The Silicon Valley 5G Summit 2017


The Silicon Valley 5G Summit

Realizing Commercial 5G


Samsung Electronics, together with Samsung Research America, hosted the 2nd Annual Silicon Valley 5G Summit at the Samsung Electronics America Campus on October 19th. The summit brought together global telecommunications industry leaders from across the value chain to lay the foundation for an open end-to-end ecosystem for fifth generation (5G) networks.

More than 100 industry leaders gathered to discuss the opportunities and challenges involved in the commercialization of 5G technologies. The participants consisted of chip makers and other component manufacturers, telecom operators, universities, industry analysts, system vendors, investors, policy makers and measurement equipment vendors, representing a wide cross-section of interests and expertise.


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Period Program Presenter
Opening 09:00 ~ 09:05
(5 min)
Welcome Speech
  • Paul Kyungwhoon Cheun
    Samsung Electronics, EVP, Head of NG Communication Business Team
Keynote Session 09:05 ~ 09:45
(40 min)
5G Spectrum
Session 1 09:45 ~ 10:05
(20 min)
5G Standardization
Session 2 10:05 ~ 10:45
(40 min)
5G Operator's Viewpoint: Part 1

Moderator: Daryl Schoolar, Principal Analyst, Ovum

Coffee Break
10:45 ~ 11:00 (15 min)
Session 3 11:00 ~ 11:40
(40 min)
5G Opportunities
Session 4 11:40 ~ 12:30
(50 min)
5G Emerging Technologies
Lunch Time
12:30 ~ 14:00 (90min)
Session 5 14:00 ~ 14:50
(50 min)
5G Operator's Viewpoint: Part 2

Moderator: Daryl Schoolar, Principal Analyst, Ovum

Session 6 14:50 ~ 15:40
(50 min)
Test Eco System
Coffee Break
15:40 ~ 15:55 (15 min)
Session 7 15:55 ~ 17:25
(90 min)
End-to-End Infrastructure Building
Moderator: Woojune Kim, SVP, Head of NG Strategy Group, Samsung Electronics
Closing 17:25 ~ 17:30
(5 min)
Closing comment
  • Mark Louison
    Samsung Electronics America, SVP and GM, Networks Business at Samsung Electronics America

* in reverse-alphabetical order of company name

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