General Session: Rethinking Wireless
Thursday, March 8 • 8:30 – 9:45 am
Moderator: Donny Jackson, Editor, IWCE's Urgent Communications
FREE TO ALL ATTENDEES
As the wireless landscape is changing on both the LMR and cellular sides, the conversation needs to change. Commercial networks are not what they used to be, and the role for private networks is changing. Get an overview of many of the key concepts to modern wireless networks as we move towards 5G, HetNets and smart cities. Densification, white box, fronthaul, software-defined networking (SDN) and network-function virtualization (NFV)– understand the terms, technology and what they all mean to current wireless and radio networks.
Rishi Bhaskar, Vice President - North America Government Markets, Ericsson
Justin Blair, Director, Wireless Business Products, Verizon Wireless
Don Wingo, Senior Product Manager, JVCKENWOOD USA Corp.
Tre Zimmerman, Co-Founder and CTO, Ubicquia