5G Conference: A Path to Resilient and Secure Networks

5G Conference: A Path to Resilient and Secure Networks

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Virtually hosted by New Street Research and Boston Consulting Group

Thursday, June 4, 2020
12:45-6pm UK time (7:45am-1pm ET)

All times are local time in the UK (GMT+1).

12:45 – 13:00 OPENING REMARKS

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

13:00 – 14:00 SESSION 1: Reflections on COVID-19 – Managing the Path Towards 5G

​13:00 – 13:20 Claudia Nemat, Board Member Technology & Innovation DT​
13:20 – 13:40 Scott Petty, CTO Vodafone UK
​13:40 – 14:00 Panel Discussion and Q&A

14:00 – 14:30 FIRESIDE CHAT

​Michael Sherman, Chief Strategy & Transformation Officer BT

14:30 – 15:30 SESSION 2: A New Architecture – De-Mystifying O-RAN

​14:30 – 14:45 Damiano Coletti, VP Strategy & Marketing Airspan: A New Network Architecture
14:45 – 15:00 Mallik Rao, CTO Telefonica Germany: Transformation of a Telco Network
15:00 – 15:15 Thierry Maupilé, EVP & Chief of Strategy Altiostar: Business Impact of O-RAN
​15:15 – 15:30 Panel Discussion and Q&A

15:30 – 15:45 COFFEE BREAK

15:45 – 16:45 SESSION 3: “5G 2.0” – A Path to Ubiquitous, Resilient & Secure Connectivity

​15:45 – 16:00 Heinz Bernold, Partner & Director, Telecommunications BCG: The Next Wave of 5G
​16:00 – 16:15 Kirsi Valtari, VP BD & Head of Business Elisa Automate: Supercharge 5G with Automation
16:15 – 16:30 Alejandro Holcman, SVP Engineering Qualcomm: The Future of Unlicensed & mmWave
​16:30 – 16:45 Panel Discussion and Q&A

16:45 – 17:45 SESSION 4: The Next Stage of Digital Infrastructure

​16:45 – 17:00 Colin Alexander, Director Networking Marketing, Infrastructure ARM: Powering the Edge
17:00 – 17:15 Oscar Pallarols, Global Commercial Director Cellnex: Next-Gen Infrastructure Sharing
17:15 – 17:30 Speaker to be confirmed: 5G at the Edge
​17:30 – 17:45 Panel Discussion and Q&A

17:45 – 18:00 CLOSING REMARKS

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

If you are interested in 1x1 meetings with the participating companies, please reach out to your New Street sales contact to indicate interest.