4G World Speaker Roster to Reveal How to Profit from Mobile Broadband Innovation Print


At the 4G World 2012 Conference and Expo being held October 29 to November 1, 2012 at McCormick Place in Chicago, mobile operators will gain invaluable insight into current and future trends as well as advanced technologies that are driving the mobile broadband industry forward. Keynote speakers at this year’s 4G World will address key event themes, including 4G Network Evolution, Monetization, and Spectrum. For more information and to register, visit www.4Gworld.com.

Keynote speakers will cover a broad range of topics relevant to the mobile broadband community. Highlights include:

  • A visionary keynote address from Dr. Hossein Eslambolchi, Chairman and CEO of 2020 Venture Partners
  • Operator keynote addresses from Krish Prabhu, CTO of AT&T; Erik Prusch, President & CEO of Clearwire; Neville Ray, CTO of T-Mobile USA; and Stephen Bye, CTO of Sprint
  • Industry keynotes from Wim Sweldens, President of the Wireless Division at Alcatel-Lucent; Kelly Ahuja, Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Mobile Internet Technology Group at Cisco; Rose Schooler, General Manager of the Communications Infrastructure Division of Intel; and Bill Davidson, SVP at Qualcomm

Keynote presentations taking place during Summits held on the first day of 4G World will focus on three critical considerations for the mobile broadband industry:

  • Small Cell Summit – At this session, Simon Saunders, Chairman of the Small Cell Forum will deliver a keynote address on the role advances in small cell design and HetNet architect will play in addressing spectrum issues and bringing base stations closer to users.
  • Mobile Cloud Summit – During his keynote presentation, Michael Lock, Vice President, Americas for Google will share his thoughts on mobile opportunities in cloud services and how to fast track the deployment of mobile cloud platforms.
  • Spectrum Summit – Chris Pearson, President of 4G Americas, will explore the fragmented and constrained 4G spectrum and strategies for alleviating the worldwide “spectrum crunch”.