2018 Forum programme

List of Speakers

☐ Name ☐ Organisation ☑ Country Session Title
Fei Geng, Mr. Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. -
Jacek Cukrowski, Mr. United Nations Industrial Development Organization Austria
Elmir Tofig Oglu Velizadeh, H. E. Mr. Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies of the Republic of Azerbaijan Azerbaijan
Lise Fuhr, Ms. European Telecommunications Network Operators' Association (ETNO) Belgium
Luis Neves, Dr. Global Enabling Sustainability Initiative (GeSI) Belgium
Marc Vancoppenolle, Mr. Nokia Belgium
Karim Antonio Lesina, Mr. AT&T Global Networks Services Belgium SPRL - Branch Belgium
Yanying Li, Dr. Global Enabling Sustainability Initiative (GeSI) Belgium
Aarti Holla Maini, Ms. EMEA Satellite Operators Association (ESOA) Belgium
Caroline Louveaux, Ms. Mastercard Belgium
Jacques Bughin, Dr. McKinsey & Company Belgium
Danielle Jacobs, Ms. International Telecommunications Users Group Belgium
Philippe Defraigne, Mr. Cullen International S.A. Belgium
Maarit Palovirta, Ms. European Telecommunications Network Operators' Association Belgium
Maximiliano Martinhão, Mr. Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation and Communications Brazil
Rossen Jeliazkov, H. E. Mr. Ministry of Transport, Information Technology and Communications Bulgaria
Robert Orr, Mr. Cuna del Mar Canada
Zhaoxiong Chen, H. E. Mr. Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) China
Yuhong Huang, Ms. China Mobile Research Institute China
Edward Mingcheng Zhou, Mr. Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. China
Liangzhou Fang, Dr. Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. China
Dong Chen, Mr. Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. China
Jun Li, Mr. Telematics Industry Application Alliance China
Bill Wang, Mr. Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. China
Carlos Lugo Silva, Dr. Comisión de Regulación de Comunicaciones (CRC) Colombia
Jason Harle, Mr. Deloitte Denmark
Hipolito Ondo Envo Bela, Mr. Ministerio de Transportes, Correos y Telecomunicaciones Equatorial Guinea
Oscar Ondo Ngomo Nchama, Mr. Gestor de Infraestructuras de Telecomunicaciones de Guinea Ecuatorial Equatorial Guinea
Ulrik Vestergaard Knudsen, Mr. Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development France
Assia Bahri, Ms. Sigfox France
Serge Abiteboul, Mr. Autorité de Régulation des Communications électroniques et des Postes (ARCEP) France
Verena Weber, Ms. Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development France
Dominique Würges, Mr. Orange France
Jean Manuel Canet, Mr. Orange France
Nathalie Devillier, Professor Grenoble Ecole de Management France
Hakima Chaouchi, Professor Institut Mines-Télécom France
Mohammed Traoré, Mr. Organisation internationale de la Francophonie France
Philippe TUZZOLINO, Mr. Orange France
Molly Lesher, Ms. Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development France
Uwe Baeder, Mr. Rohde & Schwarz GmbH & Co. KG Germany
Andreas Kaiser, Mr. Rohde & Schwarz GmbH & Co. KG Germany
René Arnold, Dr. WIK Germany
Thomas Lammer, Mr. European Central Bank Germany
Karsten Simons, Mr. Cisco Systems GmbH Germany
Ursula G. Owusu Ekuful, H. E. Ms. Ministry of Communications Ghana
James Gabriel Claude, Mr. Global Voice Group Ghana
Konstantinos Masselos, Dr. Hellenic Telecommunications & Post Commission (EETT) Greece
Moustapha Mamy Diaby, H. E. Mr. Ministère des Postes, des Télécommunications et de l’Economie Numérique Guinea
Amanda Nelson, Ms. Vodafone Hungary Hungary
Péter Halácsy, Mr. Prezi Hungary
Daniel Pataki, Mr. GSMA Hungary
Balazs Bertenyi, Mr. 3GPP Hungary
Gergely Szertics, Mr. Artificial Intelligence Coalition of Hungary Hungary
László Kishonti, Mr. AImotive Hungary
László Palkovics, H. E. Mr. Ministry for Innovation and Technology Hungary
Ervin Kajzinger, Mr. National Media and Infocommunications Authority Hungary
Zoltán Hamar, Mr. Automotive Proving Ground Zala Ltd. Hungary
Péter Vári, Dr. National Media and Infocommunications Authority Hungary
Mary Alcantara, Ms. MKB Fintechlab Hungary
Kristóf Bárdos, Mr. GreenFox Academy Hungary
Károly Balázs Solymár, Dr. Ministry for Innovation and Technology Hungary
László Balogh, Mr. Ministry of Finance Hungary
Dávid Vitézy, Mr. The Hungarian Museum of Science, Technology and Transport Hungary
Akos Bona, Mr. The Digital Future Foundation Hungary
Rudiantara, H. E. Mr. Ministry of Communication and Informatics Indonesia
Rosarita Niken Widiastuti, Ms. General Secretariat of Ministry of Communication and Information Technology Indonesia
Naeem Th. Yousir, H. E. Dr. Ministry of Communications Iraq
Isabella De Michelis, Ms. ErnieApp Limited Ireland
Abdur Rahim Biswas, Dr. FBK Create-Net Italy
Osamu Kamimura, Mr. SoftBank Corporation Japan
Toshiya Jitsuzumi, Dr. Chuo University Japan
Haruo Okamura, Dr. Global Plan Incorporated Japan
John Omo, Mr. African Telecommunications Union Kenya
Jeremy Godfrey, Mr. Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications - BEREC Latvia
Carlos Alberto Fortes Mesquita, Mr. Ministério dos Transportes e Comunicações Mozambique
Joost De Kluijver, Mr. Closing the Loop B.V Netherlands
Amina Sambo Magaji, Dr. National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) Nigeria
Umar Garba Danbatta, Professor Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) Nigeria
Joel Alexander Mills, Mr. Augment City AS Norway
Lidia Stępińska Ustasiak, Dr. Office of Electronic Communications Poland
Marcin Cichy, Mr. Office of Electronic Communications Poland
Milica Pejanović Đurišić, Dr. Permanent Mission of Montenegro to the United Nations in New York Republic of Montenegro
Ratka Strugar, Ms. Ministry of Economy Republic of Montenegro
Damjan Manchevski, H. E. Mr. Ministry of Information Society and Administration Republic of North Macedonia
Marta Arsovska Tomovska, Ms. Council for Innovative Entrepreneurship Republic of Serbia
Patrick Nyirishema, Mr. Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) Rwanda
Innocent Bagamba Muhizi, Mr. Rwanda Information Society Authority Rwanda
Abdullah Amer Al Swaha, H. E. Mr. Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) Saudi Arabia
Keng Thai Leong, Mr. InfoComm Media Development Authority Singapore
Abdi Ashur Hassan, H. E. Mr. Ministry of Posts, Telecommunications and Technology Somalia
Elizabeth Migwalla, Ms. Qualcomm, Inc. South Africa
Yaliwe Soko, Ms. United Africa Blockchain Association South Africa
Enrique Medina Malo, Mr. Telefónica S.A. Spain
Christoph Steck, Mr. Telefónica S.A. Spain
Alberto Bernal Garcia, Mr. Indra Spain
Sofía Fernández de Mesa, Ms. ProFuturo Foundation Spain
Esteban Redolfi, Mr. Mobile World Capital Spain
David Fidalgo, Mr. Asociación Española del Vehículo Autónomo Conectado (AEVAC) Spain
Elena Puigrefagut, Ms. European Broadcasting Union Switzerland
Vyacheslav Polonski, Dr. Google Switzerland
Isabelle Mauro, Ms. World Economic Forum LLC Switzerland
Gamze Sofuoglu, Ms. Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri A.S. Turkey
Hamad Al Mansoori, H. E. Mr. Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) United Arab Emirates
Bocar A. Ba, Mr. SAMENA Telecommunications Council FZ LLC United Arab Emirates
Saleem Alblooshi, Mr. Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company PJSC United Arab Emirates
Robert Middlehurst, Mr. Emirates Telecommunication Corporation - Etisalat United Arab Emirates
Damon Embling, Mr. Euronews United Kingdom
Adrian Lovett, Mr. World Wide Web Foundation United Kingdom
Helena Leurent, Ms. Consumers International United Kingdom
Tomas Lamanauskas, Mr. Envision Associates Ltd. United Kingdom
Dalibor Vavruska, Mr. Citibank UK United Kingdom
Gisa Fuatai Purcell, Ms. Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation United Kingdom
Eleanor Sarpong, Ms. World Wide Web Foundation United Kingdom
Luciana Camargos, Ms. GSMA United Kingdom
Coral Manton, Ms. Women Reclaiming AI United Kingdom
Tim Unwin, Professor Royal Holloway, University of London United Kingdom
Christopher Haley, Dr. Nesta United Kingdom
Jade Nester, Ms. GSMA United Kingdom
David Banes, Mr. David Banes Access and Inclusion Service United Kingdom
Nadia Abouayoub, Ms. British Computer Society United Kingdom
Bryn Balcombe, Mr. ADA Innovation Lab Limited United Kingdom
Kirsty Lloyd Jukes, Ms. Latent Logic United Kingdom
Kalvin Bahia, Mr. GSMA United Kingdom
Gabriel Solomon, Mr. Ericsson United Kingdom
Peng Zhao, Mr. GSMA United Kingdom
Brett Tarnutzer, Mr. GSMA United Kingdom
Scott McKenzie, Mr. Coleago Consulting Ltd. United Kingdom
Houlin Zhao, Mr. ITU United Nations
Doreen Bogdan Martin, Ms. ITU United Nations
Francis Gurry, Mr. World Intellectual Property Organization United Nations
Malcolm Johnson, Mr. ITU United Nations
MARIO MANIEWICZ, Mr. ITU United Nations
JOAQUIN RESTREPO MEJIA, Mr. ITU United Nations
Diana TOMIMURA, Ms. ITU United Nations
BILEL JAMOUSSI, Dr. ITU United Nations
Joanne WILSON, Ms. ITU United Nations
Kemal HUSEINOVIC, Dr. ITU United Nations
Susan Teltscher, Dr. ITU United Nations
Sofie MADDENS, Ms. ITU United Nations
Yushi TORIGOE, Mr. ITU United Nations
Chae Sub LEE, Dr. ITU United Nations
REINHARD SCHOLL, Mr. ITU United Nations
MIKO NXELE, Mr. ITU United Nations
Frederic Werner, Mr. ITU United Nations
Jaroslaw PONDER, Mr. ITU United Nations
Mohamed BA, Mr. ITU United Nations
Julie Kearney, Ms. Loon LLC USA
Jeannice Fairrer Samani, Dr. Fairrer Samani Group, LLC USA
Vernita D. Harris, Ms. National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) USA
Jennifer Manner, Ms. EchoStar Operating LLC USA
Victor D. Sparrow, Mr. National Aeronautics and Space Administration - NASA USA
Bret Jordan, Mr. Symantec Corporation USA
Ron Sege, Mr. Benhamou Global Ventures USA
Glendowlyn Thames, Ms. CTNext USA
Seth Bravin, Mr. Sprint Corporation USA
Joel Snyder, Dr. Audio Description Associates, LLC USA
Ruth Pritchard Kelly, Ms. OneWeb USA
David Wen, Dr. Digital Fiat Currency Institute (DFC) USA
Isabelle Corbett, Ms. R3 USA
Stephen Ibaraki, Mr. REDDS Venture Capital USA
Alex Roy, Mr. Argo AI USA
Je Myung Ryu, Mr. World Bank USA
Andy Purdy, Mr. Huawei Technologies USA USA
Nguyen Manh Hung, H. E. Mr. Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) Viet Nam