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You don't have an infinite budget. You need to invest wisely in tech that's agile and future proof. That's why we're hosting two technology focused hubs on the exhibition floor.

Quality of Service Hub Agenda

Day One - 9 May

11:30 - How do you build a cloud network? Do it yourself or leave it to the experts?

11:50 - How secure is your network? Get real about the threats

12:10 - What should you be looking for when buying a CDN?

12:30 - Overcoming the challenges of building your own CDN

12:50 - Lunch break and opportunity to visit the exhibition

14:00 - Has mobile seen a rise in linear TV?

14:20 - Panel discussion: The rise of mobile video – is 4G enough?

14:45 - 5G: What is it and what does it mean for the media industry?

15:15 - The benefits of Mobile Edge Computing for video streaming

15.35 - How does the measure of quality of service change for mobile vs traditional TV?

16:00 - With the move to mobile: Is a 'best effort' still acceptable?

16:30 - End of Day One

Day Two - 10 May

11:30 - Overcoming the challenge of compression

11:50 - The race to low latency - what should you be implementing to make video truly live?

12:10 - The benefits of transitioning to IP

12:30 - Getting the most out of your hardware

12:50 - Lunch break and opportunity to visit the exhibition

14:00 - Putting the mechanisms in place to have best in-class payments system

14:30 - Establishing a smart network delivery mechanism - the power of AI

15:15 - Why is UI important in quality of service?

15:35 - Does satellite still have a place in today's video business?

16:00 - End of Day Two

Quality of Experience Hub Agenda

Day One - 9 May

11:30 - The rise of the multiscreen – ensuring great experience

11:50 - How are viewers changing the way they watch video in the home?

12:10 - The virtual STB – is this the future?

12:30 - Broadening the scope – why your STB should do it all

12:50 - Lunch break and opportunity to visit the exhibition

14:00 - Are hybrid networks a bridge to a virtual world or are they here to stay?

14:30 - Getting personal: What's the return?

15:15 - With the road to voice control – do we need remotes?

15:35 - Leveraging AI to bring to personal experience

16:00 - End of Day One

Day Two - 10 May

11:30 - 8K vs 4K vs 3D vs VR – what do viewers really want?

11:50 - 8K: how can you get ready for the next generation of TV?

12:10 - Is 3DTV dead?

12:30 - Enabling augmented reality – does it really enhance experience?

12:50 - Lunch break and opportunity to visit the exhibition

14:00 - Ensuring great experience across platforms

14:30 - What do viewers want from a UI?

15:15 - Pitching Play-offs: The biggest 'Quality of Experience' innovation

16:00 - End of Day Two