Phil  McKinney

Phil McKinney

President and CEO CableLabs

Phil McKinney is President and CEO of CableLabs, the R&D and innovation lab funded by 55 of the largest cable operators from around the world.

Phil is also the host of the nationally syndicated talk radio show, Killer Innovations, carried on ~30 radio stations across the country.

He is the author of a book on innovation and creativity titled “Beyond The Obvious”, published by Hachette/Hyperion.

Prior to joining CableLabs, he was the vice president and chief technology officer of the $40 billion (FY12) Personal Systems Group at HP. He was responsible for long-range strategic planning, research and development (R&D) and product roadmaps for the company's PC product lines, including mobile devices, notebooks, desktops and workstations. In addition, McKinney was founder and leader of HP's Innovation Program Office (IPO). The IPO was chartered to identify, incubate and launch adjacent and fundamentally new technologies, products and services that would become the future growth engines for HP.

McKinney serves on the:

·         Advisory Board for Hacking Autism, Inc.

·         Chairman of Pioneer Education Africa, Inc.

·         Chairman of Techtrend Group LLC

·         Board of Directors for The Computer History Museum