Future networks seminar – 5g for industry-specific services

GSMA Seminars

Date & Time

Tuesday, 12 Sep 2017

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

We invite you to join us at this year’s 5G seminar where you will hear from about the visions and plans for 5G tailored network slicing in multiple industries. The industry is seeing 5G as a generational transformation from network to network-experience, delivering a tailored “Network as a Service” that matches specific communication needs of the services demanded by humans and machines.
Venue: Moscone Center (South), Level 2 room 216.
14:00 – 14:15    Assemble
14:15 – 14:25     Welcome and Introduction
It’s not just about superfast mobile broadband
Henry Calvert
Head of Future Network Programme, GSMA
14:25 – 14:40     PRESENTATION – Collaborative initiative to enable 5G Network Slicing
How and why the requirement?
Why a collaborative initiative?
The road to standardising Network Slicing.
Nico Bayer
Senior Project Manager, Deutsche Telekom 
(Chair of GSMA Network Slicing Task Force)
14:40 – 14:55    PRESENTATION – Flexibility offered by Network and Application Platform Slicing
Creating infrastructure “Green Field” opportunities
Creating additional supplier options while lessening fears of vendor lock-in
Options to consider while we wait for 5G
Doug Eng
Technical Architect, Wireless Network Architecture and Design, AT&T
14:55 – 15:10     PRESENTATION – 5G Network Slicing: business models and network capabilities
What new opportunities 5G can offer to the industries
What 5G capabilities should be shared to industries?
What are the key technologies and priorities?
Devaki Chandramouli
Senior Specialist Mobile Core Standards & Architecture, Nokia 
15:10 – 15:25    PRESENTATION – Enabling Industries by building trusted networks 
How Network Slicing offers customized secured private networks?
Will customers pay more for a better experience?
Paul Bradley
Head of 5G Strategy & Partnerships, Gemalto
15:25 – 15:40     PRESENTATION – Empowering enterprise use cases through slices 
Compartmentalizing the mobile core to meet enterprise use cases
Enabling the new operation model
Creating value by empowering IT leaders to manage mobility services?
Humberto J. La Roche
Principal Engineer at Chief Technology and Architecture Office, Cisco
15:40 – 16:20    INDUSTRY PANEL
This session will cover the following topics, with each member of the panel sharing their prospective, followed by audience Q&A.
What is the role of mobile network operator in industries today and tomorrow?
A common network or a virtualised dedicated network?
How can the industry-specific service re-shape the MNOs in the future?
16:20 – 16:30     Q&A

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