István Gódor is a senior researcher at Ericsson Research, Traffic Analysis and Network Performance Laboratory of Ericsson Hungary. He is a member of IEEE, a member of Scientific Association for Infocommunications (HTE) and a member of public body and Committee on Telecommunication Systems of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. He received both his M.Sc. and Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Budapest, Hungary in 2000 and 2005, respectively. He is (co)author of more than 75 scientific papers and patents. He has been serving a number of Technical Program Committees and as referee for international journals and conferences, such as IEEE Communications Magazine, IEEE ICC, IEEE VTC, IEEE PIMRC, IEEE WCNC and the like. He has been awarded the 2014 IEEE Communications Society Fred W. Ellersick Prize. His research interests include network design, combinatorial optimization, cross-layer optimization, self-organizing networks, energy efficiency, traffic analysis and modeling.