Speakers

Our Speakers

We are delighted to announce the first few industry experts speaking at the conference.

We are delighted to announce the first few industry experts speaking at the conference.

Enrique Blanco

Enrique Blanco

Global Chief Technology & Information Officer (GCTIO), Telefónica
Andy Cachaldora

Andy Cachaldora

General Manager, Digital Service N. Europe, GE Healthcare
Jessica Ellis

Jessica Ellis

Head of Programme Development - 5G Programme at Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS)
Ros Singleton

Ros Singleton

Chair, UK5G
Neil McRae

Neil McRae

Managing Director Architecture & Technology Strategy and Chief Architect, BT

Katherine Ainley

Katherine Ainley

CEO of Ericsson UK & Ireland
Amy Wettenhall

Amy Wettenhall

Senior Vice President, Macquarie Group
Adnan Zubaid Khan

Adnan Zubaid Khan

Head of Corporate & ICT Propositions, Ooredoo Oman   
Tony Sceales

Tony Sceales

Head of Programme Development, 5G Programme, Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) – UK Government
Kevin Smith

Kevin Smith

Industrial Digital Technology Advisor, Made Smarter UK

Patrick Melia

Patrick Melia

Chief Executive, Sunderland City Council and Head, North East Combined Authority
Anil Darji

Anil Darji

Head of Development, Three UK
Simon Saunders

Simon Saunders

Director of Emerging & Online Technology, Ofcom
Farhat Raza

Farhat Raza

Head of Telecoms Diversification, Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) - UK Government
Björn Odenhammar

Björn Odenhammar

Head of Networks Presales for UK & Ireland, Ericsson

Karen Poulter

Karen Poulter

Head of Information Systems, Hutchison Ports UK
Brendan Logan

Brendan Logan

Global Vice President, Oracle Communications Consulting
Jos Beriere

Jos Beriere

Strategic Business Developer B2B, KPN
Phil Siveter

Phil Siveter

CEO, UK & Ireland, Nokia  
Dimitra Simeonidou

Dimitra Simeonidou

Director Smart Internet Lab, Co-Director Digital Futures Institute, University of Bristol

Mark Stansfeld

Mark Stansfeld

Chair of Worcestershire Local Enterprise Partnership (WLEP) and 5G lead for Midlands Engine
Darren Hoare

Darren Hoare

Project Lead Eden Universe, Eden Project
Sander Dolder

Sander Dolder

Senior Vice President, Industry and Economic Innovation, New York City Economic Development Corporation
Oliver Bradley

Oliver Bradley

Managing Director, Digital Infrastructure Investing, Macquarie Capital
Louise Lancaster

Louise Lancaster

Joint Head, Barrier Busting Task Force, Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) - UK Government

Ruth Spencer

Ruth Spencer

Head of Smart Place, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council
Rahim Tafazolli

Rahim Tafazolli

Regius Professor of Electronic Engineering; Director & Founder, Institute of Communication Systems and 5G Innovation Centre, University of Surrey
Colin Evison

Colin Evison

Head of Innovation, BAM Nuttall
Abel Mayal

Abel Mayal

SVP Technology and Marketing, Airspan Networks
Cathy Mulligan

Cathy Mulligan

Honorary Senior Research Associate, UCL

Dean Bubley

Dean Bubley

Founder and Director, Disruptive Analysis
Arnold du Toit

Arnold du Toit

Director Corporate Development, True Altitude
John Cove

John Cove

Director, MK Dons
Robert Driver

Robert Driver

Head of UK5G Innovation Network
Alex Buchan

Alex Buchan

Strategic Technologist, Digital TV Group

Venkatesh Ramakrishan

Venkatesh Ramakrishan

Head of Logistics Vertical, Nokia Enterprise
Suparno Banerjee

Suparno Banerjee

Vice President Government and Cities, Nokia
Adrian Smith

Adrian Smith

Health & Social Care Solutions Lead, WM5G
Stephen Stewart

Stephen Stewart

Chief Technology Officer, Factory 42
Nick Elverston

Nick Elverston

Practice Group Head, Digital Economy Transactions, Ashurst

Michael Barrell

Michael Barrell

Founder and CEO, Juliet Media
Neil Staunton

Neil Staunton

Managing Partner, Cofounder Venture Studios
Russell Beardmore

Russell Beardmore

Consultant, Macquarie Group