Tuesday 26 Feb


Conference Overview

09:00 - 10:30
Keynote 5: Connectivity: The Great Enabler
Auditorium 1

10:30 - 11:00
Networking Break

11:00 - 12:00
Keynote 6: Intelligently Connected Commerce
Auditorium 1

12:00 - 13:00
Networking Lunch

13:00 - 14:00

Engaging the Fan of the Future

Immersive Content

Auditorium 2

Fans have increased expectations and demands for how they can experience their entertainment. Can entertainment companies leverage new technologies to keep up?

13:00 -14:00

Capitalising on Operators’ Assets for the Industry 4.0 Value Chain

Industry 4.0

Auditorium 3

As more ‘network operators’ transition to become ‘digital service providers’, we examine how they can gain significant value from their existing assets and capabilities.

13:00 - 14:00

Debate: 5G Deployments in High-Frequency Bands are Uneconomic
Connectivity

Auditorium 4

Will operators need to rethink their approach to deploying 5G in high frequency bands and carefully review their business case?

13:00 - 14:00

Democratizing AI and Attacking Algorithmic Bias

AI

Auditorium 5

This eye-opening session will provide an informed perspective on how we can work together to eliminate algorithmic bias and democratize AI.

14:00 - 14:15
Networking Break

14:15 - 15:15

Winning Consumers in a Voice Activated World
Immersive Content

Auditorium 2

This session will examine how companies win consumers, while maintaining relevance, reputation and relationships in this new voice activated world.

14:15 - 15:15

Industry 4.0: Blockchains, Supply Chains & Logistics

Industry 4.0

Auditorium 3

This session asks data flows as smoothly in today’s supply chains as goods do; and can blockchain offer suitable solutions to data coordination between companies?

14:15 - 15:15

5G Devices: When Will they be Ready?

Connectivity

Auditorium 4

In the brave new 5G world, users definitely need to buy a new phone… but it won't be all about handsets.

14:15 - 15:15

The Ethics and Accountability of AI

AI

Auditorium 5

This important session will evaluate principles for making AI systems safe for society and ameliorating any ethical shortcomings.

15:15 - 15:30
Networking Break

15:30 - 16:30

Gamifying the Mobile Experience

Immersive Content

Auditorium 2

With gaming features in apps and ads having triple the engagement rate, gamification is thenewest strategy to distinguish your business and increase consumer engagement.

15:30 - 16:30

Cashing in on Industrial Data: Data Exchanges, Brokering and Analytics

Industry 4.0

Auditorium 3

Can your IoT data deliver value beyond your immediate use? Hear from global pioneers who are changing the conversation about the value of industrial data.

15:30 - 16:30

Aligning 5G Technology and Policy

Connectivity

Auditorium 4

What policies will let countries be the first to enjoy the full benefits of new 5G networks? And what does that mean for operators?

16:30 - 18:30

“Connectivity” Event Theme Networking Reception

Connectivity
Hall 4
- Piazza
*Open to Conference Pass holders, on first-come first-serve basis

VMware invites you to join us for cocktails, tapas and memorable conversations. We look forward to connecting with you to discuss the latest technology trends and best practices as the industry moves towards carrier clouds with the imminent arrival of 5G, Edge and IoT.

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16:30 - 18:30

''Industry 4.0'' Event Theme Networking Reception

Industry 4.0

Hall 4 - Piazza
*Open to Conference Pass holders, on first-come first-serve basis

Business models are transforming, enabled by rapid technology advance. Industry 4.0 is about the future: interconnectivity, automation, machine learning, and real-time data change the way things work

Join industry leaders as we look to continue the conversation for approaching the unknowns of Industry 4.0. Visit the Citi networking lounge in Hall 4 for an afternoon of conversation and refreshments.

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