In this CxO panel session our keynote speakers will join a discussion where we will explore some of the key issues telcos face in delivering on targets set out in the Electornic Communication Code: • Business models for delivering European Electronic Communications Code targets • Understanding the socioeconomic benefits of ultrafast broadband • How will the changing EU political landscape impact the development of the Gigabit Society? • Exploring the effects of Brexit
Rural access: Delivering connectivity for the hardest-to-reach
• Understanding the current state of investment and regulation for delivering rural access networks • Business models for rural access • The role of alternative access technologies including satellite and hybrid networks
Preparing Europe's infrastructure for a digital future
• Delivering fibre across Europe • Transforming fixed access networks • How does the Europe Electronic Communications Code impact business models? • Encouraging collaboration between different approaches and different technologies to create a thriving digital economy and society
• How can Europe become a 5G leader? • Delivering networks that are 5G ready • Business models for deployment of 5G • The importance of 5G for delivering the IoT • Progress of 5G trials in Europe to date • When will Europe be ready for 5G?