Malik Saadi

Research Focus

Malik Kamal-Saadi is head of the Strategic Technology Group at ABI Research focussing on transformative technologies and Innovation across various industries, including Consumer and Industrial Telecommunications, Enterprise IT and OT Technologies, Consumer Electronics, IoT, and other Adjacent Markets. In his role, Malik is leading a number of ABI Research activities, including thought leadership, consultancy services, syndicated services, strategic positioning services, market forecasts and market intelligence, competitive assessments, and market analysis.

Before Joining ABI Research, Malik was a Principal Analyst at Informa Telecoms and Media, covering a wide range of topics, including Devices, Networks & Infrastructure, and Multimedia Services. He has planned, authored, and co-authored many studies in various areas, including Artificial Intelligence, 5G Technologies, and Use Cases, Sensor Networks, IoT Technologies, Future Mobile Handsets, Mobile Application Platforms and Operating Systems, Mobile Broadband Networks, and Devices, Mobile Web Applications Development, Converged Networks and Devices, Mobile VoIP, Mobile Access at Home. Malik is a frequent speaker and chair at international conferences, as well as a regular press commentator. Malik has over 25 years of experience in the telecommunications, IT, and data science industries as a technology expert and analyst following different technologies from inception to maturity. He has also played a key role in a number of European and Government projects. He is also a member of Forbes’ Technology Council and a top industry observer and commentator.   Specialties: Artificial Intelligence and Neural Networks, 5G/6G networks and Use Cases, Computing Technologies and Data Science, Quantum Technologies and Quantum Physics, IoT Technologies and Markets, Industrial Robotics, Wireless Connectivity, Semiconductor Technologies, and Related Applications, Mobile Hardware and Software Technologies, Mobile Ecosystems, Mobile Networks Infrastructure, Mobile Market Sizing and Forecasts, Technology Convergence, Mobile data services, Mobile Business Models and addressable Markets.

Education

Malik has a Ph.D. from Group d’Etude des Semiconducteurs (now Coulomb Labs in France), specializing in semiconductor devices and materials, design, and engineering.

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