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Mon, Jan

Introduction:
Jeff Seal
Managing Partner, Telecom Review, North America

Keynote:
Toni Eid
Founder, Telecom Review and
CEO, Trace Media

CEO Panel: Reshaping Operator's Business Model
• The economic effect of the new digital services
• Facing competition from the digital services revolution
• Reshaping mobile services in the digital revolution
• Vision and strategies for business transformation

Moderator:
Toni Eid
CEO, Trace Media

Panelists:
Osman Sultan
CEO, du

Marwan Hayek
CEO, Alfa

Rashid Abdulla
CEO, Batelco Bahrain

Ahmad Hanandeh
CEO, Zain Jordan

Nagi Abboud
CEO, Atlantique Telecom

Joseph Ged
CEO, ooredoo Algeria

Hussaein Rifai
CEO, MDIC

Jay Srage
President, Qualcomm, MEA and SEA

Hassan Kabbani
CEO, Zain Saudi

Technology Panel: Ensuring Good Mobile Broadband User Experience
• Best techniques and concepts that will provide network operators with the flexibility, capacity and coverage needed to carry voice and data into the future.
• Expanding 3G and 4G coverage.
• The new view of big data.

Moderator:
Toni Eid
CEO, Trace Media

Panelists:
Osman Sultan
CEO, du

Marwan Hayek
CEO, Alfa

Rashid Abdulla
CEO, Batelco Bahrain

Ahmad Hanandeh
CEO, Zain Jordan

Nagi Abboud
CEO, Atlantique Telecom

Joseph Ged
CEO, ooredoo Algeria

Hussaein Rifai
CEO, MDIC

Jay Srage
President, Qualcomm, MEA and SEA

Hassan Kabbani
CEO, Zain Saudi

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Featured

Alfa shows in an interesting advertisement how Lebanon celebrates every holiday and occasion

Dr. Mohamed Madkour, VP Marketing and Head of Global Wireless Branding, Huawei, spoke to Telecom Review TV at the Telecom Review Summit 2017 about how 5G will “enable a whole new generation of mobile internet that not only transports data but also communicates skills and talents, which will unlock new opportunities for economies, industries and societies.”

BG Kumar, President Core Product, Mavenir, reflects on discussions at the Telecom Review Summit 2017, such as challenges facing telecom operators in the region, which are “similar to challenges facing operators in other parts of the world.” Mavenir is a US technology company that offers a portfolio of digital services that enable global communications across a variety of mobile devices and platforms.

Dr. Chaesub Lee, Director of the Telecommunications Standardization Bureau, part of the ITU, caught up with Telecom Review TV at the Telecom Review Summit 2017 to share his perspective on digital and smart governance, and the importance of SMART networking. Lee reflected on his panel discussion at the Summit which focused on the role of governments in digital transformation and emerging technologies such as 5G.

Interviews

At the Telecom Review Summit 2017, Telecom Review TV caught up with Tarig Rahmatalla, CEO of Expresso Telecom Group, an African telecommunications company that provides services in five African markets including Mauritania, Senegal, Guinea, and Ghana. He expressed his gratitude towards Telecom Review for bringing industry leaders together to exchange ideas to benefit the telecom industry.

Imad Kreidieh, Director General of OGERO Telecom, the main operator of the fixed telecommunications network in Lebanon, spoke to Telecom Review TV at the Telecom Review Summit 2017 about his participation at the event where he discussed digital transformation and digital government, with a focus on Lebanon, where transformation “is lagging behind.”

Speaking to Telecom Review TV at the Telecom Review Summit 2017, Toufi Saliba shared his thoughts on cyber-security and crypto-economics. Saliba co-authored fully-decentralized blockchain protocol, co-founded ToDa Foundation and 7 blockchain companies. He is currently CEO of Toda Algorand, the “Hewlett Packard of Blockchains”.

Saudi Arabia-based Integrated Telecom Company (ITC) aims to expand its wholesale services globally in terms of managed IT services, managed security services, and more, according to Georges Jaber, Business Development & Wholesale Division. Telecom Review TV spoke to Jaber at the 2017 Telecom Review Summit in Dubai, who spoke about the company’s strategy going into 2018.

Summit Sessions

Joint Keynote:
Younus Al Nasser
Assistant Director General, Smart Dubai Office
CEO, Dubai Data Establishment

Wesam Lootah
CEO, Smart Dubai Government Establishment

Topic:
Egypt’s Vision for Digital Transformation

Topic:
Role of Telecom operators in the Smart City

Topic:
Digital Transformation: What’s next for Telcos?