BELLEVUE, Wash. – August 31, 2015 – 4G Americas, a wireless trade association representing LTE technology and its evolution beyond to 5G, is presenting a free webinar mini-series this week that will serve as a reality check on 5G. Industry experts from Alcatel-Lucent, AT&T, Cisco, Ericsson, Intel and Nokia will dive into topics such as spectrum, global developments and new technology concepts all centering on the most buzzed about topic in the wireless industry—5G.
The webinar mini-series, moderated by Chris Pearson and Vicki Livingston of 4G Americas, will address key requirements and recommendations which will shape the foreseeable future of 5G in 2020 and beyond. 4G Americas, the leading voice for 5G in the Americas, recently published the white paper, 5G Spectrum Recommendations, as part of its members’ ongoing initiative to steer the conversation about the numerous challenges and conceivable solutions the industry faces for a seamlessly connected society in the next decade. Additional information is available in 4G Americas' 5G hub.
The webinar will address many levels of understanding for media, analysts, regulators and government agencies, as well as researchers, academia and industry stakeholders. Both sessions allow for audience questions for the experts.
*Key points found in our recently published white paper, 5G Spectrum Recomendations, will be discussed.
Date: Wednesday, September 2, 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. PDT
Moderator: Vicki Livingston, Head of Communications, 4G Americas
Speakers: Chris Pearson, President, 4G Americas; Anders Svensson, Principle Solution Manager, Ericsson; and Reza Arefi, Director of Spectrum Strategy, Intel
Date: Thursday, September 3, 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. PDT
Moderator: Chris Pearson, President, 4G Americas
Speakers: Michael Peeters, CTO, Wireless Technologies, Alcatel-Lucent; Brian Daly, Core Network & Government/Regulatory Standards, AT&T; Mike Recchione, Principal Engineer Mobility CTO Group, Cisco; and Mike Murphy, CTO North America, Nokia