A number of Plum partners and staff are attending the IIC’s annual conference as part of Communications Policy and Regulation Week 2019. Sessions on regulating digital platforms, rethinking spectrum management, investment in infrastructure, and competition policy, will examine some of the issues we have worked on over the last year.
Tim Miller moderated the economics expert roundtable in Budapest, which focussed on trends in telecommunications and ICT industries over the next five years and the associated challenges with ensuring these developments can happen. The panel of nine experts discussed developments in six key product and service areas: Electronics and photonics System software Infrastructure equipment and[…]
Plum participated in two sessions at the 2019 European Spectrum Management Conference held in Brussels on 19 and 20 June. Tony Lavender moderated a panel looking at how millimetre wave spectrum can be used to provide capacity and innovation, and the regulatory and authorisation regime that needs to be in place to enable this. Tim[…]
Tim Miller moderated a session, including presenting the issues to be discussed, at the 5G Huddle held in Tokyo in association with ForumGlobal. The panel looked at the business cases for 5G deployment – looking at the different types of 5G, the various use cases that have been identified, and the stakeholders that need to[…]
On Wednesday 19 December, Tim Miller presented a session on new developments in IMT spectrum valuation at the ITU Regional Workshop in Riyadh. The talk looked at how uncertainty over 5G business models is affecting operators’ valuation of spectrum and how regulators can take account of this in their spectrum awards; and also looked at[…]
Tim Miller spoke at the world-renowned spectrum management conference in Brussels, hosted by Forum Europe, on the use of private LTE (and 5G) by industry and how it increases spectrum efficiency and opportunities for mobile operators and users alike. Full details of the conference can be found here. Tim’s presentation can be accessed via the link[…]
Richard Rudd presented at the IET’s 2018 Colloquium on Antennas, Wireless and Electromagnetics conference, in Bristol. The main purpose of the presentation was to give an overview of the structure of, and current work within, ITU-R Study Group 3, concerned with radio wave propagation. The presentation can be accessed below.
Plum’s Ian Corden spoke at the TMT Finance World Congress London event on 29 Nov 2017, chairing a panel with leading investors and telcos to review status and challenges in bringing 5G to market. Key issues considered included capital efficiency, technology performance, development of spectrum policy, effective commercial models, and risk management.
Ian Corden spoke at Total Telecom’s Connected Europe conference in Lisbon on 11-12 October 2017. Ian chaired both a panel session with European operators, discussing the business case and architecture for 5G, and a round table session with investors and others discussing risk and financial approaches on new technologies.
Ian Corden has been appointed to the role of VC, Communications Infrastructure Council at techUK, which involves working with member companies and organisations to promote the advancement of technologies to meet industry, investor, and government objectives. Details can be found here.