5G Program Director
Lars Bergendahl manages the 5G program at Ericsson. In this capacity, he is focused on live test networks, customer trials, standards leadership and product development leading up to commercial 5G networks commencing in 2020. With decades of telecommunications experience, Lars has previously been active as Telecom expert for the Department of Trade and Industry in UK and was instrumental in the global introduction of 3G and 4G for Ericsson. Lars has also held the role of CEO for a number of European consortia and has led the build out of mobile networks in both Europe and the US.