Steven B. Carlson
Chair, IEEE P802.3bp Reduced Twisted Pair Gigabit Ethernet Task Force;
Executive Secretary, IEEE 802.3 Ethernet Working Group;
President, High Speed Design, Inc.
Steven B. Carlson is the President of High Speed Design, Inc., a Portland, Oregon-based consulting company. Mr. Carlson has over 39 years’ experience in embedded control systems and networking for the entertainment and energy management industries. He currently serves as the Chair of the IEEE P802.3bp Reduced Twisted Pair Gigabit Ethernet Task Force and is the Executive Secretary of the IEEE 802.3 Ethernet Working Group. Mr. Carlson served as the Chair of IEEE 802.3af-2003 DTE Power via MDI project, usually referred to as “Power over Ethernet,” the IEEE 802.3bf - 2011 Time Sync Task Force and was a founder of the Professional Light and Sound Association’s Technical Standards Program, ANSI E1-Entertainment Technology.