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MEF Connects Innovators + AGM + Meffys

February 23

The Mobile Ecosystem is in full steam ahead!

Digital transformation is hitting consumers and enterprises like never before. But what does it mean for mobile; the experience at the ‘centre’ of it all? Innovators are at work to give us a new future now. This is a chance to learn, engage, collaborate or challenge the innovators of MEF.

Join MEF CONNECTS INNOVATORS on February 23rd to:

  • Learn what’s happening out there from key speakers
  • Insights from what the industry is thinking
  • Join the debate in our interactive session
  • Reconnect with people you haven’t spoken to in a while
  • Elect the most significant innovation at the Meffys Award
  • Shape MEF’s Agenda, elect members of the board at the MEF AGM

Get your free ticket now!

Highlights from the day of the panels and discussions includes:

  • Mobile Ecosystem Trends: Pamela Clark-Dickson, Principal Analyst from OMDIA
  • Messaging & Security: post-pandemic greatest efforts needed
  • AI for growth: but are companies prepared for the personal data questions?
  • Is ESim set to become a true game changer for IoT?
  • 5G, just another G or offering substantial opportunities for IoT?
  • Digital Identity: what is coming next?
  • The New Regulation Framework: big changes for Big Tech?
  • Wholesale: a whole new world?
  • The role of Blockchain in telecom

Agenda – GMT time zone

  • 9AM – KEYNOTE from Omdia

  • 10:15AM – AI MEF Framework, AI & 5G and Q&A

  • 11:10AM – eSIM & IoT and 5G for IoT, Q&A

  • 12:00PM – Regulatory Working Group Presentation

  • 12:45PM – Security, Fighting Fraud Innovation

  • 1:45PM – Working Groups Explained: PD&I and Future of Messaging

  • 3:00PM – MEF Wholesale Discussion

  • 3:50PM – Blockchain

  • 4:30PM – MEFFYS Awards

Speakers

Tim Vasko
Founder & CEO
BlockCerts Blockchain

Stuart Neal
Chief Business Officer – Identity
Boku

Brendan Cleary
CEO
Cellusys

Graham Thomas
Global Head of Data Privacy & Ethics
Cognizant, CIPP/E

Keith Bowie
Research Scholar, Digital Financial Services Observatory
Columbia University

Michael Wechsler
A. Research Scholar
Columbia University

Frank Wagner
Vice President Business, Services & Infrastructure – Group Privacy
Deutsche Telekom

Julian Ranger
Exec Chairman & Founder
digi.me

Sylwia Kechiche
Principal Analyst, IoT & Enterprise
GSMA

Isabelle Paradis
Founder & President
HOT TELECOM

Patrick George
Executive Vice President Product and Business Development
iBasis Entrepreneur

Jason Lunn
SVP Commercial
IMImobile

Suzy Menneret
Independent Strategy and Business Development Advisor

Michel Zwijnenberg
Independent Consultant

Andrew Bud
Founder and CEO
iProov

Waheed Adam
Executive Chairperson
iTouch Messaging Services

Steffen Sorrell
Chief Research Officer
Kaleido

Dario Betti
CEO
MEF

Mike Round
Project Director
MEF

Serafino Abate
Regulator Advisor
MEF

Andrew Parkin-White
IoT Advisor
MEF

James Williams
Director of Programmes
MEF

Iain McCallum
PD&I Programme Director
MEF

Daniele Mensi
Blockchain Advisor
MEF

Frédéric Schepens
Chief Executive Officer
MTN GlobalConnect

Antonio Taurisano
Managing Director, International Markets
Namirial Group

Pamela Clark-Dickson
Principal Analyst
Omdia

Rafael Pellon
Partner
Pellon de Lima Advogados, MEF Global Board of Directors

David Hambling
CEO Asia Pacific
Pod Group

Surash Patel
VP & GM Messaging
RealNetworks

Robert Gerstmann
Chief Evangelist & Co-Founder
Sinch

Anurag Aggarwal
Director, Messaging Services
Tata Communications

Ignacio García Comín
Digital Solutions & Mobility Director
Telefónica Global Solutions

Eamonn O’Neill
Professor
University of Bath

Stuart Mitchell
Chief Evangelist
ZARIOT

Details

Date:
February 23
Event Category:
Website:
https://registration.socio.events/e/innovators

Venue

Online
United Kingdom

Organiser

Mobile Ecosystem Forum (MEF)
Phone:
+44 (0)20 8819 0554
Website:
https://mobileecosystemforum.com/