Wi-Fi: Powering Innovation Series 2021

Please click on each day below to see the full agenda for the Working Sessions and Conference Programme.
ALL WGC Webinars will commence at 08:30 am (Pacific Time – PT) – 16:30 pm (British Summer Time)

For the Members Only Working Session, please click here.

3rd June
10th June
17th June
24th June
30th June
8th July

3rd June

Wi-Fi Connects the World
Leadership event focusing on the social impacts of Wi-Fi and how Wi-Fi will evolve over the next decade. From powering the world economy to helping bridge the digital divide, the social impact of Wi-Fi around the world is stronger than ever before, and in this session, we’ll hear from some of the top companies and organizations in the industry – including AT&T, Boingo Wireless, Broadcom, Cisco, Intel, and Wi-Fi Alliance – as they explore key market trends and provide updates on exciting new technologies such as OpenRoaming and Wi-Fi 6E.

08:30am (PT)

Welcome & Congress Kick off
Tiago Rodrigues, CEO, WBA

08:45am (PT)

Maximizing the value of Wi-Fi®
Edgar Figueroa, President & CEO, Wi-Fi Alliance

09:00am (PT)

Future of Fiber: impacts to the connected communications experience
JR Wilson, Vice President Tower Strategy & Roaming, AT&T & WBA

09:10am (PT)

Future Needs of Hospitality
Yvette Vincent, Marriott International

09:20am (PT)

Connectivity in the 5G Era: CBRS & Wi-Fi Convergence
Dr. Derek Peterson, Chief Technology Officer, Boingo Wireless

09:30am (PT)

Panel Discussion
AT&T, Wi-Fi Alliance, Marriott Hotels, Boingo Wireless

10:05am (PT)

Privacy in an age of consumer tracking: Alternative identities enable policy, security, and privacy
Mark Grayson, Distinguished Consulting Engineer, Cisco