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Jean-Pierre Abello

Director, Global Engineering R&D
Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida Area
JP Abello is part of Nielsen’s thought leadership team, where he currently leads Global Engineering R&D for the Internet of Things and Digital Media. Before that, JP spent over two decades building innovative products used by millions of consumers worldwide, including Yahoo Connected TV which won an Engineering Emmy Award in 2011, and the OCAP application platform deployed in millions of US of set-top boxes. JP serves as a judge in the CES Innovation Awards (2 categories) and the TV Emmy Awards. He is also member of the W3C Advisory Committee, and a member of the Advisory Boards for IoT World and AI World Advisory.He is also a member of the IoT Consortium, where he co-chairs the Privacy & Security sub-committee, and an active member of ATSC, IAB, CTA and the TV Academy.JP published a featured article on IoT in the Nielsen Journal of Measurement, and has recently given talks at CES, IoT World, IoT Security Summit, Smart Home Summit, AI World, AI Summit, Apps World, TiECon, TAB OOH Ratings and the Media Ratings Council.