ASSIA CEO and Chairman Inducted into Consumer Technology Hall of Fame

John Cioffi, ASSIA CEO and Chairman, was among the 2018 class of inductees into the Consumer Technology Hall of Fame. Created in 2000, the CT Hall of Fame celebrates technology leaders who advance innovation and develop, create, market, and promote the technologies, products, and services that continue to improve consumers’ lives.

Dr. John Cioffi, was honored for his work leading the effort to develop the scheme that dramatically increased bandwidth, resulting in the first broadband connectivity standard that delivered internet access to hundreds of millions of homes worldwide.

Dr. Cioffi was among a prestigious group of fourteen 2018 honorees who were inducted into the Consumer Technology Hall of Fame at an awards dinner on November 7 at Capitale in New York City.

Dr. Cioffi is also a member of the Internet Hall of Fame and winner of the Economist Computing and Telecommunications Award, the IEEE Alexander Graham Bell Medal, the IEEE Kobayashi Award and the Marconi Society’s Marconi Prize.