Bob Flynn is an Internet of Things professional recognized for his ability to architect solutions for clients to meet project needs. His unique talent in oneM2M architecture and design is supported by his strengths in R&D, Team Management, Solution Architecture and hands on development. He is recognized as a subject matter expert in oneM2M for standards development, implementation and testing.

Bob’s expertise stems from 20 years of experience in Research and Development in oneM2M and 3GPP global standards. In his most recent position as Architect for oneM2M at Chordant, Bob led the incubation of interworking oneM2M with 3GPP 4G/5G IoT capabilities. Bob is the Vice Chair of the Test and Development Ecosystem (TDE) at oneM2M.

Prior to joining Chordant, Bob was a Member of Technical Staff with InterDigital. In this position, he authored/coauthored over 60 patent applications and was a recipient of the oneM2M Technical Excellence Award in 2018. He was the technical lead for the oneM2M technology development and prior to that he worked as an embedded software developer. Bob’s career history also includes Lockheed Martin, where he rotated through a variety of assignments as part of their selective Engineering Leadership Development Program.

Bob holds an MS in Electrical Engineering degree from Drexel University. He earned his BS in Electrical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University and an Associate of Science from Valley Forge Military College. Bob was commissioned into the Army Reserve as an Infantry Officer from Valley Forge Military College and served until he retired.