In the light of the 2017 edition of the BREKO Fibre Fair
"Deploying fibre networks - and paving the way towards the Gigabit Society" BREKO cordially invites you to join Germany's leading fibre event.
Please note that the conference language is German
This is a BREKO event supported by ECTA
Chair: Eva Kaili, MEP, Chair of STOA
Eva Kaili – MEP and Chair of STOA
14.45-15.00 Introduction to 5G: Definition and technological development
DG CONNECT, European Commission
15.00-16.00 Panel Debate 1: Applications of 5G and the 5G trials roadmap strategy
- Christine Leurquin, SES and 5G Infrastructure Association
- Dimitra Simeonidou, University of Bristol
- Joachim Göthel, BMW Group
- Panagiotis Demestichas, University of Piraeus
16.00-17.00 Panel Debate 2: Regulatory and policy challenges: deployment and the future 5G standards and spectrum
- Giovanni Romano, Telecom Italia/TIM
- Laszlo Toth , GSMA
- Peter Olson, Ericsson
- Philip Marnick, Ofcom
17.00-17.15 Discussion and final remarks
17.15-17.30 Closing speech: Conclusions and ideas for the future
Paul Rubig - MEP, STOA First Vice-Chair
Naspers is a global internet and entertainment group and one of the largest technology investors in the world, with operations in over 130 countries and a significant presence in Europe.
We strive for policies that drive investment in technology and empower local communities, working with governments to address the policy questions of the Internet age.
We recently established a new Naspers Public Policy team, and invite you to join us in celebrating our new presence in Brussels at an informal cocktail on 25th April.
Get started, Bitkom’s startup initiative, will discuss the role of FinTechs in Europe with both policymakers and founders on 26 April.
Join our first international Founders’ Breakfast and discuss the major opportunities and challenges for European FinTechs!
Join us to hear from the writers of GSMA’s latest report on 5G. The researchers will explain the potential of 5G in very concrete terms, from improved access to medical treatment to low-power, sensor-driven smart parking and holographic conference calls. We will also have several important players of the digital ecosystem on stage who will elaborate on their vision and plans for the 5G era.
"ETNO 25th Anniversary"
The history of telecommunications is also the history of how humankind communicates. Join us to discuss how our digital future will look like and how innovative networks and services can help Europe build a new digital Union.
We hope you can join our next Amazon Academy in Brussels on May 16, “Europe’s next generation of innovation: How to enable individual scientists and researchers?”
Registration details will follow in the coming weeks! For now, please save the date in your diary – May 16, 9.00-10.30AM
EuroDIG 2017 will take place in Tallinn, 6-7 June and will be hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Estonia. EuroDIG is not a conference, it is a year round dialogue on politics and digitization across the whole European continent which culminates in an annual event.
The Digital Assembly 2017 will take place on 15 and 16 June in Valletta, Malta. It is an event co-organised by the European Commission and the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the European Union.
The Digital Assembly 2017 is an opportunity for stakeholders to debate, take stock and look ahead at how Europe and how its partners around the world are preparing for this digital transformation. It will also be an opportunity to have a dialogue on the benefits of the Digital Union for citizens with a special focus on our younger generations.
Mobile World Congress Shanghai (MWC Shanghai) is Asia’s biggest mobile event. It’s organised by the GSMA and held each year in the business hub of Shanghai, China. It is a mobile event like no other, bringing together the worldwide mobile industry from C-level mobile executives to tech-savvy consumers to experience a connected life full of exciting new technologies and products.
The NET FUTURES edition in 2017 will serve as a wake-up call for policy makers and technologist alike, for civil society and the young whose future we will influence. It will be the place for deep-dive conversations and learnings right at a time when Europe is at the brink of entering the next industrial revolution:The Net.
We invite all Europeans who want to give these developments a voice. If you are an ICT or a non-ICT player from the public sector, a private organisation, or from academia and from the young and creative innovators community, Net Futures 2017 will be an event where you can meet and exchange ideas and concerns.
More information will be provided shortly at http://netfuturesconference.eu
Europe Code Week is a grassroots initiative which aims to bring coding and digital literacy to everybody in a fun and engaging way.
Become a part of Code Week by organising an event. Make a difference by inspiring and motivating others.
Anyone is welcome to organise an event. Just pick a topic and a target audience and add your event to the map. You can even use our toolkit for organisers to get started.
Join us from 11 to 15 October 2017, that is when we once again welcome the international publishing world to another Frankfurt Book Fair. The following pages will help you to successfully prepare your visit and get the most out of those five days in October.
The twelfth annual meeting of the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) will be held in Geneva, Switzerland.