Theme 3: TELCO 4.0

 

 

 

Telco 4.0, Monday 19 March 2018

08:00

Registration

08:50

Organisers opening remarks

08:55

Chairperson’s opening remarks

COMMUNICATIONS FOR A CHANGING TOMORROW

09:00

Opening Keynote Address: Reimagining Communication

  • Communication in the digital age – how far have we come and where are we at?
  • Technologies on the horizon – AI, VR/AR and 5G
    • How will these technologies further change up the way we interact with our environment
  • What does this mean for the telco and how are operators uniquely positioned to take advantage of their role?
 
09:20

Keynote Address by China Unicom Global, Title Sponsor for Telecoms World 2018

Panel discussion
09:40

Joint Opening Keynote Panel: Thriving in the age of automation, digital disruption and new technologies

  • What are the challenges and opportunities present for operators as we live in an Internet of Things era
    • Which technology or technologies do you think presents the next big game changer? What would that mean for your business?
  • Future 2020 – what billions of connected devices will mean for the telecoms industry in terms of data, networks and revenue sources
  • How prepared are our networks for providing seamless, always on and secured M2M connectivity?
  • Engaging the digital consumer – how should operators continue to partner with non-traditional players to add/create value for their customers?
 
10:20

Morning refreshments and exhibition viewing

CHANGING BUSINESS MODELS

Isabelle Mauro
11:20

Opportunities for growth in the next 5 years

  • What will be the key external forces and technologies affecting the industry
  • Undergoing a digital reinvention - how will the role of telcos look like in 2020?
  • How can telcos maximize the opportunities present in a new business ecosystem?
 
Panel discussion
11:40

Panel: Restructuring your business for the IoT age

  • Assessing the impact of an IoT era – how prepared are our telcos ready to embrace it?
  • What are the existing challenges (e.g. legacy networks and/or mindsets) that need to be overcome?
  • Restructuring for long-term success – what are the key issues to consider, and what’s a reasonable length of “downtime” before seeing the changes payoff?
 

OTTS & CONTENT

12:25

What’s next for Asia’s Internet TV market

  • Content consumption across the region – how will it develop?
  • Potential for growth amidst growing regional competition
    • How can content players continue to differentiate themselves?
  • Localizing content and combating piracy
  • Partnerships with telcos – how can both parties form mutually beneficial partnerships 
12:40

Monetising your content partnerships

  • Revenue sharing models and market differentiation strategies: What are the new ways that traditional telcos can bundle their offerings with OTTs into a compelling package and thus monetise traffic and improve end-user experience?
  • When online connectivity becomes a given, what would the future customer expect and demand from carriers and OTTs? How can both parties work to meet the demand?
  • What’s the expected growth in capacity needs as traffic increases due to booming user demand?
  • How will new technologies such as AR/VR come to play?
    • What does that mean for the network and are telcos ready to support it? 
13:10

Lunch and exhibition viewing

FOSTERING INNOVATION

14:15

Reserved for event partner

Keen to showcase your thought leadership? Get in touch with Francis @ francis.bandong@terrapinn.com today
Panel discussion
14:30

Panel: Encouraging innovative thinking in the business

  • What are the challenges facing operators today when it comes to promoting innovation in the organisation?
  • What can the C-suite do to promote a “safe to fail” environment?
 
15:15

Afternoon refreshments and exhibition viewing

CREATING A SAFE & SECURE CONNECTED FUTURE

16:00

Reserved for event partner

Keen to showcase your thought leadership in the field of network security? Get in touch with  Francis @ francis.bandong@terrapinn.com  or +65 6322 2336 today
Panel discussion
16:15

Closing keynote panel: Addressing the challenge of cybersecurity in a connected world

  • What are the new threats being faced by our networks today vs before?
  • Cybersecurity in the digital age: how can the industry address this collectively?
    • Improving collaboration with regulators to reduce risk and improve resiliency
    • Is there a need for greater regional coordination between operators to strengthen our networks?
  • 5-year outlook: how will new technologies pose as both a threat and an opportunity in ensuring security?
 
17:00

Chairperson’s closing remarks and end of Day One

17:10

Evening cocktail

Available as a sponsorship option. If you’re keen to play host, contact Francis @ francis.bandong@terrapinn.com  or +65 6322 2336 today
19:30

After Party

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last published: 30/Oct/17 06:25

Telco 4.0, Tuesday 20 March 2018

08:00

Registration & Morning Refreshments

08:55

Chairperson’s opening remarks

CONNECTED ECOSYSTEMS

09:00

Keynote address: Connecting the next billion users

  • Making Internet access available and affordable for the world – how are we getting there?
  • Challenges, opportunities, key project milestones
  • Creating sustainable business partnerships – where do carriers fit in? 
 
09:20

Assessing Asia’s ICT development for 2020

  • How will Asia’s markets develop in the next 5 years?
  • Bridging the connectivity gap – state of emerging markets and how will they look like?
  • Encouraging infrastructure investment and driving PPP development
 
09:40

Reserved for event partner

Keen to showcase your thought leadership? Get in touch with Francis @ francis.bandong@terrapinn.com  or +65 6322 2336 today
Panel discussion
10:00

Joint Keynote Panel: Maximising opportunities and minimizing threats in a future of a billion (and more) connected things

  • Maximizing the telco’s role in IoT
    • What’s the current progress? 
    • Where are the key roadblocks and how can we overcome them as an industry?
    • How long before we get to see meaningful ROI?
  • Addressing the other side of IoT 
    • How do you foresee the acceleration of technology progression in the IoT era? 
    • What is the impact on our social and economic structures and how can we best prepare for them?
    • Reducing threats – how can the industry better pre-empt security and privacy concerns in the age of connected things?
10:40

Morning refreshments and exhibition viewing

DEVELOPING AN ECOSYSTEM OF PARTNERS

11:40

Empowering the digital economy

  • What is the role of telcos in supporting the digital transformation of their enterprise customers?
  • Where are the new revenue streams?
  • What are the challenges and opportunities?
 
Panel discussion
11:55

Panel: Realising new revenues with new partnerships

  • What are the new partnerships that operators are exploring to drive new revenue streams?
  • Creating a sustainable digital-oriented business
    • Can telcos afford to play the role of an all-encompassing provider?
    • Opening the doors to greater carrier collaboration 
 

MONETIZING THE CONNECTED ENVIRONMENT

12:35

Case Study: The role of telecom operators and Smart Health

12:50

Fireside Chat - New opportunities in mobile healthcare services

  • Working with mobile healthcare app developers
  • Where are the markets for growth?
  • How can telcos make use of their network to support mobile healthcare delivery
 

BIG DATA & ANALYTICS

14:30

Setting and implementing your big data strategy

  • How can telcos begin their big data journey
    • Where to start and what processes have to be in place?
  • Making sense of your data pools to minimize cost and maximise revenue streams
    • Where are the new opportunities that telcos can monetize their data and create new revenue lines
    • How can data analytics help telcos better plan their network and improve performance?
 
14:45

Case Study: Using big data to combat fraud

15:00

Case Study: Big data to reduce customer churn

Panel discussion
15:15

Panel: Monetizing analytics – what to do with all that data

  • Capturing the explosion of devices in the connected world
  • Translating data to real time action for your organisation
  • Analysing the endless possibilities for well-structured data collection 
  • Building or buying effective data infrastructure 
 
16:00

Afternoon refreshments and networking. End of Telecoms World Asia 2018.

last published: 30/Oct/17 06:25

 

 

 

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