AGENDA

Who, what, when?

Venue: Radisson Blu Latvija Conference & Spa Hotel (Elizabetes street 55, Riga)

See what’s happening at what times in the agenda below.
Full agenda also available as a PDF download

8:00
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9:00

Registration

9:00
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9:10

Opening Show & Setting the scene of Day 1

9:10
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9:20

Welcome Address

Krišjānis Kariņš, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Latvia
9:20
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9:45

1. Keynote 5G

HYPE OR HOPE FOR GLOBAL DIGITAL FUTURE
9:45
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11:00

2. Panel presentation of Plenary Session 1

HOW EUROPE CAN UPGRADE ITS LEADERSHIP SOURCE CODE
11:00
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11:30

Coffee Break

11:30
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12:30

3. Panel presentation of Plenary Session 2

GLOBAL TRIPLET OF IoT, AI and 5G WAS BORN
12:30
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13:30

4. Panel presentation of Plenary Session 3

ECOSYSTEMS AND PARTNERSHIPS ARE KEY TO SUCCESSFUL 5G COMMERCIALISATION
13:30
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14:30

Lunch

14:30
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16:15

Smart City

14:30 Setting the scene

14:35 Keynote: From pilot projects to innovative public procurements for future digitalisation

14:55 Panel discussion The role of cities in the development of 5G networks

15:55 Fireside chat Analogue society in the digital age

14:30
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16:15

Smart Mobility

14:30 Setting the scene

14:35 Keynote: Are connected cars able to save billions of lives?

14:55 Panel discussion: How smart, connected, shared and autonomous vehicles can bring social and economic benefits

15:55 Fireside chat: 5G vs G5 - short-sighted sustainability or too risky progress

14:30
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16:15

Industry 4.0

14:30 Setting the scene

14:35 Keynote: Digital transformation as a key driver for the industry

14:55 Panel discussion: What are critical enablers for sustainable Industry 4.0?

15:55 Fireside chat: Does Industry 4.0 really need 5G?

16:15
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16:45

Coffee Break

16:45
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18:00

Smart City - continuation

16:45 Keynote/Panel discussion: The role of  stakeholders in building a sustainable business environment for triplet 5G, AI, and IoT

17:00 5G use cases

16:45
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18:00

Smart Mobility - continuation

16:45 Keynote/Panel discussion: The opportunities of smart mobility to change business models of multi-modal transport corridors

17:10 5G use cases

16:45
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18:00

Industry 4.0. - continuation

16:45 Keynote/Panel discussion: Factory of the future

17:10 5G use cases

18:00
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19:00

Break

19:00
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21:00

SOCIAL EVENT & AWARDS CEREMONY

Join our evening event, where promising results of the first policymakers' hackathon will be presented and awarded
9:00
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11:00

Smart Media & Entertainment

9:00 Setting the Scene

9:05 Keynote: 5G will bring fans and their idols closer

9:20 Panel discussion: 5G will enable real-time globalization, localization and personalization in media

10:10 Panel discussion: Changing the way the world sees sports or gaming

9:00
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11:00

Smart Mobility - continuation

9:00 Setting the scene

9:05 Keynote: Is society ready for a new era of mobility?

9:20 Panel discussion: How to enable clouds of drones supervised by AI?

10:10 Panel discussion: Legal frameworks harmonisation in Baltic Sea region to enable C-ITS and connected cars

9:00
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11:00

Industry 4.0 - continuation

9:00 Setting the scene

9:05 Keynote: Industry 4.0 business model for an ageing society

9:20 Panel discussion: Right mix of connectivity for Industry 4.0

10:10 Panel discussion: Will triplet IoT, AI and 5G increase efficiency or is it going to be just a new toy?

11:00
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11:30

Coffee Break

11:30
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12:10

Panel presentation of Plenary Session 5

Share or die - new trend of mobile network development

Infrastructure, network and spectrum sharing

Best-practice spectrum and related infrastructure management, incl. reduction of spectrum scarcity

12:10
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12:50

Panel presentation of Plenary Session 6

Can Europe save the 5G newborn by introducing an innovative approach in legal framework development?
12:50
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13:30

Panel presentation of Plenary Session 7

Baltic Sea Region - from standalone 5G testbed to powerful region of innovations
13:30
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13:40

Forum wrap-up