NYU WIRELESS Founder Ted Rappaport Talks the Future of 5G mmWave

Three years after he and his NYU students proved millimeter wave technologies worked, Ted Rappaport, Professor at NYU and the Founding Director of NYU Wireless, speaks with TIA NOW from the launch of the White House’s Advanced Wireless Research Initiative. Rappaport highlights the rapid progression, from proof of concept to reality, of millimeter wave and other next-generation technologies. Rappaport also explains why he believes the most important driver of new technology is the people, not the technology itself.