On 25th-27th October 2018, India is going to play host to South Asia’s largest ICT and TMT event: the India Mobile Congress 2018 will be held at Aerocity, New Delhi, and with just a few days to go, the city has is already alive with anticipation. As the premier technology and telecommunications event of the region, IMC 2018 is going to welcome delegations from 15 ASEAN and BIMSTEC nations, national leaders, global industrial and tech visionaries, expert speakers, regulatory authorities, brands and businesses, sponsors and exhibitors, entrepreneurs and investors, media persons and visitors. The India Mobile Congress team is collaborating with some of the biggest names in the digital technology industries and Swedish telecom and networking giant Ericsson is one of the top partners for the event, in fact, IMC 2018 is powered by Ericsson.
Ericsson is a leading force in the global networking and mobile broadband Internet sectors. Ericsson is a provider of infrastructure, services and software pertaining to Information and Communications Technology (ICT), fixed and mobile broadband, business and operations support, cable television, Internet Protocol networking equipment, and more.
2012 statistics show that Ericsson controlled 35% of the market share of mobile network infrastructure in the 2G, 3G and 4G niche. Today, Ericsson is a major influence in the international push for <5>5G. The brand has regularly emphasized the need for 5G technology, citing the recent advancements in and enthusiasm for technologies such as 4K/8K video streaming, Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality. Ericsson has taken its R&D into 5G from the lab to field-testing in preparation for 5G network services becoming a mainstream reality in the coming years. The company is also heavily invested in the global phenomenon that is the Internet of Things, with a special emphasis on the most pressing IoT risks and solutions. Ericsson is also kicking it up a notch with the Internet of Skills and the next generation of digital communication which will enable people to share, teach and learn skills through digital networks.
The India Mobile Congress 2018 is going to be India’s premier Technology, Media, and Telecom (TMT) and a platform for everyone to get together and discuss, understand and explore all that the digital realm has to offer. The three-day event will include several conferences on everything digital, from IT and cloud services to robotics and smart homes. As an IMC 2018 brand partner, Ericsson will be a key participant in these conferences.
Sessions powered by Ericsson
On Day 1-25th October 2018- Mr. David Hammarwall, Head of Product Line 5G RAN, Product Area Networks for Ericsson, will participate in a conference on ‘Enabling Futuristic Networks – Reducing Complexity To Redefine Connectivity’. Later in the day, Mr. David Hagerbro, Head of Strategy & Technology of Market Area South East Asia, Oceania and India for Ericsson, will feature on the IMC 2018 panel for the theme ‘Enabling the IoT ecosystem – Shaping an Automated Society’. Also on Day 1, representatives from Ericsson will be a part of the next conference, titled ‘Intelligent Transport – Evolving Network Models’.
On Day 2 -26th October 2018- Mr. Nunzio Mirtillo, Senior Vice President and Head of Market Area of South East Asia, Oceania & India for Ericsson shall join other experts in the Global CEO Conclave for the session on ‘Networks of Tomorrow’. Also on the same day, Mr. Neeraj Vyas, Head of Digital Business Solutions, Market Area South East Asia, Oceania and India for Ericsson, will be a member of the group discussing Big Data, data analytics and business at the session on ‘The Emerging World of Analytics: Creating Business Solutions’. In Hall C, Ms. Helena Norrman, Senior VP and Head of Marketing & Communications for Ericsson, is going to take part in the dialogue on ‘Value Creation Through Digital Marketing’. Later in the day, Mr. David Hagerbro will be joining us again for the conference session ‘Industry 4.0: Building Factories of the Future’.
On Day 3 -27th October 2018- Mr. Nitin Bansal, Head of Networks of Market Area South East Asia, Oceania and India for Ericsson, will be speaking on OEM Perspectives as part of the Special Plenary Session on 5G. Later on the same day, Mr. Bradley Mead, Head of Network Managed Service for Ericsson, will participate in the conference about ‘Metrics For Futuristic Networks’.
|Date||Time||Venue @ IMC||Session||Panelist|
|14:30-15:30||Hall A||Enabling Futuristic Networks – Reducing Complexity To Redefine Connectivity||Mr. David Hammarwall, Head – Product Line 5G RAN , Product Area Networks , Ericsson|
|15:30-16:30||Hall B||Enabling The IoT Ecosystem – Shaping An Automated Society||Mr. David Hagerbro, Head of Strategy & Technology of Market Area South East Asia, Oceania and India, Ericsson|
|16:30-17:30||Hall B||Intelligent Transport – Evolving Network Model|
|10:00-11:00||Main Hall||Networks of Tomorrow, Global CEO Conclave||Mr. Nunzio Mirtillo, Sr. VP & Head of Market Area of South East Asia, Oceania & India, Ericsson|
|14:30 – 15:30||Hall A||The Emerging World of Analytics: Creating Business Solutions||Mr. Neeraj Vyas, Head of Digital Business Solutions, Market Area South East Asia , Oceania and India, Ericsson|
|14:30 – 15:30||Hall C||Value Creation Through Digital Marketing||Ms. Helena Norrman, Senior VP and Head of Marketing & Communications, Ericsson|
|15:30-16:30||Hall B||Industry 4.0: Building Factories of the Future||Mr. David Hagerbro, Head of Strategy & Technology of Market Area South East Asia, Oceania and India, Ericsson|
|11:55 – 12:55
|Main Hall||OEM Perspective, Special Plenary Session on 5G||Mr. Nitin Bansal, Head of Networks of Market Area South East Asia, Oceania and India, Ericsson|
|14:30 – 15:30||Hall C||Metrics For Futuristic Networks||Mr. Bradley Mead, Head of Network Managed Services, Ericsson|
Ericsson will also be exhibiting at IMC 2018 with displays for their latest products, technologies and services. Come get a sense how 5G will shape the future with the best use-cases powered by Ericsson. If you’re interested in Technology, Media, and Telecom (TMT), future technologies such as Artificial Intelligence and robotics or just want expert advice on your next smartphone upgrade, the India Mobile Congress 2018 is a must visit. Log onto www.indiamobilecongress.com and register today.