Day 2 - 12 May 2022

10:30AM

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Applied 5G: Chairpersons Welcome

Chairpersons welcome and opening remarks. 

10:45AM

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5G Opportunities in Industrial Applications

  • A closer look at real-life use cases/applications and opportunities in the Aviation, Healthcare and Energy areas.
  • What are the capabilities and requirements needed from 5G for each of these applications/markets.
  • What are the challenges we need to resolved between the application vendors and network providers both from the technical side, as well as from the business model side.

11:15AM

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AI Opportunities in 5G

  • Combining AI at the Edge as the ultimate game-changer.   
  • Using trials and testing to see where AI can really impact opportunities and experiences.   
  • AI and ML as part of critical infrastructure for operations and maintenance optimisation.  

11:35AM

(PDT)

Private Network Trial Use-case

To follow soon …

12:05PM

Networking Break

01:00PM

(PDT)

Panel: Monetizing 5G Services

  • With 5G commercial trials rolling out, are more 5G focused business models needed to take advantage of this market? 
  • Digital deployment – is a hybrid approach of public and private networks best?   
  • A shift from the quality of service to quality of experience and personalisation.  
  • What needs to happen next for 5G to reach its financial capabilities?

01:40PM

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Open RAN for Flexible 5G

  • Collaborative working for greater flexibility.  
  • Costs of 5G, can Open RAN help to aid the financial burden? 
  • The new capabilities to create new features and services at speed.  

02:00PM

(PDT)

Creating Immersive Experiences with 5G

  • Creating audience immersion through AV, VR, ML and robotics.   
  • The extensive capability of user personalisation now available.   
  • Using Edge, AI and digital technologies to enable higher bandwidth and stronger coverage.     
  • Trials and testing for the future of 5G optimised entertainment.

02:30PM

(PDT)

Reaching the Next Phase, Standalone 5G

  • A look at the progression from core, non-standalone (NSA) and standalone (SA) 5G.  
  • Unlocking mass coverage with capabilities through SA 5G, from heightened speeds to network slicing.  
  • Where do we go from here with this next-gen connectivity?

02:40PM

(PDT)

The Future of 5G & Beyond

  • The current status of 5G across the Americas. 
  • A look at how to grow 5G. 
  • Emerging 5G use-cases. 
  • The roadmap for 5G and beyond (as 6G comes into play).

03:00PM

End of Day