Agenda

Join us for a lively, informative session.

07:00 – 08:00 WELCOME RECEPTION AND BREAKFAST


08:00 – 08:15 Opening remarks

Heinz Bernold, Partner & Associate Director BCG
Pierre Ferragu, Managing Partner New Street Research


08:15 – 09:00 Fireside ChaT: 5G and Verizon

Frank Boulben, SVP Consumer Marketing & Products Verizon


09:00 – 10:30 SESSION 1: STATE OF 5G

09:00 – 09:20 Sangmin Lee, CTO & Head of 5G Service LG Uplus: 5G – A Telco Viewpoint
09:20 – 09:40 Chris Wright, CTO Red Hat: 5G – A Software Viewpoint
09:40 – 10:00 Caroline Chan, GM Network Business Incubator Division Intel: 5G – A Tech Viewpoint
10:00 – 10:30 Panel Discussion and Q&A (S. Lee, C. Wright, C. Chan, A. Holcman)


10:30 – 10:45 Coffee break


10:45 – 11:30 SESSION 2: Last-mile Innovations

10:45 – 10:55 Joe Ryan, VP Business Development Altaeros: Rural Coverage Innovations
10:55 – 11:05 Damiano Coletti, VP Strategy & Marketing Airspan: Small Cells Innovations
11:05 – 11:15 Brian Deutsch, CEO Pivotal Commware: Innovations in mmWave
11:15 – 11:30 Panel Discussion and Q&A (J. Ryan, D. Coletti, B. Deutsch)


11:30 – 12:15 Panel Discussion: Spectrum – Lifeblood for 5G 

Hank Hultquist, VP Federal Regulatory AT&T
V. Noah Campbell, CEO RS Access
Katy M. Ross, Partner Wiley Rein
Jay Monroe, Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors Globalstar


12:15 – 13:00 Networking LUNCH


13:00 – 14:15 SESSION 3: A NEW ARCHITECTURE FOR 5G

13:00 – 13:20 Alejandro Holcman, SVP Engineering Qualcomm: Evolution of 5G Network Infrastructure
13:20 – 13:40 Sanjai Parthasarathi, CMO II-IV: The Backbone of 5G
13:40 – 14:00 Thierry Maupilé, EVP Chief of Strategy Altiostar: Accelerating Network Transformation
14:00 – 14:15 Panel Discussion and Q&A (A. Holcman, S. Parthasarathi, T. Maupilé)


14:15 – 15:15 Panel Discussion: INFRASTRUCTURE AT THE EDGE

Ed Knapp, CTO American Tower
Kevin Smithen, Managing Director & Head of Strategy Digital Bridge
Alex Marcham, Technical Marketing Manager Vapor IO
Zac Smith, CEO Packet


15:15 – 15:30 Coffee break


15:30 – 16:15 Panel Discussion: 5G and The collision of Industries

Alex Moullé-Berteaux, COO Starry
Iyad Tarazi, CEO Federated Wireless
Craig Cowden, Chief Network Officer & SVP Enterprise Solutions Charter


16:15 – 17:00 SESSION 4: Future 5G Use Cases and Opportunities

16:15 – 16:30 Vivek Sharma, Senior Director Enterprise Sales Magic Leap: Spatial Computing and 5G
16:30 – 16:45 Nick Thomas, VP Commercial Partnerships Hatch Entertainment: Cloud Gaming
16:45 – 17:00 Panel Discussion and Q&A (V. Sharma, N. Thomas)


17:00 – 17:05 CLOSING REMARKS

Heinz Bernold, Partner & Associate Director BCG
Pierre Ferragu, Managing Partner New Street Research


17:05 – 18:00 DRINKS


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