Date: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
Time: 12:00 pm ET/ 9:00am PT
R&D organizations, vendors, and operators are starting to define and develop 5G wireless technologies, with a view to commercial deployment from 2020 onward. This webinar will address performance targets, key technologies, and potential timelines for 5G trials and commercial launch.
About the Speakers
Gabriel Brown, Senior Analyst - Wireless Data Services & LTE, Heavy Reading
Gabriel covers the mobile network system architecture, including evolution of the RAN, the mobile core, and service-layer platforms and applications. Key technologies in his coverage area include LTE Advanced, small cells, Evolved Packet Core, carrier Wi-Fi and software-centric networking technologies such as NFV, SDN and service chaining. Gabriel has covered mobile networking since 1998 through published research, live events, operator surveys and custom consulting.
Dr. Shahram Niri
Dr. Shahram G. Niri is a thought leader and recognized expert in the field of mobile communication technology. He has held senior positions within a number of companies, such as R&D firms, operators, and manufacturers, for the past 20 years. Most recently, he was general manager of the 5G Innovation Center (5GIC) at the University of Surrey.