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May 07
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09:10 - 09:20 10 mins
Opening Address: An Outlook and Forecast of Broadband in Emerging Asia
  • Senior Level Executive - Senior leader, TCT, The Telecommunications Association of Thailand Under the Royal Patronage
09:20 - 09:40 20 mins
Broadband Connectivity: Policy Building Blocks for the 4th Industrial Revolution
  • Chee Kheong (CK) Foong - Head of Group Regulatory Affairs, Axiata Group

- Exploring broadband from regulation & policy point of view

- Prepare the 4th Industrial Revolution by setting up the right policy strategy

09:40 - 10:00 20 mins
Beyond Connectivity, Bringing More Value of Service to Your Customer
  • Henri Setiawan Wyatno - Head of Digital Pillar IoT Delivery and AI, PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia

- How is connectivity becoming more important in digital service era?

- When do telcos need to change the strategy for connectivity in terms of competitive advantages?

- Who will be the partner for connectivity service enhancement?

- Why do Telco need to be more creative in term of partnership in connectivity?

10:00 - 10:30 30 mins
PANEL: Connectivity Driving Business, Innovation and Economic Growth
  • Panelist David Sunil - Regional Director, IoT (India & ASEAN Region), AT&T
  • Panelist Chee Kheong (CK) Foong - Head of Group Regulatory Affairs, Axiata Group
  • Panelist Renjan Puthupparampil - CTO, Airspace Broadband Pvt Ltd

- Government Regulated Impact on the Telecommunications Sector

- Telcos social impact

- Telcos providing solutions beyond basic connectivity to drive profitability

- Investing in infrastructure to facilitate the opportunities for businesses, consumers & government

10:30 - 11:20 50 mins
Refreshment Break & Speed Networking
11:20 - 11:40 20 mins
Case Study: Delivering Affordable Broadband in Nepal
  • Dileep Agrawal - Founder, Managing Director, WordLink Communications

-  How does the reduction price of equipments benefits the FTTH deployment?

- What can be learnt from the success of WorldLink’s success in deploying the FTTH to the masses?

- How did WorldLink managed to deliver broadband with a reasonable price?

- What are the major strategies of WorldLink when providing services to low ARPU customers?

11:40 - 12:00 20 mins
Network Slicing - The Challenges and Opportunities for Operators

- What does efficient network slicing require?

- What are the challenges & opportunities for operators?

- Key enablers for operators to design and deploy next generation services within the 5G landscape

12:00 - 12:20 20 mins
Broadband Implementation Strategies for Multi Purposes Customers
  • Gunadi Dwi Hantoro - Vice President, R&D, PT Telkom Akses Indonesia

- What are the main customer types & requirements?

- Looking into broadband infrastructure evolution in Asia Pacific region.

- What should be the ultimate Implementation strategies?

12:20 - 12:40 20 mins
Bringing WiFi Performance to the Next Level
  • Ramón Garcia - Business Development Manager, KDPOF
12:40 - 13:10 30 mins
PANEL : FTTx Strategies & Best Practice in Asia Pacific
  • Moderator Renjan Puthupparampil - CTO, Airspace Broadband Pvt Ltd
  • Gunadi Dwi Hantoro - Vice President, R&D, PT Telkom Akses Indonesia
  • Ákos Bóna - Digital Champion of Hungary-European Commission, European Commission

- Strategy and technology options on deep fiber deployment within low cost

- The movement of FTTx towards wireless and hybrid fiber’s role in it

- The development and impact of regional policy on network investment

- Converged FTTx networks enable 5G coverage and Smart City functionality

13:10 - 14:00 50 mins
Networking Lunch
14:00 - 14:10 10 mins
Pre Warm Up Opening Address - ​Will 5G Kill My Grandma?
  • Ákos Bóna - Digital Champion of Hungary-European Commission, European Commission
14:10 - 14:30 20 mins
5G - The Drive of Future IoT Innovation
  • David Sunil - Regional Director, IoT (India & ASEAN Region), AT&T

- Use-cases of 5G enabling new IoT

- 5G is not just about fast speeds but better experience

- The key drivers: the case for change 5G 

- What 5G is offering? Better connectivity, reliability, coverage and low latency

14:30 - 14:50 20 mins
Exploring the Development of IoT, Big Data, Cloud & SDN in the 5G Era
  • Julian Goreman - Head of APAC, GSMA

- The challenges of applying SDN/NFV for 5G & IoT

- The opportunities around development of big data, machine-learning and network KPIs

14:50 - 15:10 20 mins
Re-strengthening Broadband Business with IoT Collaboration
  • Agung Enriko - Principal Expert IoT, PT Telkom Indonesia

- Offer IoT service over broadband.

- Backhaul connection of LPWAN gateways.

- Offer MVNO for global IoT connectivity.

- Innovate with more advanced IoT use cases for the coming of 5G.

15:10 - 15:40 30 mins
PANEL: 5G: A Reality Check
  • Moderator David Ratner - Senior Consultant, Pioneer Consulting Asia

- Industry stakeholder survey based insights and findings

- How the future of 5G developments will impact the telecoms industry?

- What are some of the new business models and new revenue opportunities?

- What are the implementation challenges of 5G from the perspectives of telcos and vendors?

- What 5G enabled services are consumers most looking forward to?

15:40 - 16:20 40 mins
Refreshment Break & Exhibition Visit
16:20 - 16:40 20 mins
Extract Maximum Value from 5G
  • Fahmi Pahlevi - Head of Technology, Indosat Ooredoo

- Architected for monetization

- Major characteristics of 5G aiding most in strategies: Virtualisation, Network slicing, and edge computing

- Getting the right business model

- Essential monetization systems: Monetization-specific features and capabilities;Service launch acceleration capabilities;Partner platform features; Infrastructure features; and Intelligence

16:40 - 17:10 30 mins
PANEL: How Can Telcos Monetise New Technologies?

- How rapid developed technologies enables telcos introduce new services?

- What are the strategies for telcos of different stages to monetise new technologies?

- Opportunities of innovative business model to push revenue growth

- A transition from "value islands" to "value ecosystems"

- The role of building compatible and accurate partnerships cross industries in monetisation

17:10 - 18:10 60 mins
Networking Drinks