Who is Chris Goswami?


Chris Goswami started 7minutes.net

Chris has worked for 30 years in the telecoms industry and is currently Director of Communications at Openwave Mobility, a bright new company in Silicon Valley. Chris writes articles for Openwave Mobility which you can access here. He is an experienced speaker having spoken and chaired events in many countries, and in the 1980s was involved in some of the earliest research into “CDMA” — the basis for mobile telephony worldwide.

Brought up a Hindu, Chris became a Christian at 19 and has served in many roles in local churches. He now works part time at Openwave and works as Associate Pastor at Lymm Baptist Church. He was formerly Associate Minister at Brownley Green, Baptist Church in Wythenshawe, Manchester — read Nothing Good Comes Out of Wythenshawe.

Chris is married to Alison with daughters: Anna, Laura, and Sarah, and lives in Cheshire, England, but in case you are wondering about his name, he is ethnically from India.

Laura, Alison, Sarah, Anna

Laura, Alison, Sarah, and Anna

Chris holds a First Class Bachelor of Science Degree, MSc, and PhD in Electronic Engineering and Telecommunications, and a First Class Bachelor of Arts Degree in Contextual Theology.

Other blogs and articles authored by Chris

The following recent articles and posts are on topics concerned with Mobile Telecommunications.

Company Articles & PostsArticle also published in
Major trends and pointless trivia – MWC 2019
Google reaches 20 – are they now playing God?IT Pro Portal
Gossip, banter, and nuggets of inspiration from Network Virtualization Europe
Forget Google and Facebook — you can do better!Vanilla Plus
The One Myth Every Mobile Operator Tells ThemselvesThe Fast Mode
Why do Telcos Need a New Perspective on their Subscriber Data?Wireless Week
There was an old woman who swallowed a fly — Ads and BlockersThe Fast Mode
Replaying Old Songs — Rethinking Traffic Management – & Rebooting DPI
Is David Cameron Killing Digital Britain?
5 Innovations That Will Disrupt Mobile AdvertisingTMCnet
Don’t Be NeutralThe Economist
Advertising and the delicate art of the pushRCR Wireless
Anything But NeutralRCR Wireless
Mobile Video In The Zettabyte EraConnect World
The Surveillance Economy and the Price of Subscriber DataWireless week
Over-the-Top Players are Learning That One Size Doesn’t Fit AllMobilty TechZone
Marketing to a Community of 1Mobile Marketer and Luxury Daily
Mobile Video is changing – as much to do with people as technologyBroadband Traffic Management
Themes from MWC 2014 — NOT a typo!RCR Wireless
From Sticks to Carrots – Policy Control to Policy EngagementWireless Week
Mobile Data Charging – fads, fashions, and factsMobile Europe
Scorched Earth ThinkingMobile Marketing
HTML5 – Workhorse or Trojan Horse?
Why Reallocating Spectrum Isn’t Enough
What Women Want!Mobile Marketing and RCR Wireless


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