February 25, MWC 1 day

7:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. Registration

7:15 p.m. – 8:45 p.m. Discussion session. Investments in technologies of the future

Topics for discussion
  • Telecom company as an enabler digital economy, digitalization as the engine of the telecom market.
  • Overview of adoption practices for innovative products by global markets.
  • Effective models for change. Strategies of the largest Russian and international operators and potential market players. Business diversification in the short and long term, M&A strategy.
  • New technology implementation in the Russian market. Successful affiliate programs and cross-industrial cooperation in practice.
  • A step beyond the telecom business: how do companies integrate the existing digital services and expertise in the field of big data with new assets and digital products.
  • Promising business cases for 5G: global experience, Russian reality, conservative and optimistic forecasts.
8:45 p.m. Business dinner to close the first day of MWC 2019. Networking

February 26, MWC 2 day

5:45 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Registration

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Discussion session. Smart city: international practice

Topics for discussion
  • Smart city worldwide development. How did technology manage to change view of urban space?
  • How to attract the high-tech business and investments for resolving local problems in the urban economy?
  • Modern formats of mutually beneficial cooperation of the state and business.
  • Are the models approved in megacities applicable for small and medium-size cities?
7:30 p.m. Business dinner to close the second day of MWC 2019. Networking