John Godfrey is the senior vice president of public policy at Samsung, where he represents the company in Washington and covers a diverse set of issues, ranging from virtual reality to 5G. We talked in detail about the rollout of 5G networks, and he makes sense of a complex topic that’s always seemed confusing and complicated to me. He’s passionate about the technology and passionate about its benefits. He also responds to concerns that have been raised about potential security risks.
John also manages a team that’s been working from home during the pandemic and has some tips about how to build strong teams even when we can’t be together in person. So let’s get started.