There has been a remarkable surge of interest in the deployment of private wireless networks in recent years.  While private networks aren’t a new phenomenon, the emergence of network access technologies like 5G and Wi-Fi 6 have created the potential for new use cases and new enterprise markets.  This webinar will provide a global view of how private networks are evolving and feature experts from Intel Corporation and Mandala Insights.  Speakers will dive into an engaging exploration of emerging business models, the role of spectrum in vertical industries, deployment scenarios and a wide range of global case studies will be explored. 

Featured Speakers

Jonathan Wood

General Manager of Business Development & Partnerships, Next Generation and Standards

Jonathan Wood is responsible for Strategic Partnerships at Intel Corporation for 5G, Connected Compute and Emerging Technologies. Earlier in his career, Jonathan has spent more than two decades in various executive positions at GEC, Philips Electronics, AT&T/Lucent Technologies and Intel where his responsibilities spanned a range of Sales, Business Development, Strategy, M&A and Marketing positions for Wireless, Internet, OS/Software, Cloud and Semiconductors. Always at the very edge of leading and disruptive technologies, Jonathan is an evangelist for Intel 5G and Data Centric Strategy.

Shiv Putcha

Founder and Principal Analyst
Mandala Insights

Shiv Putcha is the Founder and Principal Analyst at Mandala Insights, an independent, boutique analyst firm that offers insights, opinions and research on the network and emerging technologies that will drive the next billion digital opportunities in Asia. Shiv is also keenly focused on the intersection of rising enterprise productivity, Industry 4.0 and 5G. Prior to founding Mandala, Shiv covered the telecommunications industry in Asia-Pacific for IDC and Ovum, along with stints at the Yankee Group, Qualcomm and LogicaCMG while based in the United States. 

Most recently, while at IDC, Shiv was responsible for driving IDC’s research and thought leadership on consumer mobility trends and telco strategies across the Asia/Pacific region. He also had an additional responsibility as the Telecom Practice Lead for Asia-Pacific in 2016-17 and managed a team of analysts across key Asian markets and coverage areas. 

Shiv is a frequent speaker at conferences and client engagements. He is also often invited to present his opinions on news media – CNBC, ET NOW, BBC as well as regularly quoted in print media. 

Shiv holds an MBA from Southern New Hampshire University and a BA (Honors) in Economics from Delhi University.


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