Speakers

Our Speakers

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

Howard Watson

Howard Watson

Chief Technology and Information Officer, BT
Jiri Laznicka

Jiri Laznicka

CTIO for IoT, Orange Group
Matt Stagg

Matt Stagg

Director of Mobile Strategy, BT Sport
Debra Bailey

Debra Bailey

Chief Information Officer, Telefonica UK
Andrea Dona

Andrea Dona

Chief Network Officer, Vodafone UK

Ian Smith

Ian Smith

Programme Director - 5G Testbeds and Trials, Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) - UK Government
Mark Stansfeld

Mark Stansfeld

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

Ian Wagdin

Senior Technology Transfer Manager, BBC
Christian Regnier

Christian Regnier

Enterprise Technical Architect - Critical Wireless (LTE/5G/IoT), Air France
Dr Mike Short CBE

Dr Mike Short CBE

Chief Scientific Adviser, Department for International Trade - UK Government

Greg Ivanov

Greg Ivanov

Head of AR/VR/Lens, Google
Federico Boccardi

Federico Boccardi

Principal Technology Advisor, Technology Group, Ofcom
James Heath

James Heath

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

Rahim Tafazolli

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

Roberto Gavazzi

5G, IoT, Smart City and Industrial Internet Senior Program Manager, TIM

Eman Martin-Vignerte

Eman Martin-Vignerte

Director, External Affairs, Governmental and Political Relationships, Bosch
Robert Franks

Robert Franks

Managing Director, West Midlands 5G
Keith Willetts

Keith Willetts

Advisory Board, UK5G and Co-Founder, 5G Realised Series
Brendan Logan

Brendan Logan

Global Vice President, Oracle Communications Consulting
C-Level Representative

C-Level Representative

Three

Dean Bubley

Dean Bubley

Founder and Director, Disruptive Analysis
Dr Isabel Van De Keere

Dr Isabel Van De Keere

Founder & CEO, Immersive Rehab
Chris Lewis

Chris Lewis

Founding Director, Lewis Insight
Derek Long

Derek Long

Head of Telecoms and Mobile, Cambridge Consultants
Dritan Kaleshi

Dritan Kaleshi

Head of Technology, 5G, Digital Catapult

Robert Driver

Robert Driver

Head of UK5G Innovation Network
Rosemary Kay

Rosemary Kay

Project Director, Liverpool 5G
Dave Ranyard

Dave Ranyard

CEO, Dream Reality Interactive
Professor Simon Pearson

Professor Simon Pearson

Director, Lincoln Institute of Agri Food Technology (LIAT)