Destination 5G

It’s not just an idea anymore – 5G has arrived. As this next-gen wireless technology sits poised to reshape entire industries, none are more apt for disruption than media, entertainment, and traditional content delivery models. What does this massive shift mean for your business? And when you factor in costs, infrastructure needs, frequency and spectrum issues, security, and adoption concerns, what's actually feasible and when? Get ahead of the curve at NAB Show.

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Get ahead of the curve with these 5G conversations:

  • Edge Computing and Cloud Computing
  • Mobile AR/VR and Immersive Content
  • Technology Predictions and Media Industry Applications
  • Infrastructure
  • Content Transfer
  • Satellite

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Session Highlights

Understanding & Planning for 5G, ATSC 3.0 & the Hyper Convergence: End of an Era or Dawn of the Digital Media Super Competitor?

Monday, April 8 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | SU13306

Video streaming is projected to comprise +70% of traffic to be carried over future Internet, 5G, IoT & Smartcities networks. In anticipation, we are nearing a transition to a next generation of Hyper Converged infrastructure that has the potential to reinvent, extend and reinvigorate...

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Mon 8

Opening Remarks Presented by MediaKind.

Tuesday, April 9 | 10:15 am - 10:30 am | SU13306

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Tue 9

Satellite - The Future of 5G

Tuesday, April 9 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am | SU13306

The terrestrial mobile industry is working hard to complete the 5G specification and begin deployment of a network promising blazing speeds. That network will also depend on much greater density of cell sites to support high-bandwidth, low-latency service.

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Tue 9

Presented by Verizon.

Tuesday, April 9 | 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm | SU13306

Presented by Verizon.

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Tue 9

Making Meaning Out of 5G

Wednesday, April 10 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am | SU13306

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Wed 10

ATSC 3.0 and 5G as Complementary, Not Competitive, Technologies

Wednesday, April 10 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm | SU13306

Much of the current conversation surrounding 5G has centered around its impact on the wireless industry and how carriers are preparing their networks for the next generation of wireless technology. Far fewer discussions have taken place on the impact 5G will have on broadcast technology and the...

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Wed 10

Beyond Frenemies: New Relationships in a 5G World

Thursday, April 11 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am | SU13306

With 5G, carriers face the prospect of offering more speed and capabilities at the same or lower prices and will require they take an expanded role in shaping the broader ecosystems that emerge. Solution providers from cloud to data analytics and customer management are similarly scrambling for...

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Thu 11

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