Lawson, John

Lawson, John

Executive Director at AWARN Alliance

John Lawson serves as Executive Director of the Advanced Warning and Response Network (AWARN) Alliance, an international coalition of broadcasting, consumer electronics, and B2B companies. The Alliance is leveraging NextGen TV (ATSC 3.0) to develop an advanced system for emergency alerting, news, and information. John was one of four signatories to the original Joint Petition that led to FCC approval of ATSC 3.0 transmission in 2017. He’s also President of Convergence Services, Inc, a consulting firm focused on spectrum, resilience, remote learning, and the Intelligent Transportation Sector..