Entries by Paula Reinman

UW ECE doctoral student Vikram Iyer receives 2020 Marconi Society Young Scholar Award

Original Article on UW Electrical & Computer Engineering On August 4, 2020, The Marconi Society recognized Vikram Iyer, a Ph.D. candidate in the University of Washington Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (UW ECE) as a 2020 Marconi Society Paul Baran Young Scholar. The award acknowledges Iyer’s innovative work developing bio-inspired and bio-integrative wireless sensor […]


Marconi Society Names Three 2020 Paul Baran Young Scholars

Innovative researchers create breakthroughs to scale next-generation wireless and quantum networks Cleveland, OH, August 4, 2020 – The Marconi Society today recognized three outstanding young researchers who are harnessing the power of next generation wireless and quantum networks  to improve the lives of consumers everywhere. The Marconi Society Paul Baran Young Scholar Award recognizes the […]


Colombian Students Recognized for Addressing Public Health Concerns Regarding Air Quality

The Marconi Society is dedicated to supporting and connecting with the future generation of technical innovators who have a passion for making a positive impact. The Celestini Program, created by our Young Scholars, partners with universities, businesses and governments worldwide to empower students in underserved areas to solve local issues with technology. The Celestini Program […]


Rethinking How We Fund Connectivity

By Samantha Schartman-Cycyk The past few weeks have forced many people and organizations, including the Marconi Society, to think deeply about the systems within our society that perpetuate racism and continued barriers to opportunity. While the Marconi Society’s expertise is not in those systems, it is centered squarely on the lack of connectivity and the […]