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June 8-10, 2022
Singapore EXPO



Title: Asia Tech 2020 Symposium Day 1

Date: Tuesday, August 04, 2020

Time: 11:00 AM Singapore Time

Duration: 4 hours


Join ConnecTechAsia, OMDIA and Light Reading Asia for a digital symposium designed to educate service providers and IT decision-makers alike on the most pertinent and impactful issues driving the continent's tech and innovation ecosystems. From 5G deployment to the road to 6G - we will cover it all!

DAY ONE - Session 1 @ 11:00 AM SGT

5G Race: The Scorecard

Speakers: Nicole McCormick, Practice Leader, Omdia

Taking stock of 5G, one of the biggest technology transitions in telecom history. More than a year since its commercial debut, operators are making progress in enhanced mobile broadband and video streaming and cloud gaming apps.  This session examines the 5G successes to date, and the leaders and followers across the region. Which operators and which markets are the frontrunners? What are the pricing models? What is driving adoption: price, handset upgrade, new services? What are new deployment models, eg, network sharing?


12:45 PM - 1:00 PM  BREAK


DAY ONE - Session 2 @ 1:00 PM SGT

The Cloud Telco

Speakers: Adeline Phua, Principal Analyst, WAN Transformation, Omdia

The transformation of the traditional telco network into a highly flexible and scalable software-driven infrastructure is accelerating.  Yet while cloud-based, virtualized networks promise lower operating costs and greater flexibility, but to get there telcos need to pick their way through issues of vendor choice and compatibility, as well as prepare for new competitive challenges with big cloud players entering the market.

Platinum Sponsor: - Huawei