Upcoming events

6G: Software Defined Radio and RF Sampling

16 September 2021

Where: techUK, Online

What: Abhaya Sumanasena, Chair of Spectrum Policy Forum, reviewing, next steps and closing comments

5G World Summit

21-23 September 2021

Where: ExCeL, London (or virtual event 20-24 September)

What: Abhaya Sumanasena is on the panel of “What is the future of auctions?” on Thursday 23rd September

CWIC 2021: Wireless in Digital and Circular Economies

9 November 2021

Where: IWM Duxford & Virtual

What: Julie Bradford is conference chair

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5G Expo Global 2021: Embracing 5G for a Connected World

14 September 2021

Where: Virtual

What: Simon Fletcher chairing live panel on Peak Efficiency with 5G

ECOC 2021: 6G – Techno-Economics

13 September 2021

Where: Virtual

What: Simon Fletcher speaking on The techno-economic implications of making a seamless transition to 6G

CW TEC 2021: Engineering 5G Private Networks

7 – 8 July 2021

Where: Virtual Exhibition & Networking

What: Julie Bradford presenting talk on “Options for 5G private networks and finding the most cost effective one for your situation”

ITS 2021

23 June 2021

Where: Virtual (Gothenburg)

What: Juan Rendon Schneir of Deutsche Telekom will be delivering a presentation, co-authored by Real Wireless, on a 5G business case for an industrial sea port region. It is based on the analysis for Hamburg port under 5G-MoNArch.

Small Cells World Summit 2021 

11-13 May 2021

Where: Virtual

What: Mark Keenan moderating on Commercial Property and Indoor Systems, Simon Fletcher talk and awards judging

Virtual Networks: Realising the ‘true 5G’ dream 

20, 22, 27, 29 April 2021

Where: Webinar

What: Julie Bradford attending the sessions on – What does “true” 5G mean? (20April), Open standards and orchestration to achieve end to end virtualised networks (22 April), Private networks, slicing and meeting the needs of industrial users (27 April)
Julie Bradford, Virtual Networks SIG Champion, leading “Deploying virtualised 5G networks in practice” on 29 April

Westminster eForum: Immersive technologies in the UK

30 March 2021

Where: On Line

What: Simon Fletcher speaking

techUK’s Diversifying Telecoms Campaign Week

22-26 March 2021

Where: techUK, Online
What: John Okas presenting on 2G Sunset on 24 March

UK SPF Plenary

28 January 2021

Where: techUK, Online
What: Abhaya Sumanasena presenting findings of the 26 GHz study

Predicting 2021 trends: Connectivity insight from Real Wireless

21 January 2021

Where: Webinar

What: Our panel will discuss their predictions for connectivity developments through 2021. Join us to hear their thoughts and predictions for what lies ahead as we hopefully return to some semblance of normality. 

Diversifying Telecoms: driving innovation through private networks

19 January 2021

Where: techUK, Online
What: Julie Bradford will be speaking 

How can tech help Santa? 

17 December 2020

Where: Webinar

What: Julie Bradford talks about how wireless technology can help a toy production facility in a challenging Arctic environment. 

UK SPF: How to take account of social value in spectrum awards

15 December 2020

Where: techUK, Online
What: Abhaya Sumanasena speaking on “Increasing the value with an investment-friendly framework for spectrum awards: a case study from Austria”

IEEE Global Communications Conference 

7-11 December 2020

Where: Taipei, Taiwan or virtual

What: Simon Fletcher workshop organiser

Spectrum: from scarcity to abundance in one WRC…..but does mmWave work for small cells?

17 November 2020

Where: Webinar

What: Simon Fletcher is speaking in a chairing capacity as a SIG champion

5G Techritory

11-12 November 2020

What: Simon Fletcher chairing session on “5G Business Models”

Unleash the Power of Private Networks for the Vertical Markets

11-12 November 2020

Where: Virtual Event
What: Simon Fletcher chairing “Reliable, secure, configurable – what do enterprise customers look forward to”

SourcingTech Event Series – 5G

21 October 2020

Where: Webinar

What: Abhaya Sumanasena speaking

Wireless Networks in Ports 2020

16 October 2020

Where: Radisson Bloomsbury Hotel, 9-13 Bloomsbury St, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 3QD

What: Julie Bradford on the panel and also speaking on “Demonstrating the feasibility and value of 5G network slicing in the Port of Hamburg”

The value of spectrum in a 5G world

24 September 2020

Where: Online Webinar, Berkshire Local Network

What: Abhaya Sumanasena speaking 

CWIC 2020: At the Edge

22 September 2020

Where: Webinar

What: Simon Fletcher is conference chair and Julie Bradford chairing transport session

A reality check for SDN in progress towards 5G network virtualisation

8 September 2020

Where: Webinar

What: Julie Bradford chairing

Bridging the gap between local authorities and mobile network operators 

7 September 2020

Where: Webinar

What: John Okas moderating panel discussion

Wireless World Research Forum Meeting 44

29 June – 1 July 2020

Where: Copenhagen, Denmark

What: Simon Fletcher speaking

UK SPF Cluster 4: WRC-23 Agenda Items Workshop: Key Terrestrial Mobile Topics

5 June 2020

Where: techUK, Online
What: Abhaya Sumanasena attending

5G Africa Forum


Where: Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Parktonian All-Suite, 120 De Korte Street, Johannesburg, South Africa

What: Simon Fletcher presenting

Westminster eForum: The growth of immersive technologies in the UK   

2 April 2020

Where: On Line

What: Simon Fletcher presenting

Reality Check for SDN – CANCELLED

12 March 2020

Where: Marks and Clerk, 15 Fetter Lane, London, EC4A 1BW

What: Julie Bradford attending as SIG champion

Mobile World Congress

24 – 27 February 2020 – CANCELLED

Where: Barcelona, Spain
What: Simon Fletcher and Oliver Bosshard attending

UK SPF: Spectrum demand for transport and logistics

18 February 2020

Where: 10 St Bride Street, London, EC4A 4AD
What: Abhaya Sumanasena attending

5G Huddle 2020

5-6 February 2020

Where: New Delhi, India
What: Simon Fletcher attending and chairing a panel on Day 1 – Evolving 5G business models – Delivering a long-term and sustainable future for 5G

Private Networks in a 5G World

26-27 November 2019

Where: Inmarsat, London
What: Mark Keenan attending

UK SPF Cluster 1 and WiFi NOW: Demand for 6 GHz Spectrum

14 November 2019

Where: 10 St Bride Street, London, EC4A 4AD
What: Abhaya Sumanasena attending

UK SPF Cluster 2: What do industry want from DSA?

13 November 2019

Where: 10 St Bride Street, London, EC4A 4AD
What: Abhaya Sumanasena attending

5G in Healthcare

12 November 2019

Where: The Nucleus, Chesterford Research Park, Little Chesterford, Saffron Walden, CB10 1TS
What: Julie Bradford attending

Total Telecom Congress 2019 – Global Telecoms Reimagined

29-30 October 2019

Where: Business Design Centre, London
What: Simon Fletcher attending

Technology Enablers for 5G spectrum sharing

21 October 2019

Where:Digital Catapult, 101 Euston Road, London NW1 2RA

What: Abhaya Sumanasena attending

UK Spectrum Policy Forum – Plenary Meeting

17 October 2019

Where: 10 St Bride Street, London, EC4A 4AD
What: John Okas presenting report summary and launch – The potential impact of switching off 2G in the UK

INCA Conference & Awards Dinner 2019

16-17 October 2019

Where: Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Hotel, Portland Street, Manchester, M1 4PH
What: Mark Keenan speaking on Spectrum Developments

GIANT Health Event

15-16 October 2019

Where: Chelsea Football Club Stadium London, England
What: Simon Fletcher will be chairing a session on 5G Future of Healthcare

CW TEC 2019 – 5G, Satellites & Magic MIMO

26 September 2019

Where: The University of Cambridge, William Gates Building, 15 JJ Thomson Ave, Cambridge, CB3 0FD
What: Julie Bradford attending and chairing “What has Massive MIMO ever done for us?”

UK SPF: DSA and sharing within the international context

25 September 2019

Where: 10 St Bride Street, London, EC4A 4AD
What: Simon Fletcher attending

5G Rural Showcase

25 September 2019

Where: Lancaster Conference Centre, Lancaster University, Green Lane, Bailrigg, LA1 4GJ
What: Gary Littledyke attending

UK SPF: Spectrum demand for transport and logistics

19 September 2019

Where: 10 St Bride Street, London, EC4A 4AD
What: Abhaya Sumansena speaking on “Spectrum requirements for a port city environment” 

Roads fit for the future

19 September 2019

Where: IET London, Savoy Place, London
What: Anthony Dunne attending 

Contracting barriers for connected cities

12 September 2019

Where: Emmanuel College, St Andrew’s St, Cambridge CB2 3AP
What: Simon Fletcher chairing a session as SIG champion


10 September 2019

Where:etc.venues, St Paul’s, 200 Aldersgate, London, EC1A 4HD
What: Oliver Bosshard attending

Spectrum: Mapping The Future

10 September 2019

Where: Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR
What: Abhaya Sumansena, John Okas, Gary Littledyke attending

Smart Port Market Study Visit

3 – 4 July 2019

Where: J1, Marseille, France
What: Stuart Mitchell attending

Supporting Wireless Innovation for Agritech and Rural Connectivity

2 July 2019

Where: Ofcom, 2 Caspian Point, Cardiff, CF10 4DQ
What: Gary Littledyke attending

Made in 5G – for manufacturing and logistics

2 July 2019

Where: Euston Road, London, NW1 2RA
What: Caroline Gabriel chairing

RSPG WG European Spectrum Strategy Workshop

28 June 2019

Where: Ofcom, Riverside House, 2a Southwark Bridge Rd, London, SE1 9HA United
What: Abhaya Sumanasena attending

CWIC 2019: Digitising Industry

26 June 2019

Where: Wellcome Genome Campus Conference Centre, Cambridgeshire, CB10 1RQ
What: Simon Fletcher chairing debate; John Okas and Gary Littledyke attending

Commonwealth Spectrum Management Forum 2019

19 -21 June 2019

Where: Coin Street Community Centre, London
What: Abhaya Sumanasena discussing “What options exist to deliver the required backhaul services in rural areas?”

EuCNC 2019

18-21 June 2019

Where: Valencia, Spain
What: Simon Fletcher attending and presenting on 19 June

Rural Connected Communities Project Workshops

19 June 2019

Where: Newport, Wales
What: Gary Littledyke attending

5G World Summit

11 – 13 June 2019

Where: ExCeL, London
What: Oliver Bosshard chairing URLLC stream on day 2 ; Simon Fletcher speaking about AutoAir ; Abhaya Sumanasena attending

5G Mobile Network Architecture – Smart Sea Port testbed and overall project research results

5 June 2019

Where: Dialoghaus Hamburg, Alter Wandrahm 4, 20457 Hamburg, Germany
What: Julie Bradford presenting the techno-economic analysis carried out by Real Wireless

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Sammal Cells World Summit 2019

21 – 22 May 2019

Where: Novotel London West, London
What: Simon Fletcher speaking & chairing and a member of the award committee

UK Spectrum Policy Forum – Plenary Meeting

16 May 2019

Where: techUK, 10 St Bride St, London EC4A 4AD
What: Mike Goddard presenting: Setting WRC Agendas – how can the process be improved?

Wireless World Research Forum Meeting 42

15 – 16 May 2019

Where: Tokyo
What: Simon Fletcher speaking on 5G MONARCH & TOURS

5G Huddle 2019 – The 5G dream becomes a reality

14 May 2019

Where: Tokyo
What: Simon Fletcher presenting on UK/Korea collaboration

CEPT workshop on new spectrum solutions for industry sectors

2 – 3 May 2019

Where: Scandic Hotel, Copenhagen
What: Abhaya Sumanasena attending

5G & Beyond

13 April 2019

Where: Phoenicia University, Lebanon
What: Hassan Osman keynote speaker about 5G and Verticals

UK Spectrum Policy Forum – Cluster 4: Future WRC Agenda Item

12 April 2019

Where: techUK, 10 St Bride St, London EC4A 4AD
What: Mike Goddard presenting: Setting WRC Agendas – how can the process be improved?

5G Realised

10 – 11 April 2019

Where: 28 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS
What: Simon Fletcher attending and present at the stand

Supporting wireless innovation in manufacturing and health

9 April 2019

Where: Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BE

What: John Okas and Gary Littledyke attending

Are small cells ready for private LTE primetime in the lead-up to 5G?

2 April 2019

Where: Magdalene College, Magdalene St, Cambridge CB3 0AG
What: Simon Fletcher chairing and Julie Bradford attending

Telecom Review Summit

29 March 2019

Where: Phoenicia Hotel, Beirut, Lebanon
What: Hassan Osman attended

BAPCO Annual Conference and Exhibition 2019

12 – 13 March 2019

Where: Ricoh Arena, Coventry
What: Gary Littledyke attended

Next steps for UK mobile – infrastructure, market dynamics and 5G development

14 March 2019

Where: London
What: Abhaya Sumanasena attended

5G / Smart City Presentation at NDU University

27 February 2019

Where: Notre Dame University, Beirut, Lebanon
What: Hassan Osman presented

Mobile World Congress 2019

25-28 February 2019

Where: Barcelona, Spain
What: Julie Bradford, Simon Fletcher and Oliver Bosshard attended

The Autoair stand is a booth in the GSMA Innovation City (4A30)
The MoNArch stand is in the booth of the 5G Infrastructure Association in Hall 7, booth 7K17.

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AutoAir – 5G for Transport Showcase

12 February 2019

Where: Millbrook Proving Ground, Bedfordshire
What: Simon Fletcher and John Okas are attended. Dr. Anastasios Karousos demonstrated our 5G radio network modelling & dimension tool and explained our socio-economic analysis for the UK’s transport corridors

5G The Advent

30 January 2019

Where: IET London, Savoy Place, London, WC2R 0BL
What: Anthony Dunne attended

IET Cambridge Network- Virtual Reality

17 January 2019

Where: Cambridge University Engineering Department (CUED), CB2 1PZ
What: Julie Bradford is attended

Neutral Host Networks: vision and reality Conference

14 January 2019

Where: Tech UK, 10 St Bride St, London EC4A 4AD
What: Simon Fletcher is presented and  John Okas and Gary Littledyke attended

ICT in Lebanon – Towards a Brighter Future

4 – 6 December 2018

Where: OEA Premises – Bir Hassan, Lebanon
What: Hassan Osman is attended

Automatic Train Consist Recognition

27 November 2018

Where: The DoubleTree by Hilton – London Victoria Hotel, 2 Bridge Place, London, SW1V 1QA
What: Oliver Bosshard attended

Connected Stadium Summit

20 – 21 November 2018

Where: Johan Cruijff ArenA, Amsterdam
What: Oliver Bosshard chairing and speaking on Focus on connectivity and bandwidth – What do the clients really want?

CW & Digital Catapult

19 November 2018

Where: Digital Catapult, 101 Euston Rd, Kings Cross, London NW1 2RA

What: Julie Bradford, Dr Abhaya Sumanesena and Gary Littledyke attending

NetWorld 2020

15 November 2018

Where: Brussels
What: Simon Fletcher talking about Real Wireless’ experience on NORMA and MoNArch and the technologies that are being researched and the capabilities RW has developed as a result of being part of those projects, and some discussion on the next research programme

RICS Telecoms Forum Conference

13 November 2018

Where: Park Plaza Victoria, London
What: Mark Keenan presenting on Connected Stadiums

CW Small Cell SIG – Realising the 5G Opportunity for Pioneering Spectrum Access – Beyond Exclusive Licensing

8 November 2018

Where: Future Cirities Catapult, London
What: Simon Fletcher chairing the CW small cell event

Wireless World Research Forum Meeting 41

31 October 2018

Where: Herning, Denmark
What: Simon Fletcher presenting a paper for MoNArch + Japan 5G Forum meeting for DCMS UK5G-AB

Network Slicing Summit

23 October 2018

Where: Messe, Berlin
What: Simon Fletcher chairing the panel: The Vertical View – Are Operators providing what the Verticals expect and need?

RAN World 2018

8 – 10 October 2018

Where: Sheraton Parco De’ Medici, Rome Hotel, Rome, Italy
What: Simon Fletcher chairing first day and moderating; panel discussion: Evolving the network through virtualisation of the RAN, and WG4: Virtualisation and C-RAN

URLLC conference

5 – 6 September 2018

Venue: Sheraton Skyline Heathrow, London
What: Simon Fletcher is speaking


UK SPF – Cluster 3: Social and Economic Value 2

31 July 2018

Venue: techUK, London

What: Abhaya Sumanasena will be attending, come and join us

Witness the Magic of Connectivity

12 July 2018

Venue: The Magic Circle, Centre for the Magic Arts, 12 Stephenson Way, Kings Cross, London NW1 2HD

What: Oliver Bosshard speaking on Strategies (and concepts) for Wireless Connectivity in a Rail Environment

CWIC 2018

4 July 2018

Venue: Wellcome Genome Campus Conference Centre, Hinxton, Cambridgeshire, CB10 1RQ

What: Simon Fletcher chairing

UK Spectrum Policy Forum – Cluster 1: Future Spectrum Demand (Part 2)

28 June 2018

Venue: TechUK

What: Abhaya Sumanasena speaking about Spectrum demand in the UHF band

EuCNC 2018

18 – 21 June 2018

Venue: Ljubljana, Slovenia 

What: Simon Fletcher speaking and panalist at Workshop 4 – 2nd Workshop on business models and techno-economic analysis for 5G networks

Julie Bradford presenting Special Session 4a – Resource Elasticity for 5G Network Architecture and presenting Special Session 5 – 5G Architecture towards Verticals

DAS & Small Cells Congress

11 – 13 June 2018

Venue: Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas

What:Oliver Bosshard will be speaking on:
DAS or Small Cell? Requirements before Technology – the Process and Elements to get to the Right Solution

5G Huddle

29 May 2018

Venue: Durban, South Africa

What: Simon Fletcher will be speaking on:

UK5G: Show me the money: Understanding the business case for NFV

24 May 2018

Venue: Runway East, The Engine Room Runway East Moorgate, 10 Finsbury Square, London EC2A 1AF

What: Julie Bradford will be a member of a panel discussion and give an overview on “monetising virtualised networks”. She will report insights from the economic analysis of a multi-service 5G network in a central London area recently completed under the EC 5GPPP phase 1 project 5G NORMA and describe how this work is being built on under the phase 2 5G MoNArch project

SCWS World

21 – 23 May 2018

Venue: Novotel West, London

What:Mark Keenan will be speaking


25 – 28 April 2018

Venue: Beirut, Lebanon

What:Hassan Osman will be speaking on:
The business case of 5G in a Smart City

5GPPP Advanced spectrum management in 5G+ networks

5GPPP Advanced spectrum management in 5G+ networks

7 March 2018

Venue: BT Centre, London

What: Simon Fletcher will be speaking

Mobile World Congress 2018

Mobile World Congress (MWC)

26 February – 1 March 2018

Venue: Fira de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

What: Simon Fletcher will be attending

Essma Summit 2018

ESSMA Summit – Uniting the stadium industry

16 –17 January 2018

Venue: Aviva Stadium, Dublin

What: Oliver Bosshard and Mark Keenan will be attending

Das and Enterprise Small Cells - Competition or Collaboration?

Das and Enterprise Small Cells – Competition or Collaboration?

7 December 2017

Venue: Huawei, 300 S Oak Way, Green Park, Reading RG2 6UF

What: Simon Fletcher will be speaking

DAS & Small Cells Congress

DAS & Small Cells Congress Europe

6 – 8 November 2017

Venue: NH Barbizon Palace Hotel, Amsterdam

What: Oliver Bosshard will be speaking

Connected Stadium Summit

Connected Stadium Summit

7 – 8 November 2017

Venue: Amsterdam ArenA

What: Mark Keenan will be chairing and Oliver Bosshard will be speaking

URLLC 2017

Ultra Reliable Low Latency Communications (URLLC)

14 November 2017

Venue: London Heathrow Marriot Hotel, UK

What: Simon Fletcher will be speaking and chairing

Wireless World Research Forum

Wireless World Research Forum

18 – 20 October 2017

Venue: CTTC, Castelldefels (Barcelona), Spain
What: Simon Fletcher will be presenting

Self-Organising Networks World

Network Slicing Summit

16 October 2017

Venue: Millennium Gloucester Hotel, London

What: Simon Fletcher will be speaking


RAN World

19 – 20 September 2017

Venue: Crowne Plaza Barcelona FIRA Center, Barcelona, Spain

What: Simon Fletcher chairing on Virtualisation

Full Fibre and 5G Seminar

Full Fibre & 5G Seminar

12 July 2017

Time: 2pm – 5pm

Venue: De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms, London

What: John Okas will chair the panel discussion at 16:15:  Fibre & wireless – Are we on the right track?

Westminster eForum Keynote Seminar: UK spectrum policy 2017 – 6 July 2017

Westminster eForum Keynote Seminar: UK spectrum policy 2017

6 July 2017

Venue: Central London

What: Dr Abhaya Sumanasena presented 5G Britain: key bands, investment and priorities for the UK

Bloomberg -11 July 2017

Bloomberg  – Race to Build a 5G World

11 July 2017

Venue: Bloomberg, London

What: Simon Fletcher spoke on 5G Innovations Viability and Opportunities

Cambridge Wireless 29 June

Cambridge Wireless Small Cell SIG

29 June 2017

Venue: Cambridge

What: Julie Bradford presented “Connecting the unconnected – a qualitative analysis of using small cells to extend coverage in rural and remote locations”

IET Berks 29 June

IET Berkshire – Spectrum for 5G and IoT

29 June 2017

Venue: Reading

What: Dr. Abhaya Sumanasena chairing

Policy UK

Policy UK Connected Future Event

22 June 2017

Venue: Central London

What: John Okas spoke at the event.

5G World

5G World

13 – 15 June 2017

Read our blog about the event: Network readiness core consideration

Venue: ExCel, London

What: Simon Fletcher chaired and judged the 5G Awards and spoke at the ceremony.


CW International Conference

7 June 2017

Venue: Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge

What: John Okas attended the conference.

SCWS - Small Cells World Summit, May 2017

Small Cells World Summit

22 – 25 May 2017

Download our report from the Enterprise Round Table

Venue: Intercontinental O2 Hotel, London

What: Real Wireless spoke at the summit.

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