Full Fibre & 5G seminar

July 12 | 2.00 – 5.00pm | London

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Date/Time: 12 July 2017 14:00-17:00
Venue: De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms, London


Join us for INCA’s Seminar on Full Fibre & 5G

At last year's Broadband World Forum and INCA Conference Matt Hancock, Minister for Digital, declared that the future is ‘Full Fibre and 5G’. Since then government has announced funding and other measures which will support alternative network operators. For many INCA members fibre and wireless connectivity are two ends of the digital infrastructure we are building.

On July 12 INCA will invite representatives of government, Ofcom and industry to discuss progress with policy and funding, service development and challenges including access to spectrum. We will highlight developments in technology and opportunities for collaboration between altnets and major players. This seminar is your opportunity to debate what 'Full Fibre and 5G' means for industry, the wider economy and how your organisation can prosper.


Full Fibre & 5G Seminar Programme (draft)

14:00 - 14:10 Introduction – Malcolm Corbett, CEO INCA

14:10 - 14:30 Government Support for 'Full Fibre & 5G' – Phil Saw, Infrastructure & Projects Authority, HM Treasury / Scott Bailey, DCMS (tbc)

14:30 - 14:45 5G Spectrum Policy – Cristina Data, Director of Spectrum Insight & Analysis, Ofcom

14:45 - 15:15 Building the 5G Ecosystem

  • Stuart Revell, External Engagement Advisor, University of Surrey
  • Nigel King, CTO Cambium Networks
  • Huawei (speaker tbc)

15:15 - 15:45 Refreshments

15:45 - 16:15 What does Full Fibre & 5G Mean for INCA Members?

  • Mark Collins, Director, CityFibre
  • Paul Morris, Head of Government Affairs, Vodafone (tbc)
  • Kate Rennicks, Head of Property and Acquisitions, Metronet UK

16:15 - 16:45 Fibre & Wireless – Are We On the Right Track? Panel Discussion chaired by John Okas, Real Wireless

  • Ian Corden, Plum Consulting
  • Andrew Glover, CEO, Air Broadband
  • Stuart Revell, University of Surrey

16:45 - 17:00 Final Wrap-up – Malcolm Corbett, INCA


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Delegate fees, per person: £80 + VAT (£96 total). Representatives of INCA Gold/Tier 1 and Silver/Tier 2 members can register at the reduced rate of just £65 + VAT (£78 total).

For more information about joining INCA check our membership pages. To upgrade a current membership please get in touch.


Please note that this seminar programme is subject to revision.

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July 12th, 2017 2:00 PM   to   5:00 PM
61-65 Great Queen Street
De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms
United Kingdom

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