Agenda

Policy, Regulation and Market 2019: A Market in Flux  (What’s Happening Now … and What to Expect 5 Years from Now)

 

08:30 Coffee and registration
09:00 Opening Session: Welcome to BASe Geoff Burke / Bernd Hesse / Intro for TNO handoff (Berry Vetjens) BASe Chair, CMO, Director of Market Broadband Forum and TNO unit ICT
09:15 Broadband Forum in 2019 and Beyond – Focus and Review Robin Mersh CEO Broadband Forum
09:40 Service Provider Keynote: How Wireless Can Broadband Access Be? Dr. Andreas Gladisch Vice President Convergent Networks Deutsche Telecom
10:10 Analyst Perspective: State of the Market 2019 (Europe & Global) Michael Dargue Vice President Cartesian
10:35 Coffee Break
10:50 Panel: (Reg / Econ / Analyst – 10 min each and panel): Hosted by Robin Mersh Yannick Dewilde (BIPT) and others to be Announced Soon Senior Technical Advisors, Economists, Researchers and Policy Advisors Major European Regulators and Analysts
12:00 Leveraging BBF Certification Process for Operational Excellence Christian Gacon VP – Wireline Networks and Infrastructure Orange (Fixed Access Strategy)
12:30 Lunch
13:45 Imperatives for the Future of Telecom Announcing Soon Senior Editor Major Global Publisher
14:15 Case Study: How We Are Preparing for the Future of Broadband Announcing Soon  Head of Access Network Research Major European Service Provider
14:45 The Impact of Brexit on Broadband Announcing Soon Director, Network Infrastructure European Regulator
15:15 Coffee Break
15:30 Broadband in Europe Announcing Soon Principal Analyst Leading European Analyst Firm
16:00 State of Broadband and Policy in Luxembourg Peter Sodermans External Advisor Ministry of State, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
16:30 Panel discussion: How to achieve open and ubiquitous broadband? Lightning Round Geoff Burke Moderates: Announcing Panelists Soon Analysts and Advisors Analyst Firms and Government
5:00 Informal Cocktails

Advanced Technology Deep Dive and Enabling Applications (Copper – Fiber – Wireless/5G)

 

08:30 Coffee and registration
09:00 Welcome to Day 2 Bernd Hesse, Geoff Burke BASe Chair, CMO Broadband Forum
09:05 Chairman’s word Kevin Foster Chairman Broadband Forum
09:20 Ergodic Spectrum Management (ESM) John Cioffi CEO ASSIA
9:45 Virtualization Delivered Announcing Soon Executive Major Global Solutions Vendor
10:15 Case Study: Access Success Koen Berteloot Domain Manager, Access Technology Proximus
10:45 Coffee Break (Networking and Exhibit Review) 
11:00 The Next Generation of Copper Access Paul Spruyt xDSL Technology Strategist Nokia
11:30 Leveraging Wireless for Success Announcing Soon Executive Netcomm
12:00 Leveraging Copper for Access Success Gerald Clerckx Technology Executive A1 Telekom
12:30 Lunch (Networking and Exhibit Review)
13:45 The Physical Layer Challenge David Chen CTO Go!Foton
14:15 Access Strategy Across Technologies Announcing Soon Access Strategist/Business Developer Major European Service Provider
14:45 Fiber Access Extension – Bringing Multi-gigabit to Buildings Helge Tiainen Senior Director Business Development InCoax/MoCA
15:15 Overcoming Challenges in the Ultra-Fast Connected Home Elad Domanovitz CTO Actelis
15:45 Coffee Break
16:00 Open Broadband: The Yin of Abstraction, the YANG of Efficiency Tim Carey Distinguished Fellow Broadband Forum
18:30 Social Event- Drinks, Dinner, and History (tickets to be booked and paid separately)

Best Practices – Applying Advanced Services (Fiber – Copper – 5G Transport)

 

08:30 Coffee and registration
09:00 Welcome to Day 3 Bernd Hesse, Geoff Burke BASe Chair, CMO Broadband Forum
09:10 Broadband Forum: An Access Agnostic Strategy Robin Mersh CEO Broadband Forum
09:30 Addressing the Connected Home Announcing Soon Executive AVM
10:00 Case Study: Applications for the Gigabit Age Announcing Soon Group CTO European Service Provider
10:30 Coffee Break (Networking and Exhibit Review)
10:45 Leveraging G.hn for Access Success Announcing Soon Executive Major Asian Service Provider
11:15 XGS-PON Strategies Announcing Soon Executive Swisscom
11:45 PON Traffic Analysis – Insights from the Real World Announcing Soon Analyst TNO
12:15 Leveraging Machine Learning and USP to Implement, Manage and Optimize Wi-Fi Magnus Olden Head of Data Science Domos
12:45 Lunch
14:00 Owning the Connected Home: A Service Provider Imperative  Thomas Martin Principal Solutions Engineer Calix
14:30 Security in the Age of IOT Announcing Soon Executive Global Security Vendor
15:00 Applications in the Connected Home Announcing Soon Executive Connected Home Solutions Vendor
15:30 Coffee Break
15:45 Best Practices in Enabling the Broadband Home Announcing Soon Executive Connected Home Solutions Provider
16:15 Monetizing Your Network with Advanced Services Announcing Soon Executive Connected Home Solutions Provider
16:45 Panel Discussion – The Future of the Access Network and Wrap Up Bernd Hesse, Geoff Burke BASe Chair, CMO Broadband Forum and Others
25th of June

Policy, Regulation and Market 2019: A Market in Flux  (What’s Happening Now … and What to Expect 5 Years from Now)

 

08:30 Coffee and registration
09:00 Opening Session: Welcome to BASe Geoff Burke / Bernd Hesse / Intro for TNO handoff (Berry Vetjens) BASe Chair, CMO, Director of Market Broadband Forum and TNO unit ICT
09:15 Broadband Forum in 2019 and Beyond – Focus and Review Robin Mersh CEO Broadband Forum
09:40 Service Provider Keynote: How Wireless Can Broadband Access Be? Dr. Andreas Gladisch Vice President Convergent Networks Deutsche Telecom
10:10 Analyst Perspective: State of the Market 2019 (Europe & Global) Michael Dargue Vice President Cartesian
10:35 Coffee Break
10:50 Panel: (Reg / Econ / Analyst – 10 min each and panel): Hosted by Robin Mersh Yannick Dewilde (BIPT) and others to be Announced Soon Senior Technical Advisors, Economists, Researchers and Policy Advisors Major European Regulators and Analysts
12:00 Leveraging BBF Certification Process for Operational Excellence Christian Gacon VP – Wireline Networks and Infrastructure Orange (Fixed Access Strategy)
12:30 Lunch
13:45 Imperatives for the Future of Telecom Announcing Soon Senior Editor Major Global Publisher
14:15 Case Study: How We Are Preparing for the Future of Broadband Announcing Soon  Head of Access Network Research Major European Service Provider
14:45 The Impact of Brexit on Broadband Announcing Soon Director, Network Infrastructure European Regulator
15:15 Coffee Break
15:30 Broadband in Europe Announcing Soon Principal Analyst Leading European Analyst Firm
16:00 State of Broadband and Policy in Luxembourg Peter Sodermans External Advisor Ministry of State, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
16:30 Panel discussion: How to achieve open and ubiquitous broadband? Lightning Round Geoff Burke Moderates: Announcing Panelists Soon Analysts and Advisors Analyst Firms and Government
5:00 Informal Cocktails
26th of June

Advanced Technology Deep Dive and Enabling Applications (Copper – Fiber – Wireless/5G)

 

08:30 Coffee and registration
09:00 Welcome to Day 2 Bernd Hesse, Geoff Burke BASe Chair, CMO Broadband Forum
09:05 Chairman’s word Kevin Foster Chairman Broadband Forum
09:20 Ergodic Spectrum Management (ESM) John Cioffi CEO ASSIA
9:45 Virtualization Delivered Announcing Soon Executive Major Global Solutions Vendor
10:15 Case Study: Access Success Koen Berteloot Domain Manager, Access Technology Proximus
10:45 Coffee Break (Networking and Exhibit Review) 
11:00 The Next Generation of Copper Access Paul Spruyt xDSL Technology Strategist Nokia
11:30 Leveraging Wireless for Success Announcing Soon Executive Netcomm
12:00 Leveraging Copper for Access Success Gerald Clerckx Technology Executive A1 Telekom
12:30 Lunch (Networking and Exhibit Review)
13:45 The Physical Layer Challenge David Chen CTO Go!Foton
14:15 Access Strategy Across Technologies Announcing Soon Access Strategist/Business Developer Major European Service Provider
14:45 Fiber Access Extension – Bringing Multi-gigabit to Buildings Helge Tiainen Senior Director Business Development InCoax/MoCA
15:15 Overcoming Challenges in the Ultra-Fast Connected Home Elad Domanovitz CTO Actelis
15:45 Coffee Break
16:00 Open Broadband: The Yin of Abstraction, the YANG of Efficiency Tim Carey Distinguished Fellow Broadband Forum
18:30 Social Event- Drinks, Dinner, and History (tickets to be booked and paid separately)
27th of June

Best Practices – Applying Advanced Services (Fiber – Copper – 5G Transport)

 

08:30 Coffee and registration
09:00 Welcome to Day 3 Bernd Hesse, Geoff Burke BASe Chair, CMO Broadband Forum
09:10 Broadband Forum: An Access Agnostic Strategy Robin Mersh CEO Broadband Forum
09:30 Addressing the Connected Home Announcing Soon Executive AVM
10:00 Case Study: Applications for the Gigabit Age Announcing Soon Group CTO European Service Provider
10:30 Coffee Break (Networking and Exhibit Review)
10:45 Leveraging G.hn for Access Success Announcing Soon Executive Major Asian Service Provider
11:15 XGS-PON Strategies Announcing Soon Executive Swisscom
11:45 PON Traffic Analysis – Insights from the Real World Announcing Soon Analyst TNO
12:15 Leveraging Machine Learning and USP to Implement, Manage and Optimize Wi-Fi Magnus Olden Head of Data Science Domos
12:45 Lunch
14:00 Owning the Connected Home: A Service Provider Imperative  Thomas Martin Principal Solutions Engineer Calix
14:30 Security in the Age of IOT Announcing Soon Executive Global Security Vendor
15:00 Applications in the Connected Home Announcing Soon Executive Connected Home Solutions Vendor
15:30 Coffee Break
15:45 Best Practices in Enabling the Broadband Home Announcing Soon Executive Connected Home Solutions Provider
16:15 Monetizing Your Network with Advanced Services Announcing Soon Executive Connected Home Solutions Provider
16:45 Panel Discussion – The Future of the Access Network and Wrap Up Bernd Hesse, Geoff Burke BASe Chair, CMO Broadband Forum and Others

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