Agenda

 

TimeTopicSpeaker
DAY 1 - 16 May, 2018
ChairpersonMs. Vicki Livingston, Head of Communications, 5G Americas
08:45 - 09:00WelcomeMr. Chris Pearson, President, 5G Americas
09:00 - 09:25KeynoteThe Honorable Jessica Rosenworcel, Commissioner, Federal
Communications Commission
09:25 - 10:30Panel: The Progress of 5G Spectrum and Regulatory Policy
- abstract
MODERATOR: Mr. Chris Pearson, President, 5G Americas
PANEL:
Dr. Peter Stuckmann, Head of Unit - Future Connectivity
Systems DC CONNECT, European Commission
Mr. Ku Wen, Director General , Department of Information and Communication Development, MIIT, China
• Mr. Donald Stockdale, Bureau Chief, Wireless
Telecommunications Bureau, Federal Communications
Commission, U.S.A.
Mr. Gaku Nakazato, Director of New-Generation Mobile
Communications Office, Ministry of Internal Affairs and
Communications, Japan
Mr. Juseop Sim, Deputy Director, ICT and Broadcast Policy Division, Ministry of Science and ICT (MSIT), Korea
Mr. José Gustavo S. Gontijo, Director, Department
of Science, Technology and Digital Innovation - MCTIC
(Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation and
Communications), Brazil
10:30 - 10:45Coffee Break
10:45 - 11:05Keynote: Building Our 5G Future Dr. Ron Marquardt, VP of Technology, Sprint
11:05 - 12:05Panel: Global Operator Viewpoints: Regional Visions of the 5G NetworkMODERATOR: Mr. Jean-Pierre Bienaimé, Secretary General,
5G-IA
PANEL:
Ms. Zhiqin Wang, Vice President, China Academy of
Information and Communication Technology
• Mr. Akira Matsunaga, Acting Chairman, Technical
Committee, 5GMF, KDDI
Dr. Haesung Park, Senior Manager, ICT R&D Center,
Network Technology R&D Center, Access Network Lab,
SK Telecom
Ashok Rao, Vice President, Technology Development
and Innovation, SES Networks
12:05 - 12:25Keynote: Spectrum Strategies for
5G Success
Mr. Karri Kuoppamaki, Vice President, Radio Network
Technology Development and Strategy, T-Mobile USA
12:25 - 12:45Keynote: Preparing for 5G: NFV,
SDN and Multi-Access Edge
Computing
Ms. Caroline Y. Chan, Vice President, Network Platforms
Group & General Manager, 5G Infrastructure Division, Intel
12:45 - 13:45Lunch in Exhibition Hall
13:45 - 14:05Keynote: 5G Trials: Lessons Learned for Delivering Next Generation
Services
Mr. Dave Wolter, AVP Radio Technology & Strategy,
AT&T Labs, Inc.
14:05 - 15:05Panel: 5G Trials and
Pre-Commercial Launches:
Concrete Results and Lessons
Learned
MODERATOR: Dr. Shaoli Kang,, System Engineer, Datang
Telecom Group
PANEL:
Dr. Yukihiko Okumura, Leader, 5G Trial Promotion Group,
5GMF, NTT DOCOMO
Mr. Brian O’Shaughnessy, SVP & CTO, Converged
Networks, Shaw Communications
Mr. Yunsoub Shin, Professional Manager, 5G Network
Strategy Team, LG U+
Dr. Luciano Leonel Mendes, Research Coordinator,
Radiocommunication Reference Center, Inatel & Research
Commission, 5G Brasil Project
Dr. Didier Bourse, Senior Director, European R&I Programs, Nokia Innovation Steering, Nokia
Dr Chih-Lin I, Chief Scientist - Wireless Technologies, China Mobile
15:05 - 16:15Panel: 5G Trends and
Collaborations: Regional Trends and
Inter-Regional Cooperation
Activities
MODERATOR: Mr. Iain Gillott, Founder and President, iGR
Research
PANEL:
Dr. Colin Willcock, Chairman of the Board, 5G-IA
Dr. Kejun Wei, Senior Engineer, China Academy of
Information and Communication Technology
Dr. Kohei Satoh, Secretary General, 5GMF, ARIB
Dr. HyeonWoo Lee, Chairman, Global Strategy
Committee, 5G Forum and Dankook University
Dr. Jose Marcos C. Brito, Post-Graduation & Research
Pro-Director, Inatel and General Secretary, 5G Brazil Project
Chris Pearson, President, 5G Americas


16:15 - 16:30Coffee Break
16:30 - 16:45Keynote: The Standardization of 5G: Implications of Evolving from 3GPP Release 13 to Release 16Peter Linder, Head of 5G Marketing, Ericsson
16:45 - 17:45Panel: Network Architecture
Transformation from LTE-Advanced to 5G: Real World Experiences in
Evolving Networks
MODERATOR: Dr. Jose Marcos C. Brito, Post-Graduation &
Research Pro-Director, Inatel and General Secretary, 5G Brazil Project
PANEL:
Mr. John Baker, SVP Business Development, Mavenir
• Mr. Akira Matsunaga, Acting Chairman, Technical
Committee of 5GMF, KDDI
Mr. Nivi Thadasina, Senior Director Network Engineering,
Networks Division, Samsung Electronics America
Mr. Ray Butler, VP, Wireless Network Engineering,
Commscope
Mr. Jean-Pierre Bienaimé, Secretary General, 5G-IA


17:45 - 18:10Experts on the Hot Seat - Recap
and Highlights of the Day
MODERATOR: Ms. Vicki Livingston, 5G Americas
PANEL:
Dr. Monica Paolini, Founder, Senza Fili Consulting
Ms. Susan Welsh de Grimaldo, Director, Service Provider
Strategies, Strategy Analytics
Mr. Mark Lowenstein, Managing Director, Mobile
Ecosystem
Mr. Chetan Sharma, CEO, Chetan Sharma Consulting
DAY 2 - 17 May, 2018
ChairpersonMs. Vicki Livingston, Head of Communications, 5G Americas
09:00 - 09:25Keynote: The PyeongChang
5G Experience
Dr. Won-Yeol Lee, Director, 5G Access Team, Infra Lab, KT
09:25 - 10:35Panel: 5G Services and Use Cases:
The Future of High Speed, Low
Latency, Large Capacity Networks
and the Massive IoT
MODERATOR: Dr. JunHwan Lee, Vice-Chair, Global Strategy
Committee, 5G Forum, ETRI
PANEL:
Mr. Takehiro Nakamura, Acting Chairman, Strategy &
Planning Committee, 5GMF, NTT DOCOMO
Dr. HyeonWoo Lee, Chairman, Global Strategy Committee,
5G Forum and Dankook University
Dr. Shaoli Kang, Systems Engineer, Datang Telecom Group
Dr. Luciano Leonel Mendes, Research Coordinator,
Radiocommunication Reference Center, Inatel and
Coordinator, Research Commission - 5G Brazil Project
Dr. Arunabha Gosh, Director, Advanced Wireless
Technology Group, AT&T Labs
Prof. Dr. Mustafa Ergen, Chief Technology Advisor, Türk
Telekom & Professor, Istanbul Technical University



10:35 - 10:50Coffee Break
10:50 - 11:05Keynote: Preparing Tokyo for 5G Mr. Takaharu Nakamura, Acting Chairman, Technical
Committee, 5GMF, Fujitsu
11:05 - 12:15Panel: 5G Ecosystem: Chipsets,
Infrastructure, Security, Devices,
Artificial Intelligence and More
MODERATOR: Mr. Takehiro Nakamura,, Acting Chairman,
Strategy & Planning Committee, 5GMF, NTT DOCOMO
PANEL:
• Dr. Sam Samuels, CTO, Mobility Business Group, Cisco
• Mr. Ce Zhao, MIIT
Mr. Emmanuel Dotaro, Director of ICT & Security Labs,
Thales Communications & Information Systems
Dr. Jee-Hyeon Na, Director and Principal Researcher, ETRI
Mr. Takaharu Nakamura, Acting Chairman, Technical
Committee of 5GMF, Fujitsu

12:15 - 12:45Panel: The Future of 5G:
The Ultimate 5G Experts Panel
MODERATOR: Prof. Giovanni Corazza,, President CINECA
Dr. Simone Redana, Head of Network & Architecture
Research Group, Bell Nokia Labs and Chariman,
5GPPP Architecture Working Group
Ms. Zhiqin Wang,, Vice President, China Academy of
Information and Communication Technology
Dr. SunCheol Gweon, President, Giga Korea Foundation
Mr. Mats Norin, Program Manager International 5G
Research Programs, Ericsson Research
Mr. Takehiro Nakamura, Acting Chairman, Strategy &
Planning Committee, 5GMF, NTT DOCOMO
12:45 - 12:556th Global 5G EventDr. Jose Marcos C. Brito, Post-Graduation & Research
Pro-Director, Inatel & General Secretary, 5G Brazil Project
12:55 - 13:00Closing AddressMr. Chris Pearson, President, 5G Americas