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)

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

17th June

Where next for Carriers: Wireless Innovation, Operation and Customer Experience
Delivering a gold standard public Wi-Fi experience, emerging opportunities for business models and monetization, and new developments in testing performance and optimization monitoring – this is just a glimpse of the capabilities that the future of wireless networks needs to offer. This session will also explore the role that emerging technologies such as Wi-Fi 7 will play, and how Wi-Fi 6E, 5G, and OpenRoaming will play their part on the road to convergence.

08:30am (PT)

Welcome & Opening Remarks
Sarah Kolmer, WBA

08:35am (PT)

Fireside Chat: Wi-Fi & 5G – future of convergence and what it means for operators: Speakers to be confirmed
Chris Bruce, Moderator

08:55am (PT)

Schedulers: the key to optimizing your network
Andy Davidson, Senior Director Technology Planning, Qualcomm Technologies

09:10am (PT)

Metin Taskin, Co-Founder & CTO, Airties

09:25am (PT)

Panel : Qualcomm, Airties, Kevin Robinson – Wi-Fi Alliance, Ravi Shankar – STL
Chris Bruce

09:40am (PT)

OpenWiFi for Service providers
Bernard Herscovici, Founder & CEO, Net Experience

9:55am (PT)

Panel of Industry Experts: Benefits of a gold standard public Wi-Fi experience – Seamless, secure, permission-based privacy
Moderator: Matt MacPherson, Cisco

10:40am (PT)

Sarah Kolmer