Martin Adolph is a Programme Coordinator at the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the United Nation’s specialized
agency for information and communications technologies (ICT).
Working within the Policy and Technology Watch Division of ITU’s standardization bureau, Martin is responsible for surveying the ICT environment to capture new topics for standardization activities. Fascinated with innovation and new technologies, he authored several Technology Watch Reports on topics such as biometrics, cloud computing, gaming, e-learning and sensor networks.
Martin is coordinating ITU-T standards activities in intelligent transportation systems (ITS) and machine-to-machine communications (M2M). He frequently advises ICT-related projects and ITU Kaleidoscope, an academic conference on innovation and standards in ICT.
Martin holds diplomas in Computer Science from Dresden University of Technology, and Engineering from Ecole Centrale Paris. He speaks English, French and German.