IEEE ComSoc/SP and EMBS/CS Joint Chapters - Austin, Presentation on " The Advancement of collaborative technologies in Health & Wellness "

IEEE  ComSoc/SP Austin Jointed with EMBS/Computer Austin Chapters

Please not the topic and speaker for this session were changed due to unforseen circumstances. 

The new topic:

"Advancement of collaborative technologies in Health & Wellness"


Fawzi Behmann, President of TelNet Management COnsulting Inc.



Return from BHI – Biomedical Health for Informatics and Himms, Fawzi will bring update on technology adoption into product and services for individuals, clinics, hospitals and an overall health & Wellness supply chain.


The talk will address future trends and impact empowered by collaborative technologies such as IoT, Virtualization, 5G and data/analytics.


Takeaway Points:

  • Understanding of rapid evolution of technology and impact in critical healthcare areas.
  • Examples of use cases in healthcare & nutrition.
  • Considerations for scalable and secure networks.



Fawzi is a visionary, thought leader, author, Distinguished Lecturer and contributor in advancing adoption of technology in serving humanity. Fawzi spent over 30 years in industry and held various executive and leadership positions with Tier 1 companies in the areas of communications and networks spanning Semiconductor, communication systems and service provider.


Fawzi is passionate about technology automation and has founded TelNet Management Consulting Inc. in 2009 offering educational and professional services in the areas of technology trends and positioning and solutions for smart networking and IoT/GIS solutions. Examples included Solar Energy, Public Safety – emergency response systems. He organized and chaired workshops, tutorials and was a distinguished lecturer on key topics such as IoT, 5G, virtualization and Big Data/Analytics.
Fawzi is a board member with several companies and had several publication including a recent book on the subject of future IoT “Collaborative Internet of Things for Future Smart Connected Life and Business “ published by Wiley, June 2015,subjectCd-EEJ0.html

Fawzi is a senior member of IEEE, Distinguished Lecturer for the Communications and Computer Societies. He is currently the ComSoc NA vice chair, CTS Conference & PACE Chair, and ComSoc/SP/CS Austin chapter chair. Fawzi was the recipient of several awards from Industry and IEEE including CEO Freescale Diamond Chip Award in 2008, and IEEE ComSoc Chapter of the year award in 2015 and Outstanding R5 member award for 2013, 2014 and 2015. He is currently serving as Conference chair for IEEE Central and organized sessions and workshops at BHI, Himss, Smart Tech on IoT and healthcare.

Fawzi holds a Bachelor of Science with honors and distinction from Concordia University, Montreal; Masters in Computer Science from the University of Waterloo, Ontario and Executive MBA from Queen’s University, Ontario Canada.


Seat are limited. Please RSVP


Free F&B



For more information



Chair EMBS/CS and ComSoc/SP Austin Chapters



  Date and Time




  • 9505 Arboretum
  • Austin, Texas
  • United States 78729
  • Building: AT&T Labs
  • Room Number: #220
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  • Registration closed



6:00 p.m. Networking and Gathering 

6:20 p.m. Call to Order, Announcement

6:30 p.m. Presentation 

7:30 p.m. Q&A

8:00 p.m. Meeting Survey Feedback, Networking