Program details of the European Commission Pavilion at Mobile World Congress 2016

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Agenda

  • Monday 22/02/2016

    • 09:30 - 10:00  Opening of Pavilion: @EC Pavilion

      Participation of Vice-President Ansip, Commissioner Oettinger, Director-General DG-CONNECT Roberto Viola and Members of the European Parliament
    • 11:00 - 13:30 Connected Cars roundtable: @Ministerial Programme Meeting Room 5

      Participation of Commissioner Oettinger and Director-General DG-CONNECT Roberto Viola
    • 11:00 - 11:30 Special Session on 5G: @EC Pavilion

      Title: The European 5GPPP/initiative 
      Speaker: Dr. Werner Mohr, Chair of the Board of the 5G Infrastructure Association (& Euro-5G Project)
    • 11:30 - 13:00  New Regulatory Paradigms Session: @Ministerial Programme Auditorium B Hall 4

      Title: The framework review - Regulatory modernisation in Europe conference Keynote speech: Roberto Viola, Director-General, DG Connect
    • 12:00 - 12:30 Special session on AIOTI & SMEs: @EC Pavilion

      Speaker: Raph Crouan, Managing Director Startupbootcamp and AIOTI chair of the SMEs
    • 13:15 - 13:20 'COSMOVISION' Performance: @EC Pavilion

    • 14:00- 14:30  5GPPP Press conference on the role of "5G for vertical industries": @Media Village (Press room 1 - zone CC4)

      Participation of Commissioner Oettinger
    • 14:30 - 15:00 Special session on Digital Single Market: @EC Pavilion

      Speaker: Anna KRZYZANOWSKA, Head of Broadband Unit, DG Connect
    • 16:00 - 16:05 'COSMOVISION' Performance: @EC Pavilion

    • 16:15 - 17:15 Mobile World Summit's session on "Mobile at the Foundation for Digital Identity": @Ministerial Programme Auditorium A

      Keynote speech and panel discussion - Vice-President Ansip
    • 17:00 - 17:30 Special session on EASME: @EC Pavilion

      Speaker: Vanessa RICCI, Public Relations Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME)
    • 17:20- 18:05 Commissioner Oettinger visits the Graphene demos: @Hall 8, OL30

  • Tuesday 23/02/2016

    • 08:30 - 10:00 WEF Round table "Mastering policy in the digital economy (follow-up to Davos)

      Participation of Roberto Viola, Director-General DG-CONNECT
    • 09:30 - 10:00 Special session on 5G: @EC Pavilion

      Title: The European 5G PPP/Initiative
      Speaker: Frédéric Pujol, Head of the Wireless Business Unit, IDATE (Euro-5G project)
    • 09:30 - 10:40  Looking for Europe's next innovation leader: @4YFN-Horizon 2020's SME Instrument

      Speaker: Bernd Reichert (EASME) + 2 SME Instrument Champions (Digital Keys and Mind the Byte)
    • 11:00 - 11:30 Special Session on 5G socio-economic study: @EC Pavilion

      Title: Where will 5G deliver significant socio-economic value?
      Speaker: Dr. Paul Foley
    • 11:00 - 12:00  5G - Creating Value for Industry Verticals: @Hall 4, Auditorium 2

      Keynote speech from Commissioner Oettinger and participation of Roberto Viola, Director-General DG-CONNECT
    • 12:15 - 13:00 Visit of Vice-President Ansip: @EC Pavilion

    • 13:00- 13:10 Ceremony of signature of 5G EU-Brazil declaration: @Media Village Press conference room 4

      Participation of Commissioner Oettinger and Roberto Viola, Director-General DG-CONNECT
    • 13:00 - 13:30 Special session on Digital Single Market: @EC Pavilion

      Speaker: Anna Krzyzanowska, Head of Broadband Unit, DG CONNECT
    • 13:30 - 15:00 EU Telecoms CEOs Round table: @DG Suite, Hall 3

      Participation of Vice-President Ansip, Commissioner Oettinger and Director-General DG-CONNECT Roberto Viola
       
    • 14:00 - 15:30 Personal Data Session "Opportunities and challenges presented by the growing adoption of mobile identity solutions"
       

      Speech from Paul Timmers Director, Directorate H, DG-CONNECT
       
    • 14:30- 15:00 Special session on IoT: @EC Pavilion

      Title: How IoT companies and projects can benefit from the European Platforms Initiative (IoT-EPI)
      Speaker: Laura Kohler, CEO European Innovation Hub
    • 15:00 - 15:45 FIware Foundation launch: @EC Pavilion

      Participation of Commissioner Oettinger and Roberto Viola, Director-General DG-CONNECT
    • 16:00 - 16:05 'COSMOVISION' performance: @EC Pavilion

    • 16:30- 17:00
      Special session on Connected Cars: @EC Pavilion:

      Speaker: Colette Maloney, Head of Smart Cities and Sustainability Unit, DG CONNECT
    • 18:00 - 18:30 Special session on VirtuWind: @EC Pavilion

      Title: VirtuWind - Multi-tenant and Programmable Networks for Energy
      Speaker: Vivek Kulkarni, VirtuWind Project coordinator, Siemens AG and Anton Masiuk, Research Scientist, NEC Europe Ltd
  • Wednesday 24/02/2016 - All events @ EC Pavilion

    • 09:30 - 10:00 Special session on Digital Single Market

      Speaker: Anna Krzyzanowska, Head of Broadband Unit, DG CONNECT
    • 10:15 - 10:45 Special Session on EASME

      Title: "SME Instrument" Champions
      Speaker: Liesa Siedentopp, Project Advisor, Executive Agency for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises
    • 11:00 - 11:30  Special session on project 5G NORMA

      Title: Multi-service and Multi-tenancy E2E Architecture for 5G era
      Speaker: Raph Crouan, Managing Director Startupbootcamp and AIOTI chair of the SMEs
       
    • 12:00 - 12:30  Special session on project METIS-II

      Title: METIS-II Mobile and wireless communication Enablers for Twenty-twenty Information Society
      Speaker: Dr. Patrick Marsch, METIS-II Technical Manager
    • 13:00 - 13:05 'COSMOVISION' Performance

    • 14:00 - 14:30 Special session on project SIMPLI-CITY

      Title: SIMPLI-CITY - The Road User Information System of the Future
      Speaker: Antonio Paradell, R&D Manager Smart Mobility, Worldline Research & Innovation
    • 15:00 - 15:30 Special session on AIOTI
       

      Title: Learn all about the European Alliance for Internet of Things (AIOTI) - Bringing about the potential of Hyper connected Society.
      Speaker: Dr. Ovidiu Vermesan, SINTEF
       
    • 16:00 - 16:30 Special session on VirtuWind
       

      Title: VirtuWind - 5G for Energy
      Speaker: Vivek Kulkarni, VirtuWind Project Manager
    • 17:00 - 17:30 Special session on CityPulse
       

      Title: Large-scale Data Analytics for Smart Cities
      Speaker: Dr. Payam Barnaghi, CityPulse project coordinator
    • 18:00- 18:05
      'COSMOVISION' Performance

  • Thursday 25/02/2016

    • 09:15 - 10:30 Mobile is Innovation session: @Hall 4, Auditorium 1 

      Keynote speech by Professor Sir Konstantin Novoselov, Nobel Pirize winner and member of the Graphene Flagship Advisory Council
    • 10:00- 10:05 'COSMOVISION' Performance: @EC Pavilion

    • 10:00 - 12:30 Congress Square CS50: @Catalan Pavilion

      Pitching session SME Instrument Champions - European funding for Innovative companies - EASME
    • 11:30- 12:00 Special session on 5G: @EC Pavilion

      Title: The European 5G PPP/Initiative
      Speaker: Dr. Maziar Nekovee, mmMAGIC Project Coordinator
    • 12:15 - 13:15 Graphene session by Graphene Flagship partners: @Hall 4, Auditorium 5

    • 12:30 - 12:35 'COSMOVISION' Performance: @EC Pavilion 

    • 13:30- 14:00 Special session on project 5G NORMA: @EC Pavilion

      Title: Network Slicing based E2E Architecture for 5G era
      Speaker: Dr. Simone Redana, 5G NORMA Project coordinator
    • 14:30 - 15:00 Special session on project SIMPLI-CITY: @EC Pavilion

      Title: SIMPLI-CITY - The Road User Information System of the Future
      Speaker: Antonio Paradell, R&D Manager Smart Mobility, Worldline Research & Innovation
       
    • 15:30 - 16:00 Special session on 5G socio-economic study: @EC Pavilion

      Title: Where will 5G deliver significant socio-economic value?
      Speaker: Simon Fletcher, Senior Manager, Product Strategy and Innovation, NEC Telecom MODUS Ltd
    • 16:30- 17:00 Special Session on project METIS-II: @EC Pavilion

      Title: METIS-II Mobile and wireless communications Enablers for Twenty-twenty Information Society
      Speaker: Dr. Olav Queseth, METIS-II Project coordinator
    • 17:15 - 17:45 Special Session on project CityPulse: @EC Pavilion

      Title: Large-scale Data Analytics for Smart Cities
      Speaker: Dr. Payam Barnaghi, CityPulse project coordinator
    • 18:00 - 18:05 'COSMOVISION' Performance to close our pavilion: @EC Pavilion