Stefan Mangold is the founder and General Manager of Loveﬁeld Wireless. His work covers many aspects of
wireless communication, with focus on protocols and system aspects for wireless LAN,
visible light communication, and the Internet-of-Things. Stefan Mangold has been with Walt
Disney Research until 2016, where he worked on connected toys, theme parks, and mobile networks. Before
Disney, Stefan worked at Swisscom in Switzerland and before that, at Philips North America, USA. Stefan
received his Dr.-Ing. / PhD. degree in electrical engineering / telecommunications from RWTH
Aachen University in Germany. Since 2007, he teaches a class on Wireless
Networking and Mobile Computing in the Computer Science Department of ETH Zurich, Switzerland.