2017 Global Summit

Cape Town, South Africa | May 9-11

Agenda

Tuesday, May 9th

9:30 AM – 6:00 PM

Regulator Workshop: Spectrum Sharing and Dynamic Spectrum Access

(By Special Invite Only)

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Evening Welcome Reception and Early Registration

Wednesday, May 10th

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM

Registration and Refreshments

9:00 AM – 9:45 AM

Opening Keynote Addresses

 

Mr. Kalpak Gude, President, Dynamic Spectrum Alliance

Mr. Pakamile Kayalethu Pongwana, Chief Executive Officer, Independent Communications Authority of South Africa

10:30 AM – 10:50 AM

Morning Break

12:15 PM – 1:30 PM

Lunch Break

3:00 PM – 3:20 PM

Satellites and Dynamic Sharing

 

Mr. Chris Murphy, Associate General Counsel, Regulatory Affairs, ViaSat

3:20 PM – 3:40 PM

Afternoon Break

3:40 PM – 5:00 PM

Enabling IoT through Dynamic Access Technologies

 

Ms. Peg Molloy, President, VistaLifeSciences Inc.

Dr. F. Mekuria, Chief Research Scientist, CSIR, South Africa

Mr. Malcolm Brew, Researcher, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow

Mr. Lance Condray, Infrastructure Strategist, Facebook

Moderator: Dr. Michael Calabrese, Director, Wireless Future Project, New American Foundation

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Conference Dinner

Thursday, May 11th

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM

Morning Coffee and Tea

11:00 AM – 11:20 AM

Morning Break

11:20 AM – 12:15 PM

Technology Keynote Addresses

12:15 PM – 1:30 PM

Lunch Break

1:30 PM – 2:00 PM

Presentation from International Telecommunications Union (ITU)

 

Mr. Mario Maniewicz, Deputy-Director, Radiocommunications Bureau, International Telecommunications Union

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Creating Opportunities for Deployment: Policy makers discuss challenges and solutions to establishing regulatory frameworks for enabling investment in infrastructure

 

Mr. Peter Ngige,  Assistant Director, Frequency Planning, Communications Authority of Kenya (CA)

Mr. Pakamile Kayalethu Pongwana, Chief Executive Officer, Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA)

Mr. Henry Kanor, Deputy Director-General, Technical Ops, National Communications Authority (NCA), Ghana

Mr. Richard Chisala, Jnr, CTO of C3 Ltd / Chairman of Ultimate Internetworking Solutions (UltiNetS)

Moderator: Prof. H Sama Nwana, PhD, Emeritus Executive Director, Dynamic Spectrum Alliance

3:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Afternoon Break

4:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Closing Remarks and Adjourn

 

Mr. Pakamile Kayalethu Pongwana, Chief Executive Officer, Independent Communications Authority of South Africa
    
Mr. Kalpak Gude, President, Dynamic Spectrum Alliance

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