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Emil Olbrich
VP Network Technologies at Signals Research Group


Emil is an industry analyst as VP of Networks at Signals Research Group, founder of PrimeLime, which delivers industry leading consulting and hands-on research for industries interested in mobile communications.  He also is an instructor at where he teaches engineering courses on 5G technology.

Emil Olbrich has over 25 years of experience in the field of wireless telecommunications where he has led team efforts in standards work, development and deployments at some of the largest telecommunication companies in the world – such as Motorola, Qualcomm and Ericsson.  He was head of LTE research, development, test and evaluation for the US Department of Commerce technology labs where he deployed the first and most diverse Public Safety 700 MHz LTE test lab in the world with over 70 participating vendors and commercial carriers. Mr. Olbrich was responsible for the specifying, deploying and maintaining the entire ecosystem of LTE which included devices, air interface, transport, radio access network, evolved packet core, IP networking, IMS core and application servers.

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Agenda Sessions

  • Fireside Chat: 5G Deployments and Integration Into 4G – Low, Mid, High Bands – What Makes T-Mobile's Approach Different?

  • Analysis and Results from the Verizon 5G NR Launch