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Exclusive Invite

As a strategic vendor, NEC XON invites you to participate at the launch of our 5G OpenRAN offering. The launch will showcase how NEC XON is a leading 5G OpenRAN solutions integrator with world-class alliances that support an open ecosystem that enables high-speed broadband connectivity.

Our keynote speaker and subject matter experts will discuss how the 5G OpenRAN alliance breaks the shackles around mobile operators and customers.

Date: 09:00 – 13:30, 7 July 2022

Venue: The Venue, Melrose Arch

09:00Welcome Address by NEC XON CEO, Carel Coetzee
09:15Keynote: Connectivity – the importance of 5G OpenRAN solutions in a digital world by Prof. Brian Armstrong
10:00Willem Wentzel & Anthony Laing will be demystifying the 5G OpenRAN use cases through a multi-vendor approach
10:25Panel Discussion with mobile operators, technology leaders and regulators on how 5G can meet demands of a connected world
10:50Comfort break with refreshments
11:10The impact of 5G OpenRAN on enterprise networking design and architecture (Platinum Sponsor)
11:30Why is 5G OpenRAN Architecture less expensive than traditional vendors, and how can providers benefit from investing in a 5G OpenRAN platform
11:50Industry Analyst, Analysys Mason, shares their insights into the business case for 5G OpenRAN followed by a panel discussion
12:15Renewal Energy – a luxury or necessity? Making the business case work, by Magnus Coetzee
13:00Lunch, Networking and Expo

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    Brian Armstrong

    Keynote Speaker

    Prof. Brian Armstrong

    Chair of Digital Business Wits Business school


    Magnus Coetzee

    Executive: Alternative Energy



    Willem Wentzel

    General Manager: Wireless



    Anthony Laing

    General Manager: Networks