With the 3GPP expected to mark another important milestone at the beginning of July — the completion of 5G NR Release 16, the world is at the cusp of entering the next chapter of the 5G era. Release 16 is a concerted effort to drive enhancements in the foundational aspects of a 5G system (e.g., coverage, mobility, power, reliability), and to expand the reach of 5G that will transform a wide range of industries. This second release of the global 5G standard is earmarked with a broad set of projects that deliver on the 5G promise of supporting new services, spectrum, and deployments.

Join this webinar to:


• Stay up to date on the status of 3GPP
• Track our journey so far on 5G commercialization
• Understand how 3GPP Release 16 enhances the foundational aspects of 5G
• Learn about the upcoming system innovations that will expand the reach of 5G

Featured Speakers

Lorenzo Casaccia

Vice President, Technical Standards
Qualcomm Europe, Inc.

Lorenzo has been at the forefront of wireless technology and innovation for almost 20 years. He joined Qualcomm in 2000 and has been with the company since then, covering a variety of roles related to wireless communication, including research and system design, regulatory, product, and technology standardization. He leads Qualcomm’s 3GPP team including the recent creation of the 5G standards and its evolution. Lorenzo is a college graduate in Electrical Engineering from the Turin Polytechnic, in Telecommunication from the Eurecom Institute, France, and in Philosophy and Philosophy of Knowledge from the Rome University. He is the author of over 50 US patents, and he is on the Board of Advisors of the startup accelerator Luiss Enlabs in Italy.

Date:  Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Time:  12:00pm ET | 9:00am PT
Duration:  1 Hour

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