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October 21 - 22, 2008
Russia
Russia
As a market, Russia seems ideally suited to WiMAX, with its expansive geography and underserved population. Indeed, while mobile penetration now
exceeds 100%, only 4% of the country has access to broadband.WiMAX looks ideally placed to capitalise upon this opportunity. However, the Russian
market is not without its challenges… Following extensive primary research with the industry and consultation with the WiMAX Forum Regional Director,
themes covered in depth include
• Who owns what spectrum in Russia and the CIS? What frequencies are available for • Business vs. Residential customers: Service requirements and revenue opportunities for
WiMAX and where WiMAX operators
• Mobile WiMAX equipment certification timelines and price points
• WiMAX coverage where? Assessing the commercial merits of establishing a national
mobile broadband network in Russia
• Synterra’s MVNO partner program for WiMAX: Overambitious or an opportunity to
achieve competitive advantage?
• WiMAX vs 3G:A fair fight? To what extent does WiMAX threaten the prospects of UMTS
license holders?
Confirmed Speakers to date include:
Maxim Shekhovtsov, Director of Venture Capital & Private Equity Funds, ALIANZROSNO
AssetManagement, Russia
Vitaly Slizen, General Director, Synterra, Russia
Alexander Gorbunov, Vice president for strategy and development,
Dmitri Gurkin, CEO Adviser New technologies, Synterra, Russia Comstar, Russia
David Lee, CEO, Magticom, Georgia Valery Tikhvinskiy, Executive Director, PrestigeGroup, Russia
Fred Ledbetter, Chief Marketing Officer, GoldenTelecom, Russia Bob Fonow, Vice President, Trivon/VirginConnect, Russia
Generating Sustained Revenues by Empowering Emerging Markets with Wireless Broadband
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November 11 - 12, 2008
India
India
India’s economic boom is creating huge demand for broadband technology from urban homes and businesses. Meanwhile, rural communities too are now being given
opportunities to prosper, supported by Government investment into addressing the digital divide.This demand for connectivity cannot be met cost effective with wireline
technologies, therefore generating a huge opportunity for WiMAX to succeed. However, operators in this market face many challenges, notably those pertaining to
spectrum availability and competition with the future 3G licence holders.. Following extensive primary research with the industry and consultation with the WiMAX Forum
Regional Director, themes covered in depth include:
• Engineering Innovation: How Many MHz Do You Need To Enact a Successful WiMAX Strategy? WiMAX India & SE Asia (11-12 November, Delhi, India) will feature 30+ speakers
• What Are The Dangers Of India Becoming Isolated From The Rest Of The World With WiMAX At 3.3GHz? from across the entire ecosystem. The agenda already includes a number of
• How Is Regulation Achieving Social And Economic Goals Relating To The Nascent Broadband Market In India?
high level keynote visionaries, with Mallikarjun Rao, Associate VP Technology &
• Integrating WiMAX with Existing Network Assets to Deliver a Competitive Pan-Indian Offering
Network Planning, Maxis India, Pradeek Kumar Yadav, Vice President IT, Vodafone
• WiMAX: A Technology Ahead Of Its Time In A Market Where 3G Is Still Not Launched? Is The Indian
Essar, Naresh Ajwani, President Consumer Infrastructure and operations, Sify Corp,
Market Really Ready For Deployment?
Bhalchandra Joshi, Vice President & Head Strategic Business Development, Reliance
• Competing On Price At Higher Speeds: How Can Operators Monetise The Capabilities Of Advanced
and Prateek Pashine, VP Marketing & Technology, Tata Communications among
Technologies In Such A Price Sensitive Market?
those already confirmed
Confirmed Speakers to date include:
Satyen Gupta, Chief Regulatory Advisor SAARC Region, BTGlobalServices India
Sandeep Keshkar,DGM(NSS),MTNL, India
Mallikarjun Rao, Associate VP Technology & Network Planning, Maxis, India
Pradeek Kumar Yadav, Vice President IT, VodafoneEssar, India
Prateek Pashine, VP Marketing & Technology, TataCommunications India
Anshul Gupta, General Manager and Head of Strategy, RailTel, India
Sanjay Nadkarni, Regional Head of Business Solutions, BhartiAirtel, India
Sridhar T. Pai, CEO, TonseTelecom, India
Bharat Anand, President Regulatory Affairs, Reliance, India
Vivek Dua, DGM IT & Regulatory Affairs,
Bhalchandra Joshi, Vice President & Head Strategic Business Development, Reliance, India
MinistryofCommunications/BSNL, India
Naeem Zamindar, Vice President Strategy & Head of Broadband Division, Mobilink, Pakistan
Jerome Louis, Director of Engineering, ICTAuthority, Mauritius
Naresh Ajwani, President Consumer Infrastructure and operations, SifyCorp, India
Space on both agenda is limited. Do you have valuable deployment experience to share? If you represent an incumbent, mobile or Greenfield WiMAX operator,
application developer, content owner, regulator or laptop manufacturer, and would like to play a key role in defining the direction of the industry’s most influential
events, please submit your proposal to Helen.Ponsford@informa.com
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