Niren Choudhury is heading Business Development functions for Transportation, Aviation, and Ports of North America in Nokia Corporation. He has been an active member for APTA committee. Through several years of association with the Transportation industry, Niren has created a vast industry network consisting of Consultants, Operators, EPCs, and Partners in both Freight Rails and Transit Operations. Previously, he was the CTO for Middle East Region in Alcatel-Lucent located in Dubai, Cairo, and Istanbul. He has been with AT&T, Lucent, Lucent-Philips JV, Alcatel–Lucent, and Nokia for 30+ years in various capacities after joining AT&T Bell Labs. Niren’s expertise includes wide ranges of Telecom Products, Solutions and Applications in Transportation industry.