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08:30 - 08:50 20 mins
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Welcome coffee and refreshments
09:00 - 09:10 10 mins
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Chair’s Opening Remarks
  • Chairman Joe Barrett - President, GSA
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09:10 - 09:30 20 mins
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Signaling network evolution for LTE/VoLTE
  • Anders Lundvall - Senior Marketing Manager, Huawei
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  • Signaling network transforms for better LTE/VoLTE experience
  • Signaling security threaten and solution
  • Future evolution of signaling network


09:30 - 09:50 20 mins
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New global platform for conversations, chatbots and commerce
  • Petja Heimbach - Vice President Communication Products & Chair of IP Comms Leadership Team, Deutsche Telekom & GSMA
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  • Messaging (and voice) as foundation of a growing revenue pool in conversational commerce
  • Building on Telco USPs: Trust, Security & Reach
  • Why openness creates a superior ecosystem for business messaging
09:50 - 10:10 20 mins
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The Evolution of Voice services
  • Dominic Lobo - VP Voice Communication Services, Orange
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Discussing the opportunities android platform brings to voice services Exploring key challenges & benefits for end-users Real-time communications and flexible APIs for service innovation

10:10 - 10:40 30 mins
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Panel discussion: Discussing the next phase of voice services
  • Moderator: Stephen Sale - Principal Analyst , Analysys Mason
  • Petja Heimbach - Vice President Communication Products & Chair of IP Comms Leadership Team, Deutsche Telekom & GSMA
  • Dominic Lobo - VP Voice Communication Services, Orange
  • Erdem Ersoz - Project Manager-Future Networks, GSMA
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Main trends from the OTTs

VoLTE services and the new wave of RCS rollouts; trends in clients/apps

Emergence of new voice interfaces (in smart speakers etc.); impact of AI

Other new use cases for voice

Innovation in the enterprise market

11:30 - 11:50 20 mins
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Voice Recognition as the next phase of unifying communication services
  • Adam McGill - Voice Architect, BT Group
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  • Multimedia IP services- Advanced communications
  •  Enhance user experience
11:50 - 12:10 20 mins
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Beyond voice: enhanced communication, multi device and WebRTC
  • Dario Betti - Director Product Development and Services , MTS
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Dario Betti, Director Product development & services, MTS Group 

12:10 - 12:30 20 mins
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Advanced calling’ services
  • John Bebawy - Director, Telus
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Unlocking revenue opportunities for operators Leveraging existing SIM-based security and authentication as for VoLTE Gaining the opportunity to access IMS-based services as for VoLTE/ViLTE 


12:30 - 12:50 20 mins
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Digital assistants and VR – what’s next for IMS?
  • Alido Di Giovanni - President , Summit Tech Communications
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  • AI and digital assistants/bots for VoLTE
  • VR/AR for VoLTE / ViLTE
10:30 - 11:30 60 mins
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Morning Coffee Break and Speed Networking
12:50 - 14:10 80 mins
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Networking Lunch
14:20 - 14:40 20 mins
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Monetization via next generation services
  • Gavin Webster - VP Sales, WIT Software
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Are traditional revenue models disappearing? 

Transition to a new revenue model Monetizing communications as a platform

14:40 - 15:00 20 mins
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Love your Telco-Bot - Customer support for the digital generation
  • Bianca Löwemann - Proposition Manager Voice & Messaging, Deutsche Telekom
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  • Messaging is here, RCS as the new platform
  • Building a great Customer Care bot - the human element
  • Knowledge sharing from DTs Telco Bot
15:00 - 15:20 20 mins
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Examining multidevice activities- Orange case study
  • Edgar Guillot - Director of devices, services & Security standardisation, Orange Group
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  • IMS core network are being deployed to provide 4G LTE, natively embedding multidevice features
    • Orange is working on futures customer experiences around multidevice and had launched a global programme called O-IONA
    • Discussing the Multidevice standards
15:20 - 15:40 20 mins
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Configuration of open market devices for VoLTE
  • Erdem Ersoz - Project Manager-Future Networks, GSMA
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  • IP comms stats and device configuration issues
  • GSMA Device Settings Database
  • DSD roadmap and how to participate
15:45 - 17:30 105 mins
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Coffee Break & Exhibition Visit
16:00 - 16:00 0 mins
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Close of LTE Voice Summit