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Sep 20
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08:50 - 09:00 10 mins
5G Asia Keynotes - Sands Grand Ballroom A
Chairman's Welcome
  • Jake Saunders - VP, Asia-Pacific & Advisory Services, ABI Research
08:50 - 10:10 80 mins
Futurist Summit (Exhibition Theatre 2)
Futurist Summit
09:00 - 09:20 20 mins
Info
5G Asia Keynotes - Sands Grand Ballroom A
Telstra’s 5G trials
  • Channa Seneviratne - Executive Director Network & Infrastructure Engineering, Telstra
  • Results from successful 5G trails and PoCs
  • Key 5G use cases
  • Accelerating mobile broadband network transformation to 5G – roadmap to rollout

  • Delivering solutions for the networked society of the future

09:20 - 09:40 20 mins
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5G Asia Keynotes - Sands Grand Ballroom A
Accelerating Success of 5G in Asia
  • David An - CTO, Director, ZTE Asia Pacific Marketing Center, ZTE
  • Regional development of 5G
  • Update and results from recent 5G SA field trials
  • 5G new business model
  • End to end 5G network slicing
09:40 - 10:00 20 mins
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5G Asia Keynotes - Sands Grand Ballroom A
The Transformative Possibilities of 5G
  • Kevin Yee - Group Network Architecture Director, Technology Strategy & Transformation, SingTel
  • Singtel’s 5G Journey

- First 5G test system – Aug 2016

- Established 5G Centre of Excellence – Oct 2017

- 5G pilot at One North – Q4 2018

  • Key learnings on 5G application
  • 5G use case success formula
10:00 - 10:30 30 mins
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5G Asia Keynotes - Sands Grand Ballroom A
KEYNOTE PANEL: Are we 5G ready? Standards, technology and deployment
  • Moderator Jake Saunders - VP, Asia-Pacific & Advisory Services, ABI Research
  • Zhang Dong - VP of 5G Marketing and Solutions Sales Department, Huawei
  • Patrick Tsie - Senior Director, Technical Marketing, Qualcomm
  • Cristian Gomez - Director, Spectrum Policy & Regulatory Affairs, Asia Pacific, GSMA
  • Kevin Yee - Group Network Architecture Director, Technology Strategy & Transformation, SingTel
  • Update on standards and specifications
  • Spectrum availability and allocation
  • Technology enablers for 5G
  • 5G ready terminals and devices
  • E2E considerations – Ensuring we deliver on the 5G promise
10:10 - 10:15 5 mins
Futurist Summit (Exhibition Theatre 2)
Welcome from your chair
10:15 - 10:45 30 mins
Futurist Summit (Exhibition Theatre 2)
Convergent connections: How 5G, AR/VR, and other emerging technologies can (and might) shape the next five years
  • John Sweeney - Chief Futurist, Etch Foundation
10:30 - 10:50 20 mins
Info
5G Asia Keynotes - Sands Grand Ballroom A
mmWave spectrum for high-speed 5G communications
  • Takehiro Nakamura - SVP and General Manager of 5G Labs, NTT DOCOMO
  • Experiences from tests and field trials
  • Current challenges – signal strength, range, rain fade, interference
  • Impacts on network deployment and neance
  • Use for point-to-point communications
  • Delivering faster, higher-quality services
10:45 - 11:15 30 mins
Futurist Summit (Exhibition Theatre 2)
Session TBC
10:50 - 11:40 50 mins
5G Asia Keynotes - Sands Grand Ballroom A
Morning networking break and exhibition visit
11:15 - 11:40 25 mins
Futurist Summit (Exhibition Theatre 2)
Scenarios for the future of trust in a world of digital crypto-currencies and micro-payments
  • Boon-Hiong Chan - Director, Head of Market Advocacy, Business Control Unit, Global Transaction Banking (GTB), Deutsche Bank
11:40 - 11:45 5 mins
5G in Practise - Sands Grand Ballroom A
Stream's Chairman's Opening Remarks
  • David Ratner - Senior Consultant, Pioneer Consulting Asia
11:40 - 11:45 5 mins
Network Evolution - Sands A 5103
Stream's Chairman's Opening Remarks
  • Ian Fogg - VP Analysis, OpenSignal
11:40 - 12:10 30 mins
Futurist Summit (Exhibition Theatre 2)
Digital technology transforming healthcare: Promises and Perils
  • Joseph Mocanu - Managing Director, Verge Capital Management
11:45 - 12:05 20 mins
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5G in Practise - Sands Grand Ballroom A
5G business platform based on end-to-end network slicing
  • DK Lee - Manager, Core Network Lab, Network Technology R&D Center, SK Telecom
  • Providing instant network capacity or coverage for mission-critical services
  • Ensuring reliability and performance
  • Network slicing trials and experiences
  • Network and infrastructure development and leveraging existing technology
  • Considerations for RAN, Core and transport layers
  • Configuring dedicated network slices for different industries
11:45 - 12:05 20 mins
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Network Evolution - Sands A 5103
Evolution of in-building RAN towards 5G
  • Marie Ma - Senior Director of Technical Marketing Solutions & General Manager of Enterprise Business, Comba Telecom
  • General requirements of in-building connectivity
  • Current inbuilding RAN solutions - the limitations and challenges
  • 5G in-building RAN: trend and market development
  • The vision
12:05 - 12:25 20 mins
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5G in Practise - Sands Grand Ballroom A
Fireside Chat: Evolution of telcos and role of Content – Globe’s perspective
  • Interviewer Virat Patel - Managing Director, Pioneer Consulting Asia
  • Nikko Acosta - Senior VP, Globe
  • Over the next 3-5 years how important will be the role of Content for telcos?
  • How important is content creation for Globe in the next 3-5 years?
  • What are the current challenges for Globe?
  • What steps will Globe be taking to overcome them?
12:05 - 12:25 20 mins
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Network Evolution - Sands A 5103
EPC in the lead up to 5G
  • Paul Jesemann - Regional CTO, APAC, Mavenir
  • What will evolved packet core for 5G look like?
  • EPC Cloudification
  • Creating agile mobile networks
  • Facilitating 5G network slicing for IoT and other use cases
  • Trials and PoC
12:10 - 12:40 30 mins
Futurist Summit (Exhibition Theatre 2)
Lunch and networking break
12:25 - 12:45 20 mins
Info
5G in Practise - Sands Grand Ballroom A
Capture Usage Data to Create New Business Models
  • Renée Strömberg - Chief Marketing Officer, Digital Route

As digital disruption sweeps across Industries, successful companies put their customers front and center in everything they do. They systematically realign processes, technology, and ecosystems to give customers what they want, when they want, in just the way they want it. Unlocking, understanding, and acting on usage data is key to developing new business models to meet customer demands and capitalize on the growing wave of consumption based commerce.

12:25 - 12:55 30 mins
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Network Evolution - Sands A 5103
Panel: 5G RAN migration
  • Moderator Joseph Waring - Asia Editor, GSMA
  • Marie Ma - Senior Director of Technical Marketing Solutions & General Manager of Enterprise Business, Comba Telecom
  • Takehiro Nakamura - SVP and General Manager of 5G Labs, NTT DOCOMO
  • Hafeez Anwar - Assistant Manager IT Supervision & RAN Expert, Jazz
  • Spectrum and network migration strategies
  • 5G RAN architectures
  • Challenges to overcome
  • Anticipated trials and prototypes
  • Phasing deployment
  • Standalone and non-standalone
  • What to expect from a commercial network launch?
12:40 - 13:10 30 mins
Futurist Summit (Exhibition Theatre 2)
Session TBC
12:45 - 14:00 75 mins
5G in Practise - Sands Grand Ballroom A
Lunch and exhibition visit
12:55 - 14:00 65 mins
Network Evolution - Sands A 5103
Lunch and exhibition visit
13:10 - 13:40 30 mins
Futurist Summit (Exhibition Theatre 2)
Session TBC
13:40 - 14:10 30 mins
Futurist Summit (Exhibition Theatre 2)
Ride Sharing, Congestion, and the Need for Real Sharing
  • Jeffrey Funk - Associate Professor, National University of Singapore
14:00 - 14:20 20 mins
Info
5G in Practise - Sands Grand Ballroom A
5G for Massive IoT and M2M communications
  • Geok Chwee Ong - CEO, Bridge Alliance
  • Benefits of NB-IoT for meeting battery life and coverage needs
  • Key applications - smart cities, asset tracking, smart meters, agriculture etc
  • Business benefits through monitoring, tracking and automation
  • Field trial case studies and lessons learned
  • Making threat intelligence paramount
14:00 - 14:20 20 mins
Info
Network Evolution - Sands A 5103
Network densification for tomorrow’s 5G
  • Chamika Sirimanna - Supervisory Engineer, Radio Access Network, Mobitel
  • What is network densification and why is it needed for 5G
  • Heterogeneous Ultra-Dense Networks
  • Small cell deployment architecture
  • Technology enablers of Ultra-Dense networks
  • Challenges and strategies to mitigate 
14:10 - 14:15 5 mins
Futurist Summit (Exhibition Theatre 2)
Closing remarks from the Chair
14:20 - 14:40 20 mins
Info
5G in Practise - Sands Grand Ballroom A
Leveraging the industry 4.0 in Indonesia with the help of 5G technology
  • Enriko Agung - Coordinator IoT Platform, PT Telkom Indonesia
  • How 5G can help improve the performance of Smart Factory
  • Decreasing deployment cost for more efficient manufacturing
  • 5G as the enabler of smoother big data analytics integration
14:20 - 14:40 20 mins
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Network Evolution - Sands A 5103
A progress update on 5G Core, NFV & IoT
  • Raden Supriadi - Expert, Core, XL Axiata
  • The essential elements of 5G core architecture
  • Standalone or non-standalone 5G core integration?
  • Migration from legacy core
  • 5G core orchestration
  • Legacy network integration and interoperability
  • The business case for core technology upgrade
14:40 - 15:00 20 mins
5G in Practise - Sands Grand Ballroom A
Private LTE as part of 4G evolution
  • PS Tang - Board Member, GTI
14:40 - 15:00 20 mins
Info
Network Evolution - Sands A 5103
Moving real-world mobile network experience measurement into the 5G era
  • Ian Fogg - VP Analysis, OpenSignal

Ian Fogg, VP Analysis at OpenSignal will present new real-world data comparing mobile markets. Despite increases in mobile capacities as 4G networks improve and 5G arrives, he will explain why service providers will continue to face challenges around media consumption. And, what steps the mobile industry needs to take as a result.

15:00 - 15:30 30 mins
5G in Practise - Sands Grand Ballroom A
Exhibition visit
15:30 - 15:50 20 mins
Info
5G in Practise - Sands Grand Ballroom A
Evolution of OSS/BSS in a 5G era
  • Surya Ivg - Managing Director, Comms & Media industry practice, Accenture, ATCI, India
  • Trends and drivers for change in the OSS and BSS stack
  • Orchestration for flexibility and profitability
  • Supporting new products, improving operational efficiency and other benefits
  • Approaches for OSS/BSS evolution
  • Evolving OSS/BSS infrastructure to support new telco business models
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