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Join the 5G Journey

Your ticket to the future of mobile network connectivity. Find out what's included when you purchase a 2 or 3 day pass for 5G Asia

Six different content tracks

Road to 5G

This track will bring case studies on the 5G trials and developments which are live in the APAC market and at the forefront of network innovation. Topics Include case studies from SK Telecom, KDD, and NTT Docomo, spectrum for 5G, and discussions on the best route to 5G.

3G & 4G Evolution

This track will cover topic areas for developing countries, transitioning from 3G to 4G. Topics include include network roll-out practicalities in Asia, satellite technology, VoLTE, preparing for 5G, and case studies on 3G and LTE developments in Malaysia, Cambodia, Sri Lanka, and Myanmar.

IoT Networks

This track will discuss developments in networks for IoT delivery and connectivity challenges faced by vertical markets. Topics include enhancing IoT with real-time communications, NB-IoT, unlicensed solutions, interoperability, and preparing your network architecture for serving IoT technologies.


This track will cover topics on core network evolution including services and new technologies. Topics include a vision of 5G core, 5G-ready mobile transport network, network slicing, cloudification strategies, security, and evolution of mobile core architecture to support 5G services.


This track will cover topics on migration and transition from LTE to a 5G Heterogeneous Network. Topics include RAN evolution and 5G New Radio, Small cells, network densification, backhaul network transformation, 5G access spectrum, and 5G antenna modernisation.

Next-Gen Strategies & Services

This track examines new approaches to monetise services and create new revenue streams, improve customer experience and retention, and transform the traditional Telco operating model. Topics include digital transformation, new business models, investment, partnerships, and new services.

Don't miss these top sessions

GTI Workshop - TDD LTE and the Path to 5G

This session is endorsed by GTI for its Operator Members and Partners to share their experience in using TDD LTE technology in serving Mobile Subscribers and the vertical industries. GTI will provide an update on our activities and our directions to promote the usage of TDD spectrum to serve vertical industries and the path to 5G

Date: Monday 2 October

Hosted by: Dr PS Tang, Steering Committee Member and Chairman of the Business Model and Funding for TDD Operator Task Force, GTI

Speakers include:

  • Lim Eng Huat, Vice President (Head, Mobile Network Engineering), Starhub
  • Richard Tan, Advisor, Sinarmas Group
  • Amrish Kacker, Head of Asia Pacific Operator Strategic Consulting Group, Analysys Mason

Included if you add the Pre Day Workshop at the checkout

Application to Innovation - Hosted by Dialogic

Looking for new ways to engage customers in this dynamic and competitive market place that includes IoT, AI, and Real-time Communications? Join Dialogic and OVUM at the A2I Summit collocated at TechXLR8 in Singapore on October 2nd.

  • Featured guest and host, Pamela Clark-Dickson, practice leader in Ovum’s Consumer Services practice will expand on global trends on messaging, OTT communications, social media, rich communications and WebRTC
  • Experts from Dialogic will elaborate on solutions for building and delivering innovative services for your subscribers and on-the-go entrepreneurs

Come see what innovation that combines real-time communications, IoT and AI looks like.

Date: Monday 2 October

Time: 14:30-17:30

Open to select attendees only. To apply, please contact Simon Frame

The Social Agenda

5G Asia Awards

Part of the TechXLR8 Awards 2017, the 5G Awards will recognise the latest and greatest innovative solutions and companies. A platform to position your company as an industry leader. Be part of an exclusive awards ceremony where industry experts are recognised! 

Speed Networking

This is matchmaking with a difference. Our speed networking sessions make it easier for you to break the ice and make new connections.

Networking Drinks Reception

This is your chance to continue networking in a more informal environment and enjoy a drink after a busy first day at the show