliance Australia (IoTAA).
    McKechnie earned a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering, from Monash University, Australia.