Opportunities and challenges of 5G in the EU

25-04-2017 14:30 - 17:30
European Parliament Brussels - Paul Henri Spaak (PHS) 7C050





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Chair: Eva Kaili, MEP, Chair of STOA 
Moderator: Rebecca Penty, Bloomberg News             
  • 14.30-14.45 Welcome 
Eva Kaili – MEP and Chair of STOA
  • 14.45-15.00 Introduction to 5G: Definition and technological development
Bernard Barani, DG CONNECT, European Commission 
  • 15.00-16.00 Panel Debate 1: Applications of 5G and the 5G trials roadmap strategy
- Yves Bellego, Orange Group and 5G Infrastructure Association
- Dimitra Simeonidou, University of Bristol
- Joachim Göthel, BMW Group
- Panagiotis Demestichas, University of Piraeus
  • 16.00-17.00 Panel Debate 2: Regulatory and policy challenges: deployment and the future 5G standards and spectrum
- Giovanni Romano, Telecom Italia/TIM 
- Laszlo Toth , GSMA
- Peter Olson, Ericsson
- Philip Marnick, Ofcom
  • 17.00-17.15 Discussion and final remarks
  • 17.15-17.30 Closing speech: Conclusions and ideas for the future
Paul Rubig - MEP, STOA First Vice-Chair


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