Ken Stanwood

Ken Stanwood

Ken Stanwood is CTO of WiLAN, Inc., and is active in government affairs and university technology transfer. Mr. Stanwood transitioned into his role of CTO after having served as President and CEO of WiLAN Labs, the research and development arm of WiLAN, Inc. WiLAN Labs focused on developing solutions to fundamental issues facing next generation wireless communications and cloud computing. Mr. Stanwood has extensive experience in Broadband Wireless technology development including protocol and algorithm development, intellectual property, and standardization. He has been in the communications industry for over 30 years. He helped found the WiMAX Forum, was vice-chair of IEEE 802.16 and was the first technical working group chair of the WiMAX Forum. He holds more than 130 US patents.


Posts by Ken Stanwood


TC Heartland Requires Standardized Local Rules and Demand Letter Reform

In their recent TC Heartland decision, SCOTUS created unequal protection against patent infringers based on geographical incorporation decisions. They added uncertainty in time, cost, and outcome in …
By Ken Stanwood & Dennis Duchene
5 months ago 2

Benefit of the Secondary Patent Market to Startups

The validity of secondary markets for a variety of goods and services is never questioned. Securities are sold and resold many times after their initial offering, homes …
By Ken Stanwood
1 year ago 1