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FALL TECHNICAL FORUM Converged Networks and Mobility

Convergence Starts HERE

We’re envisioning a seamless, integrated network of the future that will accelerate the deployment of applications and services to deliver rich consumer experiences.

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Converged Networks and Mobility Track Sessions

 

Close to the Edge: How Latency-Sensitive Apps are Defining the Network

Tuesday, October 12, 2021
1:00pm – 2:00pm EDT

Moderator:
Randy Levensalor, Principal Architect, CableLabs®
Speakers:
Achari Kakinada, Experienced Architect & Technologist, Charter Communications
Andrii Vladyka, Technical Product Manager, Cable Access, Harmonic

 

Is Fiber the Key to Transport Convergence?

Tuesday, October 12, 2021
3:00pm – 4:15pm EDT

Moderator:
Matt Schmitt, Principal Architect, CableLabs®
Speakers:
Harj Ghuman, Principal Strategic Access Architect, Cox Communications
Michael Wang, Principal Engineer, Network Architect III, Shaw Communications
Colin Howlett, CTO, Vecima

 

Solving for 5G over DOCSIS®

Wednesday, October 13, 2021
9:30am – 10:30am EDT

Moderator:
Dave Morley, Director, 5G & Regulatory, Freedom Mobile
Speakers:
Ed Dylag, Market Development Manager, Intel Americas
John Chapman, CTO Broadband Technologies, Cisco

 

Come Together, Right Now: Wi-Fi/Cellular Coexistence from the Customer’s Point of View

Wednesday, October 13, 2021
1:00pm – 2:00pm EDT

Moderator:
PJ Jayawardene, Senior Director – Head of 5G R&D and Fixed Wireless Access, Charter Communications
Speaker:
Mike Darling, Engineer, Shaw Communications

 

Adventures in Wireline + Wireless Convergence: HFC, Meet Your New Bestie, 5G!

Wednesday, October 13, 2021
1:00pm – 2:15pm EDT

Moderator:
Manish Jindal, Group Vice President, Wireless, Charter Communications
Speakers:
Omkar Dharmadhikari, Lead Wireless Architect, CableLabs®
Pablo Stalteri, Master Solution Architect, HPE Canada
Ravi Guntupalli, Director of Technology, Engineering, Cisco

 

Who’s Best Situated to Haul 5G Wireless Traffic? (Hint: The Wired….)

Wednesday, October 13, 2021
3:00pm – 4:00pm EDT

Moderator:
Drew Davis, Executive Director, Cox Communications
Speakers:
John Ulm, Engineering Fellow, CommScope
Toby Peck, Director of Project Management, EnerSys

Network Slicing: Coming Soon to an Access Network Near You!

Thursday, October 14, 2021
9:30am – 10:30am EDT

Moderator:
Steve Taylor, Director, Advanced Commercial Engineering, Charter Communications
Speakers:
Sanjay Wadhwa, PLM Head, Mobile Packet Core & Broadband Edge, IP Division, Nokia
Fernando Villarruel, Chief Architect, MSO Practice, Ciena

 

The Wireless Future: Adventures in Fixed Wireless Access and the Terahertz Band

Thursday, October 14, 2021
9:30am – 10:30am EDT

Moderator:
Hilary Mine, VP Strategy & Technology, Nokia CX
Speaker:
Lakhbir Singh, Wireless Network Development and Integration, Charter Communications

*Schedule subject to change. Check Converged Networks and Mobility workshop schedule here (link to schedule)

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