Brandenburger Tor
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018 to Fri., Nov. 16, 2018 – Fraunhofer FOKUS, Berlin, Germany

This agenda will be updated continuously. 

DAY 2 - FRIDAY, NOV 16, 2018 - CONFERENCE

09.00 - 17.30 CONFERENCE

Making Industry Verticals 5G-Ready: From First 5G Standards towards 5G Products and Solutions

09.00 - 09.30 WELCOME

Opening
Prof. Thomas Magedanz, Fraunhofer FOKUS, Germany

Welcome on Behalf of Berlin – 5G Activities in Berlin
Permanent Secretary Christian Rickerts, Senate Department for Economics, Energy and Public Enterprises, Berlin, Germany

Welcome
Frank Krüger, Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure, Germany

Welcome on behalf of BMBF – 5G R&D in Germany
N.N., BMBF, Germany

Welcome
Peter Stuckmann (tbc), European Commission, Belgium

09.30 - 10.45 SESSION 1

Verticals as 5G Drivers

Chair: Prof. Hans Schotten, DFKI, Germany

5G Forecasts 
Falk Schröder, Detecon, Germany

5G for Automotive
Andreas Kwoczek, Volkswagen AG, Germany

5G for Broadband Media
Dr. Roland Beutler, SWR, Germany

5G for Manufacturing
Dr. Andreas Müller, Robert Bosch GmbH, Germany

5G for Energy Networks
N.N. State Grid, China


SESSION 1 PANEL

Towards Customized 5G Networks – Challenges & Opportunities

Reiner Liebler, BNetzA, Germany
Falk Schröder, Detecon, Germany
Andreas Kwoczek, Volkswagen AG, Germany
Dr. Roland Beutler, SWR, Germany
Dr. Andreas Müller, Robert Bosch GmbH, Germany
N.N. State Grid, China

10.45 - 11.15 COFFEE BREAK & DEMOS

11.15 - 13.00 SESSION 2

5G Enablers: Network Slicing & Customized Networks

Chair: Dr. Diego Lopez, Telefónica, Spain

Network Slicing Status Quo
Michele Zarri, GSMA, UK

5G Slicing Alliance Overview
Luigi Licciardi, 5GSA, Italy

Towards Private 5G Industry Networks
N.N., 5GACIA/Siemens

Managing Virtualized 5G Networks
Dr. Diego Lopez, Telefónica/ETSI NFV Chairman, Spain

Edge Computing in 5G
N.N., ETSI


SESSION 2 PANEL

Network Slicing – Challenges & Opportunities

Chair: Dr. Diego Lopez, Telefónica/ETSI NFV Chairman, Spain

Michele Zarri, GSMA, UK
Luigi Licciardi, 5GSA, Italy
N.N., 5GACIA/Siemens
N.N., ETSI

13.00 - 14.00 LUNCH & DEMOS

14.00 - 15.30 SESSION 3

Towards 5G: Standards Update, Migration & Interworking

Chair: Prof. Akihiro Nakao, Tokyo University, Japan

NGMN Views
Hans Einsiedler, Deutsche Telekom on behalf of NGMN, Germany

3GPP Status and Plans
Dr. Frank Mademann, Huawei, Germany

5G for Industries – an operator´s view
Antje Williams, Deutsche Telekom, Germany

5G Rollout plans in Germany
Dr. Ralf Irmer, Vodafone, Germany

5G Rollout plans in Spain
Dr. Diego Lopez, Telefónica, Spain

5G Perspectives in Africa
Hugo van Zyl, Openserve, South Africa

5G Rollout in UK
Maria Cuevas, BT, UK

5G Rollout plans in France
Bruno Chatras, Orange, France

SESSION 3 PANEL

When and Where Will We See 5G Being Deployed?

5G Getting Real: Testbeds and Trials

Chair: Prof. Thomas Magedanz, Fraunhofer FOKUS, Germany

Hans Einsiedler, Deutsche Telekom on behalf of NGMN, Germany

Dr. Frank Mademann, Huawei, Germany

Antje Williams, Deutsche Telekom, Germany

Dr. Ralf Irmer, Vodafone, Germany

Dr. Diego Lopez, Telefónica, Spain

Hugo van Zyl, Openserve, South Africa

Maria Cuevas, BT, UK

Bruno Chatras, Orange, France

15.30 - 16.00 COFFEE BREAK & DEMOS

16.00 - 17.20 SESSION 4

5G Getting Real: Testbeds and Trials

Chair:  Latif Ladid, IPv6 Forum, US

5G Testbeds in Germany
Simon Oberthür, BMBF Begleitforschung, Germany

Europe: 5GIA Overview
Jean-Pierre Bienaimé, 5G-IA, Belgium

PAWR: Exploring 5G Use Cases for Industry Verticals
Abhimanyu Gosain, PAWR, USA

IEEE 5G Testbed Activities
Dr. Ashutosh Dutta, IEEE, USA

5G Activities in Taiwan
Dr. Li-Fung Chang, DoIT/MOEA, Taiwan

5G Activities in China
N.N., China Mobile, China (tbc)

5G Activities in Korea
N.N., SKT, South Korea

Research and Development for 5G Implementation in NICT
Naoto Kadowaki, NICT, Japan



SESSION 4 PANEL

Lessons Learned from Ongoing Trials and Testbeds

Simon Oberthür, BMBF-Begleitforschung, Germany (tbc)

Jean-Pierre Bienaimé, 5G-IA, Belgium

Abhimanyu Gosain, PAWR, USA

Dr. Ashutosh Dutta, AT&T, USA

Dr. Li-Fung Chang, DoIT/MOEA, Taiwan (tbc)

N.N., China Mobile, China (tbc

N.N., SKT, South Korea (tbc) 

Naoto Kadowaki, NICT, Japan

17.20 CLOSING & FAREWELL