Events

DC5G 2019

Arlington, VA

The DC5G 2019 program has been carefully curated by our Advisory Board to provide you with key takeaways and answers to important questions that will help you build your 5G Action Plan. We've already begun confirming speakers, and will keep you updated as they come in. Below you'll find a preview of the sessions planned - click here to see the full list!

Constructing the Business Case: How Will We Use 5G?
Key takeaways:
  • What are the types of environments, organizations, and people who represent ideal 5G first adopters?
  • How does 5G create new economic growth, and what are the short and long-term benefits?
  • Set realistic goals for your 5G Action Plan.
5G Case Studies: Public Health & Safety

Key takeaways:

  • What are the health-promoting and life-saving 5G technologies?
  • How are DHS and law enforcement utilizing these technologies?
  • Are there privacy issues related to these applications?
Who's Paying for 5G Infrastructure? Alternative Funding Mechanisms

Key takeaways:

  • Learn the right funding model for your city or organization.
  • What are the options for government and grant funding, as well as public/private partnerships?
  • Walk away with a better understanding of the total costs of the network, and who is expected to pay.
Are Smart Buildings Smart Investments?

Key takeaways:

  • Do smart, automated systems save on energy and cut down on waste?
  • How do smart building environments cultivate new revenue generating businesses?
  • Learn how smart buildings increase productivity and create happier, healthier workforces.
Experts Panel: Lessons from 5G Launch Sites!

Key takeaways:

  • Get insight from speakers who have managed 5G networks in "testbed cities."
  • Hear from early adopters who operate 5G test networks for their businesses.
  • Learn from systems integrators who have produced case studies based on "Smart Building" networks.
Managing & Protecting 5G Network Devices (from Cellphones to Subways)

Key takeaways:

  • Learn about the sheer number and range of “devices” that could be operating on a single 5G network.
  • How will those devices will be prioritized, in terms of bandwidth/resource requirements?
  • And how should those devices should be protected, as well as protect those networks from hostile or vulnerable devices?
5G Case Studies: Traffic, Mass Transit, and Fleet Management

Key takeaways:

  • How can 5G networks manage traffic networks and alleviate congestion for Smart Cities?
  • Learn how new capabilities can create efficiencies for businesses with operational fleets.
  • How do 5G optimized transit networks attract new and young talent to local industries?
Finding Your First Partner: Who is Building & Supplying Your Network?

Key takeaways:

  • How should you approach and engage with potential 5G infrastructure and service providers (Who do you call first?)
  • Learn about your options for implementation – there’s no “one size fits all!”
  • Set realistic timelines and to manage expectations.

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