An International expert in NGN technologies, Regulation, Interconnection, and Broadband with 38 years’ experience in all aspects of Telecom, including 25years with Govt. and Regulator, Satya N. Gupta is publicly recognized as an Analyst, Author, Advocate, and Advisor on ICT related Policies, Projects, and Business. He joined the Ministry of Communication in 1981 and the Ministry of railways in 1983 and is the recipient of the Minister of Railways award.
A triple master in Electronics Design Technology, IT Management, and Telecom Policy & Regulation, globally known as “guru”. Author of “Everything over IP- All you want to know about NGN”. He also authored a concept called “Job Factory- Converting Unemployment into Intrapreneurship”. This recent research-based work, “Long Tail - Walking the Talk on Rural Broadband Business”, brings out implemental business models.
Elected as the Secretary-General of ITU-APT Foundation of India, he is Vice-President and Trustee of PTCIF and Co-chairs BIF committees on Rural Digital Infrastructure and IoT. He founded NGN Forum in India to spread awareness and capacity building in the field of emerging technologies. As an Expert at Commonwealth Telecom Organisation, imparts training NGN Technologies, Broadband Policy and Regulation, Interconnection Costing, Spectrum Management, IPV6, Blockchain, and Blue-Ocean Strategy.
As Chairman, BLUE TOWN, India & BIMSTEC, forging newer partnerships and “Making It Happen” the vision of “Connecting the Unconnected people living in Rural areas of World”.