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Why Attend

  • Building 5G Era Network with Technology Innovation
  • New Capabilities & New Growth Based on New Business
  • Wireless Supports Industry Sustainable Development
  • Best Industry Show Booth on Technologies and Business Use Cases
  • TechCity: Building an Intelligent Society and Enriching City Life

The 2018 Global MBB Forum will be hosted by Huawei together with its industry partners GSMA and GTI in London from November 19th to November 21st. It will welcome global operators, regulatory agencies, vertical industry partners, news media, and analysts from around the world to help shape the future of the MBB industry.

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Speakers

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Ken Hu

Deputy & Rotating Chairman, Huawei

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Mats Granryd

Director General, GSMA

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Guiqing Liu

Executive Vice President, China Telecommunications Corporation

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Dr. Alex Jin Sung Choi

SVP Research & Technology Innovation, Head of T-Laboratories Innovation, Deutsche Telekom AG

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Howard Watson

Group CTIO, British Telecom

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Babak Fouladi

Group CTIO , MTN

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Olaf Swantee

CEO, Sunrise

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David Dyson

CEO, 3UK

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Jacob Groote

EVP, Products Business Market, KPN

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David Wang

Executive Director of the Board, Chairman of Investment Review Board, Huawei

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Ryan Ding

Executive Director of the Board, President of Carrier Business Group, Huawei

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Stephen Howe

EVP & CTO, Bell

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Arnaud Vamparys

Senior VP Radio Networks, Orange Group

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Simon Sproule

VP & CMO, Aston Martin

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Edward Deng

President of Wireless Solution, Huawei

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Agenda

09:00 - 17:00
Guest Arrival & Registration
15:00-17:30
C-Suite Business Roundtable (Invitation Only)
CTO Roundtable (Invitation Only)
09:00-11:00
Keynote Speech: Leading Business in the 5G Era
09:00-09:20
5G Inspiring the Future
Ken Hu, Deputy & Rotating Chairman, Huawei
09:20-09:40
5G: Fuelling an Era of Intelligent Connectivity
Mats Granryd, Director General, GSMA
09:40-10:00
5G Key Capabilities and Operation Practices
Guiqing Liu, Executive Vice President, China Telecommunications Corporation
10:00-10:20
Bringing 5G to Commercial Reality: An Ecosystem Approach
Dr. Alex Jin Sung Choi, SVP Research & Technology Innovation, Head of T-Laboratories Innovation, Deutsche Telekom AG
10:20-10:40
Converged, Agile Networks Underpinned by 5G
Howard Watson, Group CTIO, British Telecom
10:40-11:00
Reaching the "Unconnected"
Babak Fouladi, Group CTIO, MTN
11:00-12:00
Booth Tour
11:30-17:00
Speakers' Corner
11:30-12:00
Building Best Indoor Coverage with DIS in UK - The First Neutral Service Provider Partnership in UK
Richard Bourne, Chief Executive Officer of Stratto
12:00-12:30
5G Oriented DIS in World Largest Airport
Ozgur Genc, Core Network Capabilities Director, Turkcell
12:30-13:00
5G-Ready Digital Indoor System for Multi-operators Sharing
Henry Wong, Head of Strategic Wireless Technology and Core Networks, HKT
16:30-17:00
Why SR will Change the Way We Communicate
Maarten Tobias, CEO and Co-founder of Dimenco
14:00-15:40
Keynote Speech: Leading Business in the 5G Era
14:00-14:20
How Mobility and Connectivity Drive Positive Change
Olaf Swantee, CEO, Sunrise
14:20-14:40
5G: Revolution not Evolution
David Dyson, CEO, 3UK
14:40-14:50
5G Trial Experience Lucky Draw
14:50-15:10
Business First, Technology Second
Jacob Groote, EVP, Products Business Market, KPN
15:10-15:40
Towards Autonomous Driving MBB Network with AI
David Wang, Executive Director of the Board, Chairman of Investment Review Board, Huawei
15:50-18:30
Wireless Industry and Technology Talks (WIT Talks)
All Business Connected @LTE Summit
●5G is coming, top operators to share their LTE deployment strategy of 5G era
●LTE experience new benchmark in 5G era to handle increasing service experience demand
●LTE will continuously evolve together with 5G NR, new technologies to be introduced afterward
●Pioneer operators to share their successful experience on how to explore new business in LTE network
EM Summit: Connect the Unconnected
● Creating investment-friendly enviornment, exploiting the opportunities of connecting the underserved billion people, home, IoT and build smart city
●Network evolution, including but not limited to Site, PoleStar 2.0, Lean GU, LTE, WTTx, Smart OPEX, PowerStar
Digital Indoor System Roundtable
●5G is now. Leading operators provide valuable insights and discuss the 5G-oriented indoor network
●More indoor business modes being introduced this year. Sharing stories about the growing number of indoor business modes and the industry’s development
●Transitioning to digital planning, integration and visualized operation for indoor coverage
09:00-11:30
Keynote Speech: Leading Networks in the 5G Era
09:00-09:20
5G is ON, Taking Mobile to New Horizons
Ryan Ding, Executive Director of the Board, President of Carrier Business Group, Huawei
09:20-09:40
Building the Best Network from Coast to Coast to Coast
Stephen Howe, EVP & CTO, Bell
09:40-10:00
#Generation5G
Arnaud Vamparys, Senior VP Radio Networks, Orange Group
10:00-10:20
105 Years Old and Behaving Like a Startup
Simon Sproule, VP & CMO, Aston Martin
10:20-10:30
BT Sport and A 5G Future for Broadcast
10:30-11:00
5G City Panel Discussion
11:00-11:30
Inspiring 5G Era New Business, New Capability, New Direction
Edward Deng, President of Wireless Solution, Huawei
12:30-14:00
Lunch
14:00-17:30
Wireless Industry and Technology Talks (WIT Talks)
Cloud AR/VR Summit
●Cloud AR/VR concept and values to the entire industry
●Operators' business models and practices
●Launch of Cloud AR/VR Forum to help operators and ecosystem partners build global services
C-V2X Roundtable
●C-V2X global industry progress
●Huawei C-V2X strategies and solutions
●C-V2X business model
Wireless Automation Roundtable
●Network automation evolution enabling "Autopilot Network"
●Chemical reaction when mobile networks meet AI
●Automated innovation cases of global leading operators
14:30-16:25
Speakers' Corner
14:30-14:45
Mobile Networks and UTM
Marc Kegelaers, Co-Owner and CEO, Unifly
14:45-15:00
Enabling Better Outcomes across the Health Continuum with 5G
Patrick Van Beers, Head of Digital Platform Solutions, Philips
15:00-15:15
5G: The Driver for UK Productivity
Mark Stansfeld, Chair of Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership (WLEP) and 5G lead for Midlands Engine
15:15-15:40
Analyzing Where Smartphone Users’ Cellular Experience is Superior to Wi-Fi
Ian Fogg, VP Analysis, OpenSignal
15:40-15:55
Exploration of Using Mobile Networks for UTM (UAS Traffic Management)
Vanessa Kuroda, Wireless & Comms Architect, Altiscope at A³ by Airbus
15:55-16:10
Why the Science of ‘Where’ will Transform Your Business
Richard Stevenson, Telecoms Lead, Esri UK
16:10-16:25
LTE/5G Connected Drones - Paving the Way for the Future
Kamarul A Muhamed, CEO, Aerodyne

Speakers' Corner: Inspire the MBB Innovation Moment

The Global MBB Forum will launch the Speakers' Corner in the exhibition area, inviting industry ecosystem partners to present the most innovative 5G applications and discuss new business models in the upcoming 5G era. Hot topics will cover AI, 5G technology, drone management platform and e-healthcare. Welcome to join us and inspire the MBB innovation.

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Exhibition

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With an exhibition area of more than 3,000 m², Huawei is cooperating with over 10 operators and 20 industry partners to demonstrate a shared vision of future mobile connectivity. This includes 5G, the Internet of Things, the latest MBB industry trends, AI, Cloud VR/AR, connected cars, and industrial .




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Road of Global MBB Forum