Robert W. Lucky

Robert Lucky

Dr. Robert W. Lucky, pioneer in high-speed data communications, is the Chairman Emeritus of the Marconi Society and the 1987 Marconi Prize winner.  He is known worldwide for his writing and speaking about technology and society and has led premier telecommunications research laboratories over the last several decades, first at Bell Labs and then at Telcordia Technologies.  He is the winner of numerous awards including the IEEE Edison Medal and is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and the American and European Academies of Arts and Sciences.