43 speakers, 20 hours of live broadcast and lots of ideas and reflections on the future of private 5G!

UPTIME 2023 brought together an audience of Private 5G and LTE professionals, from all over the world, in two days of meetings and conferences broadcast live on webstream to deepen and discuss the scenarios and use cases of the 5G universe

Relive the event and rewatch the speeches of our speakers!

Day 1 - 8th June Day 2 - 9th June

8th June

Day 1

8:05 am  /  Pivotel

Private 5G in Plantations and Air-to-Ground in Australia

Raminder Sahota, Chief Solution Architect, Pivotel

9:05 am  /  Athonet

Welcome to UPTIME

Gianluca Verin, Founder & CEO, Athonet

9:10 am  /  Fondazione Guglielmo Marconi

Welcome to Fondazione Marconi

Prof. Giovanni Corazza, Fondazione Guglielmo Marconi – President

9:25 am  /  Athonet

9:25 am - Welcome from Karim El Malki, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Athonet

Karim El Malki, Founder, Chief Strategy Officer, Athonet

9:40 am  /  TIM

Private 5G: Experiences and Evolutions

Cristian Cocozza, Head of Portfolio Management, TIM

10:00 am  /  Athonet

Connected Workers and Connected Assets

Nanda Menon, SVP - Corporate Development & Curator of UPTIME, Athonet

10:10 am  /  Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Building the Big Tent for Private 5G

Stuart Strickland, Wireless CTO and Fellow, HPE

10:30 am  /  AWS

Connected Workers & Connected Assets on AWS Private 5G in the Middle East

Ahmed El Haw, Principal Solutions Architect, AWS Middle East Region

11:00 am  /  Vilicom

Private Cellular in Offshore Wind Farms

Donal O'Sullivan, Head of Solution Innovation, Vilicom

11:30 am  /  Citymesh

MPNs for critical infrastructure in Belgium

Robin Leblon, CTO, Citymesh

12:00 pm  /  Telia

Private 5G in Nordic Markets

Heidi Henttu, Head of Enterprise Mobile Networks, Telia

Henning Huuse, 5G Business Development, Telia

12:30 pm  /  Deloitte Germany

Private 5G in The German Market

Constantin Voelkel, Director, Deloitte Germany

12:45 pm  /  ATS Elektronik

Private 5G Trends, Opportunities and Challenges in the German Market

Dr. Ing. Michael Schneider, ATS Elektronik GmbH, Germany

1:00 pm  /  Hub One

Private 5G in Airports

Jérémy Blanchemain, Senior Product Marketing Manager, 4G/5G Private Networks for Industry 4.0, Hub One

1:30 pm  /  Qualcomm

Crane Automation and specialist developments for P5G

Sebastiano Di Filippo, Snr Director Business Development IOT, Qualcomm

George Tsirtsis, Sr Director of Technology, Qualcomm

2:10 pm  /  Freshwave

Private networks for everyone, from white label to managed service

Simon Frumkin, CEO, Freshwave

2:35 pm  /  Cellnex

Private 5G Networks for Business Continuity across Industries

Catherine Gull, Head of Business Development, Cellnex

3:00 pm  /  Vodafone

Crossing the chasm: moving from POC to production deployments

Jennifer Gill Didoni, Head of Cloud, Edge and Mobile Private Networks, Vodafone Business

3:30 pm  /  Vodafone

Case Study: Fast Cars and Fast Networks: Private 5G for Extreme-E

Freben Serfontein, Solution Architect, Customer Solutions, MPN, Vodafone

3:45 pm  /  Comgu

Case Study:Private 5G for logistics and fire rescue

Eitan Idelson, Co-founder and Managing Partner, Comgu

4:00 pm  /  AWS

Private 5G by AWS

Awaiz Khan, Principal Solutions Architect-Mobile Private Networks/5G, AWS

4:30 pm  /  Axione

Migration to Athonet core from another core

Franck Dupont, Sales Director, Managed Services, Axione

5:00 pm  /  Aruba Networks

Fireside chat with HPE Aruba’s CTO

David Hughes, Chief Product and Technology Officer, Aruba Networks

5:30 pm  /  Syniverse

Enabling roaming with private networks

Thomas Therkildsen, Senior Director, Global Business Development & Services, Syniverse

6:00 pm  /  Crosscall, Multi-tech, Netgear

5G Devices

Thibault Holley, Technical Expert, Crosscall

Grant Kyle, Global Business Development-Strategic Partnerships & Alliances, Sierra Wireless

Gorka Ugarte Cengotitabengoa, Senior Technical Sales Manager, Netgear

6:30 pm  /  JMA Wireless, Airspan, Node-H, Asocs

Private vs Public 5G - How do radio requirements differ?

Lorenzo Minghini, RAN and DAS Global Product Owner Director, JMA Wireless

Giuseppe Bernini, Vice President Sales EUROPE, Airspan

Wolfgang Scheit, CTO, Node-H

Len Schuch, GM 5G Positioning Services, Asocs

9th June

Day 2

8:05 am  /  Marubun

Private 5G – Japan perspective

Takaya Murakami, Deputy Director, Marubun

8:30 am  /  Arqit

Quantum Security For Mobile Private Networks

Ayan Ghosh, Vice President Product Engineering, Arqit

9:00 am  /  Smartfren

Private Cellular Networks in Indonesia From Mining to the 5G Factory

Eben Pasaribu, Head of Core Planning and Strategy, Smartfren

9:30 am  /  Belden

Time sensitive networks over private 5G

Artur Wachtel, Principal Architect for Technology Value, Belden

10:00 am  /  Palo Alto Networks

Security innovation in Private 5G

Mitchell Rappard, Principal Solutions Architect, Palo Alto Networks

10:30 am  /  Kontron

Private Network and Smart Transportation

Laurent Pison, Leader Next Generation (4G/5G) Solutions, Kontron

11:00 am  /  Asocs

Why 5G Positioning is a Foundational Application for 5G Private Networks

Len Schuch, GM 5G Positioning Services, Asocs

11:30 am  /  Inmanta

Mobile private networks at scale with end-to-end orchestration

Stefan Walraven, Co-founder & CEO, Inmanta

12:00 pm  /  Athonet

European Research Projects Update

Daniele Munaretto, Director Research and Innovation, Athonet

12:30 pm  /  Tata Communications

Untethering Industries with Private 5G

Vishnu Sri Harsha Navuluri, Global Director - Product Management, 5G Private Networks & Solutions, Tata Communications

1:00 am  /  Bharti Airtel

Private 5G and India Perspective

Nitin Kumar, Lead - 5G Core Strategy, Architecture and Engineering, Bharti Airtel