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09:45 10:15 (30 mins)

Broadband Forum

Proven Business Model of Fiber Broadband & OTT Bundle

With OTT (over-the-top) content providers bringing the next-level entertainment experience to the end users, there is new room for close collaboration between content providers and telecom operators to achieve scale and create greater value to the companies and the consumers. In Hong Kong, HKBN and TVB together achieve breakthrough from the crowded legacy Pay TV industry by partnering to deliver revolutionary broadband & OTT bundle. This keynote presentation examines the success case of HKBN and TVB partnership in refining the fiber broadband and OTT market.

  • William Yeung - CEO, Hong Kong Broadband Network
  • S K Cheong - Executive Director & General Manager, TVB

10:15 10:30 (15 mins)

Broadband Forum

Transform the Network, Transform Business - Infrastructure & Operational Transformation Towards a Cloud-Ready Service Provider

  • John McClure - General Manager of Service Provider Group, Intel

11:00 11:45 (45 mins)

Broadband Forum

Morning Networking Break & Speed Networking

11:45 12:05 (20 mins)

Broadband Forum

Innovation in the Age of IoT

  • Michael Zahm - Head of Corporate Development, NTT i3

12:45 13:05 (20 mins)

Broadband Forum

Open Discussion: Preparing to Meet the Demands of the Future Connected World

  • What will the networks of the future look like?
  • Are we prepared for the demands of 2020?
  • Live Voting & Polling from the Audience
  • Panelist Gary McLaren - CTO, Hong Kong Broadband Network
  • Panelist Kamalini Ganguly - Senior Analyst, Ovum
  • Panelist Advisory Board Paul Harwood - Emerging Markets Access Evangelist, Google
  • Moderator David Ratner - Digital Specialist, Pioneer Consulting Asia
  • Panelist Dr. Farid Sani - Chief Strategy Officer, Telekom Malaysia

12:45 13:45 (60 mins)

Broadband Forum

Networking Lunch

12:30 13:30 (60 mins)

Main agenda

Lunch, Networking & Exhibition Visit

13:45 14:15 (30 mins)

Intel Workshop

SDN/NFV – Vision to Reality

Solutions and experience sharing for strategy and challenges of SDN/NFV deployment

  • Oren Benisty - Director - New Services, Global Comm Infrastructure, Datacenter Group Sales,, Intel

14:25 14:55 (30 mins)

Intel Workshop

VE-CPE/SD-WAN – Reduce Service Cost and Increase Flexibility and Scalability

Agile & scalable approach for service deployment to reduce service cost and embrace new service revenue opportunity

  • Lucent Ma - Technical Sales Specialist, Datacenter Group Sales, Intel, Intel

14:55 15:25 (30 mins)

Intel Workshop

Intel Solutions Around PON and Residential Broadband Gateways with a Focus on Enabling the Smart Home and Whole Home WiFi Coverage

Solutions around PON and residential broadband gateways with a focus on whole home WiFi coverage and smart home

  • Lionel Adnet - Global Technical Sales Director –Connected Home, Intel, Intel

16:30 17:00 (30 mins)

Intel Workshop

Next Wave of Visual Cloud

Solutions for video services and new CommSP revenue opportunity

  • Oren Benisty - Director - New Services, Global Comm Infrastructure, Datacenter Group Sales,, Intel

17:00 17:30 (30 mins)

Intel Workshop

Intel Network Builder Program

Introduce Network Builder marketing program, including ecosystem partners, resources, marketing events, university, match making etc.

  • Jesse Chiang - INB APJ Program Manager, DCG Asia Sales,, Intel

13:45 14:05 (20 mins)

TV Connect Asia

Charting the Way to OTT Success

  • Helen Sou - SVP – Digital Media Head of OTT, PCCW Media

14:10 14:30 (20 mins)

TV Connect Asia

Delivering Best Quality Video across Multiple Devices and for Multiple Services

  • Stephane Le Dreau - Vice President of Sales and General Manager of South East Asia, NAGRA

15:05 15:25 (20 mins)

TV Connect Asia

Challenges and Monetizing Broadband Traffic Using Policy Control by Emerging Market Operators

  • Usman Javed - Head, 4G Mobile Broadband, China Mobile Pakistan

15:25 15:45 (20 mins)

TV Connect Asia

Ensuring Optimal QoE and Network Reliability

  • Usman Ali Akbar - General Manager, Projects Management Office of the CEO, PTCL

15:45 16:30 (45 mins)

Main agenda

Afternoon Refreshments, Networking & Exhibition Visit

16:30 16:50 (20 mins)

Broadband Forum Replicating success from European markets The nbn story and the future plans with

  • Gunadi Dwi Hantoro - VP R&D, Telkom Akses

16:50 17:10 (20 mins)

Broadband Forum

How to Select the Optimal Broadband Access Method by a Fixed Line Operator

  • Rajiv Weragama - Engineer , Sri Lanka Telecom

17:10 17:30 (20 mins)

Broadband Forum

Hybrid Access Networks

  • Panelist Paul Evans - CEO, Boosty