Speakers

Our Speakers

We are delighted to announce the first few industry experts speaking at the conference.

Margot James MP

Margot James MP

Minister for Digital and the Creative Industries, Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) - UK Government
Andrea Dona

Andrea Dona

Chief Network Officer, Vodafone UK
Mark Stansfeld

Mark Stansfeld

Chair of Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership (WLEP) and 5G lead for Midlands Engine
Mansoor Hanif

Mansoor Hanif

CTO, Ofcom, UK
Graham Baxter

Graham Baxter

Chief Operating Officer - Transformation, Three UK

Brendan O’Reilly

Brendan O’Reilly

Chief Technology Officer, Telefonica
Brendan Logan

Brendan Logan

Global Vice President, Oracle Communications Consulting
Paul Spence

Paul Spence

Chief Technologist, McLaren Applied Technology
Dr Mike Short CBE

Dr Mike Short CBE

Chief Scientific Adviser, Department for International Trade - UK Government
Robert Driver

Robert Driver

Head of UK5G and Board Director, Cambridge Wireless

Dr Isabel Van De Keere

Dr Isabel Van De Keere

Founder & CEO, Immersive Rehab
Howard Watson

Howard Watson

Chief Technology and Information Officer, BT
Alpna Doshi

Alpna Doshi

Group CIO Business Transformation and IT, Royal Philips
Keith Willetts

Keith Willetts

Advisory Board, UK5G and Co-Founder, 5G Realised Series
Pavan Malladi

Pavan Malladi

Head Governance, Strategy, Execution Excellence, Philips

Dave Salam

Dave Salam

Executive Director Mobile Networks, BT
Ros Singleton

Ros Singleton

Managing Director, UK Broadband and Chair, UK5G
Adrian Scrase

Adrian Scrase

CTO, ETSI
David Pleasance

David Pleasance

Chairman, TM Forum
Professor Graham Thomas

Professor Graham Thomas

Section Leader, Research & Development, BBC

Keith Geary

Keith Geary

Founder, Low Level Earth Observation
Carl Arntzen

Carl Arntzen

CEO, Bosch Thermotechnology
Dritan Kaleshi

Dritan Kaleshi

Head of Technology, 5G, Digital Catapult
Colin Willcock

Colin Willcock

Chairman of the Board, 5G Infrastructure Association
Regius Rahim Tafazolli

Regius Rahim Tafazolli

Professor of Electronic Engineering; Director & Founder, Institute of Communication Systems and 5G Innovation Centre, University of Surrey

Peter Claydon

Peter Claydon

Director 5G Research, Airspan and Project Director, AutoAir
Peter Stoker

Peter Stoker

Chief Engineer – Connected and Autonomous Vehicles, Millbrook Proving Ground
Professor Simon Pearson

Professor Simon Pearson

Director, Lincoln Institute of Agri Food Technology (LIAT)
Ann Williams

Ann Williams

Commissioning and Contracts Manager of Adult Social Services, Liverpool City Council
Steve Jagger

Steve Jagger

Managing Director, Quickline Communications

Stephen Leese

Stephen Leese

General Manager, Precision Decisions
Rosemary Kay

Rosemary Kay

Project Director, Liverpool 5G
Alastair Davidson

Alastair Davidson

Strategy Director, Wireless Infrastructure Group
Dave Ranyard

Dave Ranyard

CEO, Dream Reality Interactive
Vicki DeBlasi

Vicki DeBlasi

Head of Innovation Project Communications, 5G RuralFirst

Chris Lane

Chris Lane

Head of Transport Innovation, Transport for West Midlands
Claire Caminade

Claire Caminade

Commercial Product Lead 5G, Digital Catapult
Anthony Karydis

Anthony Karydis

Founder & CEO, Mativision
Catherine Michel

Catherine Michel

Chief Technology Officer, Sigma Systems
Dr Payam Taaghol

Dr Payam Taaghol

CEO, MYCOM OSI

John Gillam

John Gillam

CTO, TM Forum
Karina Maksimiuk

Karina Maksimiuk

Project Manager, AgriEPICentre
James Heath

James Heath

Director of Digital Infrastructure, Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) - UK Government