BEREC

BEREC Workshop on 5G: Insights on Innovation, New Business Models and Value Chains

25 May 2021

On 3 June 2021, from 14:00 to 17:30 CEST, BEREC will hold a public online workshop on 5G. The stakeholders are invited to share their insights on 5G New Business Models and Value Chains, emphasising supply-chain diversification and its impact on competition. Moreover, the workshop will also focus on the anticipated pace of innovation, thanks to the experts who have participated in 5G trials and pilots.

Jean Marie Mifsud (MCA) will open the first session; following that, there will be a panel discussion on New Business Models, supply-chain diversification and its impact on competition. That will bring together experts in the possible supply-chain diversification that 5G may enable, such as Neutral Host Operators, Private 5G Networks. Together they will discuss the future of the 5G ecosystem and business model and the possible impact of these changes on regulatory matters, especially competition.  

The panelists of the second session will focus on the issues related to the anticipated pace of innovation in 5G services, moderated by Bert Klaassens (ACM). This session will bring together experts in 5G Verticals and emerging trends such as Digital Twins and Block chain.

The workshop will be organised online using the WEBEX videoconferencing system. For accessing the virtual meeting, participants shall register for the event. 

Participants attending the event can also send questions in advance via email to workshop@berec.europa.eu or via the registration form. There will also be an opportunity to ask questions through a chat function during the event, although the advanced submission of questions is preferable.